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Windsor Day Tours

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Windsor Day Tours offers small, personalised private day tours for up to 6 people from Windsor, Heathrow, Southampton and surrounding areas. Whether it's a day's sightseeing, or a Heathrow Layover, or transfer to your hotel, make the most of your...more
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Thames Street, Windsor SL4 1PJ, England
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+44 7756 591336
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt very comfortable with Jill the first time we booked her services in 2012. So we decided to use her services again, this time for 3 days. It was wonderful. She is a great driver. She knows the area and is willing to recommend...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. It was great seeing you both again, and felt like being with old friends. Trouble is, you've set me a delightful challenge for next time, thinking where else to show you that's different from 2012 and this year! (I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 6 (mom, dad, 11 year old son, 8 year old daughter, husband and myself) had a WONDERFUL day with Jill. She picked us up from our hotel in Windsor and gave us a taste of the Cotswolds. Jill knows her history and...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oh wow, thank you for your wonderful review! I really hope I can show you some more of the lovely area in which I live, or maybe hmmm, I think you would love Dorset, and I'd love to show you the Isle of Purbeck there...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a couple months of communication with Jill Pretorius about our upcoming trip, we arrived at LHR to a driver waiting to take six adults (AND all of our luggage) to our hotel in Windsor. Jill arranged everything for our days prior to our cruise...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a lovely review. With multi-day tours I do worry even I might run out of things to talk about, but you and your family were so delightful, that the conversation flowed for 3 days! I do hope I have the pleasure...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

My family & I just finished a trip to UK. Jill took us to the beautiful villages in Cotswolds. The weather was not great on the day. But we had a great day, one of our best day in the entire trip. Before the trip,...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Even though I do check the car before people leave, it's surprising how often something does get left behind, so I'm more than happy to send it back to you. Your children are delightful, and it was a pleasure...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

My family and I were spending a few days in Windsor, and wanted to see some of attractions nearby -- but didn't dare attempt driving to them ourselves! I found Windsor Day Tours reviewed on Tripadvisor and contacted the owner/guide, Jill Pretorius. She is wonderful!...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you for your very kind review. It was a pleasure showing you around, and as you may gather, my home county of Hampshire is something I love showing off to others.

Reviewed 28 May 2018

I had the most amazing time touring Windsor with Jill. Everything was super smooth from pick up to site seeing and back. Jill's knowledge on the area and it's history is remarkable. She was well prepared to tell me all about the surroundings and the...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Wow, thank you for your lovely review! I really appreciate it. I hope I may be able to show you some other parts of this lovely country at a future time. I did go to view the royal wedding, so do have a look at...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Jill Pretorius of Windsor Day Tours was an excellent guide and driver through the countryside of England. With anecdotes, history, diagrams and dowsing rods, she shared the magic of the stones! From London Heathrow airport to our hotel in Windsor, she made every moment of...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you! You and Tracy were great fun to show around. But you have got me thinking about folklore in the south. Hope you enjoyed the mystery tour too. Can't match up to Nessie, I'm afraid, but I'm going to keep looking and finding out...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018

Thank you, Jill, for a lovely day! My mom and I visited London/ Windsor for the Royal Wedding weekend and booked a tour to see some sights outside the Windsor area. Being a huge Jane Austen fan, I was so excited to see the towns...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, Bernadette. I loved meeting you and your mum! I hope you made it out ok on the day of the royal wedding (and that you got to see the happy couple as well), and I'm sorry you weren't able...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

We enjoyed the tour very much. We had a brief history of the places we visited with interesting details. It was well organized and the guide was attentive and changed a route according to a comment one of us made by the way. We would...More

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review. That's one of the things I love about showing people around privately. You get chatting; find out more about likes and interests, and so if possible, I can try and include something extra. Shame your day was rather muddy...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Punctual, personable, articulate, informative, entertaining, accommodating. Recommend for teens and up

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Gilliganuk, Owner at Windsor Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review; it's much appreciated!

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Alexei H
9 August 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi Alexei, I think I must have answered your email already. But unfortunately I'm not available on either day. Sorry.
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travelmom906
7 June 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi, Looks like you found me online, and you've got my email in reply. Hope the horse riding in Windsor Great Park works out!
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Carrie-Anne G
23 May 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi Carrie, I do have availability at the moment for Oct 11th. Please do contact me via my website (I am not allowed to add my website link to this reply!!) so we can discuss what would make the perfect tour for you.
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st160
14 May 2018|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, Thanks for the question. However, I'm already booked on that date. You could try one of the local Windsor taxis to see how much they'd charge (I'd anticipate around £260 / £280).
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bsuwpc
22 May 2017|
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Response from Gilliganuk | Property representative |
Hi bsuwpc, I offer private tours only, and am not affiliated with any of the coach companies who offer tours to Windsor, Stonehenge and Bath - so I'm probably not the best person to advise you on that. All the main coach... More
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