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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
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Edinburgh EH3 6TE, Scotland
New Town
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Edinburgh was our first stop on a 50th anniversary trip for our family of 10, ranging in age from 73-11. Brian took us on foot on a comprehensive tour of Edinburgh to get us oriented. The following two days Richard picked us up in a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Hi, Wow, that seems such a long time ago. Thank you for your kind words, I will forward this on to Richard. Best wishes, Brian

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Steve, Brian and Rob are the best. We thoroughly enjoyed 9 days with them in July 2017. Brian did a great job of planning our itinerary and Steve could not have been a better guide. I highly recommend them and hope to make a return...More

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Date of experience: July 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Ah, the 3 Guidateers strike again. We really do enjoy our job, if you can call it that. Its like being on a permanent holiday whilst on tour! Things are quiet now but still a few tours on the go! Looking forward to 'working' with...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Brian was a fantastic guide, customizing our day with him to exactly what we wanted to see most. He knew all the best places to see and we couldn't have asked for a more perfect introduction to Scotland. We will definitely use him again!

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Date of experience: August 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thankyou so much for your kind words. I look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great two day private tour with Brian! Brian was a wonderful guide who was knowledgeable , enthusiastic and had lots of great stories while we were driving to each location. He was also very accommodating when we changed a few things we wanted to see,...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi Amy, I love doing Outlander Tours as you can genuinly see the excicitement on peoples faces! With each new season, there are new Outlander locations which, some we have always visited and some new! We are always flexible and nothing ios set in stone...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We are just back from a two week tour with Brian and would highly recommend him to anyone looking to see the sights and learn a little history along the way. We are two couples and our interests include horseback trekking, fishing, agriculture, whisky tours,...More

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Date of experience: October 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you Cheryl for a great review! It was a great trip, but we could have done with more Whisky stops ;-) It was my pleasure to create your holiday of a lifetime and I look forward to seeing the photos!

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Personal Tours of Scotland provided us with an Epic 19 day tour. Brian creating our general tour route and we meet our tour guide Steve in Inverness who improvised on the go based on our changing interests and jet lag. During our 10 day tour...More

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Date of experience: May 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Yes, It was one of the longer tours that we have done. A jouney into England and Wales is not normal for us, but, what the client wants, the client gets! The 'Official name for the company is 'Personal Tours of the UK Ltd, so...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

A friend highly recommended Brian Collie to me after using his Personal Tours of Scotland last Spring. I contacted Brian to arrange a 4 day tour of the Highlands this past September for three of us. Brian worked with me on an itinerary that was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you, Steve certainly enjoyed his tour with you. Hope to take you on a tour mtyself one day, Brian

Reviewed 31 October 2017

I would not hesitate in recommending personal Tours of Scotland. Steve was incredibly knowledgeable and had many stories to share.

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Date of experience: August 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks Toni, I'll pass that on to Steve, Brian

Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband and I travelled to Scotland in August for a second anniversary trip. We knew we wanted to spend time on the Isle of Skye, but felt a bit overwhelmed by the options for where to stay, what to eat, where to go, etc....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi Brenna, I know that you'ld be in great hands with Rob. Its our job to make to want to come back to Scotland, and looks like weve done the job. Once you eventually decide on dates, my first port of call will be Rob....More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Brian was so easy to work with and arranged an amazing tour with many of Scotland's gems. Our guide, Rob was a delight! Entertaining, knowledgable and eager to share his country with us, we not only saw the sights but learned the history and legends...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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BrianJCollie, Owner at Personal Tours of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thankyou for your review Summer. Rob certainly enjoyed his trip and loves to have a kindred spirirt to share his love of Sheep. Hopefully see you sometime in the future, Best, Brian

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amitu2017
5 May 2018|
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Response from BrianJCollie | Property representative |
Many apologies for not answering your request , as I never realised that Tripadvisor had a message box. Normally people contact me directly. I hope that you managed to find someone for a tour, Best, Brian
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Mikhail22222
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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
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Melinda V
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Hi. Personal Tours of Scotland has all information on their website.
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