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Enjoy a private Outlander day tour from Edinburgh with James Gourlay - your personal tour guide / driver in a kilt! This 12-hour tour in a chauffeured vehicle is available for groups of up to 4 people. The itinerary includes South Queensferry, Abercorn Church, Midhope Castle, Blackness Castle, Linlithgow Palace, Hopetoun House, Falkland Palace, Culross and 'The Black Kirk'.
Alternatively, try the Whisky Experience day tour with distilleries and stunning scenery or ask James for a tailor-made itinerary.
James can also offer a 4-hour guided walk starting from South Queensferry including visits to Hopetoun House and Midhope Castle ('Lallybroch'). Maximum group size of 6 people. Sundays only during the summer months.
James is a member of the Scottish Independent Tour Operator Association (SITOA) and he also operates Parkhead House (4 Star B&B and one of Scotland's Best B&Bs) so you know you are in good hands.
River to Sea Scotland (run by Reece McAfee) operates around the Fort William area offering tailor-made guided paddling journeys. Ideal for couples, families and groups. All trips are exclusive to you and your party (no mixed bookings). Take a day trip or enjoy an overnight expedition to explore the scenic coastline of the West Highlands with a chance to spot wildlife such as otters, seals and porpoises. In addition to sea kayaking trips, Reece can also take you out on Loch Lochy, Loch Morar, Loch Oich or Loch Eilt. Or you can try the ‘ultimate white-water experience’ with inflatable river kayaks.
If you are experienced and wish to organise your own adventures - canoes and sea kayaks are available for hire plus all the associated kit.
Up & Doon Guided Walks offers guided walks in the Scottish Highlands for individuals and small groups with an emphasis on sustainability. Contact Andy Davidson (based in Fort William).