A tale of real ale, architecture, history & culture.
Birmingham Tours provides private guided Birmingham walking tours for groups all year round. Our themed walking tours are conducted by qualified Heart of England Blue Badge guides so that you have the most informative, enjoyable and entertaining experience. The walking tours usually last approximately one and a half to two hours but we are totally flexible in terms of timing and starting point so that we fit in with your itinerary. Minimum numbers (usually around 25 people) or minimum charge applies.
Birmingham Real Ale Walk – a tale of real ale, architecture, history and culture.
The Hockley Loop Real Ale Trail, meet the ales – Purity Mad Goose, Wye Valley Butty Bach, and Two Towers. Join Andy or Nigel – landlord and all round character! from the Wellington which has been the winner of CAMRA best real ale pub for a number of years. 800 micro breweries in the UK including the Two Towers Brewery and the Aston Brewing Company – real ale definitely bucks the trend. We will be popping into the Old Joint Stock, The Old Contemptibles, Church Inn, Lord Clifden and the Rose Villa Tavern – maybe more! to enjoy the fascinating history of the area as well as the wonderful ale. The walk lasts approximately 2 hours and includes a taste of the best real ale in Brum to start your evening. Prepare to be entertained, amused and intrigued on this unique walk in Birmingham.
“Great walking tour which met the brief well. We enjoyed the company of our very knowledgeable and experienced guide very much. He really brought the history and the people of the city alive for us.” - Matthew Rice, Personal and Organisational Development Consultant