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“brian collie”(56 reviews)
“his knowledge”(17 reviews)
“isle of skye”(20 reviews)
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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Edinburgh EH3 6TE, Scotland
New Town
+44 7895 473642
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour far exceeded our expectations! Dealing with Brian while booking the tour beforehand was a pleasure! All questions were answered promptly and professionally. When we finally made it to Scotland, our guide was Steve---What an amazing fund of knowledge he has! Steve is funny,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must experience a tour with Brian, in person. He is a brilliant actor, singer, storyteller and guide. His colorful stories enhanced by the traditional songs of Scotland are totally enjoyable as you ride along the beautiful landscapes of countryside in the Highlands.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that Personal Tours of Scotland is the only tour company that knows the exact film location of Craig Na Dun from Outlander and that alone made it worthwhile for me! Kerr was fantastic and he showed up right on time...More

Thank Elainetsai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Person Tours of Scotland EXCEEDED OUR EXPECTATIONS!! Thank you Brian for arranging our personal 5 day tour of Scotland as one of the best experiences we have ever had! Each and every detail including tour guide, accommodations, tour van, and dinners were perfect in every...More

Thank 77Mary6789
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We toured with Personal Tours of Scotland - Brian,Steve and Rob two years ago for a couple weeks and the cruise line had a day in Edinburgh so we booked a private all-day tour with Brian - Personal Tours of Scotland. We were treated to...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

We went on an organized tour throughout Scotland that included 14 people and the tour leader/guide Brian Collie. We expected beauty, yet were surprised to discover that Scotland is even more beautiful than advertised. Add to this that the tour was well organized and also...More

Thank ibarkana
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had an absolutely wonderful 4 days with Brian as our tour guide. We started in Edinburgh and continued up the Scottish highlands. We were on a tour of the places featured in the show Outlander. We experienced those places as well as many other beautiful...More

Thank glavorgna17
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had an incredible weekend experience with Maz. She was awesome. My wifeand I loved spending our time in Scotland with her. Her knowledge of thearea was super helpful. We truly loved when she played her pipes for us atthe highlands. That was fantastic. The...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had the tremendous good fortune of touring with Bryan Collie over 4 days. He was very well prepared and provided us truly unique perspectives on Scotland. His knowledge of Scottish history and dramatic presentation were real highlights. We highly recommend booking travel with Bryan...More

Thank Compass793337
Reviewed 28 July 2018

So tonight we finished 9 wonderful days traveling with Brian who from the minute we met him, we thought how lucky we were to have selected him and Personal Tours of Scotland. Brian had massaged our original itinerary for the better ( listen to his...More

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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thanks Alan, It was a wonderful tour...not always going to script but that's the way I like it! Hope to see you guys again...but there's a big wide world out there waiting for you! Your Kilted Friend , 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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5 May 2018|
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
8 April 2018|
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
Melinda V
26 March 2018|
Response from MyTime58 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Personal Tours of Scotland has all information on their website.