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Braemar Highland Safaris - CLOSED

Northview Hillside Road, Braemar AB35 5YU, Scotland
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Fabulous 3-hours plus includes entry to Castle

Very well run operation. Guide, John, was very engaging and knowledgable. The trip gives you a good... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
V60
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Towcester, United Kingdom
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Braemar Highland tours

What a fantastic way to see the views and the wildlife of the Highlands! Neil is a very... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Emma S
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Very well run operation. Guide, John, was very engaging and knowledgable. The trip gives you a good understanding of the vastness of the estate and the way it helps preserve valuable wildlife and native trees. Saw both types of deer and some interesting birds. Binoculars...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic way to see the views and the wildlife of the Highlands! Neil is a very knowledgable man with many local facts and funny stories to tell. So pleased we did it, would highly recommend it to anyone!!!!

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Neil made our day. What better way for our family to experience the Scottish Highlands than with a true Scot taking us on a 1/2 day trip to see the beauty and history of the area. He was so accommodating - stopping anywhere we asked...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Neil did an excellent job of explaining the history of the area and identifying the local fauna as he took my reunion friends and I on the tour, the views were spectacular and we were very fortunate to see a number of red stag, grouse...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Our guide Neil was extremely knowledgeable and gave us a good history of the local area, and looked after us really well. He provided us with binoculars and was more than happy for us to ask him to stop if we wanted to catch any...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Despite the weather, our guide, Neil Bain, made it an enjoyable experience, and gave us our money's worth.

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the commentary provided by John the driver, Prince Charles passed us in a Range Rover!! If you're going take a telescope as binoculars are not really ideal. We saw stags, a hare, a sea eagle, a hunting party and lots of grouse, you...More

1  Thank Danielle F
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Neil is a friendly and knowledgeable guide who loves the mountains around Braemar. He shares his vast knowledge and experiences while driving off-road and has a keen eye to spot whatever wildlife is around during the tour. Little more to say other than we would...More

1  Thank Clifftech
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

This was one of the best things I did during my 16 days in Scotland. Neil was the best guide and host I can imagine. He shares his knowledge and love of the area, but he also isn't averse to letting it be quiet in...More

1  Thank KateStudyhead
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had a family gathering in Braemar with all of our family (21 of them). 7 of us went out with Neil on a fresh summer day. We had the most fantastic day and we so well looked after. His knowledge is utterly amazing and...More

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