Dover Guided Tours
Kent is famously known as the cherished Garden of England, with its blossoming royal gardens and historical venues, there are many places that should not be missed when visiting this beautiful British County. Kent’s key sites include the famous White Cliffs of Dover, medieval Dover Castle, Roman Painted House, Walmer & Deal Castle. Deal town has been awarded the best sea-side town in Kent, and just a few miles away lies Sandwich town with its charming feel and medieval architecture. Canterbury city is known for its remarkable cathedral and historical, with a modern twist town centre. A short 40-minute drive brings you to the striking site of Leeds Castle, with its glorious gardens, history and adventurous hot air balloon rides. The city of London is only an hour and a half away, and provides the potential for further adventures.
White Cliffs of Dover Walking Tour
From £40.00 per person
Treat yourself to a one-of-a-kind adventure you’ll never forget. The best way to see the White Cliffs of Dover. This is 10k / 6.2 miles, 3-4 hours guided walk, on the scenic path over the White Cliffs with beautiful views and opportunities for the most fantastic pictures! Starting from Kingsdown village beach to St'Margarets Bay, South Foreland Lighthouse, Fan Bay Shelter, Langdon Hole, ending at the White Cliffs visitor centre.
The experience duration 4-5 hours with 30 minutes break including complimentary traditional English cup of tea at St' Margaret's Bay the Coastguard restaurant or the Pines Garden Tea Room. . £40 per person based on group booking from 6 to 16 persons sharing. Including private transfer and meet & greet from Dover cruise terminal or Dover train station, then transfer back at the end. We can also provide for extra cost private transfer to & from any London hotels, please contact us for more information.
Dover, Canterbury and Leeds Castle Sightseeing Tour
From £65.00 per person
This private tour starts and ends in the town of Dover. After meeting your driver/guide you will be driven to the Dover White Cliffs visitor centre for a 15 minute leisurely walk for the best photo opportunities.
From there, you will depart for The City of Canterbury, known for its remarkable cathedral and historical but with a modern twist, town centre. Your driver/guide will take you through a tour of Canterbury Cathedral, and will advise you on when to take the Cathedral’s highly sought after blue badge history guided tour, which is based within the chapel and will walk with you through the hidden gems inside this overwhelmingly beautiful site while personalising your walk with local knowledge. After a visit to the Cathedral, you will have some free time in the city centre to shop for some locally crafted souvenirs.
A short 40-minute drive across Kent Downs brings you to the striking site of Leeds Castle. Set across 500 acres of parkland and an idyllic lake, a fortress that used to be a haven for the Royals has opened it’s doors to the public and can be explored on foot. You will have time to walk through the beautifully kept gardens and historical castle at your own pace, and maybe even enjoy a glass of mead with some lunch at The Gatehouse restaurant!
As our final stop, we will be returning to Dover to explore the magnificent Dover Castle, known as the last standing defender of England. Sitting above the iconic White Cliffs, the castle has protected the land from invasion for over 20 centuries and is one of England’s oldest medieval castles. Here, we are either able to guide you through the Castle’s grounds for the best photo opportunities and advise you on the most popular attractions within the site, such as The War Time Tunnels, or leave you to explore the grounds independently.
Panoramic Coastal Tour
From £55.00 per person
If you enjoy having unique and exciting experiences, our Private Coastal Tour is the perfect opportunity for you to explore the picturesque coast.
This tour is the perfect opportunity to sit back, relax and know you will be able to take in all of the beauties of the Dover coast without the strenuous travel and walking of other tours. You will be picked up by your driver/guide and taken across multiple locations between Dover, Deal and Ramsgate to give you the chance to capture all that the shoreline has to offer without having to do any extensive travelling.
Your first photo stop will start at The Western Heights in Dover, taking in it’s captivating views overlooking the Eastern Docks, bustling town and skyline sites of Dover Castle. This English Heritage site forms an extensive network of fortifications that were built to protect the land from invaders, dating back to the 17th century.
Next will be a visit to Samphire Hoe Country Park, situated a few miles west of Dover. This park was created using the excavated chalk which was mined while creating The Channel Tunnel. Sitting underneath the Shakespeare Cliffs, this is the perfect stop to take in the sea air and admire the wildflowers in bloom.
Moving on to The Battle of Britain Memorial, your driver/guide will take you to the rural site in Capel-le-Ferne, to marvel in the memory of the aircrews that flew in the Battle of Britain.
Next, your driver/guide will go back east through Dover to the National Trust site of The White Cliffs of Dover. These iconic cliffs give you spectacular views of the French coastline, making it great for those picture perfect moments.
You will make your way down to St Margaret’s Bay, a hidden treasure between the cliffs sites and once a home to the famous Ian Fleming, author of James Bond. Here you will be able to stop at the local pub/café for refreshments while absorbing all this dainty site has to offer.
Carrying on further, your driver/guide will stop at the historic Julius Caesar memorial plaque on Walmer seafront. This indicates the spot where Caesar and his troops first landed in August 55BC to invade Britain. Walmer now boasts independent coffee spots and beautiful Greenland on the edge of the seafront.
After, you will be given free time to roam the cosy town of Deal, packed with quality restaurants, cafes and bars. Giving you the opportunity to have some refreshments and reflect on all that you have seen so far.
You will then be moving onto the medieval town of Sandwich, filled with quirky streets and farmers markets.
Last stop, is the town of Ramsgate. Here, you will find a marina harbour used by many locals and independent fisherman. You will get the opportunity to explore the antique stores and boutiques filled with character. This is the perfect chance to sample the locally sourced fish and chips while sitting on the marina’s edge.
Your driver/guide will then take you back to Dover, making this is a great all round trip with no fuss.