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All reviews day tour yorkshire dales driver guide the north york moors jervaulx abbey meeting point ripon cathedral small group minute stop excellent driver highly recommend this company beautiful scenery photo opportunities private tour value for money great tour trevor
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Reviewed yesterday

I am so glad we booked this tour for the Sunday of our long weekend in York. The weather was poor and it was far better to be in the van driving through the countryside than walking the city and trying to find shelter. Even...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AuthorJane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Trevor is a wonderful guide - with his expertise he really made our day and showed (as advertised by Mountain Goat Tours) is hidden gems. Thank you very much!More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JuSoLe
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello JuSoLe, Thank you for your lovely review! It's great to hear you had such a fantastic day out with Trevor, I'll pass on your kind words to him when I see him next. I'm sure he'll be delighted to hear them Best wishes, Mountain...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks you for a wonderful trip! We had a lovely and very informative tour. Our guide Trevor was really good. He was easy to follow and was clearly intressted in what he was saying. Thank you so much and best wishes from Norway.More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Othelie L
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Othelie L, Thank you for your lovely review of our North York Moors tour with Whitby! It's great to hear you had such a fantastic time with Trevor and enjoyed his company! It's brilliant to see people from all over the world enjoying our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great way to get out of the city and explore the surrounding countryside. It rained all morning but was still enjoyable. The first stop gave us time to explore the local church and have a cup of tea with scones. Two hours in Whitby was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 56lav
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello 56lav, Thank you for your review of our North York Moors tour! We're very happy you enjoyed your day out with Lee and found him to be an excellent guide. It's great to hear such high praise for him! It's great to hear you...More

Reviewed September 13, 2019

We had a super day in the Yorkshire Dales with our driver JJ. It’s our 4th trip with Mountain Goat and we’ve loved them all. JJ was fun, an excellent driver and kept us entertained and informed throughout the day. Good value for money and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lesley B
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Lesley B, Thank you for your lovely review of our Yorkshire Dales tour which you took with JJ. It's fantastic to hear you had such a brilliant time and enjoyed your day out with us! I will pass on your kind words to JJ...More

Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

It was a great experience overall. Interesting stories about Yorkshire and beautiful photo stops along the way. Everything went smoothly and we had enough time at every stop. Lee is an excellent guide and driver, he made us feel welcome and could answer all our...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank AnneV2330
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2019

Hello AnneV2330, Thank you for your lovely review of our North York Moors tour! It's great to hear you had such a brilliant time out in the Yorkshire countryside with Lee! I will pass on your lovely comments to him when I see him next....More

Reviewed September 1, 2019

I did the Yorkshire Moors & Whitby tour with Mountain Goat, our driver JJ was more than a driver he was the fountain of knowledge of all Yorkshire, explaining so much historical knowledge and local knowledge we were all extremely grateful for his kindness and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elizabeth N
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2019

Hello Elizabeth N, Thank you for your review, we're very happy you enjoyed your tour in Yorkshire as much as you say you did! I will let JJ know you enjoyed his company and that his knowledge kept you entertained throughout the tour. Best wishes,...More

Reviewed August 23, 2019

The tour was beautiful and informative. Rachel was an excellent driver and told us a lot of history and information about the area. Very knowledgeable and approachable. She adapted the trip to avoid flooded areas in some of the dales. She was very clear with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KAE2019UK
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2019

Hello KAE2019UK, Thank you for your lovely review of our Yorkshire Dales tour from York! We're very happy you had a brilliant day out with us and enjoyed Rachel's company! I will pass on your kind words to her when I next see her. It's...More

Reviewed August 20, 2019

The tour is in stunningly beautiful rural landscape. It was well worth doing. The tour guide (JJ) was knowledgeable about a wide range of history and geology and did so in a very interactive way without relying on a monologue type of presentation.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Robert J
Liz C, Marketing Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2019

Hello Robert J Thank you for your review of our Yorkshire Dales tour! We're glad you had such a brilliant time and enjoyed JJ's company! It's great to hear our passengers think so highly of our drivers. Best wishes, Mountain Goat

Reviewed August 19, 2019

Small group size made for an almost intimate guided tour. Our driver / guide (Lee) was a wealth of knowledge and provided a comprehensive commentary throughout the day. Being a smaller group, people felt comfortable asking questions and Lee was able to answer them all...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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