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Jurassic Jaunts

Portland Port Business Centre | Jurassic Coast, DT5 1PP, England
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A Fantastic Tour of Dorset

We are occasional visitors to the U.K. and have visited many of the wonderful sights of southern... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
JohninCentralFL
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The Villages, Florida
Charity walk

Andy led the first day of our charity 30 mile walk through the stunning (but hilly) Jurassic coast... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2017
Hurdygurdy82
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Wareham
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Come and experience the 'Jurassic Coast', England's only natural World Heritage Site. Take a personal tour where you can look, walk and view to suit yourself, take your time if sometime particularly interests you or extend your lunch or Cream Tea if you feel like it.Learn about the geology and history of the area. View the fantastic scenery and there is so much to see and do.
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“private tour” (4 reviews)
“cruise ship” (4 reviews)
“cream tea” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Portland Port Business Centre | Jurassic Coast, DT5 1PP, England
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

We are occasional visitors to the U.K. and have visited many of the wonderful sights of southern England including Cornwall, Devon and Somerset. Our cruise ship was to make a port call in Portland so, rather than revisiting those destinations, we booked Jurassic Jaunts for...More

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Purbeckwalker, Owner at Jurassic Jaunts, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Many thanks for your kind words and it was a pleasure to show you around the area. I look forward to showing you even more of our Jurassic Coast and Dorset countryside on your return. Regards. Andy

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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Andy led the first day of our charity 30 mile walk through the stunning (but hilly) Jurassic coast! He was great company and a very confident guide, getting the most out of a mixed group of walkers! His local knowledge was exceptional and he set...More

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Purbeckwalker, Owner at Jurassic Jaunts, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Many thanks for the review and it is great to support the excellent work Monkey World does and congratulations on your 30th anniversary. A really good, fun day and well done to all the walkers. Andy

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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Andy took time out of his busy schedule to plan an action packed visit to Dorset, catering for all the diverse needs of my family, even though it became clear early on that a tour would not be possible. Such a special person who has...More

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Purbeckwalker, Owner at Jurassic Jaunts, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2017

Many thanks for your very kind review and it is a pleasure to help you make the most of your Dorset and Jurassic Coast visit and experience. Regards. Andy

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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 19 on a team building day out, all with varying fitness levels. From the start of organising the event Andy was great and so patient even when we changed the date. He booked our coach organised a cream tea and...More

1  Thank Tanya K
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Purbeckwalker, Owner at Jurassic Jaunts, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Hi, many thanks for the feedback. It was a pleasure to show you around the area and the weather was also very kind. If any of the group would like information on the area for a return visit, I will be pleased to help or...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Based on the tripadvisor reviews, I tried to book Andy for a private tour a few weeks ago. Unfortunately he was booked but to my surprise he offered to provide me with assistance in planning my day. He exchanged a few emails with me, offering...More

1  Thank Judy C
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Purbeckwalker, Owner at Jurassic Jaunts, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Many thanks for your kind words. It is my pleasure and hope you have a great time along our special World Heritage Coast. Andy

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Reviewed November 29, 2016

We had a wonderful tour with Andy. He showed us all around the area and took us to Stonehenge and other stone sites. We drove through beautiful countryside and enjoyed Dorset Tea and scones which were to die for! We found Andy very knowledgeable and...More

2  Thank mad200
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

Andy arranged a fabulous package for our french trekking group of 30! 13 mile walk along the Avon canal and through woods, the Bath countryside and walking through beautiful villages. We had a truly wonderful time. The hotel and restaurant were excellent and it is...More

1  Thank harperveronique
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

This was my first visit to England and I was seeking a wonderful guide to show me the Dorset Coast. He took me on a hike, found a wonderful historic luncheon spot where we shared clotted cream and scones, and made sure I was back...More

1  Thank Samlovespurple
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Reviewed October 7, 2015

Andy is well-organized and tries very hard to please he isvery cooperative and really takes pride in his area that he lives been my only Caution would be that he has a small Mercedes and four large adults would not fit so double check with...More

1  Thank lklucky
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Reviewed September 26, 2015

We chose Andy's Jurassic Jaunts based on one particular review from tripadvisor. When I was looking at what I wanted to do in the area, the day he had done for this other person sounded perfect (and it was). Andy was very flexible about what...More

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Hi, Thanks for the enquiry. No, run by me. I have never heard of Mark Wade. Regards. ANdy Pedrick
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