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British Tours - Day Tours from London

615 Linen Hall, London W1B 5TE, England
+44 20 7038 0688
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Day tour of Windsor castle, Cotswold and Oxford University

We booked our tour whilst still in Australia. We organised a private car for 6 of us as we did not... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
VF-Travellers
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Melbourne, Australia
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An amazing day trip to the Midsomer Murder Locations.

The day tour to the Midsomer Murder set locations was wonderful. Seeing the real life Corston and... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2016
Joan S
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British Tours Ltd. is Britain's longest-established personal tour operator established in 1958. If you are looking for personally guided day tours in and around London, extended tours of England, Scotland & Wales, and excellent tour guides, you have come to the right place.
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615 Linen Hall, London W1B 5TE, England
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We booked our tour whilst still in Australia. We organised a private car for 6 of us as we did not want to be on large tour bus. We stayed in London and were picked up at our hotel. Our driver, Alastair was fantastic. He...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Dear Victoria, What a fantastic review! Having a personable private tour guide like Alastair is a great way to make sure that the tour is tailored to you and your interests! Many thanks for touring with British Tours Jenny

Reviewed 16 August 2016

The day tour to the Midsomer Murder set locations was wonderful. Seeing the real life Corston and Badgers Drift where Barnaby solves his murder mysteries make you feel you are part of the cast. A big thank you to Mike, our guide.More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Dear Joan, Thank you for your kind review about your Midsomer Murder tour with Mike. We love arranging film and TV location tours that allow our visitors to immerse themselves into the sets of their favourite productions and really feel as if they are part...More

Reviewed 16 August 2016

We took a private tour of Hampton Court Palace with Sam, who was outstanding. The entire event was well-organized from pickup at hotel, to travel, tour, and return. We found Sam to be very knowledgeable and personable, and our three young boys especially took to...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear Sameer, Thank you for your review of our guide Sam. We pride ourselves on having great tours for families, with many guides like Sam who are fantastic with children! All the best, Jenny

Reviewed 13 August 2016

We recently chose British Tours for the independent portion of our trip. From the outset the office staff were prompt in their correspondence and helpful in arranging tours. The office was proactive in alerting us to special events subsequently announced, which could interfere with our...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear Warren and Robyn, Thank you for such a lovely review about your guide Geoff. It’s wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with him! We keep abreast of major events in London and the UK and regularly check to see if any of our...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016

Our tour guide, Geoff, was wonderful. He picked us up (early!) at our hotel and asked what we would like to see. After I gave him my list, he planned out our 7 hours to best maximize our time, avoid lines, and respect opening and...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

What a lovely Birthday Present indeed Susan! Thank you for your lovely review about our guide Geoff! Having a guide who know their city- its history and how to avoid its traffic – certainly helps in having a great tour! All the best, Jenny

Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our tour guide Chris was excellent. He worked with our schedule and managed to take us to all the sights we wanted to see. He was very accommodating and made our trip very memorable. He showed us not only the sights, but provided a lot...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear Daisy, What a lovely review – thank you! Chris is a great guide, and it’s nice to hear that his accommodating nature and knowledge is appreciated by our guests! All the best, Jenny

Reviewed 7 August 2016

First of all, many thanks to Aline for being willing to customize a wonderful tour for my family of four, including two teenagers. We wanted a relaxed tour of England, but also wanted to stay overnight at a castle (Thornbury Castle) while seeing all the...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear Patrick, Thank you for your kind words. We’re really pleased to hear you had such a lovely time with Sam visiting the English Countryside! Here at British Tours we are very happy to offer a personalised service so we’re glad to hear that you...More

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Several weeks ago, my group of seven hired British Tours to conduct a day long visit to the Normandy invasion beaches. Our guide--a former RAF pilot and fabulous gentleman--meet us at our hotel and we drove out to the airport to catch a private flight....More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear Brian, It’s a true pleasure to read your words. This tour is one of our favourite excursions to plan and arrange due to its itinerary and it’s a real treat to read feedback from visitors like yourselves who have taken the tour and gotten...More

Reviewed 30 July 2016

We had a wonderful time on our vacation in England. Our tour guide Jeremy was great about showing us all the sights we wanted to see. He was always on time and gave us great background and history. I highly recommend British Tours!

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear Joe, How lovely to hear that you had a great time with Jeremy. Having a personable and knowledgeable guide who is always punctual certainly does help when discovering a new city for the first time! Many thanks for your review! Jenny

Reviewed 29 July 2016

We did two (2) day tours on our last trip to London in July 2016 with British Tours -- Stratford -Upon-Avon combined with the Costwolds and Cambridge combined with the Duxford Air Museum. Both trips were fabulous and our tour guide was exceptionally professional, knowledgeable...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2016

Dear Gail, Thank you for such a lovely review about your guide Mark and our services. We hope that you get to travel to the UK again soon, and sample more of the great variety of tours that we offer! Best wishes Jenny

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lottiestew1
Hello I asked some questions but could not verify I was not a robot !!!!! So I assume my inquiry was not made. I wish to travel to France with some of my family. This coming May. Can you provide a bus for 10 people? Find us accomodation for a night? Plus a French speaking guide?
19 March 2017|
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Response from BritishTours | Property representative |
Hello Lottie, Thank you very much for your enquiry. I am pleased to confirm we are able to offer you a tour of France with a minibus for 10 persons and French speaking guide in May 2017. As for accommodation, we can give... More
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Falguni_Jesrani
Is there availability for private mini bus/van and a guide for around 10 adults and 6 children for a day trip to stonehedge and bath on 22nd Dec 2016?
10 December 2016|
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Response from BritishTours | Property representative |
Hi! Sorry for the delayed response. Yes we have availability and would be happy to arrange a private trip for your family with a comfortable minibus and an expert guide! Please email us or give us your email address so we... More
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elainey612
We are planning a tour of Great Britain including Scotland next May after our cruise ends in Southhampton. We are sourcing information on guided tours and cost. All info and recommendations will be appreciated. Thanks. Lee.
16 October 2016|
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Response from BritishTours | Property representative |
Hi Lee, Thanks for your question - we would be happy to talk with you in detail about your tour requirements. We can customise any tour for you. Our prices start from 300-400 pounds. Please feel free to phone us or email us... More
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