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Heart of Scotland Tours

29 Waterloo Place | Bus Stand ZE, Edinburgh EH1 3BQ, Scotland
+44 131 228 2888
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Small groups of 16 in the Wee Red Bus. Our guided tours have been specially designed to give you maximum variety by including famous sights as well as hidden gems that many tourists never see. We look forward to welcoming you onto our famous Wee Red Buses to experience and enjoy the essential Scotland together.
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  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
29 Waterloo Place | Bus Stand ZE, Edinburgh EH1 3BQ, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
+44 131 228 2888
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I went on an amazing 12 hour tour of Loch Ness and the Highlands with my family yesterday, and none of us could fault it. Our tour guide/driver, Scott Macintosh, was fantastic. He was so welcoming and obliging, and his knowledge was second to none....More

Thank kittlebean
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Did The one day tour to Loch Lomond, Stirling Castle and the Distillery. Loved the tour, absolutely recommended. Special thanks to our guide Ian, what a legend!

Thank Felipe R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My husband, 10 year old daughter and I just returned from a two week trip to Scotland and Ireland. We finished our two week trip with the 5 day Grand Tour of Scotland. This tour was by far the highlight of our trip and we...More

4  Thank jradcliffe27
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I went on this trip on 15th of April and I must admit I chose this specific tour over other tours. "Heart of Scotland" tour operators conduct 5 one day tours which you can chose from and I repeat, I am glad I chose this...More

Thank agnitra
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I give this experience a 10 out of 5 stars! Honestly, one of the best trips of my life! As we all discussed, the bar has been set extremely high for travel tours and I truly can't wait for my next "Wee Bus" Tour! This...More

1  Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My husband and I had the pleasure of taking the 5 day tour of Scotland with James, and we were overjoyed. Not only did the tour exceed our expectations, but James as a guide was incredible. In fact, he's not a guide, he's more than...More

1  Thank Laura H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The tour was beautiful and interesting. Danny, our guide has a lot of experience and he showed us how much he loves Scotland and made us feel the same. Both stories and history were interesting and well told we were never bored. The bus is...More

Thank bivanezb
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We did the 3 Day Tour with Heart of Scotland, our tour guide was Alan. The weather was as expected pretty varied, but that made the experience feel a bit more authenticity Scottish. However, the guide was able to adjust the itinerary as needed to...More

1  Thank 7Grayj
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This was a really fun trip. A loch, a castle and a fantastic distillery. Our driver Iain sang and had all of us singing drove us around showing us things and telling us their history. Sterling castle is a must see, if you like scotch...More

Thank Jason I
WeeRedBus, Manager at Heart of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi Jason, thanks for taking the time to review Iain and our Stirling Castle, Highland Lochs and Whisky 1-day tour. Sounds like you had a cracking day out! Nick and the HOST team.

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I had a perfect time on the 2 day Inverness and Highlands tour. Our tour guide Kevin was amazing and made the experience so interesting and fun. The days are jam-packed, but this means that you get to see so much. I can't wait to...More

Thank Mindy L
WeeRedBus, Manager at Heart of Scotland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi Mindy, thanks for joining Kevin on our Inverness and Highlands 2-day tour. Haste ye back to Bonnie Scotland! Nick and the HOST team.

Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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10 July 2017|
Response from Josephine B | Reviewed this property |
Amongst the travellers on the mini bus, there was no suggestion of giving the tour guide/driver to tip him. It is not an Australian culture to do so. Whether anyone did so, I don't know.
Jenny E
2 July 2017|
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Response from Jeff W | Reviewed this property |
The 3 day tour does go by the Old Man. The only gating factor is weather. if it is rainy and foggy it will obstruct the view. We saw a partial view of it on our trip due to the weather conditions. So go and keep your fingers... More
31 May 2017|
Response from MattConstable | Property representative |
I'm afraid not. Perhaps you'd like to consider a private tour for just the two of you? Please get in touch directly for more details :-)