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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Two of us spent the day with Patrick today exploring the island and I can highly recommend the tour. Patrick is knowledgable, thoughtful, entertaining and very easy company for the 5.5 hour’s approx that the tour takes. I can also recommend the deluxe lunch he...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Well organised and beautifully paced to match all participants (though it is worth being aware that some parts are fairly energetic). Patrick's easy going manner, quiet humour and encyclopedic knowledge of everything from prehistory to the local inhabitants, more than made up for the misty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Went for a full day tour around the beautiful island of Rousay with Patrick. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the local history and lore and took us to some mind-blowing sites! He also packs an amazing lunch - local crab sandwiches, cheeses, oat cakes and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank W K
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have done many tours with many guides over multiple continents, Patrick is as good as it gets. He has a deep knowledge of the history (both current and past), a keen love of the island plus he makes the tour interesting and fun. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trent H
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had a full day tour which included all the major and some smaller Neolithic sites and they were splendid. With Patrick who kept us all engaged and amused throughout the day and produced a great picnic lunch with local crab sandwiches at a delightful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Johntherunner
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Patrick gave us a great tour and was a veritable gold mine of information, not just about the archeology, neolithic and iron age sites but also about the later history of life on Rousay; the crofters, the clearances and life on the islands today. He...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 2018dia
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very interesting and informative tour by Patrick of the history and attractions of Rousay. Experience the archaeology culture and beauty of the island, very good packed lunch, Patrick was an excellent guide and host.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter678
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Highly informative, interesting, funny tour of this small island.. Patrick has all the info and gossip! Would recommend this to anyone.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

On our pleasant day trip with Paddy (who lives on the island himself) around Rousay we were part of a small group and got a great insight into islandlife. Slowly, but in an easy way we got around the magical island and got the chance...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lesley-Leila
Reviewed 2 June 2018

. . . Rousay Island and Paddy Maguire's tour is for you. Go from the Neolithic through Iron Age, Bronze Age, Viking and medieval into Victorian times, all on Rousay. Paddy met our ferry from Mainland, and we spent the entire day immersed in archeology...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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