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Fort William

Highland Scenic Tours

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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Join Highland Scenic Tours for half-day tours around Fort William and Glen Coe or a day tour to the West Coast Peninsula.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a wonderful day touring the Fort William area with John. Since I already saw the Glenfinnan Viaduct John quickly substituted a visit Achnacarry, home of the Commando Training Depot for the Allied Forces for D-Day and the Commando Memorial. We also visited the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Highly recommend John and his tour guiding expertise! We hired John for a full day tour to Skye from Ft. William and again the following day for a tour around the Glenfinnan and Glencoe areas. Skye was a trip highlight and lived up to every...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank erinm804
Reviewed April 24, 2019

John picked my daughter and I up at the train station in the morning and we had a customized tour of the Fort William area in his comfortable car. We saw Glenfinnan monument and viaduct, Ben Nevis, and Glencoe area. Excellent historical and local information...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank katieincanada2018
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Wow, don't know where to start. Found John Irvine here on TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor has never let me down yet. Stayed with John for 3 full day tours. We stayed at the Inn at our Gower and would catch the ferry over every morning to see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Wewant2seetheworld
Reviewed December 21, 2018

John is an excellent guide, he is friendly and informative and has a great knowledge of the area. He was able to take us to some lesser known places and we were able to see lots of wildlife and some stunning scenery. John went above...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Tricia G
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We really had a wonderful time last week in fort william. John took us to most of the places around fort william. He was very friendly and kind. We never had to bother for anything though we had a toddler with us.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Mohammedrehana2018
Reviewed October 13, 2018

John was amazing! We were picked up from our accomodation and taken on a wonderful day tour including visits to Eileen Donna Castle, Portree and some of the most amazing scenic stops on Skye. John is a great guy with plenty of knowledge and fun...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lorna C
Reviewed October 5, 2018

John picked us up at the Oban Ferry Terminal after our return from Iona. We had planned an afternoon to see the area and Glencoe before spending the night in Fort William. It was an easy going pleasant journey. John stopped at places we would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We booked John for a half day tour around the Isle of Skye, and enjoyed every minute of it! John knows all the best spots on the island, and pays attention to your personal interests and time-frame. But aside from the beautiful views, we had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank odedb53
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Did a half day tour around Fort William/Glen Coe with John, leaving 10am and returning 3-4pm. John is a very pleasant and easygoing bloke who knows where to get good views and knows the local history. Reasonable price for a private tour. We went to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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October 21, 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Can thoroughly recommend John Irvine. All his tours are great but give him a call and he will tailor something to you individual tastes. He is a lot of fun!
May 9, 2017|
Response from Anne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I am a reviewer/customer, not Highland Scenic Tours. I'm sure Trip Advisor has a link to John's email. And John is really great!
April 10, 2016|
Response from highlands57 |
Hi Bruce,I have sent you a email,Let me know if you need any further information Regards John.