Everyday Life Walking Tour in Bournemouth, Bournemouth

According to statistics, people that live in Bournemouth are happy and satisfied with their lives. They have beautiful gardens to walk in, beaches and great shopping opportunities. This self-guided tour will reveal to you the everyday way of life of people living Bournemouth.
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Everyday Life Walking Tour in Bournemouth Map

Guide Name: Everyday Life Walking Tour in Bournemouth
Guide Location: England » Bournemouth (See other walking tours in Bournemouth)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 8
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 km
Author: vickyc
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Wessex Fine Art & Ceramics

1) Wessex Fine Art & Ceramics

Wessex Fine Art & Ceramics is set in the outskirts of Bournemouth in the residential quarter. It is a gallery and a shop. You can simply watch the fine arts there or buy something as a souvenir to take home. There are art works of English contemporary artists, frames and fine...   view more
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Percy Florence Shelley Pub

2) Percy Florence Shelley Pub

Percy Florence Shelley Pub is visited by many locals. The atmosphere is very friendly at the pub and people like coming here to have some real ale. There are many kinds of beers served at this pub at cheap prices and this makes this place one of the popular pubs of...   view more
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Boscombe Library

3) Boscombe Library

Boscombe Library is a large library attended by locals of the Boscombe neighbourhood of Bournemouth. Besides local readers, there are different events organized there almost every day of the week, especially for kids, like "story-time for pre-schoolers", singing songs and...   view more
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Pedestrian Area of Boscombe

4) Pedestrian Area of Boscombe

Pedestrian Area of Boscombe is a very beautiful part of this region where there are always many locals shopping or just having a drink in cafes. The street is lined with many shops, cafes and restaurants and it is the main shopping area. The buildings in this area are designed in art deco style. There is an open air market on Thursday and Saturday. There are all kinds of goods at the market, from fresh food to clothes and jewelry. There is the Royal Arcade and a big...   view more
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St Clement Church

5) St Clement Church

Saint Clement Church is a perfect example of Victorian Gothic churches in England. This church was always well maintained by the locals. The architecture and the green area around the church attract many wedding couples to take photos; people also go there to meditate. The church dates back to 1871. There is an impressive tower that was built 20 years...   view more
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Boscombe Chine Gardens

6) Boscombe Chine Gardens

Boscombe Chine Garden is now a splendid Victorian garden. There are so many elegant figures creatively designed from bushes and flowers, like butterflies, trains and others. There is a water play area for kids, grounds for sport and a terrace café where locals like to come and relax. The garden spreads to the...   view more
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Boscombe Pier and the Beach

7) Boscombe Pier and the Beach

Boscombe Pier is not a Victorian style old pier that is common in England, but a pier with modern construction within it. The entrance is designed in Googie-style. It is illuminated at night. In the area close to the pier you will see local people relaxing on the golden sandy beach of...   view more
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Urban Reef Restaurant

8) Urban Reef Restaurant

Urban Reef is the perfect place where people can enjoy dinner right at the Boscombe Promenade. It is located at Boscombe Overstrand that is set along the beach several meters to the right of the pier. It comprises everything: restaurant, cafe, a bar and a deli where one can buy some products and prepare dishes at home similar to those served in the restaurant. This restaurant attracts both tourists and locals. You can see the sea and the brand new artificial surf reef from this...   view more

Walking Tours in Bournemouth, England

Create Your Own Walk in Bournemouth

Create Your Own Walk in Bournemouth

Creating your own self-guided walk in Bournemouth is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Bournemouth

Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Bournemouth

Families will find various interesting attractions in Bournemouth. There are specific kids' attractions at the waterfront. Cinemas, great cafes and toy shops are situated in the centre of Bournemouth. Take this self-guided tour for amazing family entertainment in Bournemouth.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km
Tour of Bournemouth's Shopping Areas

Tour of Bournemouth's Shopping Areas

Bournemouth has a plethora of shopping opportunities. There are pedestrian shopping streets in the centre of the town. There are various shops such as gift shops, specialty shops and many clothes boutiques set in arcades. This self-guided tour will lead you through the shops in the centre of Bournemouth.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.7 km
Cultural Walking Tour of Bournemouth

Cultural Walking Tour of Bournemouth

Bournemouth is a tourist centre of culture and history. There are many art galleries and art museums; one of them is Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, that boasts the most unique and quirky collections in the world. There is a huge modern library, theaters and Bournemouth International Center. You can visit the tomb of famous May Shelley - the author of one of the famous Frankenstein novels. Take this self-guided tour to explore the cultural attractions of Bournemouth.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Typically for a seaside resort such as Bournemouth, sitting on the southern coast of England, the city's main attraction is the beaches. However, there are quite a few local sights unique to this place that will make your stay in Bournemouth just as enjoyable off-season, especially if you can explore them in more detail and learn about the history behind. This orientation walk will take you around some of the city's most picturesque Victorian and more modern landmarks so you can get a fuller picture of the delights that Bournemouth has to offer.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km