Dover Pubs Tour, Dover (Self Guided)

England has a great beer tradition that has been developed and maintained over the years. Pubs are a place for meeting and spending time with friends. Dover is known for having an interesting pub history. There are pubs with live music and dance floors where special parties are organized. Some of these pubs where known for a long period of time and their tradition lives on. This tour gives a unique opportunity to visit some of the most interesting and famous pubs in Dover, England.
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Dover Pubs Tour Map

Guide Name: Dover Pubs Tour
Guide Location: England » Dover (See other walking tours in Dover)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 km
Author: jenny
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White Horse Inn Dover

1) White Horse Inn Dover

White Horse Inn Dover is a pub that is a traditional English pub with a lot of beer, wine, good food, good service and a great atmosphere. It is located in a nice place, surrounded by gardens that give a special air and disposition. It is also known for its hospitality, acquired over the years and maintained until the present day.
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The Eight Bells

2) The Eight Bells

The Pub Eight Bells appeared since it is located near St. Mary’s church, that was restored in 1843. The only element of the church that remained untouched was the tower that is formed from eight bells. The building of the pub and the hotel were used over the years for different purposes and then officially became a pub and a hotel.
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Prince Albert Pub

3) Prince Albert Pub

The Prince Albert Pub is a pub with atmosphere that will appeal to everyone. It is a nice and relaxing place with friendly company. There is a special program on weekends with live musical bands that sing popular hits. The pub is also known for being a quiet and comfortable place that makes it more attractive, especially evenings.
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Louis Armstrong Pub

4) Louis Armstrong Pub

Louis Armstrong Pub is also called LA pub and is known for good live music and a magnificent atmosphere. They have live bands singing rock, jazz and other musical genres of different periods. The beer menu is great for all tastes and prices, and there is also a wide assortment of drinks such as champagne, wine and cocktails.
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The Red Lion

5) The Red Lion

The Red Lion is a nice pub that is described as being a perfect place for a good rest on evenings and weekends. In summer, it is a great place since you can drink something and spend time discussing with your friends outside, admiring nature and listening to the birds sing in the garden. It has a nice atmosphere, good food, a large TV for watching football or shows and good beer.

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Travel Distance: 5.0 km
Religious Buildings Tour in Dover

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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Dover for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Dover has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Dover, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.