OMG I got to see the sites of Outlander. Castles, stones, and Falkland where the story started besides other sites in Scotland. Would absolutely recommend and would do again. Our driver Andrew was excellent telling us stories, playing Scottish music, telling jokes and giving us great historical information. Andrew your a doll!!!! And Skye is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Nothing beats the Highlands---so clean, fresh, and wonderful people. Stayed at a wonderful B and B---owners were accommodating, room was clean and comfortable and breakfast was fantastic.
we had an amazing time on this tour, my fiance just can't stop talking about it, our tour guide alone made the trip magnificent, we would do this again in a heart beat! i would rank this as one of my best trips and believe me i have been on a few.
Great tour with Jude - just sorry we did get lots of rain on day we visited Neist Point!! Definately bring rain SUIT for those days but getting it on and off with small comfy bus could be tricky. Wonderful tales and photo stops.
This trip was the highlight of our 3 weeks in the UK. Our tour guide, Nick was amazing and made our trip so interesting and fun. He started by asking what each of us hoped to see and then customized the trip to make sure our wishes were met. The bed and breakfast we stayed in was amazing -so welcoming and comfortable. Do not miss this opportunity to see the most beautiful area of Scotland! Our day at the Fairy Pools, the picnic on the shore and the Fairy Glen visit were highlights. We would go again if we ever return.
There aren't enough stars for this tour! James, our tour guide was informed, helpful, and a delight to tour with. A million stars just for James!! He kept the tour interesting with fun stories, anecdotes and a great playlist. I enjoyed the loose, easygoing nature of the trip - decisions for stops were often made just in time to turn off the road! For those who've been on big tours with strict, nearly impossible time-tables understand the frustration of feeling pressed for time and often a bit restricted in movement. This tour was totally different. James would often make a stop just because he knew how much we liked cows, or waterfalls, or whisky! The tour was a wonder at every turn with not a moment of boredom. We had tons of photo stops, plenty of bathroom breaks and good food everywhere we went. Viator booked us into a very sweet B and B, where we were well looked after. Very Highly recommended indeed!
I CANNOT GIVE THIS TOUR ENOUGH STARS! Nicky, our tour guide was THE BEST! Honestly, you can't go to the Highlands and up to Skye without him. He knows all the facts, tells really awesome stories that keep you interested and awake, even when you're exhausted from jetlag, and knows all the good stops to stop and take in the views.
The itinerary was perfect, day 1's drive up to the Highlands was beautiful, full of picture perfect stops. Day 2 on the Isle of Skye was my absolute favorite day on our whole entire 2 week trip. We saw sights that I wish I could describe, from Neist Point to the Faerie Glen to Kilt Rock, it was all incredibly memorable. When we went in early September, everything was so beautifully green--I'm not sure if it's like that all year round, but it was the perfect time to go. I think we also got incredibly lucky because we got no rain on any of our stops, but I do think it's unlikely to get no rain. Day 3, was a more relaxed day, as the itinerary was less packed as we made our way back to Edinburgh, but it was still incredibly enjoyable. Do yourself a favor and TAKE THIS TOUR!
We both really enjoyed our, three day tour, Grant was our driver and tour guide, he was fantastic.
He was really proud of his Scottish heritage and had a really great knowledge of Scotland's past history.
The best part of the tour was when Grant took us out to the other side of Skye, beautiful day and great scenery.
Grant would be the best tour guide we have ever had, and we have done dozens of tours around the world.
Say hello to Grant for us!
Amazing and beautiful tour! Our guide was Gail and she was the best! Excellent story teller, singer, and always had interesting information about each of the sites we visited, I believe she said she was a history major, so she knows her stuff! I would recommend this tour to anyone looking for a worthwhile visit to Skye. Our accommodations at the Caledonian B and B were comfy, our hosts were lovely, and the include breakfast was delicious! The mini bus was super comfortable with huge windows so we had amazing views of the beautiful countryside. Each location, from lochs to castles, were all fantastic, beautiful scenery, friendly people, and loads of places for pictures!
Initially we were not happy because we were instructed by the female staff member at the cafe to go the the last bus. My husband has a knee problem and we walked all the way to the last bus only to be told go go to the second bus.This information was again wrong and I found myself asking for Stewart until we finally found the correct bus.
