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Tours around the Scottish Highlands in an 8 Seater vehicle. Come with us on one of our fun and fascinating Happy Tours and explore the breath-taking beauty and distinctive culture that the Highlands of Scotland has to offer. Enjoy, on one of our day...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having never taken a guided tour before I really had no expectations but John, our tour guide, was tremendous and the day was wonderful. He advised we couldn't get the full experience due to season and weather but I don't feel like anything was lost....More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you Vivian for this great review of your recent tour with John and for recommending us! Skye is as you say still a wonderful experience at this time of year which is why we operate this tour all year. John can certainly ensure you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Bill, our tour guide was wonderful. You should absolutely take the Loch Ness/ Culloden tour. Our stops were made interesting by Bill’s knowledge and descriptions.More

Thank kmort
Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking time to leave this review on your tour with BIll At this time of year its very atmospheric around the loch and at the battlefield. It looks so different to the summer vistas but is equally as enjoyable.The history doesn't change...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did the tour to Culloden and Loch Ness yesterday. TJ was a splendid guide and so friendly & interesting. Really enjoyed it & would recommend. Thank you so much!More

Thank sh0na40
Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Shona for your kind review and recommendation TJ enjoyed touring with you too and it's lovely to get out and about at this time of year and see all the lovely autumnal colours. The area takes on a very different appearance at this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our interaction with the team started by email correspondence and they were efficient, fast, informative, and most of all welcoming. We booked an 8 hour tour to Dunrobin Castle and ended up going to more than that thanks for the wonderful organization of the team....More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review and I can tell you the guides enjoyed the tour just as much as your children and you did! It's lovely that we made it a child's greatest day ever. It's so humbling to feel we played...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic time on this tour! Our tour guide John was very knowledgeable and engaging, and provided great information on culture, history, and the different spots we toured without being overwhelming. The tour was well organised; stops and breaks were reasonable, with a...More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Alexandra for leaving this great review for John and for your recommendation. As you say , it's always advised to come prepared for all weathers at this time of year. The island is gorgeous no matter what the weather is and we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Bill as our tour guide/driver. I was in a van with four other people (strangers). Bill was very knowledgeable about many different areas - culture, history (!!!), modern history and of course the different places we toured to. He was a wealth of...More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to leave a review for Bill and your tour to Skye with him. Your so right in the we advise all our guests to bring appropiate footwear and clothing......Scottish weather can be very variable, sometimes even four season in one...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a terrific day with John as our driver. He did an outstanding job of walking that fine line of giving us a lot of information and yet not talking AT us for hours on end. I'm sure I might have spent more...More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this great review of your tour to Skye with John and we're delighted it was one of your all time favourite trips. It's fantastic when we can deliver such a high quality tour and leave our guest feeling it was worth every...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great way to see Loch Ness, Culloden and other sights with excellent knowledgeable commentary and humor. Recommend!!

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Vivienne for laving TJ this review. We're so "Happy" you had such a fun tour and thank you for your recommendation Haste ye back

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was very well organised. Everything was made clear and the bus was very prompt. Stops and breaks were reasonably planned. An 8-seater minibus did enable a more intimate and personalised experience. We felt lucky to have had Bill as our guide. He was...More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Rachel for this great review and recommendation for your tour to Skye with Bill Its wonderful that even in the windy weather you had such a great tour. We love to be organised and prompt - giving our guests as much time as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took this Loch Ness, Glen Ord Distillery, Clava Cairns & Culloden Battlefield Tour with Happy Tours on October 27, 2018, and it was just wonderful. Our guide, John McGillivray Coleman, was fantastic, very nice, friendly, funny and had great knowledge of Scottish history. I...More

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Maninthekilt, Owner at Happy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving this lovely review and recommendation. We are glad you had such a wonderful tour with us, our local area tour has lots to offer and in the company of John C you are in fine hands. Slainte!

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swisstravelfreak
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The cancellation policy is on the About Us page of our website. You pay at the time of booking to secure your reservation. Hope you come and tour with us !
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I was so pleased with the 'Happy tours' Skye and Highland tours!! I wish we had more time on Skye because I feel like there is so much to see. I really enjoyed the tour guides. While we were there we did three tours with... More
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