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Gill Girard Tour Guide

St Peter Port GY5 7JN
+44 7781 104094
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An idyllic afternoon on Lihou Island

Our group comprised both locals and visitors and I would say we all learnt a lot from our afternoon... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Miggy49
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
A thoroughly enjoyable insight into the island

We had a wonderful walking tour of Guernsey with Gill, who is local and did a fantastic job of... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Jenomo
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Gill Girard organises and leads tours on the Channel Island of Guernsey. She loves showing people around her Island and has an extensive knowledge of local Guernsey history. Gill is available to help you discover Guernsey by coach, mini bus, taxi, or on foot. Specialising in walking tours of St Peter Port, including the Occupation history and has been the guide looking after the various film crews involved in making the Potato Peel Pie film. Also leads walks on St Sampsons Harbour, the cliffs, Lihou Island, Victor Hugo, and the hidden Green Lanes. Gill can lead coach and walking tours for individuals, groups, social clubs, and corporate visitors and their partners. Private tours available too.
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Our group comprised both locals and visitors and I would say we all learnt a lot from our afternoon trip on and around Lihou Island. Only accessible at low tide the island is reached by a causeway which is partially paved and has interesting rock...More

Thank Miggy49
LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. I love taking people across the causeway to Lihou and I am so glad you enjoyed it. Gill

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful walking tour of Guernsey with Gill, who is local and did a fantastic job of making the tour interesting and informative. We came away with a real appreciation of the history of this beautiful island. Thanks so much, Gill

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Many thanks for taking time to write a review. It is always a pleasure showing visitors around for the first time, there is such a lot to see and talk about. A la perchoine ( Guernsey French for "until the next time". Gill

Reviewed 20 September 2017

prior to booking the tour I asked how big will it be and was told it would be a small group. when I booked there were 10 of us. Well, the group turned into 18. To accommodate some people who had reservations at the Hugo...More

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

So sorry you felt the group was too big. I don't normally take any more than 20 on a public tour. Private groups can be as small as 1 and no more than 10. And do not cost much more. However I am sorry you...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

We traveled on a cruise in mid June of 2017 and the first port of call was St. Peter Port on the Isle of Guernsey. We elected to independently contract with a guide as the ship's offerings didn't have what we wanted. We started this...More

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Many thanks taking the time to write a review I am so glad you enjoyed the guided walk. I hope Victor Hugo's House lived up to your expectations too. There is still a lot more to see if you ever return "A la perchoine' (until...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

On our cruise of the British Isles we had a port of call in St Peter Port, Guernsey. Gill was wonderful in showing us around the island. We were a little early arriving but Gill was waiting for us at the dock. We had a...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Ms. Girard gave our group a wonderful tour of Guernsey. She told us about the history of the island in such a personal way, and made it fascinating. We wish we could have spent more time with her. She is warm, friendly, kind, and informative....More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Gil Girard is a wonderful tour guide for Guernsey, UK and the Book, “The Guernsey Literary Society and Potato Peel Pie”, which is being made into a movie. Places in Guernsey will be digitally entered into the book which is being filmed in Cornwall where...More

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed your time with me, I am looking forward to the film being released too having met so many of the film crew, director, stars and technicians. You should recognise some of the places! I had a great time with you both...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We joined members of the Guernsey Scottish Association on a guided walk around St Sampson's Harbour on 18 July. Gill is always very knowledgeable on the subject matter of her walks and always makes them interesting. She is very friendly and always happy to answer...More

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

It's always a pleasure showing locals something new. Thank you for your review. Gill

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We came across Gill whilst looking for a local activity to do whilst on a 2 night cruise to St Peters Port. We were a group of 7 ladies on a hen weekend. Gill tailored our tour perfectly which lasted around 2 hours. Gill was...More

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

A hen party was a first for me! It was great to meet you all and I am glad I helped with the entertainment. Guernsey has such a long and colourful history, it was a pleasure passing some of it on. Glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Gill is such a friendly lady, who is very knowledgable, really enjoyed our walking tour, I learnt so much and it was so interesting, highly recommend.

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LihouGirl, Owner at Gill Girard Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

It was a pleasure to meet you all. Thank you for writing a review, enjoy the wedding. Gill

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sharonkwilcox
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Thank you for your email. You can contact me through my web site Gill Girard Tour Guide Look forward to hearing from you. Gill
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Ardentgal
9 May 2016|
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Dear Jo, I would be happy to take you on a walk around St Peter Port and talk to you about the German Occupation, please let me know which day you are here in August and I will see if I am free. I look forward to hearing... More
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Response from LihouGirl | Property representative |
Dear Janet, I have just returned from holiday so apologies for the delay in replying to you. I have been booked to do a private tour on July 25th for some time now so I am sorry I am unable to offer you a tour. I hope you... More
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