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Visit Oxford Tours

Oxford OX1 3AS, England
+44 20 7965 7523
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We are an honest, transparent, ethically managed local small enterprise, offering bespoke tours + university tours. High quality tours in small groups (average under 5 persons) with humorous, experienced guides. Enjoy a wide range of cycle & walking tours for all interests. Introducing Oxford town & college history & Oxford writers with no false-foot-prints as we don't claim to be 'free'... then solicit for money! Our guides are paid a fair rate & we don't abuse UK tax laws either.
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Oxford OX1 3AS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Peter was amazing! He was an extra on Harry Potter and had very extensive knowledge on the filming and locations He included little things about Lewis Carroll and CS Lewis, and taught us a lot about the history of Oxford and the colleges Peter also...More

2  Thank Maddison C
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Maddison. Thanks for such a great review. Glad you enjoyed it. We do indeed offer a wide range of other tours such as Blenheim tours, Cotswolds, Oxford bike tours or bike hire, literary tours of Bath, Oxford or Stratford upon Avon, mad hatter picnic...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a Harry Potter tour last Saturday led by Maria. Even though not the greatest HP fan I enjoyed it a lot. Maria was knowledgeable and enthusiastic, sharing a lot of information related to the books, the films but also to Oxford's history. Unfortunately not...More

3  Thank Kostas18
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your recommendation!

Reviewed 5 days ago

Thanks to our excellent guide Peter we had a great Harry Potter Tour! He definitely knows a lot of Harry Potter and showed us several locations from the films and tells us great stories. Due to graduation Divinity school was closed but that was no...More

4  Thank mvdm2017
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for recommending us and for your appreciation that when there are graduations on, we can't always get you into some venues. Not everyone who has reviewed us on here, seems to understand that where we can visit on such dates, is ultimately out of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived in Oxford for many years but learnt all kinds of fascinating facts on a wonderful general tour of Oxford, taking in the main sights and some out-of-the-way places too. The guide was well versed in the history, informative and entertaining. Highly recommended!

3  Thank sueD1428IE
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for such a great review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this tour along with my friend because we are Harry Potter fans. Two days before the tour we received an email that half of the Harry Potter sites were off limits for the one day we would be in Oxford. At first we...More

Thank Matt D
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Matt, We take thousands of great people on all kinds of tours every year and I try my best to take proactive steps to forewarn anyone, as soon as I receive a booking confirmation, if you have booked us on a date, when we have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend a great afternoon in the pleasent company of a very knowing guide and a friendly group of people. Our guide instantly set a nice feeling in the group with his knowledge of films, with focus on Harry Potter of course, but also other...More

4  Thank Marianne-Tourist
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marianne, Thanks for recommending us here on tripadvisor about how our tours combine the magic of Hogwarts with the city of dreaming spires. Most appreciated. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour guide was funny and knows Oxford and Harry Potter very well. It was enjoyable to walk through Oxford and see many locations connected to the Harry Potter stories while listening to all kinds of stories.

2  Thank Draupnir G
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for recommending us here on tripadvisor. Most appreciated. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 1 week ago

Maria was a very lovely and enthousiastic guide during the tour. However, I think the tour could be improved by adding more sights to the tour (especially related on HP, as the tour is related to HP as well!) It is better to see Oxford...More

1  Thank agrysampat
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Amit, Thanks for taking the time to leave a tripadvisor review feedback on your tour. Feedback is always useful- good or bad. It sounds like you enjoyed the tour but just felt it maybe didn't live up to your expectations. We try to offer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peter did a great job with my daughter and I. We were the only ones on the tour, so he catered to what we wanted to see and threw in a couple of extras. There wasn't much Alice in Wonderland on the tour, but the...More

3  Thank clawfive
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi. I didn't catch what your name was but thanks for leaving a recommendation for the tour. It sounds like you booked a Harry Potter in Oxford tour, is that right? WE do introduce a little bit about other Oxford literary heritage on this tour,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a large group of 11 people with or youngest being 7 years old the company provided easy booking and was beyond helpful when we were running 30 minutes late. Our guide Peter was everything we could ask for in a guide. He had a...More

4  Thank nvholley
ILoveOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nicholas, Pleased to hear that you loved the Harry Potter Oxford tour with Peter. I will email you directly to follow up. Most appreciate your comments.

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trublureview
5 July 2017|
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Response from ILoveOxfordTours | Property representative |
Hi. I could arrange a taxi transfer for you to Highclere but we don't currently offer our own guided tours there. It is a project we are looking at doing. Two of my guides are also taxi drivers. So if you wanted me to check... More
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AmyG371
30 April 2017|
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Response from ILoveOxfordTours | Property representative |
Excellent question! To be frank, I was marketing literary tours, eccentric Oxford tours, Mad Hatter Alice themed tours for 5 years before I decided to advertise 'Harry Potter' tours. I actually am much more interested in... More
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