Absolute Escapes Ltd., Forsyth House, 93 George Street,
Edinburgh, EH2 3ES. We design self drive tours of Scotland and private
guided tours of the stunning Scottish Highlands and its magical Islands. Choose
where you want to go and for how long and we will tailor make a tour for you,
including itineries and accommodation to suit your tastes and preferences. This
allows you to explore your interests at your own pace safe in the knowledge
that our specialists' are always at your disposal. Our website offers a taster
of what we can offer and gives examples of popular tour itineraries that we can
heartily reccommend. Choose to take in Scotland's highlights from Edinburgh
Castle to mystical Loch Ness or walk the West Highland Way. That said, this is
your vacation, you deserve it to be as personal as you are. If you would like
to discuss your travel plans with one of our specialists Tel: 0131 240
Afternoon Tea Tours, 33 Cramond Road North, Edinburgh, EH4
6LY. Explore Edinburgh and Scotland with Helen Fraser as your private
tour guide. Afternoon Tea Tours are suitable for the single traveller, couple
or small group wishing a personal guided tour for a day or longer. The tours
are relaxed, friendly and fun and leave you with wonderful memories of your
visit to Scotland. In addition to the original Afternoon Tea Tour taking you to
Lauriston Castle, Cramond Village, Rosslyn Chapel and ending with a wonderful
afternoon tea at Cringletie Hotel... Helen has added many new tours to her
itinerary. These include The Chocolate Lovers Tour, The Distillery and Lunch
Tour, The Scottish Aviation Tour and many more... For further details and
client testimonials visit Helen's website, linked below or contact: Helen
Fraser, Tel: 07873 211 856.
Kathy Cameron, Scottish Tour Guide, 15 Arkland, Inveraray, PA32
8UD. Blue Badge Scottish Tour Guide. Make the most of your holiday in
Scotland by letting me, Kathy Cameron, be your guide. Let me share with you my
understanding and enthusiasm for my native Scotland. I offer tours for both
English and Spanish speaking visitors and for individuals through to large
groups. I also take personalised driver-guiding tours. I can arrange detailed
itineries for short breaks or longer stays. These can include boat trips,
excursions by train, sightseeing tours to places of interest and and walking
tours of our beautiful towns and cities to help you make the most of your time
here. I can even assist you with booking flights from your home airport. Please
note, whilst I am happy to recommend places to stay, I do not offer inclusive
package tours. Contact: Kathy Cameron. Tel: 01499 302361.
Celtic Dream Tours, 1715 W. Cypress Street, Tampa, Florida,
33606. See Scotland as you've never seen it before with Celtic Dream
Tours. We are a small group tour operator, specializing in upscale tours to
Scotland, staying in historical properties, remote country house hotels, and
modern Boutique city hotels most with Green Tourism UK designations, travelling
on a luxury midi coach that is eco friendly, and we dine on gourmet, organic
and local produce in locally owned restaurants and café's. We use local
guides, entertainers and attend concerts and shows by local people. Custom
tours can also be arranged - you let Celtic Dream Tours know what you'd like to
do or the places you'd like to visit and they will plan an itinerary just for
you. They could even help you plan your wedding in Scotland! Contact: Fiona
Prosser. Tel: (813) 317.6039.
Tours, 72 Randolph Road, Stirling, FK8 2AR. We believe that the
best way to experience Scotland is in a small group with an expert guide.
We will take you on a journey of discovery back to our colourful and turbulent
past with descriptions of the people, their history, culture and legend. We
offer 1, 2, 3 and 5 day tours from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling and can
cater for groups of up to 6 passengers. If you have clan connections or have
something particular in mind we would be happy to personalise a tour for you.
Alternatively, you can select one of our recommended tours. We have a wide
choice of day tours to suit all tastes and our new Scottish Experience 5 day
tour aims to give a real flavour of what Scotland has to offer. Whatever your
choice we believe that we can make your experience a memorable one. Open all
year. Contact Derek Myles. Tel: 01786 470350.
