Welcome to Alderney Tours – Awarded Tripadvisor 'Certificate of excellence'. Your History & Wildlife tour specialists in Alderney! Tours are led by John Horton; the Island Bird Observatory Warden (as seen on BBC Countryfile and CH4 Little British Islands). We also offer dedicated WW11 tours & Wildlife tours, group transport & tansfers. See our 'Tripadvisor' reviews, and discover Alderney with Alderney Tours. See this recently published article by 'The British Travel Journal' https://britiahtraveljournal.com/48-hours-in-alderney/
An extensive range of services, personal customer care and that little bit extra: you'll find all this and more at Alderney Tours, your island specialists in tours and group transfers.
TOUR BOOKINGS UPDATE for 2021. Following a very successful summer & autumn welcoming visitors from Guernsey, Sark & Herm. With restrictions lifted across the Bailiwick we continue to be able to bring you our popular island wide scheduled tours. Our 'private hire tours' & specialist WW11 tours are also available for up to 12 passengers. Scheduled tours take guests on a complete lap of the island taking in the best of Alderneys history and Wildlife with live commentary throughout. We stop at the best view points and places of historcal interest all for £20pp. Pick-ups are from the Braye Hotel, the bottom of Victoria St and from other locations by prior arrangement. As with previous years, tours can end with dropping you at the harbour in time to catch the return Little Ferry to Guernsey. We are also able to bring you a special offer of lunch at the Old Barn or Georgian House restaurants as part of your day out. Tours that require lunch (at £15pp) must be booked 24hrs in advance and this excludes Sundays. Guests who have completed one of our tours can also get 10% of their food bill at Jack's Brasserie Victoria St.
Our 'After Dark' Safaris led by local expert guides focus on the popular Alderney blonde Hedgehog, There are plenty of the little critters out and about after dark. We also ake in a working moth trap, often see bat and sometimes Owls.
Awarded the 2019 TripAdvisor 'Certificate of Excellence' We are looking forward to getting back to showing you the very best of our island. Tripadvisor best tour operator in Aldereny 3 years running!
NEW FOR 2021 - Alderney Tours has teamed up with Avanti Tours to offer you the best of Alderney on land and on sea! Avanti boat tours are favoured by all of the professional wildlife holiday tour operators that visit Alderney. skipper Dave Venn has a wealth of experience naviagting Alderneys waters and provides excellent local knowledge commentary icluding the many fortifications and sites of historical interest around the island. You will also be accompanied on board by a leading wildlife expert identyfying bird and marine life and ensuring you don't miss a thing!
Combine an Alderney Tours minibus trip AND an Avanti Tours boat trip during your stay for just £35pp
Call John on 07815 549191 for enquiries/reservations or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The next Alderney Tours Island tour is TBC
General tour pick-ups are from the Braye beach hotel at 1.55pm & from the Taxi rank at the bottom of Victoria St. 2pm. Night Safari 8.10pm Braye hotel, 8.15 bottom of Victoria St. £20pp. Discouts for group bookings available.
For the more adventurous !
Alderney Tours ‘After Dark Safari’
Venture out with us after dark with the chance to experience Alderneys nocturnal wildlife. The endearing ‘Blonde’ Western Hedgehogs, Bats and Barn Owls may all be found. Alderney is also one of the best in places in the British Isles to observe the stars.
Minibus collection from and return to your hotel included.
With Alderneys leading expert naturalists & Wildlife tour guides.
The ‘after dark safari’ involves very little walking.
Telephone 07815 549191 to reserve your Ticket(s) £10 per adult £7 under 16.
The next ‘After Dark Safari’ is on: Tuesday 4th June starting at 9pm. Guest pick ups from the Braye hotel 9pm & Vic St (opposite the Victoria hotel) at 9.10pm.
Next Night Safari - TBC
TEL: 07815 549191
Tours can include Alderney airport transfers. Alternatively if you visit the island by boat from Guernsey (see The little Ferry company for timetables) we can collect you from the harbour. For day trippers you can complete the full tour and be dropped off in time for your return ferry!
Our range of services
Enjoy a wonderful holiday with the help of Alderney Tours.
Alderney is a very special place with its very own character, we aim to help you get the most out of your visit.
Alderney Tours - Our island is yours!
See our range of services and call us to discuss other ideas you would like to pursue. We may not be able to provide everything ... but we know a man who does!
Regular tours leave from the Braye beach hotel at 1.50pm and from the bottom of Victoria Street at 2pm. Tours last a little over 2hrs, they include a combination of everything from historical facts and features going back 6000yrs, legends and ghost stories, adding in for our guests a little of what it is to live here in Alderney. On top of all that, every tour along the way gets to experience aspects of our magnificent wildlife, breath-taking views, wildflowers, birds galore, occasionally Dolphins, Seals and on one outing we even rescued a baby hedgehog ! Leading the tours has been enormous fun, with lots of characters on board there are always plenty of laughs.
Due to popular demand we launched dedicated WW11 history tours in 2018. Contact us for further information on 07815 549191.
Alderney Tours is now on Trip advisor, we would be grateful for your input and comments.
John & Cathy.