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Island Explorer Tours

Ryde PO33 2EE, England
+44 1983 475399
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Ghost tours

We did a private tour with Island Explorers with Marc Tuckey as the ghost expert. Thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
UKelly
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Wonderful way to see the island

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip around the island, Neil was very knowledgable and funny, he did his... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
dengren55
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Caterham, United Kingdom
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Isle of Wight guided mini-coach tours. Our mini-coach is fully PCV spec with coach seat belted coach seats, panoramic windows and air conditioning. Our tours include complimentary hot drinks and begin from Ryde Esplanade and Sandown Pier. Our mini-coach is also available for private charter. We also offer a tour guide and itinerary service for visiting coach operators/group organisers/educational groups tailored to the client's requirements. We also have guides who can speak the main European languages.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ryde PO33 2EE, England
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We did a private tour with Island Explorers with Marc Tuckey as the ghost expert. Thoroughly enjoyed this ghost tour, we opted to have actors too and this didn't fail to disappoint. A very informative, fun and scary tour that gives a fantastic insight into...More

Thank UKelly
IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks your 5 start review. Is great to know that you enjoyed the experience and that the service we provided was to your satisfaction. Look forward to welcoming you again in the future! Regards, Neil Hartland, (Proprietor) Island Explorer.

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip around the island, Neil was very knowledgable and funny, he did his upmost to ensure we all had a great day giving us good suggestions of what we could do at our stops.The trip was also excellent value for money something...More

Thank dengren55
IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thanks for your kind comments. Our 'motto' for our tours is "informative but informal" and that combination seems to work! You can't beat a bit of banter in your life! Kind Regards, Neil Hartland (Proprietor), Island Explorer.

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We used Neil and his company for all our transportation needs on our recent trip to the IOW for the festival. I can't recommend them highly enough - punctual, professional and great guy too. Will be using them again next year.

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Always a pleasure in knowing that we are providing excellent service. Thankyou for taking the time to contribute. Regards, Neil Hartland (Proprietor) Island Explorer

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Batala Portsmouth samba reggae band have just returned from a fantastic gig at the Isle of Wight Festival, with a little help from Island Explorer. Owner/driver Neil couldn't have been more friendly and helpful in taking us and our drums to and from the Wightlink...More

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to comment. Always a pleasure to know that our customers are happy with the services we provide. Thanks for beating our Trip Advisor 'drum' here! Regards, Neil Hartland, (Proprietor) Island Explorer.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Our second time using island explorer for airport runs. Again they were punctual. Friendly and helpful. Highly recommended.

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Always good to get repeat business because it's proof that we are providing a good service. Even better when we get this kind of feed back. So thank you for taking the time to comment and look forward to your next airport run! Neil Hartland

Reviewed 16 September 2016

We really enjoyed this, the guy telling the stories tells them in an absolutely terrifying fashion which adds to the experience. Saw something on the tour and described it to my partner. We were then told the story and the behaviour of the spirit tied...More

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Thank you for your feed back. We are always pleased to hear that people have enjoyed our tours. On this particular one (Island Ghost Tour), Marc Tuckey is the regular guide and he is the Island's Ghost Walk host. You can be assure that I...More

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been for the great tour we hadn't been able to visit so many places and see the amazing landscape. The explanations along the tour were suitable and complete. Tree-mendous!

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Hi and thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. Obviously I am delighted to hear that you found our services enjoyable and satisfying. Maybe we should consider 'branching out' into the entertainment business! Regards, Neil Hartland (Proprietor)

Reviewed 20 April 2016

Excellent value for money and a way of circumnavigating the island without stress. Informative and amusing driver for whom nothing was too much trouble.

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to post your opinion of our services. Obviously I am delighted to hear that you found our tour good value and entertaining! Hopefully we will see you again in the future. Neil Hartland (proprietor)

Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

A great service from start to finish. Having had different drivers for our drop off and return, both were very helpful and friendly. A comfortable and clean bus, would use the service again.

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review. Obviously it's a great pleasure to get feedback like this which confirms that we are getting it right!

Reviewed 22 September 2015

It is quite difficult to plan a quality stay or what to see at a place you've never visited before. Analysing the maps, reading reviews and even seeing pictures rarely ensures sufficient perception of the place, the beauty, the scenery, and the distances. In this...More

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IslandExplorer_11, Owner at Island Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to post your review. I am very pleased that the tour lived up to your expectations and that you got some wonderful scenic shots of the Island. We look forward to seeing you again!...More

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