Ffitch-Stewart, B.A. (Distinction) I.P.D., 'Chanonry Point', 22 Ness Road,
Fortrose, IV10 8SD. Fully qualified and insured driver-guide based near
Inverness. As a founder member of the Highlands of Scotland Tour Guide
Association, I can promise you a memorable visit. I offer personalised
driver-guided tours for up to 4 people in my Mercedes limousine (other vehicles
available on request). Whether you want to visit a distillery and perhaps
bottle your own whisky, trace your roots and meet your clan chief, take a theme
tour, visit or stay in a castle, explore Scottish gardens, go walking or play
golf - the choice is yours. Tours are tailored to your requirements. Whatever
you choose, a very warm welcome awaits you, so relax and enjoy a cocktail of
the history, scenery and Highland way of life. Complimentary picnic lunch
supplied for day tours. Tel: 01381 621151. For further details and client
comments, please visit my web site.
Fraser Travel, Orchard Cottage, The Wilderness, Airth, FK2 8LN. Discover
the beauty of Scotland with Robert Fraser Travel. Located in central Scotland,
between Edinburgh and Glasgow in the historic village of Airth, we provide high
quality day trips and guided bespoke tours throughout the country. We will work
with you to create a personalised itinerary, to enable you to tour Scotland
your way and to do and see the things you want to do. You will travel in the
comfort of a mini coach, at a leisurely pace, with plenty of time to enjoy all
the attractions on offer. Your tour is not shared with anyone else, it is for
you and your group alone and can be for a day, or longer. We are proud Scots,
passionate about this magnificent country, who want to share our enthusiasm by
delivering the best touring experience of Scotland and we will always aim to
exceed your expectations! Open all year. Tel: +44 (0)1324 832005. Mobile: +44
(0)7900 536 196.
KinClan Guided Tours of Scotland and the UK.
Driver-guided, bespoke, private tours from Glasgow, Edinburgh and Stirling
areas for couples, families and small groups of up to 6 passengers. I can
tailor make sightseeing itineraries from just 2 hours in duration to 2 weeks,
including city tours, day trips, Highlands and Islands safaris, golf tours and
cruise ship shore excursions. I offer a flexible approach to touring which
incorporates the places you want to visit with the sights I recommend as 'must
sees'! Check my website for sample itineraries to inspire you: Stirling, St
Andrews, Oban, Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, the Borders, Orkney, whisky
distilleries and our history-rich cities are some of the many fascinating
locations that can be visited. All my tours are conducted in a relaxed, no
rush, but informative manner and as your friendly, experienced and
knowledgeable driver and guide, I promise that I will show you the
off-the-beaten-track Scotland that the tour buses cannot reach! Contact: Greg
Kain. Tel: +44 (0)141 882 3696. Mobile: +44 (0)7791 579 573.
Holidays breaks in Scotland. Newmarket Holidays is a leading independent
tour operator based in the UK offering a variety of guided coach and rail
breaks across Scotland. Whether you are looking to visit the Scottish Isles,
Highlands and Lochs, or to visit the capital during the festival season we have
the ideal break for you at affordable prices and with a guarantee of excellent
customer service. All of our breaks are escorted by experienced tour managers
and include (where applicable) tickets, travel and accommodation. If you would
like more information please visit our website, or call 0330 160
via our online form
Scottish Driver Guides - 6
of the best Scottish Tour Guides. Specialising in taking individuals,
small groups and families on private, tailor-made tours all over Scotland are
Kathy Cameron, Morag Dunbar, Manuela Fraenkel, Fiona Maxwell, Les McInulty and
Sylvia Power: Scottish Driver Guides. Each guide owns their own vehicle and is
personally insured and licensed to drive up to a total of 8 passengers. All are
passionate about Scotland, all offer a choice of pre-planned or tailor-made
itineraries, some have foreign languages and others specialist qualifications.
Whether you wish to see the stunning scenery of the Highlands, Islands,
Lowlands or Borders, visit galleries, museums, castles and country houses,
admire spectacular gardens, tour whisky distilleries, research your family
tree, wander around our fascinating towns and cities, marvel at our wildlife,
play golf, fish or walk in the wild remote parts of Scotland, Scottish Driver
Guides can arrange everything for you!
Magical Tours. Based in Kyle of Lochalsh, next to the Skye bridge, Skye
Magical Tours provides tours, taxis, transfer and pickup services from anywhere
in Scotland. Driver Brian has over 30 years experience and an excellent
knowledge of all things Scottish. He can tell of wildlife, scenery, local myths
and legends and knows the places to visit to give you the best tour experience
whether just for a couple of hours or for a whole day. Whether you want to see
the fairy pools, enjoy a dram at Talisker distillery, visit Neist point
lighthouse, Dunvegan Castle or Eilean Donan Castle, Brian will take you there.
