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Reel Private Tours specialise in small groups of up to 8 people, organising private guided tours to any part of Scotland. The tours are carried out in a people carrier for up to 8 passengers, but for longer tours preferable to limit to 6 for...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Wellbank, West Linton EH46 7ER, Scotland
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+44 7776 346416
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Our trip with Ian was a 7 day drive around Scotland visiting important houses and castles,overnighting in many of Scotland’s finer properties.We worked with Ian in devising the itinerary and every suggestion was perfect.He is extraordinarily knowledgeable,a witty story teller,very sensitive to our comfort and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank RichardChi
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We had three wonderful days with Iain. He was a compendium of all things Scottish and he took great care to tailor our tour to our particular desires for information and experience. Moreover, Iain is a truly good and decent man that we called ourselves...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Van M
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We did a private tour for 2 full days last week with Iain Simpson and it was absolutely amazing. Being seasoned travelers, we really didn't know how we were going to see as much of Scotland as we wanted, get the history and still have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K2121WSlaurap
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Iain is the best. Very friendly and knowledgable. He will tailor a tour to your wants and needs. Overall outstanding. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Greg-CharlestonSC
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We selected REEL TOURS to drive us from Edinburgh to Inverness so we could collect our car and head to Isle of Skye. Iain was our host driver. He is a walking encyclopedia of historical knowledge and so personable. Also, the prices for this service...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Our journey to Scotland was based around connecting with our ancestry and Iain did an amazing job! Iain arranged for me to work with a local genealogist and she did a wonderful job of creating context for the places we toured. Our trip was a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Julie R
IDM_10, Owner at Reel Private Tours of Scotland - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Well it is lovely to receive such a report,and yes it was a really happy couple of days,totally focused on their family forbears and the areas they came from.It is really fun putting such Tours together,and to see them come off gives you a lot...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Ian Simpson's tour of Bannockburn and Stirling Castle for my husband and me was outstanding. Our meeting was delayed by two hours by fog (the ship's tenders could not get to the dock), but Ian patiently waited and expertly readjusted our itinerary to accomodate our...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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IDM_10, Owner at Reel Private Tours of Scotland - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

I have had a wonderful year so far,looking after the most lovely visitors to Scotland - it makes my job so fulfilling , looking after wonderful people in this great country of mine.

Reviewed 12 August 2016

Got Iain's name from my hotel concierge, and he did not disappoint. It was a pleasure spending the day with him as we traveled from Edinburgh to St. Andrews and to Balmoral Castle. Iain knows Scotland inside and out, and took us one route up...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

We received Iain's name from our hotel and we are so glad they recommended him. We were not exactly sure of what there was to see in the Highlands. Iain put together a couple options for us for our 1 day tour. And he did...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank jgl99
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We called up Iain at Reel Private Tours the day before we wanted to do a big day of driving from Edinburgh up to Loch Ness and swing by the Balvenie Distillery in the Scotland Highlands. I didn't want to do the driving because of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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