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Personal Tours of Scotland

Edinburgh EH3 6TE, Scotland
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Beautiful Scotland!

Brian tag-teamed with guides Steven and Stuart (all three were excellent - 5 stars plus) to give us... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Floridapair
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Clermont, Florida
This tour will touch your heart and soul!

This was such a memorable 12 day tour. Your heart and soul will be touched with Scotland's rich... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
canelson2009
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Clermont, Florida
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Private and personalised tours of Scotland and beyond! We tailor your tour to your needs from 1 day to unlimited. Discover your ancestral heartlands, burial places of your forefathers or just bask in some of the most stunning scenery on the planet. Walk in the scenes of movie sets such as Braveheart, The Wicker Man (1973), Harry Potter, and many more such as the new 'Outlander' TV series. Whatever you want, from Whisky to wildlife, we'll design a tour around you.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Edinburgh EH3 6TE, Scotland
New Town
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brian tag-teamed with guides Steven and Stuart (all three were excellent - 5 stars plus) to give us a taste of the highlands. The trip was wonderful! We enjoyed the story telling, songs and history they shared. Their love for Scotland was evident at every...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was such a memorable 12 day tour. Your heart and soul will be touched with Scotland's rich history as told by Brian. I highly recommend Personal Tours Of Scotland. You won't be disappointed!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a tour with Personal Tours of Scotland almost a year in advance. My family and I - nine adults from the US - found the booking and planning process seamless. Brian was able to accommodate many extremely unique requests from our group, including...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to visit Scotland in March, and Brian from Personal Tours was the only tour operator who was enthusiastic about taking us around at this time of the year and we were so pleased we signed up with him. It was the best private...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful tour with Stephen Hay! He is very knowledgeable about Scotland and the specific sites we visited, but equally as important, he was fun to be with and always focused on our satisfaction. He created a custom tour for us. He adjusted...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We hired PTOS for a private day tour from Edinburgh up for a quick Distillery Tour and were absolute delighted with the day. Rob was our guide and his running commentary and humour kept the day moving along. He guided us through small villages and...More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thankyou for your custon and your review. I'll pass it on to Rob! Best, Brian

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We were trying to knock one of our countries off the bucket list (and use up some expiring airfare), so I said to my husband and our college kids “Let’s go to Scotland for New Years”. Everyone thought I was crazy wanting to go to...More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Wow! Thats some review! Scotland in the Winter is vastly under rated, for me it creates more wild & wondeful advenures! Thankyou & hope to see you soon, Brian

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The greatest tour i have ever been too.. A wonderful tour and a fabulous guide Brian was.. Gave in depth experience of Scotland a land once you scratch its surface bleeds blood and history.. :) enjoyed every minute of it.. A life saver to my...More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Hi Justin, Yes, it was a great tour. Thankyou so much for the review, I toroughly enjoyed it myself. Best Wishes, Brian

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

My 19 year old son and myself have just came back from a personalised three day tour with Steve. Travelled through the Highlands up to Skye (with a little Outlander on the side). Overnight Skye and then another great day to overnight at Loch Ness....More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you so much for a great review! Steve is one of the best guides in Scotland. He will be delighted that his efforts have been recognised. Best, Brian

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Edinburgh was our first stop on a 50th anniversary trip for our family of 10, ranging in age from 73-11. Brian took us on foot on a comprehensive tour of Edinburgh to get us oriented. The following two days Richard picked us up in a...More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Hi, Wow, that seems such a long time ago. Thank you for your kind words, I will forward this on to Richard. Best wishes, Brian

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New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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amitu2017
5 May 2018|
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Response from MyTime58 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I suggest you contact Brian directly and he can arrange a personal tour to suit your needs and interests. If you are staying in Edinburgh I suggest that it might be a good idea to stay in a hotel in either the Old or New... More
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Mikhail22222
8 April 2018|
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Response from BrianJCollie | Property representative |
Sorry, but we are normally booked well in advance, (sometimes a year!). All tours are bespoke and designed around you so each tour has a different price as they contain didfferent requirements. Hope you got sorted. Whenver... More
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Melinda V
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Hi. Personal Tours of Scotland has all information on their website.
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