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The Tartan Bicycle Company
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The Tartan Bicycle Company have been providing guided and self-guided bike tours around the City of Edinburgh and all over Scotland since 2013. Our aim is to provide a first class cycling and sightseeing experience for cyclists of all abilities...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
136 Main Street | Pathhead, Edinburgh EH37 5PX, Scotland
+44 7973 940924
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a stunning time cycling around Edinburgh with Johann and the group! Best experience of our weekend. Definitely recommended! Including some fun crazy moments off the bike!

Thank AlisonM2944
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great way to experience Edinburgh. Johan was a great guide, knowledable, relaxed and fun while at the same time being an absolute professional. The pace was perfect, the tour interesting and the group dynamic was fantastic. Highly recommended

Thank lesunite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This bike tour was amazing! Johanne was an excellent tour guide, very friendly and knowledgeable. It was a different way to experience and see a very nice city. It was a good tour for non-cycling people, pretty leisurely with a few stops. Definitely recommend this...More

Thank Eric N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I signed up for the freedom tour through the Highlands. Due to road closures on the route, our tour had to be modified. Johann improvised and took us to another location that was further into the Highlands. In route to our destination,...More

Thank H1414TClisaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ricardo led a colleague and me on a great bike tour of the city in September 2018. He's a very knowledgeable guide in addition to being a fun lad. If you have a morning or afternoon free it's an excellent way to see the city....More

Thank langet1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I signed up for the Auld Reekie Tour, a full day of exploration around Edinburgh and its suburbs. We were impressed with Johann's energy and organization throughout. He provided pick-up and drop-off at our B&B, which made things easy and was much...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think the best way to see Scotland is on cycle and Tartan makes it simple and amazing experience. He makes you see what you otherwise can't as it might not be possible to see that in a taxi or bus. For us, lucky part...More

Thank NitinJ276
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This bicycle tour was the highlight of our Edinburgh visit. We took the full day Auld Reekie tour with Johann, and learned that Edinburgh has beaches, canals and loads of beautiful green spaces as well as castles. Johann was a most attentive and knowledgeable guide,...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When and wherever we travel we always find a bike tour which is just a great way to get familiar with a new city and surrounding areas. We were fortunate enough this time around to find Johann, signing up for the Auld Reekie tour. The...More

Thank beachtrl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We set Johann the difficult task of getting the 9 of us on Bromptons (folding bikes) from Edinburgh to Beauly over 2.5 day’s for our charity the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust. He was quite simply outstanding, supportive, helpful and informative at all times whilst maintaining...More

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Johann J, Owner at The Tartan Bicycle Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Brompton 9, Thank you for choosing 'The Tartan Bicycle Company' to support your charity cycle from Edinburgh to Beauly using Brompton bicycles. It was a real honour to be involved in organising and taking part in your amazing trip, which raised a staggering amount...More

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June 3, 2018|
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Response from DougDayberry | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. I did the Bridges Tour. Half day
May 20, 2018|
Response from DougDayberry | Reviewed this property |
A quick visit to the website to email Johann will get you al set