And, if there is somewhere else you have always wanted to go, he can take you
there too. All tours use a Scottish Blue 6 seater with a glass panoramic
sunroof. Rates are £7 per person per hour with a minimum of 2 per tour.
For 3 persons plus, the rate is reduced to £6 per person per hour.
Contact: Brian, Tel: 07951 190 886.
The tour operators listed here offer tours in
more than one area of Scotland, or across all of it. Tour guides who operate in
just one area appear in the relevant area "Local Attractions" list.
Absolute Escapes Ltd. Specialists in tailor-made
independent walking holidays. 27/10 Maxwell Street, Edinburgh, EH10 5HT.
- Afternoon Tea Tours Spend a special afternoon that will
leave you with wonderful memories of an unforgettable Scottish experience.
Tours offered in and around Edinburgh or further afield.
Backpackertours Budget adventure/skiing tours throughout
Scotland for the 18 to 30 age group.
Bell's Executive Hire Whisky tours with a specialist, small
groups (maximum 15). Expert-led coach tours to Mull, Iona, Ulva, Staffa, Islay,
Jura, Colonsay, Skye, Western Isles and more...31 Dalmahoy Crescent, Kirkcaldy,
Best Scottish Tours Personalised small group tours of
Scotland. Holy Loch Marina, Sandbank, By Dunoon, PA23 8QB.
Kilt Tours Tailor-made driver/guided tours of Scotland especially for the
Bruce's Highland Tours Offering personalised tours of
Scotland's Highlands and Islands. Dorlin, Cameron Road, Fort William, PH33
Tours Ltd Full day tours for couples or groups departing Huntly and/or
- Catswhiskers Tours Limited Specialising particularly in
historical, architectural and heritage tours. 47 Berryhill Drive, Giffnock,
Glasgow, G46 7AA.
with Celia Celia Ffitch-Stewart is a fully qualified and insured
driver-guide based near Inverness. Tours tailored to your requirements.
'Chanonry Point', 22 Ness Road, Fortrose, IV10 8SD.
Trails Jackie Queally's historical and cultural tours and trails. Rosslyn
Chapel included on many itineraries. 22E Station Road, Roslin, EH25 9LR.
Welcomes Whether you organise occasional tours, or are simply looking for a
break away, our team is here to help. Eglinton Chambers, 21 Wellington Square,
Ayr, KA7 1HD.
C-N-Do Scotland Ltd. Walking holidays in the Scottish
Highlands and Hebrides, Orkney and St Kilda. West Highland Way and the Scottish
long distance trails. Small groups, grand walking, great fun. AALA licence.
Activity Operator GTBS Gold Award. 32 Stirling Enterprise Park, Springbank
Road, Stirling, FK7 7RP.
Ways Sportings Providing country sports and hospitality holidays. 391 Union
Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6BX.
Red Bus Co. Minibus private hire around Glasgow and the Loch Lomond and
Trossachs National Park including guided sightseeing tours. High Auchmar,
Drymen, G63 0AG.
Walk Edinburgh Enjoy a walking tour through the Old and New Towns of
Edinburgh dropping into restaurants, bars and shops enjoying some of their
signature dishes, as well as sampling wines and malt whisky.
2000 Delivering wholesale travel trade solutions for overseas clients
organising groups to Scotland.
Mull Hop on a boat for 2-6 hours, travel by motor or sail and cruise the
Sound of Mull viewing all the fantastic scenery the Sound has to offer.
Robert Fraser Travel High quality day trips and guided
bespoke tours throughout the beautiful Scottish countryside for small groups.
Orchard Cottage, The Wilderness, Airth, FK2 8LN.
C Touring Professional STGA guide Christa and experienced driver Gordon -
husband and wife team - offer tours throughout Scotland in a modern and
comfortable people carrier for up to 6 passengers. German and French
Discovery Freelance tour guide, anywhere in Scotland, but particularly
Highland historical tours.
Glenlivet Wildlife Off road Land Rover safaris, guided
walks, hide sessions and wildlife holidays in the Cairngorms National Park.
Easter Corrie, Tomnavoulin, Glenlivet, Ballindalloch, AB37 9JB.
