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Best Of Scotland Tours

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Last month my sister, parents and I spent a week traveling the country with Ian. Right away he was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tlsnyder2018
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Fantastic Tour Guide

Spent 5 days touring around Scotland with Ian and he was a great guide. Along with his extensive... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Victoria R
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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Best Of Scotland Tours welcomes guests from around the World private, bespoke tours around Scotland in a comfortable vehicle along with a fully qualified Scottish Blue Badge Tourist Guide.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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200 Newbattle Abbey Crescent, Edinburgh EH22 3LU, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last month my sister, parents and I spent a week traveling the country with Ian. Right away he was extremely personable, professional, entertaining and funny. We spent the next week laughing and learning all about Scotland. Ian was extremely knowledgeable and was able to give...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you co-pilot for your kind words. It was a pleasure to tour with you all.

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Spent 5 days touring around Scotland with Ian and he was a great guide. Along with his extensive knowledge, he interjects humor and will even don a kilt if you ask nicely :) He is a safe driver and goes the extra mile to help...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

It was a pleasure touring with you and I thank you for taking the time to post a review.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We had the extreme pleasure of touring for a day in Edinburgh with Ian; a day in the Invergordon area with Jenny; and a day in Glasgow with Maureen. All three were fabulous guides and really great people to spend time with. If you want...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a great positive review. It was a pleasure to tour with you both and we look forward to meeting you again for more epic adventures.

Reviewed 15 July 2018

We just returned from spending 6 full days with Ian Linn and the Best of Scotland Tours. You should be so lucky to have such a wonderful experience as our guide Ian Flinn provided for us. Thanks to him our trip was exceptional in every...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for posting such a positive review. It was such a pleasure to tour with you both. Hope we meet again sometime in the not too distant future.

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Ian Linn picked us up at our hotel in Glasgow for the beginning of our personalized tour. Due to a last minute snafu, it was our lucky day that Ian filled in for another driver/guide who couldn't make it! Ian took us to Oban Bay,...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your kind words and I look forward to touring with you all again with more tales of haggis hunting.

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Dad, sis, and I went from Glasgow to Edinburgh in a span of a few days and I can say being a 19yr old guy, I couldn’t wait to jump in the car with Ian and listen to everything he had to say about the...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thank you for such a positive review. It was such a pleasure to tour with you all and to show you my country. 'Haste ye back'

Reviewed 9 June 2018

This tour by our driver/guide, Ian Linn, was truly amazing. He is extremely knowledgeable, humorous, courteous, and above all flexible. We altered our route based on his recommendations and were delighted with our results. The is a first rate tour company. Highly recommended by all...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

It was so lovely to tour with you all and I look forward to touring with you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great four day tour of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Loch Ness & Loch Loman. We were a group of 7 — two tots aged 3 & 4, three adults, with Grandma (62) and Great Grandpa (90). Ian was great. Accommodating and very knowledgeable. Safe driver, too. We...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to tour with you.

Reviewed 17 May 2018

The trip was amazing with Ian. It was everything that you ask from a guide. Great service. Great Knowledge. Funny. Witty. Prompt. All the specifics we requested while we created the trip based on personal interest, Ian made sure was in the itinerary. He is...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure to tour with you and I look forward to our next 'epic' adventure.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Edinburgh but wanted to get out and experience the Highlands in a day trip. This tour was awesome! Our guide, Iain was great, adding a little humor along the way. Highly recommend the “Best of Scotland Tour” which is a one day...More

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Ian L, Owner at Best Of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am so happy that you enjoyed your day tour and look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.

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