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Windsor Day Tours

Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
+44 7756 591336
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Heathrow Layover tour to Windsor

I had the most amazing time touring Windsor with Jill. Everything was super smooth from pick up to... read more

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Reviewed May 28, 2018
creeso
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Ireland
Out of this World! Avebury, Stone Henge and Mystery Tour

Jill Pretorius of Windsor Day Tours was an excellent guide and driver through the countryside of... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
patriciajezak
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Maumee, Ohio
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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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Hours Today: 9:45 AM - 5:15 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

I had the most amazing time touring Windsor with Jill. Everything was super smooth from pick up to site seeing and back. Jill's knowledge on the area and it's history is remarkable. She was well prepared to tell me all about the surroundings and the...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Wow, thank you for your lovely review! I really appreciate it. I hope I may be able to show you some other parts of this lovely country at a future time. I did go to view the royal wedding, so do have a look at...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Jill Pretorius of Windsor Day Tours was an excellent guide and driver through the countryside of England. With anecdotes, history, diagrams and dowsing rods, she shared the magic of the stones! From London Heathrow airport to our hotel in Windsor, she made every moment of...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you! You and Tracy were great fun to show around. But you have got me thinking about folklore in the south. Hope you enjoyed the mystery tour too. Can't match up to Nessie, I'm afraid, but I'm going to keep looking and finding out...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Thank you, Jill, for a lovely day! My mom and I visited London/ Windsor for the Royal Wedding weekend and booked a tour to see some sights outside the Windsor area. Being a huge Jane Austen fan, I was so excited to see the towns...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, Bernadette. I loved meeting you and your mum! I hope you made it out ok on the day of the royal wedding (and that you got to see the happy couple as well), and I'm sorry you weren't able...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

We enjoyed the tour very much. We had a brief history of the places we visited with interesting details. It was well organized and the guide was attentive and changed a route according to a comment one of us made by the way. We would...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. That's one of the things I love about showing people around privately. You get chatting; find out more about likes and interests, and so if possible, I can try and include something extra. Shame your day was rather muddy...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Punctual, personable, articulate, informative, entertaining, accommodating. Recommend for teens and up

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you for your kind review; it's much appreciated!

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Jill was absolutely wonderful! She was waiting for us when we landed in London and drove us to Stonehenge. She was very knowledgeable of the historic site and even my little ones were intrigued by her stories. After visiting Stonehenge, she brought us to Wherwell,...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. I have to say, your children were absolutely delightful, and I do enjoy trying to make tours fun for children. If ever you're back in the country I hope I may be able to provide you with another great...More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

For our first visit to England we chose to spend a day with Jill. She was a fantastic tour guide and gave us many options to choose from before we left for our trip. She picked us up at our hotel and proceeded through the...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2017

Thank you for your very kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed your day with me and the lovely British weather at Stonehenge! Hope the road sign discussion will be helpful if you do come back again and drive!

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

Our Tour Guide Jill, was fabulous! My wife and I spent the day touring with Jill from Windsor to Stonehenge, seeing the Cathedral in Salisbury, and visiting thatch roofed cottages in the English countryside. Jill's personality and historical intellect on the sites made this tour...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your very kind review. I absolutely love doing this particular tour as it really showcases how beautiful the Hampshire countryside is before we get to the well known Salisbury and Stonehenge. If ever you're back in the countryside, I hope I may...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Great day with Jill for a tour on our last day in England!! Personalized to what we wanted! Great memories!! Fabulous roast beef, yorkshire pudding lunch in a 400 year old pub in Wherwill! Thatched cottages and Stonehenge were amazing!! Jill will personalize your tour...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Wherwell is such a special place, isn't it? I love helping create special days for special people. I hope I may be of assistance again if ever you're back in the country.

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Reviewed June 18, 2017

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

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

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!

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travelmom906
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi, Looks like you found me online, and you've got my email in reply. Hope the horse riding in Windsor Great Park works out!
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May 23, 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi Carrie, I do have availability at the moment for Oct 11th. Please do contact me via my website (I am not allowed to add my website link to this reply!!) so we can discuss what would make the perfect tour for you.
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st160
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, Thanks for the question. However, I'm already booked on that date. You could try one of the local Windsor taxis to see how much they'd charge (I'd anticipate around £260 / £280).
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