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5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh - Rabbie's Tours
5 days

5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh

From Edinburgh to Edinburgh
Tour Operator:
Rabbie's Tours
Max group size:
16
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
99945
From
US $735
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Highlights

  • Explore the far North of Scotland
  • Discover Orkney’s ancient past
  • See Viking graffiti at Maeshowe
  • Experience island life in Kirkwall

Itinerary

Start and end in Edinburgh! With the in-depth cultural tour 5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh, you have a 5 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 15 other destinations in Scotland. 5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, transport.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1
    Start point Gate J and Gate K, Edinburgh Bus Station, St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, EH1 3DQ, Edinburgh Bus Station, St Andrews Square, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 3DQ, United Kingdom 08:30
  2. Day 2
  3. Day 3
  4. Day 4
  5. Day 5
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Meals
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.7
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  • AB
    August 03, 2019
    Fabulous tour of northern Scotland and the Orkney Islands. Well organised. Recommended.
    Trip date: July 2019
  • MA
    July 16, 2019
    This was an amazing trip. I enjoyed Barney's commentary and learned a lot from his talks. The accommodation was excellent and the hosts wonderful, but a little too far out of town for a single woman in her 70's.However, I had a meal in my room which... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • AM
    April 08, 2019
    We were very lucky to have michael who gave us a lot of scottish history about the areas we were seeing. we enjoyed the tour very much
    Trip date: April 2019
  • CL
    March 13, 2019
    Wonderful tour. Our guides were warm, kind and very knowledgeable. Our weather didn’t always co-operate and they worked hard to make our experience great.
    Trip date: March 2019
  • 5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh reviewer 5
    September 24, 2018
    James was an excellent tour guide. He was friendly, calm and very knowledgeable. He also had a great sense of humour and was very considerate. The itinerary was interesting and informative. The group size was small and friendly. I would thoroughly... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
  • DT
    August 07, 2018
    Great trip great country great guide
    Trip date: August 2018
  • DT
    August 07, 2018
    Wonderful.Seeing all the ancient cites to and and on Orkney and on the way back to Edindurgh with a fantastic driver and guide that was very informative Great trip by Rabbies Will use Rabbies for other tours when I come back to Uk
    Trip date: August 2018
  • A
    July 29, 2018
    Aaron was our guide - he was brilliant - excellent driver, very entertaining, very friendly, remembered all our names in no time. Gave above and beyond- higher than our expectations- the tour was great - highly recommended
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    Trip date: July 2018
  • T
    July 20, 2018
    Have no idea why this is coming up poor overall - we had a fantastic trip away - couldn’t praise Aaron more highly- he was extremely helpful, an excellent driver and helpful- made everything run smoothly. Went above and beyond the call of duty.
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    Trip date: July 2018

Availability

5 days
5-Day Orkney & Scotland's Northern Coast Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh
From Edinburgh to Edinburgh
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FAQs

    • How much luggage can I bring?

      Passengers are restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items. Unfortunately, Rabbies are unable to store excess luggage, but nearby train and bus stations may have storage facilities for you to use.

    • What is the average group size?

      The maximum group size is 16 people. Small groups mean you can discover the real country and get off the beaten track where other tours cannot go.

    • Where does the tour start?

      The tour generally starts from Gate J and Gate K, Edinburgh Bus Station, St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, EH1 3DQ. (Please note this is subject to change)

    • What kind of accommodation is included in this tour?

      Your tour includes accommodation with breakfast. Choose either B&B or Hotel accommodation in a twin or double room for two people, or a single room for one person.

      B&Bs (Bed & Breakfasts): B&Bs or guesthouses are usually smaller than hotels and provide a good quality, homely setting. The showering and toilet facilities are private, and breakfast is included in the price.

      Hotels: Hotels usually have a bar or restaurant and provide evening meals. Breakfast is included in the price.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement available?

      If you are a solo traveller there is a compulsory single supplement which is an additional cost to the tour cost, unfortunately, it is not possible to share a room with another traveller on this tour. To add the single supplement you can do this by selecting the rooming option on the booking page after you have chosen the departure you are interested in.

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      • For any tour departing before 25 March 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 25 March 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Rabbie's Tours. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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