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Highlander Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield 8 Seater Tour from Inverness

Highlander Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield 8 Seater Tour from Inverness

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Immerse yourself in Scotland’s spectacular natural landscapes on a day tour of the Scottish Highlands from Inverness. In a small group limited to eight, visit Loch Ness, home to the legendary Loch Ness Monster at Chanonry Point. Plus, stop at the Clava Cairns (Stones of Clava), Culloden Battlefield, and Glen Ord Whisky Distillery.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Loch Ness & The Highlands from Inverness
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Loch Ness & The Highlands from Inverness

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Spend a day Nessie-hunting, take a cruise on the mysterious Loch Ness, explore the village of Fort Augustus, visit the ruined loch-side Urquhart Castle, admire the Falls of Foyers and wander along Dores Beach on this fantastic one day Loch Ness tour from Inverness!
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  • 8 hours 45 minutes
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The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness

The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness

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Take a break from the city on a full-day trip through the Isle of Skye with convenient round-trip transport from central Inverness. In addition to navigating, your guide offers commentary about the area’s top landmarks, including Eilean Donan Castle, Portree, and the Old Man of Storr. Bring your camera: This trip offers endless panoramic views of Scotland’s natural landscape.
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  • 12 hours
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Loch Ness Cruise and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness

Loch Ness Cruise and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness

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Get out of town and into the scenic countryside—without the hassle of driving—on this guided tour from Inverness. Head for the famed Loch Ness, where you will join a cruise to view the ruins of Urquhart Castle. Enjoy some free time in Beauly and visit Culloden battlefield.
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  • 9 hours
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Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness

Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness

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Travel from Inverness to the Isle of Skye on a 10-hour day trip through the Scottish Highlands. Pass through glens and rugged mountain scenery, with stops at Loch Ness, Broadford and the ruins of Eilean Donan Castle, before reaching the purple heather–swathed hillsides of Skye. Then see the isle of Eilean Ban on the journey back to Inverness.
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  • 10 hours
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$71.35
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Isle of Skye Full Day 8-Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

Isle of Skye Full Day 8-Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

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Check out the Isle of Skye on a day trip from Inverness. With a Scottish local in a kilt as your driver-guide, you’ll discover the history behind the island plus some famous landmarks along the way. Pass Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle, then cross Skye Bridge to spend time on the island itself. Visit the town of Portree, travel through the Cuillin mountains, and discover beguiling natural sights such as the Old Man of Storr. Numbers are limited to just eight people for a small-group experience.
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  • 9 hours
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$107.70
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Glenfinnan Viaduct and The Great Glen 8 Seater Tour from Inverness

Glenfinnan Viaduct and The Great Glen 8 Seater Tour from Inverness

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From ancient ruins to cinematic landscapes, Loch Ness to Ben Nevis, see the Scottish Highlands’ key sights in the space of a single day. With just a small group for company, travel by climate-controlled bus, and trade the bustle of Inverness for the beauty of the countryside. Visit the ruins of Urquhart Castle, see the Glenfinnan Viaduct (made famous in the 'Harry Potter' films), and more.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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City Sightseeing Inverness Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing Inverness Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Explore historic Inverness along the banks of the lovely River Ness on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. With your 24-hour pass, create your own adventure with 11 possible stops including Abertarff House, Caledonian Canal, Merkinch Nature Reserve and Inverness Castle. As you travel via double-decker coach learn about the city’s history and culture from your expert guide.
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  • 45 to 55 minutes
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Skye and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

Skye and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

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Visit Eilean Donan Castle and the spectacular Isle of Skye on a full-day trip from Inverness, and explore an iconic Scottish landscape of wind-swept valleys, rock formations, and coastal cliffs. Travel in a Mercedes mini-coach, following a route through the mountains of Wester Ross on your way to Eilean Donan Castle and the Isle of Skye, then visit the island’s highlights with an experienced guide. This full-day tour departs from central Inverness, and it’s the perfect introduction for first-time visitors to the Isle of Skye.
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  • 12 hours
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Inverness Bike Tour a 2 hours guided bike tour around the Waterways of Inverness

Inverness Bike Tour a 2 hours guided bike tour around the Waterways of Inverness

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This biking tour around Inverness takes you to more places than you'd see on foot and to places that buses and cars cannot reach. The Waterways Tour rides along the River Ness and The Caledonian Canal, making many stops along the way to learn about the area from your guide who has lived in Inverness all their life.
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  • 2 hours
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The Complete Loch Ness Experience Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

