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Calypso Tours

Cloister Building, Market Lane, Gibraltar
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Secrets of the Rock

Karen is the best tour guide ever - her knowledge of history is great but it is how she tells the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
LeleBots
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Rotorua, New Zealand
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Excellent

Just returned from a cruise on Queen Elizabeth with Gibraltar being one of our stops. Booked... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
sally m
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Cloister Building, Market Lane, Gibraltar
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Karen is the best tour guide ever - her knowledge of history is great but it is how she tells the stories that is superb. She brought the Rock of Gibraltar alive and left us wanting more. Well worth the visit and Karen is worth...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a cruise on Queen Elizabeth with Gibraltar being one of our stops. Booked excursion through Cunard and were so fortunate to go with Calypso Tours. The tour was Secrets of the Rock. Our guide was a lovely Scottish lady called Annie, and...More

1  Thank sally m
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Boarded bus at cruise terminal and taken through Gibraltar to reach the rock. Our guide and driver was Nicky and she was so friendly and informative made the whole trip so enjoyable. After coming down from the rock she then made a small detour across...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We was given a tour around Gibraltar by Charlie a local who's father defended Gibraltar in the war he was the nicest man I have ever met he knew everything about Gibraltar 🇬🇮 and he made our day so much so we are going to...More

1  Thank Leanne C
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

I booked this tour via the cruise line, I think we got extremely lucky with our guide, Karen. She was fantastic. Great passion for Gibraltar, absolutely full of knowledge about everything, caves, tunnels, monkeys, the economy and history of the rock. All explained to you...More

Thank jsm56
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We got off our cruise ship earlier than the appointed time for our tour but the minibus was ready and waiting. Once shown to our seats the diver/tour guide chatted to us about life on the Rock. He was very informative and approachable a lot...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Gibraltar Upper Rock Walking Tour: We had Derrick as our guide and Darren as our driver. These 2 guys were simply the best. Derrick was a fountain of knowledge and information. He was able to give us hundreds of years of history and experience in...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We were on a Gate 1 Tour of Portugal, Spain, Gibraltar and Morocco when we arrived in Gibraltar for a day. Our tour guide placed us in the hands of a couple of guides and busses from Calypso Tours. The roads are so narrow that...More

Thank Futuremauian
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The 90 minute "Gibraltar Rock" tour was excellent as we got to see Europa Point, St. Michael's Cave, see the apes and also drive through the airport runway and up to the Spanish border. The airport is fascinating by itself because the runway actually intersects...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Questionable safety as drivers were pretending to run each other over with a vehicle whilst a guest was close by. Another guide annoyingly tapped on the window and made faces at a guest as we were driving by on a very narrow road. Got squished...More

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