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MacBackpackers

MacBackpackers

Headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland
OVERALL RATING
4.8/5 - Excellent
TOURS
8
RESPONSE RATE
64%
RESPONSE TIME
1d
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Awards & Recognitions

Tour of the Year Coach Tour

MacBackpackers Guides

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577 MacBackpackers Reviews

Excellent
92%
Good
8%
Average
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Accommodation
4.5 / 5
Transportation
5 / 5
Meals
4.5 / 5
Value for money
5 / 5
Guide
5 / 5
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  •  reviewer 1
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 9, 2016

    I was lucky enough to join the 5 day MacBackpacker tour this June. And even luckier to get Neil as a guide, I've ...
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  •  reviewer 2
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 9, 2016

    ...ces! Words can't describe how much I loved this tour. I still have my MacBackpackers bracelet on, haven't taken it off since the trip!
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  •  reviewer 3
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 9, 2016

    ...can quote me on that. I've been spoiled rotten. I want to go on every MacBackpackers tour, once in the summer and once in the winter. it was just ...
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  •  reviewer 4
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 9, 2016

    I'd hugely recommend MacBackpackers! Richard (our guide) was hilarious, knowledgeable and took us...
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  •  reviewer 5
    3 Day Loch Ness and Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 9, 2016

    ... stories behind it, all while listening to some good music. Thank you MacBackpackers for the highlight of my trip! Will definitely be coming back!
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  •  reviewer 6
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 8, 2016

    I truly had the time of my life on this tour. I loved that this tour didn't just do all the typical touristy things and that we went hiking and to local places ...
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  •  reviewer 7
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    4.5 - Excellent
    Written on December 8, 2016

    ...ry to be in. Scotland had far exceeded my expectation especially with MacBackpackers tour up the Highlands. Mesmerising and definitely not possibl...
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  •  reviewer 8
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 8, 2016

    This was my second time in one of my favorite places, Scotland, and for those who come from Brazil it's a long journey, I planned to take my fiancée to discover...
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  •  reviewer 9
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on December 7, 2016

    ...Isle of Skye. 100% recommend this to anyone looking for a good time. #MacBackpackers
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  •  reviewer 10
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    4.5 - Excellent
    Written on December 5, 2016

    This trip was outstanding!!! I'm a student studying abroad in Edinburgh and this was the second tour I took to Isle of Skye and it was BY FAR better! Neil was a...
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About MacBackpackers

Multi-Award Winning Tours of Scotland. 3 Day Isle of Skye - Best Coach/Bus Tour in the World - TourRadar Tour of the Year Awards 2015 TourRadar Travellers' Choice Platinum Operator 2016. Please note: During the Winter months all of our tours depart at 8am. MacBackpackers has been running fun filled, fully guided adventures around Scotland for over 15 years. Created for young independent travellers aged between 18 and 40, our tours give an entertaining, informative and utterly unique view of Scotland.   Our guides, patriotic and passionate, will open up our amazing country to you, weaving together the rich fabric of Scottish history and culture as we travel along some of the most picturesque routes in Scotland.   We are an energetic bunch and always aim to spend as much time off the bus as possible. Whether it’s exploring a castle, climbing to the top of a mountain or swimming in legendary Loch Ness, we like to get up close and personal with our country. We take you to all the hidden gems that you won’t find in the guidebooks to give you a feel of the real Scotland.   Unlike many of our competitors, we are 100% Scottish and independent - we believe this gives us a distinctive edge and gives you a genuinely unforgettable experience.

MacBackpackers videos

  • Neil Exploring Spean Bridge and Ben Nevis
  • Richard on top of a Blustery Old Man of Storr
  • Neil Sight Spotting from Wester Ross
  • Relaxing Clouds overlooking the Old Man of Storr
  • What happens when you set the guides free at the beach...
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  • Sunset Timelapse over Loch Ness - Taken from Lochside Hostel
  • Who are MacBackpackers?
  • Neil showing off the Old Man of Storr
  • Jacobite Steam Train
Neil Exploring Spean Bridge and Ben Nevis

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