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Windsor Day Tours

Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
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A nice family tour to the Cotswolds

We enjoyed the tour very much. We had a brief history of the places we visited with interesting... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Punctual, personable, articulate, informative, entertaining, accommodating. Recommend for teens and... read more

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Windsor Day Tours offers small, personalised private day tours for up to 6 people from Windsor, Heathrow, Southampton and surrounding areas. Whether it's a day's sightseeing, or a Heathrow Layover, or transfer to your hotel, make the most of your day with a guided visit to the Cotswolds, Stonehenge, Hampton Court Palace, Jane Austen country or similar. Travel in comfort in my top-of-the-range Seat Alhambra and enjoy a day created with your wishes in mind, as well as the ability to get off the beaten track and visit the countryside the big coaches can't reach. Heathrow layovers and Southampton Cruises a speciality.
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Hours Today: 9:45 AM - 5:15 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the tour very much. We had a brief history of the places we visited with interesting details. It was well organized and the guide was attentive and changed a route according to a comment one of us made by the way. We would...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. That's one of the things I love about showing people around privately. You get chatting; find out more about likes and interests, and so if possible, I can try and include something extra. Shame your day was rather muddy...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Punctual, personable, articulate, informative, entertaining, accommodating. Recommend for teens and up

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review; it's much appreciated!

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Jill was absolutely wonderful! She was waiting for us when we landed in London and drove us to Stonehenge. She was very knowledgeable of the historic site and even my little ones were intrigued by her stories. After visiting Stonehenge, she brought us to Wherwell,...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. I have to say, your children were absolutely delightful, and I do enjoy trying to make tours fun for children. If ever you're back in the country I hope I may be able to provide you with another great...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

For our first visit to England we chose to spend a day with Jill. She was a fantastic tour guide and gave us many options to choose from before we left for our trip. She picked us up at our hotel and proceeded through the...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

Thank you for your very kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed your day with me and the lovely British weather at Stonehenge! Hope the road sign discussion will be helpful if you do come back again and drive!

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Our Tour Guide Jill, was fabulous! My wife and I spent the day touring with Jill from Windsor to Stonehenge, seeing the Cathedral in Salisbury, and visiting thatch roofed cottages in the English countryside. Jill's personality and historical intellect on the sites made this tour...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for your very kind review. I absolutely love doing this particular tour as it really showcases how beautiful the Hampshire countryside is before we get to the well known Salisbury and Stonehenge. If ever you're back in the countryside, I hope I may...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Great day with Jill for a tour on our last day in England!! Personalized to what we wanted! Great memories!! Fabulous roast beef, yorkshire pudding lunch in a 400 year old pub in Wherwill! Thatched cottages and Stonehenge were amazing!! Jill will personalize your tour...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Wherwell is such a special place, isn't it? I love helping create special days for special people. I hope I may be of assistance again if ever you're back in the country.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Jill organised and made suggestions via email as to what we wanted to see on our day tour. The tour was just fantastic fitting in a stop more than we had expected. Would give Jill a 11 out of 10 for her knowledge and commitment...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Aw, thank you so much for your kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed your day, and if ever you're back in the country, do let me know. There are so many more things to show you!

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

My adult daughter and I traveled from TX to London (bad experience with Heathrow to London hotel taxi booked through Expedia). Next morning, took Eurostar to Paris for enjoyable full day tour, then next day-Jill from Windsor Day Tours picked us up at hotel, and...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review; it's much appreciated. Yes, you certainly visited at an interesting time, so lots to talk about! Glad you liked Winchester - it's definitely a favourite area of mine (and the villages around - I'll have to show you those...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We booked a tour on our last day in England before an early flight at Heathrow the next morning. We were picked up at a hotel near Heathrow and ended up having a wonderful experience. Jill scheduled everything so we would have enough time to...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure showing you around, and finding a special place for your cream tea! I think I enjoyed discovering a new place as much as you did!! Hope I can show you some more of this lovely...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

After a tumultuous start to our journey (my family and I are NOT used to places like Heathrow!), Jill Pretorius was the perfect person to greet us and introduce us to the United Kingdom beyond the airport. She instantly set us at ease, expertly worked...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure meeting you all, and truly I derive pleasure from providing as excellent and caring a service as I possibly can.

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bsuwpc
22 May 2017|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi bsuwpc, I offer private tours only, and am not affiliated with any of the coach companies who offer tours to Windsor, Stonehenge and Bath - so I'm probably not the best person to advise you on that. All the main coach... More
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CulinaryQueen123
5 October 2015|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi I know some big coach companies offer this tour, but I'm afraid I don't. I prefer to offer tours that hopefully aren't so rushed and offer my guests time to visit and savour places, rather than spending too much time on a... More
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annejenkins
19 August 2015|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately I can only take 6 people in my car. It is however, an easy journey from London to Windsor by train.
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