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Oldbury Tours

Avebury SN11 8EW, England
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Wonderful tour with a fantastic guide!

My parents and I had a fantastic day with Laurence! I normally don’t pay for a private visit on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emmanuel-Senft
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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I am not ordinarily inclined to pay to be guided around an attraction that is free to visit which... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
InertiaQuint
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New York
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Bespoke tours of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Avebury and Stonehenge. Your local guide has an in depth knowledge of the archaeology of the whole area. All courtesy transport is by car not bus. All tours are tailored to suit individual requirements regarding length of tour, sites to visit, amount of walking and where to take lunch. Pick up can be from local train station or accommodation. Please visit www.facebook.com/oldburytours for descriptions of recent tours to get an idea of how your day can be designed. There are many different but equally wonderful tours available to explore the prehistoric, Roman, Saxon and medieval sites of the exceptional county of Wiltshire.
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Avebury SN11 8EW, England
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

We had a fascinating day with Laurence Davies of Oldbury Tours in October touring Avebury and numerous other archaeological highlights of the area. We were able to visit all the sites that I had dreamed of seeing: The Sanctuary, Silbury Hill, West Kennet Long Barrow,...More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure.

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Reviewed December 24, 2017

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Highly recommend Laurence Davies and Oldbury Tours for an intensive understanding of the neolithic period, its monuments and investigations. Having a knowledgeable individual like Laurence show me the details that clearly would be missed without his guidance was a great experience. He is a very...More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you very much. I had a great time too.

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Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Laurence's diverse range of expertise suited our interests perfectly. He presented the expansive history of this area in a most efficient and engaging manner. Very good value and quality!

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you very much. I'm so glad you enjoyed the tour.

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Our tour a the highlight of our annual reunion as old university friends from Bangor. We visited Silbury Hill, Kennet Long barrow and Avebury, finishing at the Museum in Devizes. All impeccably planned by Laurence and well -tailored to our group's abilities.and level of interest....More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you so much. I have to say it was an extremely enjoyable day for me as well.

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Reviewed August 4, 2017

My husband and I booked a private tour with Laurence to see Stonehenge and what we got FAR exceeded our expectations! After meeting at the Visitors Center we took a tour of Avebury and then WALKED a couple of miles to Stonehenge just as people...More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

Thank you very much. It was a lovely day and I am so glad you enjoyed it too.

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Laurence Davies of Oldbury Tours picked us up from our B&B, and we were soon off for a tour of the area's Pre-historic sites. The Avebury area is one of the richest areas in the world for this type of a discovery tour, with Stone...More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Thanks Lyn. I have to say I had a terrific time too and it was great to show you both around. Laurence

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

We had a wonderful experience on Laurence's tour of the Avebury area and Stonehenge. My boyfriend and I were visiting from Seattle, and this was our first time to the region. Laurence made us feel at home, was very knowledgeable about the area and history,...More

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Laurence D, Owner at Oldbury Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2017

Thank you so much for reviewing our day together. I had a terrific time with you all so I'm really glad you enjoyed it too. Thanks again, Laurence

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