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The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour

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304 Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
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Free Day Tour of the Scottish Highlands. We believe everyone should be able to discover the real Scotland, that’s why we pioneered the only Free tour of this beautiful wilderness; through the eyes of a passionate and knowledgeable, local tour guide. We pride ourselves on exceeding the expectations of our guests; maintaining a professional but relaxed approach, and ensuring every tour is entertaining, informative and utterly unique.
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304 Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

What an amazing experience, a little bit short, time flies, but you can see all the highlights of the regions, out tour guide Michel was great, he was funny, kind and shared with us a lot of cool stories. The guest house was so cute,...More

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The 3-day Isle of Skye, Inverness, and Highlands tour was an excellent tour experience! We learned so much, and saw so many beautiful sights. My family and I traveled in Scotland for almost two weeks, and this tour was definitely a highlight of the trip!...More

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Just returned from an awesome Highland tour with Michael and Sean as guides. Michael was wonderful with his knowledge shared and amazing story telling. Sean is going to be a great guide in the future. Thanks for making the trip so good!

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We took the June 9, 2018 Hairy Coo 3-DAY ISLE OF SKYE, INVERNESS & HIGHLANDS TOUR. Our guide and driver was Stephen, and we choose the B&B option for the nights we spent in Inverness. The tour itself is very interesting, with an excellent sample...More

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Although there was a bit of a rocky start when there was some confusion as to which bus we were to be on (3 day tour was leaving at the same time as the one-day, and our bus was a touch late), we soon sorted...More

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This trip was everything I could have wanted and more!! I learned so much, and our guide Ryan was hilarious! The views, the hiking, the rope swing!! Just a great day. So many lovely sites and such great commentary. I'll be back next Spring and...More

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Ryan was fantastic. My daughter and I did the free Friday tour and loved every minute of it. I'm a Glasgow born Scot living in America and learned some history that I didn't even know. Plenty of stops and the whole tour was not hurried...More

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Tons of laughs and fun. We listened to stories about Scotish history and saw the beautiful countryside. Michael and Sean were great tour guides too. 😅

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This tour checks all the boxes and then some. The Kelpies are impressive. The highlands are beautiful. The highland regiment museum in Stirling Castle is worth the cost of admission to the castle alone. The butcher shop in the town we stopped in for lunch...More

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The guide was really funny and the bus was comfy! The content itself is amazing as well, I would recommend to anybody!

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cancaligurl
June 15, 2018|
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Response from 50plustropicallover | Reviewed this property |
Unsure - as we were told 15kg. I had the suitcase one size bigger than ‘carry on’ as I like to travel lite- especially in Europe with all the stairs etc in the old towns. So I either take carry on or one size up. If you stay... More
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amberpop
February 6, 2018|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi amberpop, It is aimed for those either 18-45 and those 'young-at-heart'. It's more the informal style of the tours we conduct, which suits "young and young-at-heart" travellers. Feel free to make a booking for the tour... More
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a91trip
October 1, 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi A91trip, ​Due to safety regulations and insurance, we are unable take children under 7 years of age on our tours. This is a precaution to ensure the seat belts on all of our coaches fit all passengers properly, We... More
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