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MacBackpackers

MacBackpackers

Headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland
OVERALL RATING
4.8/5 - Excellent
TOURS
8
RESPONSE RATE
88%
RESPONSE TIME
5h
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Awards & Recognitions

Tour of the Year Coach Tour

MacBackpackers Guides

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416 MacBackpackers Reviews

Excellent
93%
Good
6%
Average
0%
Rather Poor
0%
Bad
0%
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
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 30, 2016

    We are a group of students studying abroad, and the highlands trip from Macbackpackers, (the only fully Scottish owned tour company in the area) and was told by...
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  •  reviewer 2
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 29, 2016

    Oh. My. Lanta. The tour was simply amazing. I went on the three day tour to the Isle of Skye and it was one of the best decisions I've made! Our tour guide, Ric...
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  •  reviewer 3
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 29, 2016

    This tour was absolutely the best damn tour I've ever taken! Richard, our guide was so hilarious, helpful, and is so knowledge about Scottish history, I feel li...
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  •  reviewer 4
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 29, 2016

    This was by far the most amazing tour I have ever had! Richard was hilarious and super nice and welcoming! Stopped for many amazing places and explained everyth...
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  •  reviewer 5
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 29, 2016

    This was one of the best things that I have ever done! I recommend it to everyone!! Doesn't matter who you are, you will enjoy this trip! Richard is an amazing ...
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  •  reviewer 6
    3 Day Loch Ness and Skye
    4.5 - Excellent
    Written on May 18, 2016

    I had a wonderful experience with macbackpackers keeping into consideration that I was traveling alone. Mark and Niel were awesome guides ...more like friends ....
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  •  reviewer 7
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    4.0 - Good
    Written on May 18, 2016

    Very good overall - accom good quality and tour guide was funny

  •  reviewer 8
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    4.5 - Excellent
    Written on May 12, 2016

    This trip was awesome and Richard was AMAZING! I usually don't do organized tours, because they are expensive, but I could never had experienced this much on my...
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    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hello Colleen, thank you for your review! We're pleased to hear Richard was able to accommodate your love of Outlander whilst on tour, and that you chose to travel with us to begin with! We hope to see you again soon.

  •  reviewer 9
    5 Day Skye and Highland Fling
    5.0 - Excellent
    Written on May 11, 2016

    i had an amazing time on this tour, and much of that had to do with our tour guide, Graeme. He was hilarious, a good driver, mindful of when we wanted to spend ...
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    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hello Laura! Thank you for your review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us, and we're really honoured to have earned your recommendation. We hope to welcome you back soon!

  •  reviewer 10
    3 Day Isle of Skye
    4.5 - Excellent
    Written on May 9, 2016

    I went on the 3 day Isle of Skye tour and it was fantastic. We got to learn so much about the Highlands rich history, and witness all the beauty that the Isle o...
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    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hello Kierra! Thank you for your review. We're glad Tim was able to teach you so much about our wee country, and took you out to explore the wildernesses of Scotland!

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.

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