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Fun and Friendly Stonehenge Tours, direct from the City of Bath
Terrace Walk, Bath BA1 1LF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a part of the day trip so we would have time in to explore Bath. The tour was great because since it was a small bus we were able to take smaller back roads and see more of the British country...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We left spot on time, it was a comfortable ride (just under an hour) and the Driver/tour guide was both informative and very pleasant. They do everything for you, even getting the audio guides and bringing them to the bus with the tickets. It goes...More

Thank Carey P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this tour because it seemed to give us the most time at the stones, but it wasn't enough. I didn't even get into the museum. The tour guide was informative and helpful. I enjoyed seeing the chalk horse and seeing and then driving...More

Thank Lynn S
Sally H, Owner at Scarper Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and kind comments. As you say, we are at Stonehenge longer than most other companies and although 2 hours is ample time for the vast majority of our customers, we are sorry to hear that you would have liked longer. Hopefully,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They said they'll pick you up at the designated area at 2:00 in Bath, and they were there at 1:50 with clipboard to check you off the list. They left on time and had some lovely commentary when applicable on the 70 minute bus ride...More

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Sally H, Owner at Scarper Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review and we're delighted that you enjoyed the tour. All the best from Scarper Tours!

Reviewed 5 August 2018

The tour was excellent. Our guide, John, was great at explaining everything about Stonehenge and during the tour. The tours are organised in small comfy buses, which makes it better for hearing the explanations. The two hours at Stonehenge were good because less than that...More

Thank Isabel C
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Excellent experience with this company. We booked at the last minute. Our guide (John) was great and full of interesting information about the area. I would highly recommend them

Thank Sadhana G
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

If you are in Bath, you must take the Stonehenge tour. The tour itself isnt that long, maximum 4hours, so u will have time to visit another things. There is two times for the tour 9:30 and 2:30. Our driver was friendly, proffesional and informative....More

Thank mahdy m
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We were staying at the Abbey Hotel, so the tourist information centre and the meeting point for the Scarper Tours Stonehenge tour was right on our doorstep. You should go to the tourist information centre first to book your seats and pre-pay for the tour...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

I did a lot of research to pick Scarper Tours for a half-day tour to Stonehenge. I found them to offer the most reasonable package for travel and entry to the site. Our guide Mark was cheerful and informative. The drive was scenic and enhanced...More

Thank MPetrav
Reviewed 20 June 2018

As we planned to visit Stonehenge from our base in Bath during our trip to England, a key question was whether to take a train and then taxi, or pick a tour bus operator. We choose Scarper Tours, and we could not have been happier....More

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22 September 2016|
Response from jfrannn | Reviewed this property |
If you are leaving from Bath it takes about 55 minutes each way, and picks passengers up outside of Abbey Hotel.