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DD Tours

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Join our local guides on a city walking tour of Dundee. Whether you want to explore the achievements and culture of the city on a Discover Dundee tour, or unearth the city's dark past on a Dark Dundee tour we have a variety of tours to choose from...more
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Dundee DD1 1DD, Scotland
+44 7446 625682
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The guides were enthusiastic providing lots of historical information - great story telling. The contextual critical provenance is vital to understand the broader things that are happening in the 1700’s. Everyday events, crime and disorder, economic successes and failures, famine and the importance of Dundee...More

Thank OHindmarsh
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recently joined the tour of the newly opened dundee vaults. Excellent tour and was fascinating to see the old parts of my home city. The guides were fab and great with the stories and facts about old dundee and their delivery was excellent too. Would...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had been looking forward to this tour of the vaults and it did not disappoint. Interesting and entertaining from start to finish and brought to life by the knowledgeable and entertaining guides, Stewart and Louise. Would highly recommend and I look forward to other tours...More

Thank Gillian N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Louise and Stewart gave us a very interesting tour of the vaults under the the corner of exchange street. Their historic knowledge was amazing. My wife and I are now looking forward to doing some more of there tours. Allan and Maggie Brown

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent a fantastic hour in the company of Stewart & Louise from DD Tours. They took us back to what remains of 17th century Dundee hidden below its modern day streets. Great story tellers both knowledgeable & entertaining. This was our third tour and certainly...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to grab a space on The Vaults tour, and absolutely loved it. Louise and Stewart are the perfect hosts, they're so passionate about the subject it's impossible not to get swept along with them and imagine yourself in 17th century Dundee....More

Thank ffsallnamestaken
Louise M, Owner at DD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for leaving us a review, and hopefully we'll see you out on another tour. We have lots of stories on our website too so feel free to read those if you want to know more - they're in our archive, you'll find it in...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very exciting experience with an equally enthusiastic team taking us round. They brought the history of Dundee to life with their stories and anecdotes. Their enthusiasm spilled over to the group as we walked into the underground streets of Dundee previously inhabited by local people...More

Thank Moi1949
Louise M, Owner at DD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review so glad you enjoyed the tour, we really appreciate you helping us spread the word too!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second tour we have done with DD Tours and again very fun and interesting. Already looking to book our next one.

Thank FranH413
Louise M, Owner at DD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review and glad you enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading about the 'Hidden Vaults' walk,we signed up in August for October.its very popular,so plan ahead! The leaders work perfectly together,with a style that is chatty and funny,but with lots of historical details dropped in throughout. It inspired me to find out more about...More

Thank magswatt
Louise M, Owner at DD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wow delighted we have inspired you to find out more, amazing what's out there that we easily overlook! Thank you for joining us and leaving us a review, if you want to read more at home we have an archive with over 120 stories about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this as my wife is into this sort of history but found it very interesting myself too, plenty of good historical knowledge and a bit of dark humour thrown in for good measure. Recommended and we will be doing some of the other tours...More

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Louise M, Owner at DD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for joining us for the tour and leaving us a review and glad you enjoyed it, look forward to seeing you on the tours again.

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12 January 2018|
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Response from Louise M | Property representative |
Hi there, yes it's pretty must as rjsmi60 said (thanks for that! :) it depends on the tour although most of them can be made wheelchair accessible to avoid stairs with a small change to the route. We don't offer wheelchair... More
Heather G
7 November 2017|
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Response from poppy1Scotland | Reviewed this property |
Go onto the Dark Dundee website. Lots of information and links to get tickets. You can pay by PayPal and your tickets are emailed to you. Well worth a visit.