Free Walking Tour of Nottingham
Join a Free Walking Tour in Nottingham! Can you Handle it Tours runs daily free walking tours in Nottingham. A walking tour is the perfect way to discover a new city with an experienced guide. Stroll over the beautiful streets of Nottingham, dive into the city of football and the city of Robin Hood. The tour lasts about two hours and Citylife Nottingham highly recommends to join.
- Monday to Friday: 11.00 am
- Saturday & Sunday: 11.00 am & 2.00 pm
Old Market Square Nottingham. Look out for the yellow umbrella!
There is plenty to see in Nottingham and joining a guided tour is the ideal way to explore the city!
City Introduction: Nottingham has links to the legend of Robin Hood and to the lace-making, bicycle (notably Raleigh bikes) and tobacco industries. In addition to its impressive history and famous legends, Nottingham is a culturally diverse and vibrant city ideally suited towards student life. Robin Hood is one of the world’s best loved heroes, and Nottingham is proud to be the motherland of this spirited outlaw. Nottingham’s population loves Robin Hood because he ‘took from the rich and gave to the poor’. The city has also been chosen as England’s first City of Football ahead of rivals Manchester and Portsmouth. Nottingham is a major sporting centre, in 2005 was named as “Home of English Sport”. There are various many sports venues based around the city such as the National Ice Centre, Holme Pierrepont National Watersports Centre, and Trent Bridge International. Nottingham is also home to two professional league football teams – the world’s oldest professional league club Notts County, and Nottingham Forest. There are professional rugby, ice hockey and cricket teams as well.