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Tor's Tour of the Tor

Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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About Tor's Tour of the Tor
Tor's Tour of the Tor is an informal walking tour of Glastonbury, Avebury, Stonehenge, Tintagel, Cornwall, Bath, Scotland etc.
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Glastonbury is inextricably connected with the legend of King Arthur, Druid history, and mystical traditions—and on this full-day tour, you’ll see the area’s key landmarks while also learning about its associated myths and legends. Meet your guide in the morning and venture to Glastonbury Abbey, the Chalice Well (said to be where the Holy Grail was buried), Glastonbury Tor, and more. As you explore, learn all about the region’s one-of-a-kind history from your guide.
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Discover the history of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table—and see some of England’s most beautiful scenery and oldest monuments besides—on this two-day tour from Glastonbury. After pickup from your accommodation, travel via comfortable coach through Dartmoor, where you’ll stop to see the sights, before arriving in Tintagel, Cornwall. Enjoy a hearty dinner and bed-and-breakfast stay. The next day, see Merlin’s Cave and Tintagel Castle, view Bronze Age landmarks, and learn more about the area’s history before returning to Glastonbury.
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On this full-day tour from Glastonbury, you’ll see the world-famous Stonehenge, plus several other landmarks that are also rich in history and mysticism. Following pickup from your area accommodation, travel via comfortable coach to Stonehenge. After a hearty pub lunch, continue to Avebury—the largest Neolithic stone circle in Europe—before visiting the pyramid-like mound at Silbury Hill. As you go, your guide will share facts and stories about these one-of-a-kind monuments.
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from $107.65
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Adventure yourself away on this eight-day tour of the best and most beautiful sacred sites of England. Submerse yourself in the magical myths and legends of Glastonbury, the home of the Celtic church, built 2000 years ago amongst druids and goddess worship. Be transported back 6000 years to the stones of Stonehenge and Avebury, places aligned to the stars, imagination and your heart. Travel down the path with King Arthur, to his birthplace in Tintagel, learn of ley lines, knights, witches and wonders on this rugged coastline of Cornwall.
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from $696.55
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently went on the eight-day tour. It was a thoroughly fascinating and enjoyable experience and I experienced parts of the English countryside/landscape that I think I would never have come across that the benefit of being in a guided tour. Day one starts in...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PaulR0cks
Torstour, Owner at Tor's Tour of the Tor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. It was great to travel with you too. I hope to see you in the future.

Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

we were looking for something more about King Arthur. it seemed a lot of Christian facts and stories were mixed into the tour but the whole thing didn't seem to fit. Some interesting sites but not worth the money we payed. I am reluctant to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Natalie P
Torstour, Owner at Tor's Tour of the Tor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

My only 2 bad reviews, both from the same party, after 8 years with only 169 excellent reviews, this saderns me as this group of Latter-day saints from Utah seemed to enjoy them selves so I'm not sure the motivation of their reviews? If you...More

Reviewed August 1, 2019

I traveled with Tor a few years ago, and it still resonates in me with joy. Tor is a fountain of knowledge and first-hand experience in the western lands, knows the sacred sites, the trees, the stories that echo off these landscapes. I learned so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Heather R
Torstour, Owner at Tor's Tour of the Tor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. It was a joy to travel with you.

Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

Tor seemed to be a very gentle, kind man and put effort in to making the tour interesting. I am 62 and was looking forward to a tour about King Arthur and Camelot. It appears that kind of tour does not exist and Tor does...More

Date of experience: July 2019
5  Thank Dcrostrip
Torstour, Owner at Tor's Tour of the Tor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

My only 2 bad reviews, both from the same party, after 8 years with only 169 excellent reviews, this saderns me as this group of Latter-day saints from Utah seemed to enjoy them selves so I'm not sure the motivation of their reviews? If you...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

This was the best trip of my life. Tor arranged everything very well, there were regular stops for the wash room and meals and we travelled in Tor’s lovely van with our group , laughing and chatting all the way- with Tor’s dog, Nettle sometimes...More

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank Sue V
Torstour, Owner at Tor's Tour of the Tor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We had fun. Great to meet you.

Reviewed June 30, 2019

A great day out. Tor personally did the tour on a sunday. Tor doesn't usually do the tour sundays but he specially booked it for me as I wasn't availble the day the tour was normally held Thankyou. Adrian and I had a great day.

Date of experience: June 2019
3  Thank Doreen V
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

Had a fabulous tour of Glastonbury sites with Steve from Tor’s Tours! Steve was knowledgeable, especially about the various energy levels of the places we visited, quite engaging and friendly. and a wonderful ambassador of the area. Highly recommend!

3  Thank KathleenG524
Reviewed June 19, 2019

I had a really great experience on this Tour. The person who was doing the tour wasn't Tor but a member of his team, Steve Lee. He had lots of wisdom and he was also very knowledgeable about Avalon and he was able to give...More

Date of experience: June 2019
3  Thank PalomaM1543
Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Steve was very informative and passionate about the subjects we discussed and experienced. He was very welcoming friendly, accommodating and helpful. He helped make the intertwining threads of Glastonbury come alive and make more sense.

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Mark D
Reviewed December 22, 2018

I took the 8 day tour of England with Tor. It was just amazing! Tor is down to earth and extremely knowledgeable about the area and history of Glastonbury. Favorite places were Wistman’s Woods and St Nectan’s Glen waterfall. And loved having Tor’s dog Nettle...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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