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MAD GOAT Offbeat Tours of Scotland

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MAD GOAT- Offbeat Tours of Scotland is the answer for travellers who are inquisitive explorers. If you want to know who we are and for what our company stands for, you need to understand the difference between goats and sheep. Goats are browsers...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
20 Hesperus Crossway, Edinburgh EH5 1FX, Scotland
+44 7429 500719
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Did 2 tours with Mad Goat. . The first was with Rafael (owner). He picked us up at the port as scheduled. We had arranged it several months in advance. He was very easy to deal with and was always quick to communicate back with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I highly recommend to choose Mad Goat tours. You can choose one of the trip offered, but I recommend to speak to Rafael (owner) directly to adjust tour according to your preferences. He is friendly, highly knowledgeable and will give you valuable hints. Of course,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MilanSK
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Wow!! I cannot recommend this tour and Rafael enough!! He certainly knows Scotland and it's history very well. He is very knowledgeable. This wasn't just a normal tour around Scotland, Rafael is great fun, full of smiles and laughs all day long. He turned up...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen R
Rafael F, Owner at MAD GOAT Offbeat Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks, Karen! Don't mention the chocolates otherwise, people will come just for the goodies. Cheerio,

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Saturday late evening we got in touch with Mad Goat for Loch Ness and highlands day trip. Rafael was extremely accommodating although it was a Sunday next day. He gave us options of what sights could be visited and how to make the most of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Shaheen S
Rafael F, Owner at MAD GOAT Offbeat Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Wow! Thanks for your review and for being so pleasant to travel with Shaheen & co. You were an outstanding bunch! When coming to Europe, Brazil again please let me know. More than happy to guide or help somehow. Cheers,

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Our family spent an amazing day touring the Highlands with Damian. He was an incredible guide with a vast knowledge of the history and terrain and he offered great advice on the best way to maximize our time. If you want to avoid the typical...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Troy-Travelers1
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We had been planning this trip for months and luckily came upon Mad Goat. We contacted Rafael and through emails, we knew THIS was the guy for us. He made our adventure so much better with great stories, unbelievable knowledge and an award-winning smile! He...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Nancy B
Rafael F, Owner at MAD GOAT Offbeat Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Wow Nancy, thanks for the kind words. I had a great time with you guys too : ). Wish you all the best and hope to see you again . Cheers,

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Rafael was absolutely great! I live in Edinburgh and my family came to visit and I was very pleased on everything he told us, even I learned a lot! Not only the tour was informative and interesting but he made it fun and tailored it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank pauz2018
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Raphael was absolutely wonderful. After spending time with small group tours we decided we would really like a day to ourselves with a guide. We found Mad Goat Tours and called to get availability for our short time in Scotland. They were able to accommodate...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Donielle B
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I planned a quick trip to Edinburgh for my husband’s birthday with it starting with a private guided tour with Rafael to get a better idea of Edinburgh for the rest of the trip. Through our three hour tour with Rafael’s passionate descriptions of Edinburgh’s...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Riv000
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to Edinburgh before, and this is the best tour yet! Raphael took me to places I had not seen before and taught me new things about Scottish history. I especially liked his stories about local authors. He also was so sweet with...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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