NEW Cheltenham tour launched!

Fri 15 February 2008

Tourist Tracks has launched a new pair of audio-guided walking tours of Cheltenham, covering the Montpellier and Pittville areas of this historic Regency town.

The tour pack, which costs just £5, contains two sets of MP3 files, which you can copy to your iPod or MP3 player, together with a map for each walk in PDF format. Both walks start and finish outside the tourist information centre on The Promenade, right in the heart of the town.

The routes take in the following highlights:

Montpellier: A 60-minute walk around the Regency centre of Cheltenham, including: the War Memorial; the Neptune fountain; Imperial Gardens; the Queens Hotel; Cheltenham Ladies’ College; the site of the original Montpellier Spa; Lansdown Crescent; the Gordon Lamp; Suffolk Square; the Daffodil (former art deco cinema); Cheltenham College; the birthplace of polar explorer Edward Wilson; Montpellier Gardens; and the Town Hall.

Pittville: A 60-minute stroll out to the Pittville Estate, featuring: Royal Crescent; John Dower House; the Art Gallery and Museum; St Mary’s Church; the Everyman Theatre; the Holst Museum; Pitville Park; the Pittville Pump Room; Wellington Square; and Clarence Square.

To purchase the Cheltenham tour pack, click here.