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Mystery Tour

I enjoyed a mystery tour in 3 counties - Powys, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire travelling through... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy B
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
A wonderful customized family history tour!

Jo designed a tour of Mid-Wales for me to explore my family history. It was a great day. I'd worked... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2017
Reknow21
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Reno, Nevada
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Eddie the VW transporter takes 1-8 passengers on private day tours about the Welsh Marches - Powys/Shropshire/Herefordshire - to see castles, cathedrals & abbeys, mountains & hills, lakes, reservoirs & dams, wildlife & nature, and partaking in local teas and coffees with great food for nourishment at top establishments.
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Knighton LD7 1PR, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a mystery tour in 3 counties - Powys, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire travelling through the Brecon Beacons National Park. First stop was Arthur's Stone between Bredwardine and Dorstone. Secondly, we went to Llanthony Priory where we had a coffee stop and photo time. Our...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Wendy. We had a great time showing off the sites of the area. We always have fun with our tours as, as much as we like to impart information, we learn so much from our lovely clients. Please come back again. This part...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Jo designed a tour of Mid-Wales for me to explore my family history. It was a great day. I'd worked with Jo on customizing the visit and she had gone above and beyond in designing the visit and showing me places of interest. Thank you...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

What a complete delight to have you on board #eddiethedub as we hunted high and low for your ancestral roots, C. I had a great day, too and hope that we can meet again if you come this way in the future. Best wishes :D

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

What a perfect day to visit the lovely town of Hay on Wye. My guides, Jo and Suzy took me to the middle of the town and showed me lots of hidden gems. Their local knowledge lead us to a lovely place for lunch and...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you, Mumm. It was with great delight that you wanted to come out with us again. We like to take on the pace of our customers. Maybe we'll tempt you to a further tour next year if not before. All the best :)

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

We had an absolutely wonderful time on our tour with Jo. We had scheduled the Shropshire Hills Tour and Jo also agreed to squeeze in a stop at the Mitchell’s Fold Stone Circle. It was all just perfect. The Hopton Castle. The Long Mynd. A...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you Giz I had a great day, too. I hope it was interesting seeing the area of your other half's ancestors. If you're ever back over this side of the pond we'd love to show you other sites and sights :)

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

If you want to really get the most out of a visit to MidWales try Tricounty. My friend loves history, there was so much I wanted to show her, and Tricounty covers enough options to find the perfect day out. We made our choice, met...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you, M! I must've done something right as I know we had the pleasure of your company another time. Please excuse the delay in responding to your lovely review. Hopefully we can tempt you back for something else Best wishes :)

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I had a fabulous day exploring Wales and the borderlands of Shropshire. I couldn't decide which trip to choose, but the very helpful Jo and Suzy helped me to cram a lot in! I started with a visit to the breathtaking scenery of the Elan...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you, Mumm. Please excuse the delay in responding to your exceedingly kind review. We had a great time, too. Good company in a beautiful area. It's why we love to 'show off' the magnificent Marches

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Only taxi service available the night we called, to pick up tired trail walkers and bring to where we were staying the night. Very friendly, efficient, with a clean and comfortable vehicle. We asked her back the next morning as well to resume our walk...More

Thank Jeffrey H
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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

HI Jeffrey - thank you and sorry it's taken me a crazy long time to respond. I remember picking up a lovely bunch of overseas visitors and helping them find their accommodation and you were that group. If you're ever back this way please look...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I recently went on a fabulous TriCounty Tour through Herefordshire, Monmouthshire & Powys. After exploring the beautiful countryside of old Radnorshire we stopped for coffee at Llanthony Priory before the highlight of the day - a stop at Hay Bluff to take in the most...More

Thank Clare W
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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you Clare though sorry for the delayed response from me. I'm so pleased you had such a great day. It's great showing places to those who live locally as well as those from further afield. :)

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

A mystery tour was our request and Jo and Suzy didn't disappoint. From a rainy start in Knighton we travelled over the hills with spectacular views to a drier stop at Bryntail Lead Mine and Llyn Clywedog in full flow after the recent rain. What...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you, sunseeker. It didn't start out sunny but things had definitely warmed up by the time we found ourselves in the lee of the Clywedog Dam. It was a day filled with laughs and our first "busfull". Thank you for helping us have a...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Recently I went on a Tri-County Tour. Wow! What a great experience, a very comfortable and clean vehicle with proficient drivers. Coffee stop and lunch venue had been very well researched, and were excellent, great places to stop. I have lived in this area for...More

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Jo P, Owner at TriCounty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. Here I am making amends on both our behalfs. We had a great day too. We learned a lot from you, too and hope that you "come out to play" another day :)

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