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Solway Tours

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We offer guided historic and cultural tours of South West Scotland and beyond. We plan bespoke personalised tours with clients across half day, full day or multi day tours. We can also plan and prepare an Ancestral Tour where you can walk in the...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
18 Barnhill Place, Dumfries DG2 9HP, Scotland
+44 1387 449104
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All reviews day tour wallace monument wonderful tour blackness castle outlander tour trip to scotland family history multiple stops falkirk wheel and the kelpies scottish highlands private tour an amazing experience beautiful countryside mark leslie ancestors solva
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

Awesome bespoke one-day tour! Our family of 8 with four young children had an inspirational, educational tour led by Mark to various places we requested - Roslyn Chapel, Tantallon Castle, Blackness Castle, Firth of Forth. . . .Mark was so informative and brought history to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rita W
Reviewed 7 November 2018

My sister and I wanted a brief introduction to Dumfries & Galloway, so Lesley with Solway Tours took us from Glasgow down south through the beautiful countryside to various lovely places in the region. She'll take you wherever you want and create a very special...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

I wish I could give this review more than five stars because it is definitely worth more! I have been back home a little over 2 weeks and I wanted to make sure I left a review for Solway Tours. I booked an eight day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maria M
Solway T, Owner at Solway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Maria We loved our time with you and Nancy. We have made friends for life.

Reviewed 25 September 2018

I would absolutely recommend Solway Tours to anyone looking for help putting together a tour package or looking to add a little something fun and interesting while in Scotland. Do yourself a huge favor, contact Solway and tell them what you are looking to do....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend using this company, Leslie our tour guide/historian didnt just rattle info off from a script she clearly loves history and her job made our trip so much more interesting she looked after 6 women who kept wandering off with a great deal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rutherford127
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Want the best, speak to Solway Tours and they will present you with an experience you will never ever forget.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gilnockie T
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Just as the last time we visited Scotland, we put aside a day to hire a tour guide for. This time we chose to do that while we were in Dumfries and Galloway, and this time we chose to go with Mark and Lesley from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Yellowknifer73
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Solway, Mark and Lesley, are passionate about Scotlands History. They put together an amazing walk in the footsteps of our family. Bringing history to life is a rare talent, they have the talent and the back story as well. Helping us connect with our Scottish...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Solway T, Owner at Solway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you so much for the fantastic review. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with you and it was a pleasure to help you to walk in the footsteps of your ancestors. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time in Scotland and in...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

We embarked on a two-day private Outlander Tour with Mark and Lesley. It was an amazing experience filled with history, beautiful scenery and wonderful company!! They customized our tour and took us on an exciting adventure into the Scottish Highlands. We were able to visit...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Solway T, Owner at Solway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Sandy and Joe, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your customised Outlander Tour. We really enjoyed your company and it was a pleasure to share with you some of the fantastic history, scenery and culture...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Personalized tour that was wonderful. My friend that I was traveling with wanted to go to Wigton to see her ancestral area. Amazing knowledgeable tour guide. Was given yummy homemade tablets and bottle water. The company will design tours around what you want to see.More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wendy A
Solway T, Owner at Solway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Wendy, Thank you for the lovely review. I had a great couple of days with you guys and we hope the rest of your stay in Scotland was a great success. If we can help again in the future then please do not hesitate to...More

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31 August 2015|
Response from Solway T | Property representative |
Dear Brian, Thank you for your enquiry. We offer private guided historical and cultural tours around Dumfries and Galloway and across Scotland and we offer a door to door service. We can pick up from any location and we... More