The Complete Loch Ness Experience Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

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Explore the landscape and legends of Loch Ness and the Highlands on a sightseeing tour from Inverness by Mercedes mini-coach. Take an optional cruise across the loch to see Urquhart Castle and enjoy an easy-going walk from Invermoriston to see lush forests and waterfalls. This Highlands tour includes pickup and drop-off at a central location in Inverness, and is limited to fifteen people for personal service.
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  • 7 hours
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Dunrobin Castle and Glenmorangie Distillery 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

Dunrobin Castle and Glenmorangie Distillery 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

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Go off the beaten track and explore some little-known, but fascinating, places within easy reach of Inverness. In a small group of no more than eight, visit Carn Liath Broch, the 13th-century Dunrobin Castle, Loch Fleet Nature Reserve, and Dornoch and its impressive cathedral. Complete your experience with a stop at Glenmorangie Distillery for an optional dram of whisky.
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  • 8 hours
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Inverness City Centre Walking Tour

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Inverness City Centre Walking Tour

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Many visitors rush through Inverness on their way to the Highlands. This guided walking tour ensures that you don't make the same mistake of missing out on its many attractions. In a small group, you'll visit such landmarks as Inverness Castle, the Inverness Cathedral and Balnain House, as well as some hidden gems, all while you guide fills you in on the history of the Highland capital.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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Torridon, Applecross and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

Torridon, Applecross and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

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Experience the scenic highlights of the Scottish Highlands on a full-day trip from Inverness to Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, Loch Maree, Applecross, and the picturesque Eilean Donan Castle, which stands at the confluence of three lochs. Travel in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach with a small group that’s limited to sixteen people, and learn about Highland history, culture, and wildlife along the way.
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  • 11 hours
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Speyside Whisky 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

Speyside Whisky 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

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Speyside is widely considered the home of Scottish single malt whisky, with historic distilleries using only the freshest local produce in time-honored tradition. On this tour, visit four Speyside distilleries from Inverness—with your guide at the wheel—and sample the diverse single malts in production. Enjoy sweeping views over the Spey Valley countryside, and find out how whisky has been made the traditional Scottish way here for centuries.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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John O'Groats, Dunrobin Castle & the Far North from Inverness

John O'Groats, Dunrobin Castle & the Far North from Inverness

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Check a visit to John O’Groats, the northernmost point on British mainland, off your bucket list on a full-day tour through the Northern Highlands with convenient round-trip transport from Inverness. In addition to navigating, your guide provides live commentary and anecdotes about each stop on the itinerary, from Dunrobin Castle to lunch in the ancient Viking town of Wick (own expense).
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  • 11 hours 15 minutes
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Scottish Highlands from Inverness: Black Isle, Loch Ness, Outlander and Whisky

Scottish Highlands from Inverness: Black Isle, Loch Ness, Outlander and Whisky

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Celebrate Scotland’s gems with a full-day Highlands and whisky tour from Inverness. Visit the hilly Black Isle peninsula, speckled with prosperous farms, the ancient village of Cromarty and Chanonry Point to watch playful bottlenose dolphins. Honor the historic whisky-producing region with a stop at Glen Ord Distillery for a tour and sample. Cap your day at Loch Ness for a chance to spot the elusive monster, Nessie.
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  • 8 hours
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3-Day Orkney Explorer Small-Group Tour from Inverness

3-Day Orkney Explorer Small-Group Tour from Inverness

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Explore off the beaten path on this 3-day tour of the archipelago of Orkney. Leave the driving to your guide and travel in a top-of-the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach to visit prehistoric sites, a dramatic red sandstone coast, and some of Scotland’s most remote fishing villages. This small-group tour is limited to 16 people to ensure a more personalized experience.
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  • 3 days
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Original Walking Tours in Inverness City Centre

Original Walking Tours in Inverness City Centre

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Take a walk with Cath, a local to the area, and an experienced and qualified tourist guide around her beautiful city of Inverness. A Walk Inverness tour contains lots of local history, beautiful scenery, architecture, and romantic (yet sometimes bloody) tales which have over time, shaped Inverness into the thriving city that stands today. In the true spirit of Outlander, find out more about the short but final confrontation of the Jacobite Rising, The Battle of Culloden in 1746, in which the fate of between 1500 Jacobites was sealed by a poor decision and a hostile terrain. Cath will fascinate you with references to Outlander along with life in 18th century Inverness right up to the present day. Sharing stories of clan history, folklore and legends. Step even further back in time to 565 AD and learn about St Columba’s visit to the Highlands.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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3-Day Lewis, Harris and the Outer Hebrides Small-Group Tour from Inverness