Scotland Tours Offering sightseeing and private tours from Edinburgh and
Glasgow to Loch Ness, Stirling Castle, Oban, Skye, the Highlands, plus
Journeys UK-based operator offering the widest selection of holidays by
rail with over 300 individual rail tours to more than 40 countries, including
- Happy Tours Offering Inverness city centre walking tours: A
Historical Walking Tour @ 11am, 1pm and 3pm and a Crime & Punishment Tour @
7pm and 8-15pm. See website for details.
- Heartland Travel
Offering a range of half day, full day, three day or private tours across Loch
Ness and the Highlands, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs or the Isle of Skye.
Davidson Street, Stirling, FK7 0ND.
- The Hebridean Explorer Day tours from Inverness to the Isle
of Skye including Eilean Donan Castle. Every day except Monday.
Highland Excursions Offering a full range of tourist
guiding services, we can provide a vehicle and an itinerary for your
self-guided tour or plan guided excursions for you by road, rail or sea.
Highland Tours Private guided tours covering the Highlands
of Scotland. We ensure visitors see the very best including the hidden gems. 37
Inshes Mews, Wester Inshes, Inverness, IV2 5HY.
Tourism Creating thematic self-drive holidays throughout Scotland and the
Invergordon Shore Excursions Offering small group, family
and private shore excursions from Invergordon and Inverness. Pine Lodge,
Kindeace Highland Lodges, Kindeace, Invergordon, IV 18 0LL.
Encounter Wildlife Safaris on the Isle of Mull. Arla Beag, Aros, Isle of
Mull, PA72 6JS.
Trails Tour operator and guide. Bigton, Shetland, ZE2 9JA.
Island Tours Join Jura Island Tours for a relaxed bus tour incorporating
everything past and present on this spectacular island. There is plenty to see
and do and there will be many opportunities to photograph the fantastic
wildlife and amazing coastal views.
Leask & Son Travel Agents and Tour Operators. Esplanade, Lerwick,
Shetland, ZE1 OLL.
Locomotion Scotland A Glasgow based travel advisory and
planning service that specialise in organising bespoke travel itineraries to
- Macs Adventure Offers guided and self guided walking
holidays to the Scottish Highlands and adventure tours from Glasgow. 1/02, 1435
Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G14 9XR.
McKinlay Kidd Tour Operator Award-winning tailormade
self-drive and self-guided holidays throughout Scotland including the Hebrides,
Orkney and Shetland. Suite 240, Baltic Chambers, 50 Wellington Street, Glasgow,
McLeanScotland Specialists in luxury coach tours and fully
independent self drive tours. Ground Floor, Armagh, Friarton Road, Perth, PH2
Mickledore Travel Ltd. One of the leading specialists in
self guided Scottish walking holidays including the West Highland Way and Great
Scotland Unique personal guided driver tours of Scotland for up to 8 peopl.
14 Kenmure Avenue, Willowbrae, Edinburgh, EH8 7HD.
- Moss Golf Tours Customised golf tours to some of
Scotlands best courses. 4 Yewlands Gardens, Edinburgh, EH16 6TA.
Munro Highland Tours Highlander George Munro offers a range
of tours taking in castles, gardens, whisky, historical sites, wildlife, gentle
walks and more.
Nor'west Tours & Go-Ookney Guided small-group tours in
the Northern Highlands of Scotland and the Orkney Islands. 30 Culduthel Road,
Inverness, IV2 4AP.
OOR Tours is the only musical tour of Edinburgh. Native Edinburgh man Graeme E.
Pearson is your guide, with stories and songs relating to key events that took
place on or around The Royal Mile with stops at some well chosen pubs.
4x4 Photographic expeditions and guided tours in the Scottish Highlands. 9
Lady Street, Hilton o Cadboll, IV20 1XE.
Tours Ltd. Walking and Cultural Tours. 630 Lanark Road, Juniper Green,
Edinburgh, EH14 5EW.
Routes Providing bespoke, chauffeured, tours of the Highlands and Islands,
visiting destinations chosen in line with your own personal interests and
- Scotland and More Forget the Sat Nav book an expert. Half
day walking tours in Edinburgh or explore further afield in a luxury vehicle
with driver. 18/3 Powderhall Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4GB.
- Scotland Calling Creating luxury customised itineraries for
discerning travellers from all over the world.
- Scotland Individual Tours Tailor made holidays, travel and
accommodation. 1 Coastguard Buildings, Catterline, Stonehaven, AB39 2UL.
- Scotland Made Easy Itinerary planning and accommodation for
self drive tours. The Braighe, Albert Street, Nairn, IV12 4HQ.
