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1 Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour

Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour 2 Macmillan Place | Caol, Fort William PH33 7BL, Scotland
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Excellent Tour with Peter

We chose Peter to be our driver cum guide from among the limited options in Fort William for a day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GenDugal
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New Delhi, India
West Coast Peninsular

Another great one day tour with Peter. Beautiful scenery despite the showers, or even because of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
waltoncmw
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Personalised and Private Guided Tours of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.
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Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour 2 Macmillan Place | Caol, Fort William PH33 7BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Peter to be our driver cum guide from among the limited options in Fort William for a day tour of the Isle of Skye because of his prompt replies and affordable tour fee. We were very impressed with his pleasant manners of communication...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another great one day tour with Peter. Beautiful scenery despite the showers, or even because of them at times. Not much Peter could do about those. He seems to know everything about the area and history, and makes it a joy to learn from him,...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Private tour allowed a relaxed way to enjoy the amazing views and vast area covered in a day. Safely driven in a very comfortable vehicle with informative historical commentary from owner driver Peter. If there are specifics or deviation required from the prescribed advertised route...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I'm a WEE late on this review. My first time traveling to Scotland was in 2014 with my Grandpa & Aunt Sally. It was also my first time traveling abroad & I was so psyched. Peter & my Grandpa were already good friends since my...More

1  Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

What can I say, Peter, it was like being shown the region by a friend. After our many emails prior to arriving and your welcoming, humorous personality I couldn't have asked for anymore. Thank you so much for postponing your hibernation to accommodate my tour...More

3  Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Peter was very helpful from the moment we booked our tour. We wanted to do something a little different and he obliged without fuss. We explained what we wanted and he delivered. We had a problem the day before, nothing that Peter had done, but...More

1  Thank sefernandes
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Peter M, Owner at 1 Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

I am pleased that you enjoyed yourselves, even the big one.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This was the second time we have taken tours with Peter, and they were even better. We did the Oban, Inveraray Glencoe Tour on the first day, then the Skye tour the next day. Both days were great, despite the weather, although the rain going...More

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Peter M, Owner at 1 Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

It was a great two days, and it was good to see you again. Stay well, and maybe we will see you again in the very near future for another adventure.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Peter guided my wife and me through a splendid tour of Skye, riding in his comfortable and meticulous Chrysler Grand Caravan. Extremely personable and knowledgeable about historic and current Scottish affairs, he is also witty and fun. He knows and took care to help us...More

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Peter M, Owner at 1 Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you for your company and understanding, it was a very good day, stay well.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

My husband and I were on a two week trip to Scotland: Edinburgh, The West Highlands and Glasgow. We had booked in advance two daytrips with Peter: 1) Fort William, Glenfinnan with Glencoe supplement 2) Great Glen, Loch Ness and Culloden Moor tours. A note:...More

2  Thank J-and-R-Heino
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Peter M, Owner at 1 Day Tours Scotland - Private Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Two excellent days, thank you.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I emailed with Peter several times before booking our tour. He was always very responsive and I liked the various options for the tours. We booked the Great Glen and Loch Ness tour. On the day of our trip, we weren't feeling well and Peter...More

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Cheri J
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cheri, I can't post a link here but if you google 1 day tours Scotland you should be able to find it. The tour guide is Peter MacGillivray and tours depart Fort William (about a 5 hour train ride north west of Edinburgh... More
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