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Amazing tour to loch ness Uaquhart Castle and Eilean Donan Castle through the Scottish Highlands

John was an outstanding and knowledgeable tour guide. We were picked up from our ship for a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chrisyberg
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Canton, Michigan
Trip to the Highlands

John was a delight as our knowledgeable guide to both Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns. His... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
jeanma2018
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Bath, Ohio
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Professional Local Private Scottish Tour Guide born in the Highlands of Scotland Delivering tours for 15 years all over Scotland from one to 28 days and including Outlander, North Coast 500, Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Clava Cairns, Cawdor Castle, Whisky Tours, Eilean Donan Castle, Shore Excursions from Invergordon and Portree, the islands of Skye and Mull and the Outer Hebrides, Clan History. Custom and Bespoke tours from any city in Scotland
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Inverness IV2 3PY, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

John was an outstanding and knowledgeable tour guide. We were picked up from our ship for a private shore excursion with two other couples. We were treated to a wonderful experience of the highlands, Scottish history and castles. He was very good at balancing your...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Chrisyberg, thank you for your review, which I also really enjoyed and it works both ways as you 6 were a brilliant group which makes it easy to provide a 5 star tour. Thank you for your comments I appreciate your kind words and...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

John was a delight as our knowledgeable guide to both Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns. His understanding of the battle and Highlander casualties that took place there, as well as the culture of the people who erected the standing stones, made our visit that much...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for taking time to give feedback, I enjoyed having three generations of ladies to show where your people came from and the difficulties they went through after Culloden. I was so happy Lady M was able to meet you a lovely lady and...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is the second year I have toured with John as a guide. He has great knowledge of Scotland, its history and folk lore. Went on two days with John. Culloden Moor, Beauty Priory, Fort George, Brody Castle, Dunrobin Castle. Last year also went to...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I won't drive in UK so using a driver was well worth it. Highly recommend. We spent three nights on the road with 2 different drivers. Their local knowledge was invaluable.

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I did a private Outlander tour with John and it was fantastic! He took me to see everything I could have hoped for, and continued to tell me the history of everything throughout the day. John was wonderful!

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi Perri thank you for taking the time to provide feedback for the day, I enjoyed your company and hope you can get mum to come next time you visit John

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Did a private day tour with John. He met us at the hotel very promptly, dressed in his kilts. We had a young child (9 years old) with us and he made special efforts to keep him entertained and took us to places he would...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi Folks I am so happy you enjoyed the day in the Highlands, I hope little Nessie has settled in back home!!!

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I wish we would have had a week to spend with John in Scotland. Our tour of Skye was informative and beautiful. John's knowledge of history and the surrounding countryside makes you feel as if you were transported back through time. We were able to...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi and thank you for your feedback, I would be delighted to see you back very soon John

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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic day trip with Highland Tour Guide today! Our tour guide John was so informative and knowledgeable;it was a great history lesson in Scottish history and folklore,as he customized the trip to suit our needs and interests.We saw Loch Ness,Eilean Donan Castle,the Isle of Skye;then...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi Folks Thank you for taking time to provide feedback I really enjoyed the tour with you please come back soon John

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Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Most interesting and enjoyable day with John. His enthusiasm and deep knowledge of Scotland made our day so special. He made the Culloden Battle come alive with descriptions of troop placements, weaponry, agony, bravery, cruelty, and politics.

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

My mom and I had two full days in Inverness to see the sights of the surrounding countryside and Highlands. We booked with John, gave him some ideas of the places we wanted to see, including some places related to our relatives and he took...More

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Highlandtourguide, Owner at Highland Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2016

Thank you ladies I am glad you enjoyed your stay in the Highlands, Haste Ye Back

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