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Address: 24 Lynch Road | Weymouth, Weymouth DT40SJ, England
Phone Number: +44 1305 772324
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Description: Sit back, relax and enjoy Dorset's spectacular scenery and wildlife on a...
Sit back, relax and enjoy Dorset's spectacular scenery and wildlife on a Land Rover safari, venturing into areas only accessible with a 4x4 vehicle. Your guide will share some fascinating local history and a few quirky Dorset tales along the way. Refreshments, including homemade baked goods, are offered on every safari. Our aim is to leave you with unforgettable memories of the countryside and coast line which makes Dorset so special.
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Excellent Purbeck and Gary

The afternoon Purbeck Tour was a great afternoon spent with Gary our guide and very careful driver. He is very knowledgeable and Friendly, the scenery in the Purbeck is out of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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Lydney, United Kingdom
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Lydney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The afternoon Purbeck Tour was a great afternoon spent with Gary our guide and very careful driver. He is very knowledgeable and Friendly, the scenery in the Purbeck is out of this world especially where Gary has access to - views to die for, you would never see from your own cars. The comfort break for homemade cake and hot... More 

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Took the Isle of Purbeck tour. There were six of us ranging in age from 7-77. We all enjoyed the four hours. The jeep was spacious and comfortable, our host was charming and knowledgable and full of funny stories. We learnt lots about a side of Dorset you don't usually see ( did you know about the hidden oil field?).... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I brought my mum on the Purbeck hills for a birthday present, and she absolutely loved it. The guide (Gary) was charming and informative, he had a story for every question and was more than happy to listen to our stories, too. The views were stunning. It's not the last time you'll be seeing us, Gary!

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The views are superb looking around Weymouth Bay and Portland Harbour. Inside the Fort visitors can see the local history of activities controlled from the Fort both in War and peacetime.

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Kind thoughtful guide, great company, marvellous off road drovers tracks, wildlife near and far,scenic views straight from calendar shots. Then delicious picnic lunch ...what a brilliant way to view our amazing county of Dorset and appreciate such marvellous countryside from a local who so obviously loves his land and job Good for anyone 8 to 80+ yrs

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

What a fantastic adventure. Being local to the area, we thought we knew Purbeck pretty well. But with Gary's special access permissions we saw places and views we never knew existed. Picnic was amazing. Highly recommended. You should go.

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had a wonderful day in Purbeck Hills and southwest Dorset. Gary is a born guide who knows the flora and fauna like a naturalist and the local history both from the local perspective and from a historian's perspective. This was an unforgettable day. I hope to have the chance to join a Jurassic Safari again!

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A superb afternoon seeing lots of the Dorset countryside that you just would not see under your own steam. Gary is an excellent, friendly guide knowing lots of local history as well as detailed knowledge of the local wildlife and fauna - of which we saw plenty despite it being well into October. The safari lasted four hours but time... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

An inspired choice for a surprise 60th birthday celebration. Stunning scenery from locations off the beaten track. Friendly, informative and entertaining tour guide. Super home-cooked picnic in a heavenly location. Altogether a thoroughly unforgettable experience that was enjoyed by all members of the family.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Even my 11yo and 15yo old boys were impressed. We did the Portland Safari and it was fascinating. Gary has the full range on conversation, from the trivial to the important

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