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22 Mar 2018
“A WOW! day on Dartmoor”
14 Jun 2017
“Drive over Dartmoor with dad”
Private, chauffeured tour of Dartmoor. Pick up and drop off from your hotel, Visit some of the best sites on Dartmoor. Tours last all day.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Paignton TQ3 2HY, England
+44 1803 557600
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

To say my travel partner and I had a good experience with Lionel is an understatement. The experience started when I got a prompt, informative reply to my questions and has continued through today because I keep going back to memories of the day. We...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ann G
Lionel U, Owner at Dartmoor Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Dear Ann, Thank you for your kind review. I always enjoy the moor and to spend a day in such good company as you and Mel makes it doubly enjoyable. I’m glad you liked the stories. I have always known Dartmoor to be a magical,...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I had read up about drives over Dartmoor I was looking for something to do with dad who can not walk far. We went from Paignton to the moor and then drive east to Tavistock inn. It was good but as usual a lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Lionel U, Owner at Dartmoor Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hello Christine, Sorry but I think you have the wrong website. I don't recall taking either of you for a tour of Dartmoor. Sure there are many lanes with high hedges but there are many more roads with no hedges where the sheep, cattle and...More

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Lionel did a wonderful job of showing my wife and I around Dartmoor... his time with us was a high point of out U.K. vacation!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank John C
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I booked a tour with Lionel after finding him on Tripadvisor. This was our first visit to Devon so wanted to make the most of it without the hassle of driving ourselves. Lionel picked us up from our holiday park at 9.15am, he was on...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Lionel U, Owner at Dartmoor Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad all three of you enjoyed your tour. I enjoyed the day with you. Hopefully Katie will be keen to learn more about Dartmoor. Who knows, perhaps she will be tempted to take on the ten...More

Reviewed 9 April 2016

Lionel would be an interesting companion anywhere but I spent two days with him on Dartmoor. His knowledge of the Moor is impressive and delivered in a way that is easy to absorb. I know Dartmoor reasonably well - from "challenging" Army experiences in the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank dkgallagher
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Really cannot praise this tour highly enough. We were a group of 5 including two Americans of 80 years+, two historian/archaeologists and a six year old. Lionel was a perfect guide for everyone, whether showing us hidden pictures on the back of a rood screen...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Adrian G
Lionel U, Owner at Dartmoor Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2015

Dear Adrian, Thank you for your review. I have to say I was a little apprehensive taking two Dr.s of history on a tour of Dartmoors sites but I thoroughly enjoyed the company of all of you. Perhaps young Theo will take up rock climbing,...More

Reviewed 17 July 2015

Lionel was a friendly and conscientious tour guide. We managed to see all of the main items of interest on the moor, with all the information and mythology thrown in for good measure. Excellent value for money considering that you are with him for most...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Naomi M
Lionel U, Owner at Dartmoor Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2015

Dear Naomi, Thank you for your review. I'm pleased you both enjoyed your day. I enjoyed your company. Kind regards to you both, Lionel.

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