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“Wanted it all- & got it!!!”

Salisbury, Stonehenge and Sarum Tours
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$178.12*
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Full-Day Tour of Salisbury and Stonehenge from Salisbury
Ranked #3 of 20 Tours in Salisbury
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Owner description: For those visitors to Salisbury either for the day or longer, we offer our "Magical History Tour" to Stonehenge. The Magical History Tour is not just a means of transporting you to Stonehenge but also a journey to explore the very soul of the people who have left such a mark on the landscape and in the psyche of today's visitors. Before reaching the World Heritage Site you will be fully acquainted with the magnitude of the tasks these people undertook. At Old Sarum we stop and admire the fabulous 360 degree views. Originally an Iron-Age Fort, Old Sarum was inhabited by Celts, Romans,Saxons, Vikings and finally Normans. We stop and visit the ruined castle and imagine the chivalrous Knights jousting in the castle grounds, and wenches gossiping by the well....A short drive takes us to Old Harnham Mill close to the spot chosen by John Constable for his iconic painting of Salisbury Cathedral. Set amongst water meadows and away from the City, this is a view seen by too few visitors, which is a pity, because it is simply stunning
Des Moines, Iowa
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“Wanted it all- & got it!!!”
Reviewed October 4, 2013

My husband and I were celebrating our 20th year together, and came to London. Our first time over the pond, we wanted to see it all! As I made arrangements over the Internet, Tim was so helpful! He alleviated our fears, and arranged for transport from Heathrow on a Friday morning, and set up a tour for Monday morning. I wanted to see everything we could, and Tim obliged!! He arrived prior to our arranged time, in a gorgeous new Mercedes Touring car. We went to Salisbury, Old Sarum, through the Woodford forest, to Stonehenge and even to Bath! We learned so much in a short time-- Tim was so knowledgable and shared freely! We even learned a bit about ourselves with divining rods, so it was educational and entertaining! It was over 12 hours, it was getting late, but Tim never rushed us- and even stopped on the way back to our rental home so we could get a bottle of champagne! I would recommend Tim, Sebastian (who we also adored!) or anyone from this great local company!

Visited September 2013
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“great tour and guides”
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Visited Stonehenge area with friends and family. Took half day tour. Our guide Sebastian was great. He was very knowledgeable, courteous and very funny. You knew that he enjoyed his job. He seemed just as excited as us to see the sites. The next day Tim picked us up to take us to the airport. He also showed us some additional sites along the way. You can tell that he also enjoys his work. He was also very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. I would definitely tour with this company again.

Visited September 2013
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Naperville, Illinois, United States
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“Fantastic tour to Stonehenge, Salisbury and old Sarum”
Reviewed August 24, 2013

My wife and I took a great tour this month (August 2013) to Stonehenge, Salisbury and old Sarum with the Magical History Tour. We took the train from London to Salisbury in the morning (which was very easy to do). Our tour guide, Tim, picked us up at the train station and then drove us around in a very spacious Mercedes van. Tim was excellent and very informative. He told us about the local history, the current residents (around the area) and provided insight about the surrounding area that we would never have known. He included a few surprises and took us to some very scenic views. This tour is the only (and truly best) way to see the area and learn about Stonehenge, Old Sarum and Salisbury and we would highly recommend it if you have 3-3 1/2 hours to spend in the area. Mark & Bonnie

Visited August 2013
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“Wonderful day tour”
Reviewed April 5, 2013

We took the half day tour of the Salisbury from Bath. Our guide was very knowledgable as he introduced us to lots of secrets and historical tidbits about the places on out way. He had chance to view old thatched cottages around Salisbury country side. We also had a chance to see amazing Caen Hill Locks.

Visited May 2012
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New York City, New York
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“Great guide and tour”
Reviewed March 27, 2013

My wife and I were in London for a few days celebrating our "babymoon". We wanted to go to Stonehenge, Bath and Windsor Castle. I spent a few hours doing research on tour companies and was actually referred to Salisbury by another tour company that couldn't pick us up from London.

Scott (owner) arranged a car and driver for us. While in London we kept an eye on the weather forecast, as some bad weather was coming in. Scott was very responsive to us and at the last minute helped to change the day of our trip so we can avoid bad weather. Kudos to Scott!

We were picked up promptly in London by Mark. He knew the areas well and was a pleasure to spend the day with. We made it to most of the areas we wanted to see, but we had underestimated how long we wanted to stay in Bath and never made it to Windsor Castle. Now we have another trip to plan in the future. We had a really great day and highly recommend Salisbury Tours. We will be coming back.

Visited March 2013
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