Scotline Coach Tours Edinburgh Luxury Bus Tours, scenic
tours around Scotland. 87 High Street, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, E11 1SG.
Scottish Driver Guides Discover the magic of Scotland with
professionally qualified Scottish Tourist Guides, specialising in taking
individuals, small groups and families on private, tailor-made tours all over
Scottish Tours 65 tours per week and 11 great itineraries,
from Edinburgh and Glasgow. 6 Albert Road, Renfrew, PA4 8ET.
- Scottish Whisky Tours Ronnie Berri offers customised whisky
tours around Scotland and whisky tastings for individuals or small groups in
private venues. 12 Oxgangs Farm Loan, Edinburgh, EH13 9QD.
Safaris Personalised Landrover tours anywhere in Scotland. Fireach, Old
Ferry Road, Onich, Fort William, PH33 6SA.
the Highlands! Private taxi tours of the Scottish Highlands. Distilleries,
historic castles, Loch Ness, Isle of Skye, Applecross, the West Coast and more.
Poppy Cottage, Main Street, Lochcarron, IV54 8YB.
Serenity Scotland Experienced tour and package operator
specialising in history, culture. 22/3 Duncan Street, Edinburgh, EH9 1SR.
- Shearings Holidays Offering coach holidays to Scotland from
England and Wales, Shearings also own 11 hotels across Scotland.
- The Skye Host Bespoke guided tours for coach parties and
groups in the Skye and Lochalsh region. Tigh Shasaig, Teangue, Sleat, Isle of
Skye, IV44 8RD.
Skye Magical Tours Offering car tours around the stunning
Isle of Skye and the West Coast of Scotland.
Isle of Skye Tour Guide Company Private guided day tours in
a 7 seater vehicle. Meet at ferry, station, airport or accommodation. Also
extended tours and guided walks.
Speyside Tours Whisky walks around Dufftown and the
Speyside area. We can organise itineraries for parties coming to the area,
including: whisky, walking, fishing, golfing, etc.
Surprising Scotland An inbound tour operator dealing with
the Middle East, German and Russian markets. Room 2010, Prestwick Airport, KA9
Timberbush Tours Exclusive one, two and three day
mini-coach tours tailor made just for you.
Tour Guide Scotland Gordon Tait is a fully qualified member
of the Scottish Tourist Guides Association and member of the International
Association of Tour Managers.
- Touring Scotland
Personalised tours for discerning travellers, with professional
Blue-Badge driver-guides. 22 Donibristle Gardens, Dalgety Bay, KY11
- Unique Tours Scotland Tailor-made escorted tours that take
you where you want to go, when you want to go.
Viajar por Escocia Tours around Scotland and walking tours
in Edinburgh. 3 Old Fishmarket Close, Edinburgh, EH1 1RW.
Tours Distinctive private tailored escorted tours for individuals, families
and groups of any size. PO Box 1894, Livingston, EH54 7UY.
Scotland Customised Scottish tours in classic cars with off the track
attractions with tailored tours. 5/8 Portland Gardens, Edinburgh, EH6 6NQ.
Coast Tours The west coast of Scotland offers a diverse landscape from
cosmopolitan Glasgow to the serenity of Iona. Discover these landscapes with
West Coast Tours.
Wester Ross Tours Offering personalised tours of the NW
Highlands and of the Isle of Skye for individuals, small groups and families. 2
Kielburn Crescent, Lochcarron, IV54 8YT.
Wild Rose Escapes Helping you to experience and enjoy the
best of what lies within the dramatic Highland landscapes: the people, the
wildlife, the food and the relaxing pace of life.
Scotland The Scottish wildlife and nature tour operators association.
Thistle House, Beechwood Park North, Inverness, IV2 3ED.
Scotland Tours An independent tour guiding, hiking and outdoor activity
business located in Inverness.
Wykin Shires Scotland Enjoy a horse drawn tour on The Black
Isle with our 12 seater wagonette. Day tours are available including a 3 course
lunch. Please book in advance. Short 30 minute tours between Rosemarkie and
Channonry Point are also available. See website for details.
Your Tour of Scotland Hire a professional local qualified
Blue Badge guide for a tour of Scotland. We can customize a tour at your
request, from 1 day to extended tours, individual walking tours, driver guided
tours, and we can also hop on your already planned coach tour.