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The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour

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Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
+44 131 212 5026
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Free Day Tour of the Scottish Highlands. We believe everyone should be able to discover the real Scotland, that’s why we pioneered the only Free tour of this beautiful wilderness; through the eyes of a passionate and knowledgeable, local tour guide. We pride ourselves on exceeding the expectations of our guests; maintaining a professional but relaxed approach, and ensuring every tour is entertaining, informative and utterly unique.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
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+44 131 212 5026
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fun filled day touring Scotland and stopping to feed the Hairy Coos! Michael was our driver, who wore a Kilt the color of the Scottish Heather. He was very friendly and kind. He entertained us with various stories, history and music from Scottish artists. We...More

Thank KathyL76
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were very happy with Martin our tour guide. He was professional and entertaining. The bus was clean and comfortable. We, my teenage daughter and I both enjoyed ourselves. We strongly recommend this tour!! Wear walking shoes-

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Me my sister and my elderly parents took this tour and it met all our expectations. It hit all the spots we expected based on the tour description plus more ! Our guide Graham was amazing. He's hilarious and a natural story teller. I loved...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone spending a few days in Edinburgh needs to book this tour. Getting away from the city was great + the Highlands are stunning. The guide graham was excellent, full of knowledge + kept us all well entertained. The range of places we visited in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing day on this hairy coo tour and would recommend it to anyone visiting Edinburgh or living in Edinburgh! Donald our guide made the tour very interesting and entertaining. There was many stops to see the South Queenserry bridges, castles, lochs and...More

Thank Emily A
Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Emily A, Thank you for taking the time out to write a review for The Hairy Coo. I am happy you enjoyed the tour stopping at many different destinations with Donald, it is great to know you felt he was an honest and entertaining...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 3 days trip to Scotland Highland was excellent. We will always cherish the trip in our heart. We loved the trip.

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Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi afsanaj2017, Thank you for the review! I am pleased you enjoyed the tour and had a memorable time. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Id been waiting for this holiday for some time and talking up my trip to the Isle of Skye for months and the Hairy Coo tour did not disappoint. Tour guide John did a fantastic job of wrangling a diverse group of travelers from all...More

Thank Bec M
Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Bec M, Thank you for the review. It is fantastic to know you enjoyed the tour with John as your guide throughout the beautiful Scottish Highlands. I am pleased you felt comfortable with fellow passengers and explored all stops along the way together. See...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit skeptical at first because it's free, for my friend paid £45 for their Highlands Tour. Still gave it a go, didn't regret. They deserve to be paid £50 for the tour!

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Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Cyrilled72, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour! See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our first time in Scotland and so I was researching the best way to see this beautiful country outside of Edinburgh and came across Hairy Coo tours decided to book the free tour and Loch Ness tour. This review I will focus on...More

Thank Elise V
Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Elise V, Thank you for the review. I am pleased during your research you decided to travel with us on two separate tours. It is great to know you enjoyed the Free Scottish Highlands Tour with Don as your guide throughout Scotland with his...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing I liked about this tour is that it is running in the fall, on a weekend (Lochs, Castles and Whiskey). Some companies weren’t still running their tours on weekends. The second thing was, they did all the driving and the talking. In...More

Thank Denver_BJ_10
Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Denver_BJ_10, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your time on our tour. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour throughout the Scottish Highlands. I am pleased to know you liked having the option to enjoy different activities...More

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a91trip
1 October 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi A91trip, ​Due to safety regulations and insurance, we are unable take children under 7 years of age on our tours. This is a precaution to ensure the seat belts on all of our coaches fit all passengers properly, We... More
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Trang T
13 September 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi Trang, You can find all up-to-date availability for our tours on our website at the link above.
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gauss_law
2 September 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi gauss_law - it really depends on which tour you are planning on taking? But generally, wherever you travel through the Highlands of Scotland, bathroom breaks will be limited due to the nature of the landscapes you are... More
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