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Country Lane Tours

Bangor LL57 4UF, Wales
+44 1248 352402
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The Haggis trail 2017

Old car travel at its best, From the moment we met our other drivers in Penrith to the end at home... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Colin B
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Malaga, Spain
Best way to get to know Wales

We were met at Holyhead ferry terminal by Idwal Jones. He made us feel welcome and quickly found... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Nancy K
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 Dec 2017
“The Haggis trail 2017”
26 Oct 2016
“Best way to get to know Wales”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bangor LL57 4UF, Wales
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+44 1248 352402
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Old car travel at its best, From the moment we met our other drivers in Penrith to the end at home in Edinburgh it was a trip of a lifetime.Ian our guide and master could not been better, up in a morning about five to...More

1  Thank Colin B
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were met at Holyhead ferry terminal by Idwal Jones. He made us feel welcome and quickly found out where our interests lay. Neither my husband nor I had been to Wales before so we wanted to see as much of northern Wales as possible...More

2  Thank Nancy K
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Idwal Jones was a stellar tour guide who brought to life, within ten days, the beautiful country of Wales. He escorted our group of 14 in his comfortable van on daily excursions introducing us to the countryside, towns, castles, a Welsh school, a local choir,...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The only way to visit North Wales. We loved the personal touch and detailed knowledge Idval brings to the tour. You see things that only a local can show and with it comes his humor and gracious manner. Best endorsement possible is I went once...More

3  Thank lawrencej517
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

I travelled to Lladudno with a group of women last summer and had the pleasure of Idwal's knowledge, pride of country and graciousness each day. I have since been on a tour in other European countries and couldn't help comparing the 2 experiences. Hands down...More

2  Thank Impressed42
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Idwal Jones is a wonderful tour guide. The 14 ladies of the WOW Tour 2016 had a marvellous time. The beauty and friendliness of Wales was outstanding, even in the pouring rain. Idwal can give you the intimate experiences that a bigger company can't. We...More

2  Thank Lori U
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Country Lane Tours, specifically Idwal Jones is one-of-a-kind! We did two trips with CLT, in 2014 and in 2015, and each time we found our guide/driver Idwal to be prompt, patient, flexible, knowledgeable, humorous, welcoming, inclusive, friendly, and, as well, a careful driver, a man...More

1  Thank dmctavish6
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

My husband and I usually prefer to travel independently so that we have the freedom to spend as much time as we would like in the places we want to visit. After talking on the phone with Idwal and examining his online website I was...More

2  Thank stonewell
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Just finished our WOW tour of North Wales with this wonderful company. We had visited Wales many years ago with one of the major coach companies but felt that Wales was treated as a blip on the map. For our return we wanted to truly...More

1  Thank magipie
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

With tour director Idwal Jones we were able to travel around the villages of Wales, concentrating on northern and middle-Wales and came home to our hotel each evening. No unpacking every night! Idwal seems to know someone wherever we went, which added to the small-...More

2  Thank barmusic10
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Hello! I've been alerted to your question and must apologise for not responding as only just notified. I'm afraid I have never been associated with the Country Lane Tours trading in Bangor. I organise classic car tours... More
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