Discover Colchester on the run! Tour

Experience a guided Colchester Sightseeing tour which takes you through the town with numerous sights while your personal guide informs you about all the highlights. 

The Tour Highlights

  • St. Botolph's Priory
  • East Street and East Hill
  • The Old Siege House
  • Colchester Park
  • Roman Wall
  • Balkerne Gate
  • Jumbo Water Tower and North Hill
  • Riverside Cottages
  • The Dutch Quarter
  • Trinity Street, Town Hall
  • Colchester Castle

from just £9.50
Book your Colchester Sightrunning Sightseeing Tour

Costs

£9.50 p.P.
Couples Offer: £16.00 for both (£8 p.P.)
Groups >= 5: £7.50 p.P.

Duration & Distance

The tour length is 3.2 miles and will take approx. 45 - 55 minutes.

Fitness Level

Our sightrunning tours are suitable for all levels of runners. If you can jog slowly for about 45 minutes with a couple of breaks you will be fine.

How to get here

...by train
There are frequent InterCity services between Colchester and London Liverpool Street (50 minutes) and Norwich (one hour). There are also frequent services to Colchester (and London) from Harwich International Port, Clacton and Sudbury. For more details www.nationalrail.co.uk/planmyjourney

There are busses outside of the Colchester Station which will bring you into the town centre in approx. 5 minutes.

...by car
There is good access to Colchester from all parts of the country via the A12, M25 and A14.
For more details www.theaa.com/travelwatch/planner_main.jsp. The closest car parks are "Castle Road" and "Priory Stree" car park. Have a look at our Parking in Colchester map.

Meeting Point

Colchester War Memorial (Opposite the Colchester Visitor Centre)
Colchester
Essex
CO1 2PG
United Kingdom

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Showers

There are Showers in Lion Walk Shopping Centre, next to Boots. Limited amount of towels and soap is provided but it is recommended to bring own towel and soap if you plan to take a shower after the run. Prices for the shower use are £0.60 for women and £1.60 for men.

Secure Baggage Storage

There are limited storage facilities for our running group at the Colchester Visitor Information Centre opposite the Colchester War Memorial (our meeting point)

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