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Ness Bus

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
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The Loch Ness Day Tour Specialists. Scotland's ONLY Loch Ness, Glencoe and Whisky Distillery day tour from Edinburgh. We also offer day trips to Stirling Castle and the Trossachs, as well as 3-day trips to Inverness & the Isle of Skye...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, Scotland
Old Town
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+44 131 212 5033
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Reviewed today

Our driver was Ryan and also the guide which at first i thought was strange but kinda worked out. I admired his energy right in the early morning and i do confess that I fell asleep as well as most of the others on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank HazelLima
Reviewed today via mobile

Had a wonder tour with our tour guide Michael! Started off at the distillery and learned a lot of cool things! The sights were breath taking and the memories will stay with me forever! Definitely recommend! It was perfect to fit a bunch of what...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sudz N
Reviewed yesterday

The Ness Bus tour was excellent! Colin was an incredible tour guide, very insightful, funny and entertaining. While the tour is quite long, it is definitely worth it, Loch Ness is beautiful as is the scenic drive through the Scottish Highlands. You have quite a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank georgia1098
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just finished a tour Loch Ness, Highlands and Whisky Distillery Day Tour with our driver Brian! Brian was hilarious the whole day and made the 12 hours in the bus really fun and enjoyable. You would never know you spent the day on the bus!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JonesyKarva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally worth it!!!! The trip wasn’t too short or too long, just perfect to experience the Scotland beauty in a day’s time 👍🏼

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pneha
Lauren K, Guest Relations Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi pneha, Thank you for your review, and love the dancing emojis. I am glad you found the tour to be a perfect way to experience Scotland. Hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Monster or no monster, the visit is a must if only for the views and the cruise! Loch Ness is mysterious, scenic and...foggy. Which makes it even more alluring in winter, warmed by the whisky on board!Ness Bus is a great tour, John’s stories are...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sengmook
Lauren K, Guest Relations Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi sengmook, Thank you for your review. I am please to read that you found John's driving to be safe, and at the same time had you captivated with his tales of Scotland. Hopefully we will see you on tour again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

John was fantastic! He was fun and informative and kept our 12 and 13 years interested. It was a beautiful trip!

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Daydream54947870796
Lauren K, Guest Relations Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Daydream54947870796 Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you found John to be informative, and at the same time fun. Hopefully we will see you again sometime soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Edinburgh for Hogmanay with two of my friends and we decide to sign up for the 1-Day Loch Ness, Glencoe, Highlands and Whiskey Tour to have a day outside of the city. We had just the best experience we could have ask...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BaarbaraP
Lauren K, Guest Relations Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi BaarbaraP, Thank you for your review. It is nice to read that you had an enjoyable experience with Colin, and that you found him to be knowledgeable and passionate. Hopefully we will see you on tour when you come back to Scotland.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Edinburgh over the holidays and were not quite certain what we wanted to do on the last day of 2018, so we decided to sign up for the 1-Day Loch Ness, Glencoe, Highlands and Whiskey Tour, and we were not disappointed. Our...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wanda_and_David
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I went on a tour with the Ness Buss last December. We had a great day! Mark, our guide, was very entertaining and informative. He told us many stories as he drove along the scenic route, which made the 12-hour tour all...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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tripleh2018
March 7, 2018|
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Response from KyleB2960 | Property representative |
60-minute Boat trip with Cruise Loch Ness – Adults/Students – £13.50, Children – £8.50 (Exclusive Ness Bus discount – Book/Pay on the day of tour)
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tlmcallister
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
No but we stop every couple of hours where bathrooms are available. I believe only the only company that has toilet facilities on any of their vehicles are 'Grayline Tours', and this is limited to only certain vehicles in... More
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