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Windsor Day Tours

Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
+44 7756 591336
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Perfect day tour with the best guide.

Jill organised and made suggestions via email as to what we wanted to see on our day tour. The tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kiaussie
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Big plus to our trip!

My adult daughter and I traveled from TX to London (bad experience with Heathrow to London hotel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dfan2
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Waco, Texas
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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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Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank kiaussie
Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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!

Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank dfan2
Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

Thank Jeffrey C
Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

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

Thank John B
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.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Jill's meticulous attention to detail made our 1st day of vacation so easy and enjoyable. She made reliable arrangements for our transportation to and from our meeting spot and was patient and kind with 6 of us pouring in and out of her car all...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Aww, thank you for your lovely review. You know what? I love it when people ask me lots of questions and we can get into all sorts of discussions. Keeps me on my toes! There's just one thing I have to contradict - I don't...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We hire Jill for a tour to Windsor castle during our 11 hour layover in England. She met us at the airport and drove us to Windsor. Great conversation in the car and she was a wealth of information. Upon arriving at Windsor, she took...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. I'm so glad you had a great day, and hope I can be of service if ever you're back in the UK. Lots more to see!

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

In Stonehenge you are allowed to walk amidst the stones on the day of the spring equinox ( and at least 3 other days of the year, I am told). You can also partake in the rituals of the Druids as they usher in spring....More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It was certainly a special event being at Stonehenge for the spring equinox, wasn't it?! Yes, only Windsor Castle-authorised Blue Badge Guides are permitted to guide within the Precincts of Windsor Castle, and even they can't give tours inside...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had one day in Windsor and after touring the castle on our own, Jill picked us up right on time at our hotel. She then took us to Stonehenge stopping at her favorite village along the way so we could see some thatched roof...More

Thank Dave E
Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure meeting you both, and I hope I may be able to show you some more of our lovely country if ever you're over here again.

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Travelling on my own with an 8 hour layover between flights at London Heathrow, I wanted to find a way to see a bit of the area in a safe, affordable, and convenient way. My tour to Windsor Castle with Windsor Day Tours completely fit...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure meeting you, and being able to help you make good use of your layover.

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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately due to ill health we had to cancel a trip From Southampton to Bath then on to Heathrow with Jill, she refunded our deposit within 1 day , Jill was excellent In organising the customised tour for us, nothing was too much trouble, will...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Wow. Thank you so much for your kind words, even though sadly you had to cancel the tour. I guess I just try to think how I would feel if in the same boat (sorry; ban pun!) and want to make life as easy as...More

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bsuwpc
My wife and I like to have one day tour to Windsor, Bath and Stonehenge on June 9, which tour should we join, how much? can we order on-line? can we see the change of guides at Windsor?
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
We are staying in Windsor, (a few dsys before our tour group starts on Oct 25th) and want to go on a day trip to Leeds Castle, Cliffs if Dover and Cantebarry Cathedral and town. What hotel or location can be a pick-up point for that kind of day trip?
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
we are planning a trip to London and want to take day trip to WIndsor Castle. We have 8 people in our group can you provide a guide/driver for us? Thanks, Anne
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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