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International Friends

229 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5PN, England
+44 1223 244555
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See the back roads with some of the UK’s best guides. We offer less hurried fully guided small group day trips and overnight tours from London. Our tours include Stonehenge, Avebury, Glastonbury, Salisbury, the smaller Cotswolds villages, Lacock, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath and Windsor and Wales. All minibus tours limited to 16 people maximum.We also offer fully guided tours to Edinburgh, Paris and Amsterdam. Average group sizes for our city breaks are 20-40 people.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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229 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5PN, England
+44 1223 244555
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Reviewed yesterday

First, the good: staff was friendly. Now, the not so good: I feel that there has to be a more efficient way to get to Dover. We were looking for transport from our hotel in London to the cruise port in Dover. We left the...More

Thank downhillsledder
Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip was organised as an interesting means of getting from a cruise ending in Southampton to our pre flight hotel at Heathrow. We were met punctually by guide Ben and driver Paul in a comfortable VW people mover. The tour left on time and...More

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Thank mandeeqld
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Cotswolds tour with a pub lunch. The driver was great and the guide (cannot remember his name) was knowledgeable, cheery and made the day highly enjoyable. I would not hesitate to recommend this company to my friend’s and will definitely be using...More

Thank moemartha12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We should have taken the train to Dover Priory and then take a cab to cruise terminal. This was a disaster from the start. I was expecting to be picked up in a van from our Kings Cross hotel and whisked off to Dover to...More

Thank princessminniemouse
iftravel, Manager at International Friends, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are aware that on the 21st July there were huge delays to your journey from London to Dover and as a result you had extremely limited time in Dover Castle. We have spoken with our coach supplier as a matter of urgency on the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was little skeptical about how this day would turn out when I first booked this tour because they did not give you very much detailed information once booked. No specific schedule and timetable for the day, no faq page, etc. So I was worried,...More

Thank RSHong
iftravel, Front Office Manager at International Friends, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a comprehensive and well constructed review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bus was waiting for us when we disembarked the ship. They prominently placed a notice of where the bus was located. The tour was an added bonus. Best of all was the drop off at our local hotel in London. Even though our hotel wasn't...More

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Thank phyllisd666
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arranged 3 separate private tours through International Friends during a recent trip to England, for 17 people including one person in a wheelchair. They were fantastic to work with through the whole process, and an impressive value for the service we got.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were first on the bus route and driver was right on time. Then we spent 2 hours picking up everyone else. We were witness to an amazing feat of driving narrow London streets, sometimes lost in Sussex Gardens area, squeezing by other vehicles, getting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day with Tony from International Friends. We saw Stonehenge, Bath, and Windsor Castle. Tony did a great job, kept us on time, liked to joke and have some fun and was knowledgeable on our trip to these attractions. The price was right...More

Thank Kelli H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had prearranged a tour for a post cruise trip when arriving in Southampton on June 30th. We not only had a confirmation for time and location for pickup, but the agent emailed me to get tickets to Stone Henge ahead of time for a...More

Thank kyangillini
iftravel, Front Office Manager at International Friends, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am deeply sorry to hear of the way you feel you have been treated by our company. We strive to deliver the very best service we can, whether it be before, during, or after your tour with us. Unfortunately on the day in question...More

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conveniently located between the major retail
thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and
Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of
well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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22 March 2017|
Response from Les2tous | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Marianne, I don't know the answer to this question. Sorry; good luck! AT
Angel F
2 January 2017|
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Response from Bassam2311 | Reviewed this property |
For a small group of 8 people, I would recommend "Rabbie's". Check them out and see what they have. Enjoy your day.
31 August 2016|
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Response from clauhell | Reviewed this property |
We used International Friends Touring as private tours for our 5 day trip to England and we were very much satisfied with their service and professionalism. I do recommend them.