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20 Jul 2015
“Williamsburg Ghosts Among Us Tour”
17 May 2015
“John Sutton rocks”
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307 Indian Springs Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3942
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Reviewed July 20, 2015

This was by far the WORST part of our trip to Williamsburg, which overall was fantastic. Billed as "not for children", it was NOT a candlelight walk through the town telling ghost stories. Instead, we went to three different houses and with NO explanation from...More

3  Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

We were two couples in the area for a weekend and John was our private guide for three days. 2 hours a day for each of the three towns....he had a perfect blend of history and rumors to color each tour and was easy to...More

2  Thank Beacon94
Reviewed June 22, 2014

Often times it is not the places you go or the sights you see that provide the special vacation memories, but rather the people that you meet during the journey. John Sutton is one of those people. We have a family of 5 with children...More

5  Thank Voyager125
Reviewed January 17, 2014 via mobile

That was the most fun I've ever had learning about history. John Sutton adds value by including tidbits of interesting information, that I'd never heard before. He has done his homework! I'll be back for more!

Thank Lee W
Reviewed September 27, 2012

John Martin was our tour guide for the food tour he was a very pleasent person to talk to he also enlightened us with more history and great food thanks John

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Reviewed October 27, 2011

I was here about 40 years ago and loved it. Now, the place is a shoppers delight but for a person with a hard time walking, was much too large. We regret not booking a horse tour but by the time we found a stand,...More

Thank LynnetteB
Reviewed August 3, 2011

John Sutton really made our trip to Williamsburg a huge success. I had arranged for him to meet our group on our first day to Williamsburg to give us an overview and help everyone decide on where and what they would like to visit. Everyone...More

1  Thank GoodLife14
Reviewed May 31, 2011

We took the 3-hour Jamestowne Tour with John and we loved it. My husband and I traveled with my parents and our two children (4 & 11). John is very personable and extremely knowledgeable. He was able to make the tour equally interesting to my...More

Thank msh09
Reviewed October 7, 2010

We booked a tour with them for our honeymoon in November by email. I have my blog address in the signature in my email and the tour guide went to my blog, read it and then cancelled my tour because of "personal things written in...More

12  Thank Ayre13
GeneralWashington, Owner at Colonial Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2011

Yes, I refused this person tour. I wished to send her a message that there are people that do not condone foul language and bad behavior.

Reviewed August 5, 2010

Colonial Tours founder and guide John Sutton brings history to life. We took the train from DC to Williamsburg and were treated to a most amazing tour of Jamestown Settlement which included a reenactment of events between Pocahontas and John Smith with my family participating....More

4  Thank Vixvegas
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