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Rabbie's

8,477 reviews
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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About Rabbie's
Rabbie's expert guides lead you through the must-see sights of Scotland and England. You explore the epic natural wonders, cute traditional villages, and ancient castles. And on all their tours, you learn from the best storytellers, explore in small groups of 16 passengers or less, support local communities, enjoy guaranteed departures, and get a guaranteed experience or your money back.
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Opt for a personalized experience of the Scottish Highlands on a small-group day trip from Edinburgh, limited to 16 people. Ideal for visitors with limited time, this guided tour transports you to Loch Ness and other Highland highlights with ease and efficiency. Stop at Glencoe, Cairngorms National Park, and Fort Augustus along the way, and upgrade to include a cruise on the legendary Loch Ness. Plus, traveling in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach means you can feel comfortable throughout the journey to and from Edinburgh.
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$56.88 per adult
96 reviews
Attention “Outlander” fans: this tour was created just for you. Leave Edinburgh behind as you embark on an epic adventure to several sites from the popular television show. Visit Culross Palace (the fictional Cranesmuir), Doune Castle (Castle Leoch), Blackness Castle (Fort William), Midhope Castle (Jamie’s home), and Linlithgow Palace, the site of one of the series’ most intense scenes.
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$55.65 per adult
781 reviews
Beat the crowds and opt for an alternative sightseeing experience of the Scottish Highlands on a hassle-free day trip from Edinburgh. A great choice for history buffs, this excursion transports you to medieval castles, lochs, and the rugged Breadalbane Mountains. Receive personalized attention in a group limited to 16, and leave the tour with a discount card for select Edinburgh shops, restaurants, and attractions.  
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$51.94 per adult
545 reviews
See parts of northern Scotland that most first-time visitors miss during a day trip to Loch Lomond, Kelpies, and Stirling Castle from Edinburgh. Letting someone else drive allows you to spend less time navigating and more time enjoying the scenery, while the insider knowledge of a guide promises to enhance your experience of rural Scotland.
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$48.23 per adult
531 reviews
Plan a stress-free visit to Scotland’s oldest university on this full-day tour with transport from Edinburgh. In addition to navigating, your guide offers local tales about each stop on the itinerary, from hidden gem fishing villages often overlooked by visitors to the frame-worthy University of St. Andrews campus. Enjoy the comfort of a small group size and the convenience of a discount card at St. Andrews cafes, shops, and attractions.
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$45.75 per adult
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I can't give enough praise for lizzie, our guide. She was exceptional. We had a small group of 6 on the tour bus and it was great. By the end of the trip we felt like a family.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Parkie was our wonderful tour guide and William our joyful bus driver! We had a great time seeing the Kelpies, went on a nice walk by Loch Lomond, and visited Sterling Castle. Parkie earned some extra brownie points when he offered my mother, who has...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a brilliant tour today to Loch Lomond, the Kelpies and Stirling Castle with Rabbies Tours. Not rushed and well paced. Brilliant tour driver and guide called Desmond (Des), very knowledgeable as we moved around, thankfully rained when we were travelling but didn’t impact on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Just back from a brilliant day trip with Jim. The man is knowledgeable, as he should be (he's the tour guide). But more importantly, he is a great storyteller. If this was olden times, we'd gather round his feet to hear him tell tales. His...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great day visiting the Scottish highlands! Our guide/driver, Jim Divine, was so knowledgeable and kept us entertained with stories throughout the day. We really appreciated the fact that he would make unplanned short stops for us to allow us to take pictures...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We took two different Rabbies tours leaving out of Glasgow - first the 1-day Outlander Adventure with Alistair and later the 3-day Isle of Skye tour with Ben. Both tours allowed for plenty of restroom, sight seeing, and picture stops, and both guides were very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a great tour in terms of logistics and schedule. Our tour guide and also driver, Duncan, is a wonderful guy: super funny and knowledgeable. He was very kind and easy to understand. The only problem was we couldn’t make it to Loch Ness...More

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Reviewed yesterday

A really nice tour of the South of Scotland, stopping at Melrose Abbey, Rosslyn Chapel and other stops in the Borders along the way. Our guide was Dave and he was the sweetest, if sometimes a bit shaky on historical facts. Four stars instead of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great with s smaller vehicle. This means a greater chance to see the corners of the city not so easily reached

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The trip was a good experience. I will definitely recommend it. I am giving only four stars because, we opted for lochness boat ride and we hardly got 15 min for lunch and we had to pack our lunch from restaurant and run for the...More

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Getaway521760
August 9, 2019|
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The best light is in october for photos.. sunsets are early and beautiful. Head west for the best result. The weather is scottish as it is for the other 11 months of the year. So it could be rainy, sunny, snowing, hail... More
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Sharon C
August 2, 2019|
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Response from Rabbies_Aimee | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, We will typically depart each day at around 09:00 so having breakfast shouldn't be an issue. The exact length of time you will have may depend breakfast hours which will vary from place to place. When you have... More
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Deeptinb
July 15, 2019|
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Response from Rabbies_Aimee | Property representative |
Hello - our tour stays in the centre of Inverness, if you email us our accommodation team can review the locations you are looking at. I hope you have a great tour!
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