3-Day Lewis, Harris and the Outer Hebrides Small-Group Tour from Inverness

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Venture out to one of Scotland’s wildest destinations during this 3-day small-group tour from Inverness to the Isle of Lewis and Harris. Discover the rugged coastline, beautiful beaches, and imposing mountains as you travel to small villages such as Stornoway, Harris, and Great Bernera. Learn about the rich history of the island, including its Viking past, and admire the picturesque scenery before heading back to Inverness.
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  • 3 days
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Full-Day Private Tour: Isle of Skye

Full-Day Private Tour: Isle of Skye

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This is a Tour that you cannot miss out on when you are up in the Highlands. The road trip alone is filled with jaw dropping views that would make you want to stop at every point. Our selection will ensure you get to see the best of the best. The Isle of Skye is as magical as it can get, that even dark rain clouds cannot ruin. You will find yourself counting rainbows along the way. You can sit back, relax and reserve your energy. Enjoy the unique Scottish landscape on the way to the Isle of Skye as your experienced Tour Guide takes you from one to another destination. Get acquainted with interesting stories of Highland Culture, Tartans, Kilts, Folklore and more. Please know that the Itinerary can change at any time due to unforeseen situations like Castle private events, Operating hours of Exhibition Centres, Distilleries, etc. Rest assured that we can take you to other equally amazing alternative Attraction.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Terribly Good Tales : The Inverness Walking Tour

Terribly Good Tales : The Inverness Walking Tour

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On this tour you will learn about Inverness’ fascinating and rich history, as well as being thoroughly entertained with lesser-known stories and light-hearted anecdotes! You will hear: gruesome tales of kidnap, slavery and battles; amusing anecdotes about our infamous Loch Ness monster; legends of witches, body snatchers and prophets; and the story of the cheese battle! Your local guide will keep you enthralled from start to finish as you have a leisurely walk around the picturesque town centre, ticking off all of the key sights and seeing them in a completely different light.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Cairngorms National Park and Speyside Whisky Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

Cairngorms National Park and Speyside Whisky Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness

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Spend the day exploring Scottish scenery and whisky on a full-day tour from Inverness to Cairngorms National Park and the Glenfiddich Distillery. Join an experienced guide for a trip through the park’s scenic highlights, then learn the secrets of Scottish distilling at a family-owned distillery that makes the best-selling single malt whisky on earth. This tour includes round-trip transport from Inverness in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach and is limited to sixteen people for a personal experience.
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  • 9 hours 15 minutes
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Applecross, Loch Carron & the Wild Highlands from Inverness

