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20 Jun 2018
“Discover a different side of Edinburgh”
4 May 2018
“An excellent introduction to Edinburgh”
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Tour Edinburgh privately with a local and enjoy your very own private tour of Edinburgh's best kept secrets and visitor attractions. Our daily tours are ideal for private individuals and small groups, who would prefer to get away from large public...more
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Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 4HU, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

David is such a genuine guy and so passionate about photography and the city of Edinburgh, that it's impossible not to have a fantastic time with him! His knowledge of the city is second to none and he showed us all the nooks and crannies...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Hi Vivienne & Clint, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It was such a pleasure to meet you both and show you around the city. You were such fun to be with and I know that Clint is going to make an amazing...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018

I cannot recommend David highly enough. His passion and enthusiasm for his home becomes apparent as soon as you meet him. He guided me through so many beautiful and historic places that I felt truly privileged to be a visitor. He also gave me many...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Alison, Thank you ever so much for the wonderful review. It's hugely appreciated. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and showing you around Edinburgh, you were an absolute pleasure to spend time with. I'm so glad you got some memorable shots. You have a terrific...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

I was given an old SLR this year by a friend who never used it. I found myself confused about how to get the right exposure using manual mode. I took the tour with David and he really helped me understand the camera and techniques...More

Thank Ghazi
DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Dear Graeme, Many thanks for leaving such a lovely review. It was such a pleasure to help you with your camera and I'm delighted you enjoyed the time we spent together. It was a lot of fun. You picked everything up so quickly and I...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

David’s photography tour of Edinburgh was fantastic. Such great knowledge of the city, we got to see many hidden gems. David’s passion and enthusiasm for his work was infectious! I’ve certainly learned so much more than I thought about my camera and photo composition. Can’t...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Louise & Mhairi, Many thanks for your wonderful review. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you both and I'm so glad you enjoyed seeing some of Edinburgh's hidden gems. It was great fun capturing these places with you and I'm really delighted it's inspired you to...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Loved this tour! David is a wealth of information about photography, the city and its historical roots. I gained great comfort with my camera as well as capturing some lovely pictures of this city. Even came away with ideas for my next excursion in Edinburgh....More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Lynne, Many thanks for coming on my tour. It was such a pleasure to meet you and I'm so happy you enjoyed it. It was really good fun. I hope you feel inspired to invest in your first DSLR - you picked everything up...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

David has many interests and a broad knowledge of Edinburgh and the surrounding area, as well as his talents as a photographer and tour guide. Warm and welcoming, he knows how to share his city with you. I recommend him unreservedly. I booked a tour...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear Cora, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review. It was such a pleasure to show you around the city and especially to show you some hidden locations, off the beaten track. I really enjoyed our chats about photography. It was great to dicover...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is my first tripadvisor recommendation ever. For two reasons: either a tour was not worth the recommendation or had already a plenty of - but not Davids (and that´s such a pity). The tour I had with him was outstanding (I can not imagine,...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear Claudia, Thank you so much for such a lovely review. I thoroughly enjoyed showing you around the city and I'm so glad you picked up some tips you can use use in the future. You have a great eye and I love the pictures...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

I had never held a DSLR in my hand. Honest! Definitely, a DSLR Novice here. But not anymore! Before booking the tour, I asked David to cover his recommendations on the best DSLR for me to purchase and the key things I need to know...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Hi Patrick and Chee, Thank you for such a wonderful review. I really enjoyed my time with you both and can't tell you how happy I am that you found it so useful. Photography is such a wonderful art form and I hope that you...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I won a Facebook competition to spend an afternoon with David, where in I would learn to use my DSLR camera whilst touring Edinburgh. David is an incredibly interesting and passionate gentleman who clearly loves Edinburgh and Photography. I learned the fundamentals of using my...More

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DavidRWheater, Owner at Tours of Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Emma, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review. It's hugely appreciated. It was lovely meeting you too. I really enjoyed our chats and hearing about your career. I hope that you find some of the tips I passed on useful and your photography...More

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