Hugh Allison (scottishtalespinner.com) is a tour guide based in Inverness.  He offers custom tours - from a walking tour of Inverness to a 9 hour car tour of the coast.  He is an historian and grew up in the area.  You pick what you'd like to see and he will come up with an itinerary and other suggestions of things to see in that area.  Extremely interesting and fun to be with. 

Hugh also guides for  InvernessTours.com who list tours to Skye, Loch Ness and Glen Affric, Glen Coe, the far North, the Strathspey Whiskey Trail and many more. They also provide one-way tours from Glasgow or Edinburgh to Inverness which turns travelling into touring. The guides are either local historians or clan speicialists and have books published on Scotland's history and Loch Ness. They can be chartered for tours from two hours to several days and also can be commissioned for hop-on guiding, after dinner speaking or lectures..

Cameron Ross, www.happy-tours.biz, is another professional tour guide. Not only has he a wealth of knowledge of history of the whole area but but he can describe it in a manner that will have his audience enthralled. Experience has shown that he is also very flexible, adjusting the tour suit requirements.

Gordon Pearson is a tour guide, born and bred in the capital of the Highlands. He is the front man of WOW Scotland and at only 29 is one of the youngest tour guides around. Gordon offers a wide variety of tours and in 2011 was short-listed for the 'Highland Young Ambassador of the Year Award' due to his passion for working in tourism.

 Andrew MacDonald, a native Invernessian, is the proprietor of www.hametours.co.uk and known locally as a folk singer and historian.  Many an historic happening in the beautful Highlands has been archived in song and story.  Not only will Andrew show you the stunning scenery and the scene of many of these fate defining events but he illustrates them in song in a way that the folklorists and balladeers immortalise the often moving, but haunting and romantic past.  Andrew is an active  member of the Clan Donald and brings a lifetime of experience of the Highlands to ensuring you the best of attention on your holiday.