Once on the bus we found Stewart to be a delight, he is a credit to your company. His personality is just perfect for the job he does. His knowledge of Scottish history was amazing and so was his local knowledge of the areas we visited. Stewart is a passionate Scotsman who obviously loves his country and his job........Thank you Stewart for making our holiday the best it could have been
We had a great time on our tour! Nick, our guide, was perfectly delightful, entertaining and very knowledgeable. He's also a fabulous storyteller. The tour itself is packed full of so many sights and scenery and we were able to see parts of the highlands and Skye that would have been unknown to us otherwise. It was highly organized and just when you think you need a break, one is right around the corner. We highly recommend the tour and will gladly book again with Rabbies and Nick!
Linda R United States of ...
This tour is awesome. Dave, our driver/guide, has a great personality, good knowledge of the history of Scotland, and tells very entertaining stories. It's great to go with a small group. Be forewarned that this is a trip for people who are comfortable with walking. We highly recommend this tour.
I rarely write reviews but this outstanding trip warrants special note. The itinerary, pricing, bus, accommodations, and driver were terrific. The Rabbies' driver Dave was entertaining the entire trip. The flexible schedule and phenomenal scenery allowed us to see so much. I would give it six stars if I could.
Our guide Audrey was an excellent story teller and very helpful
Sky Nature is beautiful
Amazing trip and Nicky was the perfect guide. We loved every minute of it and will definitely come back!
The tour has been great!! Definitively worth doing it, our guides Gill and Pete have been so professional, cheerful and experienced that they only added positivity to the gorgeous Scottish landscape.
We have also been very lucky with the weather, and the sunny island of Skye is something I'll never forget.
I really hope to go back soon.
My first visit to Scotland. Amazing scenery and great story telling by Audrey our guide!
Jane S Australia
Excellent. The tour was well paced. The accomodation on Isle of Skye welcoming, comfortable and convenient. Our Rabbies Tour Guide and driver was excellent.
Justin W Australia
This is an amazing tour. 3 full days, with lots of stops on the journey, so you are not just driving the entire time. Helen, the tour guide is great, funny and knows all about Scottish history. She made the tour even better. The sights are amazing, the highlands, and the isle of Skye are breathtaking. The overnights in Portree are good, a nice small village, good food and views.
Great experience. Our driver/guide Pete with Rabbies Trail Burners, was outstanding. He shared a great deal of knowledge and had a great sense of humor. Itinerary was very nice, We saw a great deal, and had a very nice time.
This was a wonderful tour that gave us a real taste of the Highlands.
I arrived from London via the Caledonian Sleeper and found that to be ample time to make the rallying point.
Our guide - Nicky - was friendly, knowledgable, organised and incredibly entertaining. The bus was very clean and very comfortable and the accommodation provided to me was a charming B and B run by the most delightful family.
The tour took us to some of the bigger sights but also some lesser known sights.
I would recommend spending an extra night in Edinburgh after the tour to relax and take in the city.
The tour guide was friendly, knowledgeable and the bus ride was incredibly
Great tour and great tour guide Keith. I had a great time visiting Highlands and Isle of Skye. I definately recommend this tour for anybody who wants to explore the beauty of Scotland.
The tour itself was planned very well, our guide adjusted our itenary to the weather conditions the B and B was very nice.
My husband and I took the 3 day Isle of Skye tour with Rabbie last week. The tour spend 1 day driving to Skye, 1 day exploring Skye, and 1 day coming back down. Driving to and from Skye our driver made lots of stops to stretch our legs and take some photos. Our driver was Doug. He made the tour enjoyable. He was knowledgeable of the landscape and kept our tour entertained the whole time. The landscape and sights were beautiful, the stops were great and our driver was the great! We are 2 younger travelers in our late 20s, but we had all ages on the tour with us and everyone seemed to enjoy themselves. I would recommend this tour!
It was an amazing experience, got to see some of the most beautiful scenery. The trip had a bit of trekking but it was all worth it just to get to see the views the Isle of Sky had to offer. Our tour guide was excellent! He had great stories and restaurant recommendations.
Gayle S USA
I would highly recommend the 3 day Isle of Skye group tour with Rabbie's. Heather Mac was our guide and although it rained 2 out of the 3 days, she kept our whole group interested and happy. Her knowledge of Scottish history and her Scottish stories gave us a true taste of Scotland. Isle of Skye is truly magnificent and should be on everyone's Scotland itinerary.
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