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Highland Explorer Tours

60 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, Scotland
+44 131 558 3738
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Full-Day Trip to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
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Our superb selection of cultural, scenic and culinary tours are specially created to showcase our wonderful country and finest Scottish produce. They are designed to make the most of your time and to give you an authentic experience of Scotland. These tours whisk you through the most essential sights of Scotland and include award-winning samples of Scottish food and drink. It’s the most appetising way to experience Scotland in a day.
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60 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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Reviewed 3 days ago

...but our picnic meal didn't get to us, Callum didn't even make an announcement for it and so when we got off, we didn't had our meal as promised by the tour..

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on the 1st of December on a one day tour. Callum (I think that was his name) was so nice and knowledgeable about the history and the sights. Would definitely recommend!

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to rate us. It is great to see how much you liked your tour with us. I am glad you enjoyed the Scottish landscape and the Scottish stories. Kind regards, Kim

Reviewed 1 week ago

Coach driver was Duncan. We had an absolutely fantastic day we were very lucky with the weather. Duncan was funny and taught us a lot about the area and some Scottish history. We would recommend to anyone, both of us were so glad we booked...More

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for the nice comment. I am glad to see that you had an absolutely fantastic day and you enjoyed traveling around the Highlands with Duncan. We hope you will come back to Scotland. Kind regards, Kim

Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was awesome, but it can be better with audio guide. I'm from Brazil (we speak portuguese). Thanks!

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to rate us. I am sorry to hear that you experienced difficulties understanding your guide. I am glad that you had an Awesome time in the Highlands after all. Kind regards, Kim

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour to Highlands with Highland Explorer Tours was absolutely great - our driver & guide, Sandy, was absolutely fantastic and he made everything, so we could enjoy the tour. I would definitely go for such a tour again, though have to admit that a...More

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Karina, thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. Sandy will be glad to hear that his passion for Scotland shone through. We hope to see you on tour again soon. All the best, Charline

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bus driver kind an gave a lot of informations. Nice to see "the Winter Wonderland" Highlands --> extrem impressive, that was the highlight of the tour to Loch Ness. Next time I would choose a tour through the Highlands, which seems to be more attrative...More

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there, thank you for your amazing review. We are glad that you have enjoyed your first taste of the Highlands and that you are considering taking an extended trip in the future. We are looking forward to welcoming you on tour again! Best regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a three day tour of the Scottish Highlands with Highland explorer.The tour was well managed ,the accommodation (B&B)was great,our tour guide Callum was very friendly informative and is a safe driver.In all 5 star..

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there, thank you for your 5 stars review! We are very glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tour with Calum to the beautiful Scottish Highlands. All the best, Charline

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just got back from a 3 day tour of the Isle of Skye and The Highlands ! Our tour guide was Calum and he was fantastic. He knew everything and gave us a real insight into the history of the lands. He was...More

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lucy, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful three days exploring the beautiful Isle of Skye and the Highlands and that Calum's knowledge and enthusiasm really added to the experience for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where do I start? Such a great day. Comfortable van ride and Steve told us great stories and we got lots of Scottish history. Scotland is gorgeous and rich in history. I can’t wait to visit again. Thank you!

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ExplorerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Highland Explorer Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joan, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of the tour and we look forward to welcoming you on another of our tours soon. Kind Regards, Brenna

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kikaytine
21 June 2017|
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Response from fergScotland | Property representative |
Hi kikaytine The B&B accommodation that we use has private bathroom facilities kind regards Hugh
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Nabhojit B
10 May 2017|
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Response from ExplorerTeam | Property representative |
Hi Nabhojit, We are Highland Explorer Tours and our 3 day tour stays overnight in Portree. I'm afraid that you have booked a tour with a different company so I wouldn't be able to advise about their itinerary. Have a... More
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Hi cheri, I travelled with a friend and we stayed in Scotland for four days. We stayed for 2 days in Aviemore for the ski experience in cairngorm mountains, the view was lovely and we enjoyed pretending to be skiers for a... More
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