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Vibrant Historical Walking Tour Through Falmouth

Falmouth Uncovered

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Falmouth Uncovered is a historical walking tour that peels away the centuries and reveals Falmouth as it used to be — a raucous melting pot of pirates, sailors and adventurers. This is a history tour with fire in its belly, and with gripping stories for grown-ups and fun activity sheets for children, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. There’s nowhere else in the world quite like Falmouth, and after you’ve experienced the tour you’ll never see it in quite the same way again.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Arwenack Street, Arwenack St, Falmouth TR11, UK

We discuss the story of the Killigrews — the ruthless family of pirates who founded Falmouth.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Custom House Quay, Falmouth TR11 3JT, UK

We discover how Falmouth went from nothing to becoming a maritime boom town, famous around the world.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Gyllyng Street, Gyllyng St, Falmouth TR11, UK

What kind of place was Falmouth in the age of sail? A melting pot of nationalities and religious groups, all rubbing shoulders in a town unlike any other. From here we also look across Falmouth from above — the perfect place to soak up its charms.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Smithick Hill, Falmouth TR11, UK

What sort of things happened on these streets? A great deal — murders, violence and general bad behaviour.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Market Street, Market St, Falmouth TR11, UK

Down on the main street we're at the heart of old Falmouth. Here we find where the ladies of night once prowled, and hear the story of Falmouth's famous cannibal arrivals.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Prince of Wales Pier, Falmouth TR11 3DF, UK

We end by standing on the pier, surrounded by our beautiful harbour. Here we hear one final tale, of a former slave who became a local celebrity.

Duration: 10 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Activity sheets for children

Departure Point
2 Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth TR11 3XP, UK

Departure Time
2:00 PM

1 hour 30 minutes

Return Details
Prince of Wales Pier, Falmouth TR11 3DF, UK

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Falmouth Uncovered in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.