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Dave's Hebridean Archaeological Tours

+44 1851 830777
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Spending a day with an archeologist

My husband and I visited Harris & Lewis for the first time last month and we spent one full day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greenville, South Carolina
via mobile
Thought-provoking, but relaxing too!

Despite enjoying many lovely experiences in the Hebrides, both my daughter (who is twenty-five) and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saint John, Canada
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Personal Guided tours of Lewis and Harris for the Single Traveller, Couple, Family or Group of Friends Max 6 People. Tours are conducted by a resident Archaeologist/Guide in a Land Rover Defender 110. Pick up point & drop off point by arrangement from Accommodation, Airport, Ferry or Yacht. The Itinerary for Your customised tour is based upon Your personal interests and fitness. (sorry no pets)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Harris & Lewis for the first time last month and we spent one full day with Dave. He is a fount of knowledge and stories, and he makes it fun! Sure, I could have read a book or articles about...More

Thank Mismouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite enjoying many lovely experiences in the Hebrides, both my daughter (who is twenty-five) and I speak of Dave’s tour as the highlight of our trip. Being an archaeologist, Dave was able to share his understanding of ancient remains, especially the Standing Stones of Callanish,...More

Thank florence665
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My son and I spent 2+ incredible weeks in Scotland, England, and Iceland. The two days spent with Dave touring Lewis and Harris were the highlight of the entire time. Dave is knowledgeable of the history and culture of the Outer Hebrides and a great...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I cannot recommend this tour guide too much. The combination of Dave's encyclopaedic knowledge and his go anywhere Landrover are an unbeatable team and Dave's knowledge comes from experience, you will soon realise you are in the presence of a true expert. If you have...More

Thank lev8
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Dave is an overall great individual with a wealth of knowledge of the land (and beyond). My experience was very pleasing prior, during and afterwards. On the day of my booked tours, he arrived promptly and was well prepared. The destinations we ventured off to...More

Thank xingxaoxx
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were visiting the islands for the first time and wanted to see as much of the mainly prehistoric archeology as possible. The tour provided by Dave was ideal as neither my husband or I were able to walk very far, and the landrover was...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I have visited Lewis a couple of times before, but have never seen or been aware of all the archaeological delights that Dave showed us on a 4-hour trip in his Landrover. From bee-hive dwellings, a magical quartz rock face, fairy rings, standing stones, Viking...More

1  Thank Pat G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Dave met us at the ferry and took us to see some of the wonders of Lewis. He is extremely knowledgeable and was very open to answering all questions. The tour was truly customized to suit our interests, and we all felt we could not...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Our group learned so much in 4 hours from Dave, and not the ordinary stuff you find from other tour guides. This guy is an archeological expert, super interesting and great at answering the barrage of questions we threw at him. A fabulous find! Will...More

Thank Gaela M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Lewis for three days, mainly to see the Standing Stones of Callanish. Coming from New Zealand and reading that Lewis doesn't have a lot of signage, I thought it would be a good idea to get the help of a local guide...More

Thank John P
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Catherine A
5 May 2017|
Response from Daveshebtours | Property representative |
Hi Catherine Yes I do tours 7 days a week all year round Dave
Christine W
14 April 2017|
Response from Daveshebtours | Property representative |
Hi Chrisine Please contact me through my web site with your date and I send you a price and itinerary