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Around Loch Ness

Lower Knockchoilum, Inverness IV2 6UR, Scotland
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Couldn't Have Been Better!

What an absolute pleasure to tour a number of sites around Inverness with George! We were fortunate... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Erin M
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The best possible way to spend a day in Inverness or Loch Ness.=!

The four of us, a couple and two teenage boys, had the best possible day touring the sights around... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
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Around Loch Ness is the perfect choice for a memorable visit to the Highlands of Scotland. You can walk in the footsteps of our ancestors, get up close to the rich natural heritage and history of the area, or simply relax and take in our spectacular scenery. The choice is yours. We offer tailor made and pre-planned day and half day tours for small intimate groups of up to 8 persons. Our knowledgeable and cheerful local guides will be happy to welcome you on board and share with you an experience you will never forget.
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Lower Knockchoilum, Inverness IV2 6UR, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What an absolute pleasure to tour a number of sites around Inverness with George! We were fortunate to have a beautiful sunny day and his enthusiasm and humor made for a tremendous experience. We loved that he managed to fit in a brief detour to...More

Thank Erin M
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The four of us, a couple and two teenage boys, had the best possible day touring the sights around Loch Ness with George. From an early start when he picked up at our AirBnB in Inverness, George provided and enthusiastic, thorough, and incredibly knowledgeable tour...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We booked George for a day tour of some of the Highland sites. George was a great tour guide with tons of knowledge about the local history and sites. He was very accommodating to our itinerary and offered us plenty of suggestions. He picked us...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We booked our day with George months prior to arriving in Inverness, for we were on a British Isle Cruise and made all of our private arrangements in advanced. We just enjoyed our tour with George so much, my Aunt is still talking about it!...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We arranged a private driving tour for four people with George to cover Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, Foyer Falls, Clava Cairns and Culloden Battlefield. It was a 9.5 hour scheduled tour and we covered a lot. George is very knowledgeable on the land, the sites,...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

George arranged a private tour for our family of 5 to celebrate my parents' 40th wedding anniversary and ensured we thoroughly enjoyed our 3 days in the Scottish highlands. George suggested and planned days around our wishes to go to Skye, hunt Nessie and ride...More

Thank Lynn-Marie C
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

George was an excellent tour guide. He provided an outstanding custom tour of Inverness and the surrounding areas - including a few distilleries. He had great stories and expert knowledge of the entire country. Would definitely recommend for anyone. Thanks George!!!

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

We did a modified "around Loch Ness tour" and an Isle of Skye tour. We really appreciated that George switched the tours because of weather, our Skye day was going to be misty and we would get a better day later in the week. You...More

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George P, Owner at Around Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed your 2 days in the Highlands. Many thanks for taking the time to review Around Loch Ness

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

the place that stands out around loch ness besides the natural beauty is the old ruines of a castle right on the banks of Loch Ness been there many times and its really fun to visit.. this is a very beautiful very deep lake..

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George P, Manager at Around Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed tour with Around Loch Ness. Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

George was an amazing tour guide of Speyside and the area around Inverness, I would highly recommend his services to anyone.

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George P, Owner at Around Loch Ness, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed tour to Spyside with Around Loch Ness. Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review.

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Slipnow
26 July 2016|
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Response from George P | Property representative |
Sorry for the trouble you are having. You can email me. I cannot list the email here as tarp advisor prevents this 😊 Kind regards
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anne o
8 July 2015|
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Response from George P | Property representative |
Hi there, An unusual one for me as I normally get tour inquiries (I am a tour operator). However I think I can help you out. Loch Knockie is very close by your accommodation and you can arrange with the Whitebridge Hotel... More
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anne o
8 July 2015|
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Response from George P | Property representative |
Hi there, An unusual one for me as I normally get tour inquiries (I am a tour operator). However I think I can help you out. Loch Knockie is very close by your accommodation and you can arrange with the Whitebridge Hotel... More
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