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The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour

#3 of 202 Tours in Edinburgh Features Animals
Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
+44 131 212 5026
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It was Good trip but should have much better.

the main beauty of highland is not covered in this trip. However it was free tour(tip basis) so... read more

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Mukesh S
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Awesome

Comfortable bus, friendly guide, cute animals, and stops often enough so you don't get sick of... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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Free Day Tour of the Scottish Highlands. We believe everyone should be able to discover the real Scotland, that’s why we pioneered the only Free tour of this beautiful wilderness; through the eyes of a passionate and knowledgeable, local tour guide. We pride ourselves on exceeding the expectations of our guests; maintaining a professional but relaxed approach, and ensuring every tour is entertaining, informative and utterly unique.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lawnmarket | Deacon’s House Cafe, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, Scotland
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+44 131 212 5026

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Reviewed yesterday

the main beauty of highland is not covered in this trip. However it was free tour(tip basis) so still worth it.More

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Thank Mukesh S
Russell S, Owner at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Mukesh, I'm disappointed to read this review, especially since in our internal survey form of the tour you filled out on the day of the tour with Alistair on 9th June, you rated the tour and your guide as 'Excellent' in every respect, so...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Comfortable bus, friendly guide, cute animals, and stops often enough so you don't get sick of being in the bus. We loved it!!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Insightful, free and entertaining are the keywords to describe this trip arranged by The Hairy Coo. Donald was a fantastic guide/driver.

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Thank esbenmr
Reviewed 2 days ago

That was unforgettable moments when me and friends had one day journey visiting some historical places. Esp. hairy cows, unique and so big. Thanks for the agent's hospitality.

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Thank teamsarm
Reviewed 2 days ago

Tour was nice driver full with knowledge bus was ok so everything was perfect a beautiful day in highlands

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Thank hosegabi
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really enjoyed the tour, the tour guide was so friendly and good in explaining the history of places we visited

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Thank rachmadadir
Reviewed 2 days ago

Alistair and Graham were the best! Our Hairy Coos day was the best day of our trip. Thank you - we loved the sites and the experience.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is our trip to edinburgh for the first time and we felt lucky can joint ur trip. Very enjoyable and very informative. Will recommend to all friends from Indonesia to joint you. Special thanks to our guide and our driver mr. DONALD who brought...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was really looking forward to this tour given all the raving reviews from everyone. However, I don't know if it was all the hype from the forums or if I was just too excited for this myself, but it was a regrettable let down....More

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Russell S, Manager at The Hairy Coo - Free Scottish Highlands Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jin H, Thanks for taking the time to review your tour with The Hairy Coo. There is some content of your review which does concern us and we'd like to address these. I am sorry to hear you felt rushed in the morning, however,...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a lovely trip and concept for a tour. We had a lot of fun listening to our guide, Ryan, who was really knowledgeable, funny and entertaining. The stops were frequent enough that one doesn't feel cramped on a bus all day - not that...More

Thank Nana G
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anurag j
are kids of 3.5 years allowed on your 3 days tour from Edinburgh ?
17 May 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Afraid not, the youngest child we can carry on any of our tours is 7 years' old.
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Tsing Sum W
What is the capacity of the three day Isle of Skye tour?
14 May 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi, we try to limit this tour to a maximum of 16 passengers, but sometimes for operational reasons we need to use a slightly larger vehicle, and in such instances the tour might carry as many as 20-22 passengers, but... More
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jerrica83
Hello, How can I book ? The website is down.
3 April 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
Hi, yep, our website was down for a few hours yesterday evening due to server issues, problem has now been resolved.
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