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Scottish Highland Bike Tour by Manual or E-bike provided by The Tartan Bicycle Company

Scottish Highland Bike Tour by Manual or E-bike

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 20-07-16 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Face masks and hand sanitising required when travelling in our company vehicles.
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Updated 20-07-16 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Queen Elizabeth Forest Park
    Stop: 5 hours
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  • 2
    Doune Castle
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Balquhidder Church Ruins
    Stop: 40 minutes
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    Pass by
    Stirling Castle
Important Information
  • Use of bicycle
  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Doune Castle
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Route is mainly on cycle paths an quiet country roads.
  • Route is approximately 19 miles (30 km's) in length, with an overall ascent of 400 feet (120 meters).
  • Cycling at a relaxed pace.
  • E-bikes are available for a more relaxed cycling experience.
  • Participants must be comfortable riding a bicycle
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Wear comfortable casual/leisure clothing and footwear. Dress appropriately according to weather conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Paul H wrote a review Aug. 2019
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Johann is a great gudie, so convenient and a great way to start your trip to get to know the city. He changed up the itinerary on the fly because we had a younger child who was not strong on bicyle. He spent a bunch of extra time with us and drove us around to see some extra
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Date of experience: June 2019
labladyb wrote a review Jul. 2019
Pomona, New York23 contributions13 helpful votes
This bike tour was easily one of the standout highlights of our trip. We were fortunate enough to be the only ones on the Freedom Tour the day we booked, so we got a day that was really tailor-made to us. The sights we saw and the places we visited could never have been seen
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Tartan_Bike_Tours, Owner at Scottish Highland Bike Tour by Manual or E-bike
Responded Jul. 27, 2019
Thank you very much for your kind feedback. I'm so happy you enjoyed our Freedom tour, even with minor mechanical issue - the scoot back to the base did work out some muscles I didn't know I had. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Edinburgh. All the best, Johann
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: The Tartan Bicycle Company
Rental Bike
I rented a bike from Johann to ride along the Scottish coast. The service was quick and friendly (as my order was l
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Surpassed expectations
I booked as a surprise activity for my husband's 40th birthday and we both had a brilliant day out that was the hig
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North Coast 500 Support
Johann provided logistical support (and so much more!) for our 4-day cycle round the North Coast 500. He was brilli
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Thanks to Johann for a superb ride today, he was knowledgeable and passionate about his city and cycling. The bikes
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Great day out
We did the Edinburgh "Sky to Sea" E-bike tour today. It was a great day out and we visited many parts of Edinburgh
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Excellent Bike Tour with the Tartan Bicycle Company
Everything about this tour was perfect. Picked up punctually from our hotel and taken to the start area for the tou
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Sky to Sea by E-bike
We had a most enjoyable tour , starting in Portobello as our rendezvous point with Johann- then we followed our lea
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Alex W
Excellent Bike Servicing
Needed my bike serviced before a 700km round trip round Scotland. Johann was fantastic - very knowledgeable, great
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I hired a hybrid for a ride down to Rosslyn Chapel and round the North Esk Loop and then onto the national Cycle Pa
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A tour to remember
I had a solo tour with Johann and though I hadn't ridden a bike for over 20 years The pace of the tour really helpe
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Alan D
Great way to see the city
My wife and I were fortunate enough to have a private trip (Sky to Sea tour), as there were no other bookings that
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Rebecca L
Great Family Day Out
We booked a private bike ride in and around Edinburgh, Johann was recommended through our hotel. Super easy to boo
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Wonderful service would highly recommend
My boyfriend and I hired two trekking bikes from Tartan Bicycle company and had a brilliant day cycling in the pent
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Glasgow to Edinburgh via canal
We used tartan bicycle for transport and bike hire for a great 3 day cycle that took us from Glasgow to Edinburgh f
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Bike hire and transport over to Glasgow, canal cycle back to Edinburgh
Johann was fantastic and made the whole trip seamlessly simple, communication from start to finish was great and no
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Key Details
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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