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Ness Bus

304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, Scotland
+44 131 212 5033
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The Loch Ness Day Tour Specialists. Visit Glencoe and the Highlands from Edinburgh. Also offer day trips to Loch Lomond, and 3-day trips to Inverness & the Isle of Skye. Love it, or get it FREE Satisfaction Guarantee! Choose from a selection of 4 Edinburgh departure points, and a covered by a 100% satisfaction guarantee, or your money back, for all of our guests. Private/Bespoke Group Tours on request.
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“our tour guide” (136 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, Scotland
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+44 131 212 5033
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"whiskey distillery"
in 61 reviews
"day trip"
in 107 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 136 reviews
"scottish highlands"
in 62 reviews
"great trip"
in 36 reviews
"fort augustus"
in 27 reviews
"hairy coo"
in 41 reviews
"boat cruise"
in 16 reviews
"beautiful highlands"
in 12 reviews
"scottish music"
in 26 reviews
"recommend this trip"
in 18 reviews
"bus driver"
in 13 reviews
"visiting scotland"
in 16 reviews
"history of scotland"
in 33 reviews
"awesome tour"
in 13 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 16 reviews
"highland tour"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

Recently completed a tour up to Loch Ness and Glencoe with John as our tour bus driver. John was fantastic, he made a long road trip lively and fun. Loved seeing Rannoch Moor and Glencoe. It was hauntingly beautiful. It’s amazing to realize my family...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

This was our first time in the magical Highlands and we can’t wait to come back. The Ness Bus tour was organized to showcase multiple “must-dos” with just the right amount of time at each stop. Our guide and driver, Michael, was exceptionally professional, knowledgeable...More

Thank chaseabunny1
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a spectacular trip for me and my 13 year old, we enjoyed the driver, Graham, as well as all the stops and sights. From hairy Scottish cows, the sights of a ton of movie sets, little shops and pubs, whiskey ice cream, as...More

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Thank Scott M
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Scott, Thank you for the review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour with your daughter! I am happy Graham was entertaining and you made the most of all the stops throughout the tour. See you again soon.

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Reviewed yesterday

We had Graham as our driver and he was very friendly, interactive and hilarious. He was very knowledgeable about everything we saw and he was just a genuinely great guy. I will definitely recommend!

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Thank mcneelydallas
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi mcneelydallas, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is fantastic to hear you had an amazing time on tour with Graham as your guide, keeping you informed, entertained and laughing. See you again soon!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent day trip out with a fabulous tour guide / driver - Marty provided us with a lot of laughs but amazing Scottish History . Brilliant day and highly recommended . Thank you so much

Thank Jennifer D
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Jennifer D, Thank you for the review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the tour with Marty as your guide, entertaining you with Scottish history and laughs throughout the day. See you again soon!

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Reviewed yesterday

The tour was well-organized, the driver and the guide (john) had very good humor. We started the tour in Edinbirgh, we visited a whiskey factgory, we taseted whiskey as well. We could order packed sandwiches as well. We visited GlenCoe and Loch Ness, heard several...More

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Thank mszirmai1
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi mszirmai1, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour, felt it was well organised and your guide John was entertaining and informative! See you again soon.

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Reviewed yesterday

It was a busy day - but Stephen took good care of the whole group. Two passengers disappeared following the Loch Ness boating - Stephen made the whole group wait for 45 minutes to search them down. Few people wanted to leave but Stephen made...More

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Thank Mahua S
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Mahua S, Thank you for the review. It is great to know you had a fantastic day. We never want to leave a passenger behind, and our guides are very straight forward with the timings so passengers are fully aware. See you again soon.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very recommended day tour to the Highlands, Loch Ness and Whisky distillery! Our tour guide Graham was very cool! If you take the tour, I would recommend to take the box lunch because the restaurants in Fort Augustus are extremely expensive and...More

Thank rodoboca
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Rodoboca, Thank you for the review. I am happy to hear you had an awesome time on the tour with Graham exploring the Scottish Highland. We offer packed lunches on the tour if people are wanting to do the boat cruise, I am pleased...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great day trip - excellent driver and guide - guide was very knowledgeable, witty and informative - would recommend

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Thank Bob-sdb
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Bob-sdb, Thank you for the review of your time on tour! I am happy you had a great trip with us and felt your guide was knowledgeable, witty and informative. See you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Breathtaking landscapes. a very involved and humorous guide. I spent a day rich in emotions. I really hope to return to Scotland and I do it again this tour bus without hesitation !

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Thank emmanuellerissoan
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tripleh2018
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Kyle B | Property representative |
60-minute Boat trip with Cruise Loch Ness – Adults/Students – £13.50, Children – £8.50 (Exclusive Ness Bus discount – Book/Pay on the day of tour)
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tlmcallister
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
No but we stop every couple of hours where bathrooms are available. I believe only the only company that has toilet facilities on any of their vehicles are 'Grayline Tours', and this is limited to only certain vehicles in... More
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