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Address: Lynton T.I.C | Town Hall, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6BT, England
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We offer a range of experiences and tailor made tours for small groups...

We offer a range of experiences and tailor made tours for small groups visiting North Devon and Exmoor. Our guests can choose from a range of one day sightseeing tours, or experiences such as photography lessons or Exmoor Food experiences. All tours are led by a local guide, and travel is provided in one of our comfortable VW Transporters which hold a maximum of 8 guests ensuring our guests enjoy the personal touch.

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Clovelly Devon weekend

We were celebrating a Halloween birthday and Jo and Alan from Escape the City Tour offered us a Murder Mystery Weekend in Clovelly. The setting of the 1900s village cannot be more... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 November 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

We escaped the city on Friday, and were looked after so well by Allan and Jo. The hotel was comfortable, but the highlight was exploring Dunster by Candlelight. Stalls, mulled wine, a church concert and the chance to explore Dunster castle. Also, an amazing guided walk up the hill to appreciate the starry night, almost without artificial light. Oh, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

We were celebrating a Halloween birthday and Jo and Alan from Escape the City Tour offered us a Murder Mystery Weekend in Clovelly. The setting of the 1900s village cannot be more fitting. The village is frozen in time although well maintained. We had such a great time, and was just as impressed with ETCT as our last tour with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

I had a fantastic weekend in North Devon with fun people and excellent hosts...and of course friendly horses! It was truly a memorable time, thanks to Alan and Jo for all their efforts, the trip was really well organized. I would highly recommend escape the city tours excursions.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

I had a very relaxing weekend away with a small & friendly group. Allan & Jo had everything organized perfectly and catered to our every need. The trip was well above my expectations. Allan & Jo have clearly put a lot of effort into researching top quality venues (accommodation and activity venues) to ensure that guests have a quality experience.... More 

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Thank Jane M
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Thank you so much to Jo and Allan. From beginning to end we were so well taken care off. It was such luxury to be driven all over North devon (also back and forth frm london) and to see all the lovely places we went to. What a wonderful experience to ride the horse and just to be near those... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

It was an exciting weekend with enjoyable horse ridings in country lanes. Visited Croyde a cliff walk to long stretch sandy beach of Woolacombe bay walking to our heart contend under the glorious sun,and a nice pub dinner to end our evening. The following day we visited a small seaside town with a famous artist's statue, a pregnant woman standing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

With a couple of really friendly and passionate about all things South West hosts I recently embarked on a horse riding weekend break to North Devon. The tour was nothing but fun! Well-organised and carefully thought through itinerary was combined with the hosts willingness to understand and accommodate every need and question of their guests. It really did make for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Had a fantastic weekend away horse riding in North Devon. Jo and Alan are excellent hosts and nothing was too much trouble.The accommodation was five star and lived up to its exceptions with a wide range of lovely tasty food for breakfast. The trip was very well organised and they took into account my riding ability and tailored it to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

Had a lovely and relaxing break with Alan and Jo. It was totally relaxed and they were very welcoming and friendly. The trip was well planned and we knew what we were doing/about to do at all times, with an agenda handed out at the beginning. It was also very well paced, with some beautiful and well chosen places with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

I spent two fabulous weekend with Jo and Alan. The weekend in Cornwall was just amazing. Beautiful places, excellent organisation. You just have to relax and enjoy. I went to North Devon with Jo and Alan in March. My mum (who doesn't speak english was there too). She and I loved every moment of the weekend. The Bed and Breakfast... More 

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