Tickets for Durham City Half-Day Tour

Explore the historic town of Durham and its UNESCO-listed cathedral

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Starting time: 09:00 or 13:00
Duration: 3h 30min
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

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  • Get guided around the historic northern English town of Durham with a friendly guide on a 3.5-hour walking tour
  • Learn about the centuries of intriguing history that has shaped the town into a unique cultural heritage site
  • Enter the monumental Durham Cathedral, one of the most spectacular in the UK, and see the exhibition Open Treasure


Discover the enchantingly charming town of Durham on a 3.5-hour guided escapade through its narrow, atmospheric streets. A friendly guide will bring the local history to life with expert storytelling and a healthy dollop of northern wit.

The tour reaches its breathtaking pinnacle at the dramatic Durham Cathedral, one of the first English sites to be awarded the UNESCO World Heritage status – and just one look will tell you why. But, wait till you see the inside!


What's included

3.5-hour tour with an English-speaking live guide
Admission fees and guided tour of Durham Cathedral
Admission to the exhibition 'Open Treasure' at Durham Cathedral

What's not included

Food and drinks
Gratuities (optional)

Amendment policy

  • Changes may be possible for this ticket


Durham Station
Station Approach, DH1 4RB, Durham
Durham Cathedral
The College, DH1 3EH, Durham
  • Show your smartphone ticket to your guide at the meeting point, outside the Durham Station (next to Platform 1)
  • Your guide will be wearing a Iles Tours branded jacket or polo
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before your selected timeslot

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