Lerwick Self-Guided Audio Tour

Download a vibrantly-narrated mp3 audio guide combined with a map detailing the area of your tour.

This informative audio guided tour through the historic fishing town of Lerwick will take you through the narrow streets where you will see sights such as great Fort Charlotte and take in breathtaking views from The Knab.

per adult from




1 to 3 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Zip folder of audio files and map
    • Self-Guided Audio Tour
    • Self-paced
    • Downloadable link to download mp3 file and map
    What's excluded :
    • Audio Device
    • Transportation
    • Food/Drinks
    • Headphones
    • Entry/Admission - Clickimin Broch
    • Entry/Admission - Shetland Museum and Archives
    • Entry/Admission - Fort Charlotte
    • Entry/Admission - Town Hall
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Clickimin Broch, South Road, Lerwick Scotland

    Brochs are found

    only in Scotland and are dry stone structures from the Late Bronze Age and Iron


    They continue to be so

    me of the

    most sophisticated examples of dry stone architecture to


    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Shetland Museum and Archives, Hays Dock, Lerwick ZE1 0WP Scotland

    Archaeological discoveries on Shetland

    show the presence

    of humans here dating back to between

    4,320 and 4,030 BC.

    Ancient buildings, graves and equipment have

    been found which, as well as the

    brochs, identify activity here for over 6,000years.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Fort Charlotte, Commercial Street 1 Charlotte Street, Lerwick ZE1 0JL Scotland

    Originally built during

    the 17th century, Fort Charlotte’s purpose was as a stronghold during

    international trade disputes, but its existence led to what would become the settlement of Lerwick.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Town Hall Hillhead Hillhead, Lerwick ZE1 0HB Scotland

    Completed in1884, Lerwick Town Hall came from a period of expansion

    for the town due to the

    boom in herring fishing and the wealth it brought with it.

    Before the 1880s, there had been no

    designated Town Hall in Lerwick.

    Duration: 15 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Post Office Ltd, 74-78 Commercial St, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0DL, UK
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Lerwick Town Hall, Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0HB, UK
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, warm clothing
    • Please note this is an audio tour. No physical guide will accompany you.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please download the audio file and make it ready before you start your journey
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Our audio tours are self guided and you can take the tour safely in your own bubble. Download the tour to your iPhone or Android while you have internet. You can start the tour at a time and place to suit your needs. A safe way to explore!
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


English - Audio

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Organised by Citywalksz Ltd

Activity ID: V-30114P50

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