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We had a lovely day out in Essex. We met Alun at Epping Station, took a vintage bus to North Weald... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Carol D
A trip down memory lane

Booking experience went quite smoothly, but it was only thanks to our friends that we realised the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Anthea G
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Chigwell Tours and Visits has set its sights on introducing national and international guests and visitors to Chigwell and Essex, the first village outside of London. Magical Essex Tours is our first step in putting on tours to the various parts of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Chigwell, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a lovely day out in Essex. We met Alun at Epping Station, took a vintage bus to North Weald Station and then steam train to Ongar. The car park at Epping cost £2.50 for Saturday. The bus bought back memories, very bumpy but...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a great experience:) Steam train fab ! vintage buses fab ! "the sounds" add to the experience. Such a lovely day and the cheese shop in Ongar is just a must. We were met at Epping station by the Chigwell tour representative, who...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Booking experience went quite smoothly, but it was only thanks to our friends that we realised the tea venue had been changed from Zinc Up to the Kings Head on the day, as we did not receive any email to explain this. The train and...More

Thank Anthea G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was given a gift voucher to use on a steam train/vintage bus ride with Cream tea on the Epping/Onger railway. Trip purchased about 20th August 2018 as a gift to me. I contacted Chigwell tours by e-mail on Monday 27th August to activate the...More

Thank Peter-e-folkie
Chigwell_Tours_Visit, Manager at Chigwell Tours and Visits, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Peter, Thank you so much for your review. According to our records, the email you sent was through Mr Peter Everson and was sent to the wrong email address. Customers are advised from ourselves and the company selling this tour to send emails...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic day. Being of a certain age group, it was a nostalgic step back in time! Although we did the tour independently (not part of a guided group), we were met by the lovely Alan at Epping Forest underground station who checked...More

Thank Freda N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have given this 5 stars but had to take one off because, as other reviewers have mentioned, the admin side could be better. It took so long to respond to my initial email regarding dates that the date I originally wanted was booked...More

Thank InformationGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t know quite what to expect or how our day would pan out. Got to Epping Forest station easily. Was very impressed with the parking facility and charges for the day. Greeted by a very friendly Alan who made sure were part of the tour...More

Thank Loris D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although a bit of an early start for us we eventually got to Epping Station to join the tour. On arrival we were greeted by a friendly gent called Alan who ensured everyone joining was ticked off his list and explained the days arrangements. The...More

Thank LuggageLabel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went on the Bristol city and British airways concord museum tour, and it was nothing short of fantastic. The tour of Bristol was incredibly informative and detailed, it was a lot better than I was expected. The second part of the tour (concord museum),...More

Thank StevenWhite2017
Chigwell_Tours_Visit, Manager at Chigwell Tours and Visits, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Steven, Thank you for your review. The Condord is amazing isn't it! We will take on your suggestion for making the morning part of the tour slightly longer. Please accept that Bristol is a long way from London! Anyway, thank you all the same....More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Bought as a present from our daughter, it proved to be a very enjoyable day. We were met by Alan at Epping, who came with us on the bus to North Weald and the train to Ongar, where he gave a short talk on the...More

Thank 727Eva
Chigwell_Tours_Visit, Manager at Chigwell Tours and Visits, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Eva for your review. Glad your day went well.

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