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Iles Tours

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Based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Iles Tours is a Tour Operator providing guided tours for you in the North East of England. When embarking upon a journey with us we will show you the past and present whilst envisaging the future of the North East. Our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Higham House New Bridge Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, England
+44 7734 130422
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had a really interesting tour of Newcastle. Alex is an extremely knowledgeable tour guide who has an infectious enthusiasm for historical facts. He brought the history to life by giving his stories a current day perspective. Thoroughly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LAnneCa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you not only want to learn about the buildings in Newcastle, but at the same time get an incite into the people and how Newcastle developed from the Roman times then this tour is a must. Alexander has a passion for the city and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Needwood
Reviewed 20 January 2019

terrific walking tour, very enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide - Alex - interesting and enjoyable! Good way to find out the background of the city - highly recommended - and i am a tour operator so have been on a lot of tours!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ed C
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Alex hosted an informative and enjoyable two-hour walk around historic Newcastle. He's knowledgeable, personable, and deeply engaged with his city. He had answers and insights for every question, and is clearly passionate about this work. Couldn't be happier with the experience, and would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 22 December 2018

walking tour of old Newcastle. Alex was extremely knowledgeable and informative and made it a thoroughly interesting and enjoyable tour. we would recommend this wholeheartedly.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MMcE44
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I usually sign up to a free walking tour in every city we go and then tip at the end. However in Newcastle this wasn’t an option at the time of year that we went so we decided to spend £25 each...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

I do extensive research on finding the right guide as we travel as I rely on a mobility scooter to get around. This can be quite a problem in many historical cities that are just not handicap accessible. I corresponded with quite a few different...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Alex is an extremely knowledgable and friendly guide who’s enthusiasm for the history of Newcastle is infectious. The walking pace was ideal and although the tour was packed with historical content Alex was able explain it in just the right amount of detail. I definitely...More

1  Thank Expedition634524
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Alex has an incredible knowledge of Newcastle and its history. His commentary itself was outstanding, but I was blown away when I'd ask him a follow-up question and get another deep, thoughtful response. We covered a lot of ground in the half-day tour, and my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian P
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Alexander was our guide. He is so knowledgeable on European history especially of Newcastle, a city he truly loves. His shared his knowledge and love of Newcastle with enthusiasm and humor. He was frequently greeted by locals as he is also a local. Always aware...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ian G
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I would say it is definitely value for money . The tour is brilliant and exceptionally well delivered.