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Silver Skye

Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 7770 512388
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"PERSONAL SERVICE - UNMATCHED!"

I recently had the "experience of a lifetime" traveling with Silver Skye Tours. I had only 2 1/2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James L J
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College Station, United States
Outlander and the Scottish Highlands

We recently had the pleasure of traveling throughout Scotland with the Silver Skye tour company. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kurtfl
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Odessa, FL
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Private Tours with a Driver/Guide throughout Scotland & Ireland. Private Day Trips from the Edinburgh & Glasgow areas. Tours can be customised to suit our Guests' likes and dislikes, they can go anywhere in Scotland and Ireland and include anything of interest to our visitors. Prices from £ 200.oo [GBP] to £ 300.oo [GBP] per vehicle per day
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“mercedes van” (4 reviews)
“custom tour” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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+44 7770 512388
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had the "experience of a lifetime" traveling with Silver Skye Tours. I had only 2 1/2 days to see the ancestral lands of my ancesters, Clan Johnstone. Alex answered all my questions before I committed to the tour, then he mailed the train...More

Thank James L J
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Alex H, Owner at Silver Skye, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words Jim. By any chance have you ticked 1 star instead of 5 ? :) Alex

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had the pleasure of traveling throughout Scotland with the Silver Skye tour company. We began in Edinburgh with Susan and went to many of the sites used in the filming of the Outlander series. We visited the village of Falkland where the “ghost...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Our family had a truly beautiful and illuminating trip with Alex at the helm. He always had interesting and opinioned comments about the sites and the culture, and really read us well as a group so that we customized our trip on the fly. Alex...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Silver Skye was incredibly responsive and helpful in planning a custom tour for our group (3 couples). Alex's knowledge and passion for all things Scottish greatly enhanced our appreciation of the many fascinating sites and the beautiful countryside. Also, his flexibility and willingness to make...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Silver Skye was just great from start to finish. They worked with us to build our ideal itinerary, and made great suggestions for sights, lodging, restaurants, etc. Alex Hood was a font of wisdom and historical knowledge, and really made our trip meaningful as well...More

Thank PDKinNC
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We did a little over 2 weeks tour all throughout Scotland with Alex and Annie. We couldn’t have possibly had a better time! Scotland is such an amazing place which was made even better by our tour guides. Both of them are very knowledgeable, helpful...More

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We booked our trip to celebrate our daughter's college graduation, to Ireland and Scotland, through All Travel Guru. They then turned to Silver Skye to help plan our trip visit to Scotland. Our guide, Robin, was wonderful! Can't say enough nice things about him. He...More

Thank LCJones629
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

This was our second tour tour of Scotland with Silver Skye. I started planning the Tour with Alex 10 months in advance. We worked together for the next few months to finalize the custom itinerary. We visited Edinburgh, Troon, Pitlochry and the Isle of Skye....More

Thank TheGolden56
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I think it goes a long way when a family-owned small business is willing to provide such detailed, customized trip ideas with a potential customer. That genuine character and personalized local touch was my first sign that we needed to book my husband’s “bucket list”...More

Thank louisecoliver
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

One of the best things we did was to sign up with Silver Skye to go see the Isle of Skye and destinations between Edinburgh and Skye. Sue MacDonald was our guide and was extremely flexible, very patient with kids and knew all the best...More

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Dave B
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Good Morning Dave; I suppose you know the answer to this question now ;) Apologies for missing the TripAdvisor question; I'll see you in an hour. Alex
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