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Auld Reekie Day Tour

This bicycle tour was the highlight of our Edinburgh visit. We took the full day Auld Reekie tour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Linda M
Calgary, Canada
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Just a Great Day and Tour!

When and wherever we travel we always find a bike tour which is just a great way to get familiar... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Monmouth Beach, NJ
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The Tartan Bicycle Company have been providing guided and self-guided bike tours around the City of Edinburgh and all over Scotland since 2013. Our aim is to provide a first class cycling and sightseeing experience for cyclists of all abilities...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
136 Main Street | Pathhead, Edinburgh EH37 5PX, Scotland
+44 7973 940924
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This bicycle tour was the highlight of our Edinburgh visit. We took the full day Auld Reekie tour with Johann, and learned that Edinburgh has beaches, canals and loads of beautiful green spaces as well as castles. Johann was a most attentive and knowledgeable guide,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

When and wherever we travel we always find a bike tour which is just a great way to get familiar with a new city and surrounding areas. We were fortunate enough this time around to find Johann, signing up for the Auld Reekie tour. The...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We set Johann the difficult task of getting the 9 of us on Bromptons (folding bikes) from Edinburgh to Beauly over 2.5 day’s for our charity the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust. He was quite simply outstanding, supportive, helpful and informative at all times whilst maintaining...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Johan and Callum were set the challenge to take 9 of us from Edinburgh via Inverness to Beauly on fold up Brompton bikes over 2 and a half days in mid September 2018. They were superb. Planned to perfection. Great company and supportive through all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Auld Reekie bike tour is a great way to see parts of Edinburgh tourists can’t easily get to. The route is really varied including canal tow paths, a seaside promenade, leafy trail and old cobbled back lanes. Johann is a knowledgeable guide and pleasant...More

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Johann J, Owner at The Tartan Bicycle Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a tripadvisor review. We are glad to read you enjoyed your bike tour of Edinburgh. We were happy to show around our beautiful city. Many Thanks, Johann

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bike tour is an absolute must-do while you are in Scotland! We did the self-guided, gateway to the highlands tour and it was the highlight of our vacation. Johann was a huge part in making this activity such a great experience. He was friendly...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an awesome experience, and Johann does a great job of giving you time to explore on your own, but also walk you around a gorgeous little town, have lunch and give tips. We spent an entire day biking the canal, and it was...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were super lucky to take our bike tour with Johann on a day where we were the only people on the tour. It was like our own personal tour and Johann was spectacular. He was very knowledgeable and personable and it...More

Thank Julianne T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our cycle tour with Johann. He replied promptly to my booking request collected us from where we were staying then the tour was great. To start we got a good overview our bikes were good and adjusted for our own comfort and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of 9 adults couldn't have been happier with Johann and the fantastic service he gave us. He picked us up from the airport when we arrived from the US, had all our bikes waiting on the van, and stored our luggage for us...More

Thank Jennifer G
Johann J, Owner at The Tartan Bicycle Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking time to write such kind feedback. It was a pleasure taking your family on our bike tour. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Scotland. Hope to see you again. Johann

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3 June 2018|
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Response from DougDayberry | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. I did the Bridges Tour. Half day
20 May 2018|
Response from DougDayberry | Reviewed this property |
A quick visit to the website to email Johann will get you al set