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Southampton Tourist Guides Association

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A worthwhile and really enjoyable guided tour

I had to arrange a last minute walking tour of Southampton for a number of corporate visitors from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Svetoslava N
Titanic tour

Kids really enjoyed themselves. Andrew is very knowledgeable and also recommends a fierce fish and... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Taipei, Taiwan
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Southampton Tourist Guides Association is the longest running tour guiding organisation in Southampton, having been established since 1976. As a consortium of fully qualified tourist guides we dedicate ourselves to serving residents and visitors to...more
South Side of the Bargate, Southampton, England
+44 7974 292414
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to arrange a last minute walking tour of Southampton for a number of corporate visitors from across Europe, and that's how I found the Southampton Tourist Guides Association. Andrew replied to all my questions promptly and was of great assistance. He organised the...More

1  Thank Svetoslava N
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Kids really enjoyed themselves. Andrew is very knowledgeable and also recommends a fierce fish and chip shop!! Definitely a top tour!

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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Our guide Derek too our group of 10 people on a fascinating tour of medieval Southampton and a couple of vaults. Everything well explained and happy to answer questions. Can't recommend this highly enough! We went on the Inside and Under Medieval the Medieval Town...More

1  Thank MarkS1909
Reviewed April 17, 2018

We chose to do a private tour, there were four adults and our two dogs! We started at the Bargate and walked along the ancient city walls, visiting vaults, bridges, towers, St Michaels Square, and places I didn't know were hidden in Southampton! Our guide;...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the walk today which was all bout the titanic. Our guide was very warm and welcoming and made the walk interesting and informative. The walk was accessible to all and great value for money.

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

I wanted to arrange an evening walking tour of Southampton for a number of corporate visitors from across Europe, and came across the Southampton Tourist Guides Association. Andrew offered to do the tour for us, and he was very accommodating in terms of the arrangements....More

2  Thank MrsS91
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We arranged for a group of us to do the Southampton City Walls and Vaults tour. Our guide was Don Robertson and he was extremely knowledgeable as well as being amusing and very patient when asked a myriad of questions by members of our party....More

1  Thank mary l
Reviewed July 16, 2017

We met our guide Mary Taylor at 11:00 on a Sunday morning. We were a small group of 4 adults and 2 children. Mary is very knowledgable and patient with questions and interruptions. Seeing the underground vaults, which you will not see unless on a...More

1  Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed September 26, 2016

My wife and I were fortunate enough to have Mr. Don Robertson scheduled to show us around Southampton for a 5-hour day trip. His in depth and personal knowledge of the area’s history was fascinating. Having grown up there, he was able to show us...More

1  Thank Rob R
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Due to scheduling we weren't able to take one of the scheduled walking tours but the Guides Association was helpful in arranging a private tour for us. We chose the Titanic tour and learned many things about the story. Was amazed and saddened to learn...More

1  Thank Linda M
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September 14, 2018|
Response from Andrew W |
Dear Liz, Please write an email to the Southampton Tourist Guides Association to receive a detailed answer to your request. Andy Bookings Secretary Southampton Tourist Guides Association
Wy W
March 20, 2017|
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Response from DiACal | Property representative |
I can try and find a driver guide for you with a suitable vehicle. Where will you be flying from? Heathrow or Gatwick, or from somewhere else? Suggestions for places to visit include, the New Forest, Stonehenge and... More