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See Shetland with Sarah McBurnie Day Tours

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A terrific day exploring the South Mainland!

Sarah was waiting for us as we came ashore from the Zuiderdam; we didn't waste a minute! Before we... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
South Carolina
Thanks, Sarah! We had a lovely time.

I love walking around with people who like to talk about where they live. Sarah is a great guide... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Fort Worth, Texas
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Sarah was waiting for us as we came ashore from the Zuiderdam; we didn't waste a minute! Before we knew it we were winding along the shoreline past the Jimmy Perez House (BBC Shetland) and out of Lerwick to the countryside. In 7 hours we...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

I love walking around with people who like to talk about where they live. Sarah is a great guide. She asked us what we were interested in before we ever got there, as well as what we'd like for lunch. She even took us by...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Sarah was an outstanding guide; personable, friendly, professional and knowledgeable. Included in her fee were admissions to everything we attended, lunch and ferry costs. We could simply relax and enjoy the beautiful Shetland Islands. Sarah knew all the places to eat, visit and plenty of...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

If you want to see Shetland, Sarah McBurnie provides an unforgettable experience. We spent several days with Sarah, travelling the whole of Shetland from Unst to Jarfshof. Every day was more exciting than the day before. Sarah is a superb tour guide and a remarkable...More

Thank Clanmother
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Sarah was a very interesting guide and very knowledgeable. She was happy to go to the places we particularly wanted to see, no rigid plan. We booked ahead, obviously, as she is in great demand. Sarah recommended booking ahead for lunch, excellent idea. We asked...More

1  Thank 154pat2015
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Sarah runs a 5 passenger touring car and spends about 6 hours touring the Island with you. She knows everything and everybody on the island. Sarah goes out of her way to make sure you ge to see everything and allows plenty of time to...More

1  Thank fd20man
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Sarah McBurney is a superb guide for a thorough visit to the Shetlands. Her knowledge of the history, archeology and geology of the Shetland Islands are unsurpassed. She is expensive and worth every penny!

2  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Wonderful tour for 6 of us in a nice van/suv. Sarah made us feel very welcomed, and her tour covered just want we wanted.

1  Thank Simple-Thoughts
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and I spent 3 days on Unst using Sarah as our guide and we are so glad we did. She knows all the interesting places and is very knowledgable on local history and customs. Whatever your interest . . genealogy, geology, plants, birds,...More

2  Thank _ddolff789
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We were a group of 11 who had booked Sarah over a year ago. She had a very comfortable minibus that was fine. She took us to very interesting places in the North Mainland and gave us great commentary as she had lived in the...More

3  Thank Janice621
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