Applecross, Loch Carron & the Wild Highlands from Inverness

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Explore the Northern Highlands without the stress of navigating its winding roads on a full-day trip that departs from Inverness. Going with a guide ensures you learn more than you might from a guidebook about each stop on the day’s itinerary, including the 1300-year-old town of Applecross, the third highest road in Britain, a national wildlife reserve, and a quaint fishing village.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Highlander Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield 8 Seater Tour from Inverness
"We had an excellent time on our tour! There’s a little bit of everything to give you a great taste of the Highlands. Our guide, Drew, was friendly and knowledgeable. Highly recommend!"..."
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Loch Ness & The Highlands from Inverness
"Malcolm our tour guide showed us so much during that tour! His stories were very interesting, full of historical facts and new discoveries. Sharing his knowledge with us he translated names of places from gaelic what not everyone in Scotland can do! He was also very caring guide."..."
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The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness
"It was incredibly amazing, Ray was fun and easy-going but also very knowledgeable. Try it or else you don’t know what you would miss, it’s so worth it.☀☀"..."
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Loch Ness Cruise and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness
"Everything was great! We went in a spacious bus and had a wonderful tour guide. He knew so much and always had things to tell. Everything was on time and we had the perfect amount of time at each stop. The day flew by!"..."
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Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness
"Very enjoyable and informative. Beautiful scenery and stunning views. Well worth the money. Driver was knowledgeable and funny."..."
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Isle of Skye Full Day 8-Seater Bus Tour from Inverness
"We experienced many memorable moments on our tour Our guide and driver Drew was extremely knowledgeable about the area and had many tales to tell witch made this a very pleasant and interesting day out"..."
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Glenfinnan Viaduct and The Great Glen 8 Seater Tour from Inverness
"The viaduct and all the stories our guide told us about Scotlands history and landscape. Also the funny and interesting conversations"..."
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City Sightseeing Inverness Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
"Very friendly and helpful drivers, good commentary and the tour was very interesting getting off and on was no problem did it at Culloden and Jacobite tours"..."
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Skye and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness
"A full-day well thought through and organised itinerary, led by a great guide (Jim) who kept everyone entertained till the very end. Very informative content, excellent driving, lots of fun."..."
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Inverness Bike Tour a 2 hours guided bike tour around the Waterways of Inverness
"A FANTASTIC tour to beautiful places would not have seen on our own. Bike ride was easy and relaxing and Allison was a wonderful guide. Highly recommend."..."
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The Complete Loch Ness Experience Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness
"We had a nice experience visiting Loch Ness lake and also we have had the best guide there is - Jim. He is made for this job! We highly recommend this experience ."..."
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Dunrobin Castle and Glenmorangie Distillery 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness
"Fascinating glimpse of northern Scotland, between Inverness and Dunrobin. Our driver, Tony, was full of little tit-bits of information, sometimes a little more fiction, than fact. Great day out in a comfortable small coach."..."
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Inverness City Centre Walking Tour
"We found Scott to be an informative, enthusiastic and engaging guide. We had a lot of fun and learnt a lot."..."
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Torridon, Applecross and Eilean Donan Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness
"Our driver, Kevin, was excellent. He stopped quite often to allow us to take pictures and was very informative, one of the best."..."
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Speyside Whisky 8 Seater Bus Tour from Inverness
"Loved the tour. The guide from Happy Tours was fantastic! Will definitely book a different tour with the same team if I am back in Inverness."..."
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John O'Groats, Dunrobin Castle & the Far North from Inverness
"Had an amazing trip to John O'grots with Sinclair and Kathryn. They are super knowledgeable, I was surprised by their enthusiasm. They took us to some bonus stops. Cant ask anything more. Had a great time."..."
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Scottish Highlands from Inverness: Black Isle, Loch Ness, Outlander and Whisky
"Sinclair and Katherine were an amazing guide and driver. They were professional, knowledgeable and accommodating; They went out of their way to show us the sites, choose a charming restaurant for lunch and even recommended books to read. A sincere thanks to both of them for making our visit so special."..."
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3-Day Orkney Explorer Small-Group Tour from Inverness
"I joined this Rabbies tour because I wanted to see the Neolithic sites on Orkney, I was not disappointed. In fact the trip wildly exceeded my expectations. Skara Brae and the Ring of Brodgar were magical, and our guide, not an expert but well read and full of tales, was careful to take us to innumerable sites of interest, historical, geological and cultural, and was quick to point out things of interest, such as wildlife and traditional crafts, in passing. The Albert Hotel in Kirkwall was a good base, with staff who were friendly and helpful"..."
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Original Walking Tours in Inverness City Centre
"Lovely walk covering the main historical sights. Very pleasant and knowledgeable guide. Good value. Very enjoyable."..."
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3-Day Lewis, Harris and the Outer Hebrides Small-Group Tour from Inverness
"Our tour guide/driver Kevin was very professional and responsible safe driver. He cared for the passengers, and took interest in making sure we were safe and comfortable. Thank you very much Rabbies. We will definitely book with this company again."..."
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Full-Day Private Tour: Isle of Skye
"Thankfully we booked this tour! The guide John is really nice and responsible! It would not let you down!"..."
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Cairngorms National Park and Speyside Whisky Small-Group Day Tour from Inverness
"I can totally recommend this tour! The distillery tour was affordable and very interesting, same goes for the tasting afterwards. Exploring the Cairngorm National Park was a highlight as well. Seana is a wonderful guide and gave us valuable information."..."
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Applecross, Loch Carron & the Wild Highlands from Inverness
"Malcolm our tour guide was excellent. We saw wonderful views in spite of the cloud cover. He was considerate of all of us and ensured everyone enjoyed the tour. We had an excellent lunch at the restaurant he suggested. All in all it was a great day"..."

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