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Tiny Tartan Tours

Edinburgh EH66HU, Scotland
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Snowy highlands and surprise whisky tasting were highlights of our trip!

My boyfriend and I booked a private bus trip to the highlands. Tiny Tartan Tours was one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Ashley F
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great Loch Ness adventure

I had booked with a trip with a larger company and was disappointed when they said that they were... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Chris F
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Tiny Tartan Tours, we offer bespoke small group tours for individual private groups of guests up to sixteen people. We offer tours and travel all over Scotland and the North of England including Loch Ness, Loch Lomond, St Andrews, Inverness, Isle of Skye, Orkney, Islay, Isle of Mull and Iona and the English Lake District.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Edinburgh EH66HU, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

My boyfriend and I booked a private bus trip to the highlands. Tiny Tartan Tours was one of the only tour companies that offered to start the day especially early for us (6:00AM) so that we would be back in time for Hogmanay celebrations in...More

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Richard M, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Ashley, Thank you for your glowing 5 star review, it sounds like you had great fun and a great tour. Gus said he really enjoyed meeting you both. When you return to Scotland and wish to tour, please get in touch! Thanks again, Richard

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I had booked with a trip with a larger company and was disappointed when they said that they were overbooked and transferred me to this travel company. I shouldn’t have worried though as I can’t imagine a better highland adventure than I had with this...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We are a group of 16 friends/8 couples and had a 3 days bus tour with driver/owner Richard McKay. He brought us from Glasgow through wonderfull places via Loch Lomond, Oban, Kyle of Lochals, Inverness, Falkirk to Edfinburgh ! We stopped at the most beautifull...More

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Richard M, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you Roel. It was great to meet you all and see you having fun. We went to some lovely places. I hope to be able to welcome you all to Scotland the next time you come. Thanks again, Richard

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great day touring with Richard. There were 8 of us on a private tour. Richards suggestions were wonderful and we all had a great time!

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Richard M, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Holly, It was a gret day out with a great family! Thank you for coming and see you next time! Kind regards, Richard

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful adventure in Scotland with Tiny Tartan Tours! Owner/operator Richard was great from start to finish - very helpful from the planning process through the end of the tours. He helped our family of 10 (5 children, 2 parents, 3 grandparents) plan...More

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Richard M, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Debbie, what a lovely family to show around, it was absolutely great and my pleasure. Thanks for commenting on james also, I am sure he will be thrilled. I am sorry that the Loch Ness monster did not make an appearance, I think you...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

My family (including a teenage boy and girl) went to Scotland as part of a 12 day cruise around the British Isles. I had been to Scotland before but my the rest of my family had not, so I wanted to arrange a tour that...More

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Richard M, Manager at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Karen and Bob, it was a great day out with yourself and family. You were very easy to look after and appreciative of my efforts. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your cruise. I hope to welcome you the next time you return...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Recently traveled with 2 families with teens from Edinburgh to through the Highlands to Skye ending in Glasgow. Richard was a brilliant guide with the intimate knowledge of Scotland only a native would have. At the outset, he sized up our group and customized the...More

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Richard M, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you so much for such a glowing review. We certainly had fun up on the Isle of Skye. It is always great to travel with several generations. I am glad that you felt comfortable as I drove over those mountain passes on the wrong...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Hi Richard, thanks for a wonderful tour (July 2016 ) 😉 I had a really good time. See you in Scotland, Luisa

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richardcmckay90, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Aw thanks louisa, it's so kind of you to leave a review. See you next time you are in Scotland. Take care my friend, Richard

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Richard is a very knowledgeable tour guide, he is responsive when it comes to emails and organised on the day of the tour itself. I personally have been on other Scottish Highlands tour and I think Tiny Tartan is a lot better as Richard gave...More

Thank Jess W
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richardcmckay90, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words and five star review Jess. It was an excellent tour and I enjoyed meeting you and your family. Please contact us the next time you are in Scotland and feel to refer us to others. Thanks again, Richard McKay

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Richard is the best you can imagine for a guide in Scotland. Definitely not the typical touristy stuff and no matter where you go, he sure will have something intreresting to tell and show you around. We were a group of 10 and didn't have...More

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richardcmckay90, Owner at Tiny Tartan Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Hi Margit, thank you so much for your 5 star review. Our aim at Tiny Tartan Tours is 100% guest satisfaction so I'm am absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves so much. It was really a great fun tour. Please feel free to refer my...More

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