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Jurassic Safari

24 Lynch Road | Weymouth, Weymouth DT4 0SJ, England
+44 1305 772324
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A little nugget of an adventure

Gary drove us in places not accessible by cars, and the views were stupendous. He was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Catherine B
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Southampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
A great little adventure!

Gary took us around the Isle of Portland on a 2 hour safari. We found out so much about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen H
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London, United Kingdom
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24 Lynch Road | Weymouth, Weymouth DT4 0SJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gary drove us in places not accessible by cars, and the views were stupendous. He was very knowledgeable and his wife is a great cook 😃. We saw a different view of Corfe Castle. This trip will stay with us for years. Thank you so...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gary took us around the Isle of Portland on a 2 hour safari. We found out so much about the history of the place - old and new. He was so knowledgeable and made it all interesting. It was fun too. Jeep is comfortable and...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This was my Partner and I first visit to Dorset. What a beautiful county! It was made memorable by Gary's brilliant commentary; both informative & amusing! The scenery is breathtaking, some of which you wouldn't see by your own steam. We thought it was particularly...More

1  Thank roy1951
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Learned about Jurassic Safari while researching things to do in the Weymouth area. Contacted Gary and Carol and was fortunate that they had two spots left for the day and time frame that worked for us. They were very forthcoming about the seats I'd have...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Just had a really nice trip to see the Purbeck hills today with Gary owner driver and guide who was very entertaining and informative about the areas we visited.I would highly recommend this trip and activity to anyone who would like a great time out...More

Thank AlHashmi123
Reviewed 7 April 2017

A beautiful spring day, perfect for such a wonderful experience. Gary and Carol Fry met us in Wareham and first stop was the hill overlooking Corfe Castle. Not only were we told the history of the castle but also had nature studies of Heath land,...More

Thank Binks0045
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I wanted to see Dorset but since I'm new to the area this safari was perfect. Gary is very knowledgeable since he's lived in this area all his life. My young teens and I almost had a lovely history lesson with all the visuals to...More

Thank JKBam
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

If you want to know about the history of Portland then this is the trip for you. We spent a lovely afternoon with Gary, who was extremely knowledgable and told us some interesting tales of days gone by in Portland. Hot chocolate and a Victoria...More

2  Thank sue3007
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A little delayed in writing this review as we went on this safari at the end of October. Me and my husband and our son were only staying in Weymouth for a few days and so limited time available to do the things we wanted...More

Thank SJN56
Reviewed 19 November 2016

What a great way to learn more about the local area. Gary & Carol have clearly spent a great deal of time researching facts to add to this unique experience. Our 4-hour tour of the Purbecks took us onto private land and fields overlooking the...More

Thank Alex S
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jintyjjr
Hi how do you book please
20 April 2017|
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Response from JurassicSafari | Property representative |
Hi all you have to do is call us on 01305772324 or 07872471973 and we will book you straight onto the next available safari or the date / time that suits you best. many thanks
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chris c
How much does the tour cost?
26 February 2016|
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Response from JurassicSafari | Property representative |
Hi Our 2 hour safaris start at £30 per person and our 4 hour safaris start at £60 per person.
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Cynthia_mgo
Hi,there. Is 3 years old allowed to go on safari trip?thanks
28 September 2015|
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Response from JurassicSafari | Property representative |
Hi, yes that's fine as long as you have a car seat that will fit the Land Rover. Probably best to do our shorter 2 hour safari on Portland.
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