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Oban and the West Highlands Day Trip from Edinburgh

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Highland Experience Tours
1 Parliament Square, Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE, UKInside Cafe Nero next to St Giles Cathedral
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  • Pass by Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park
  • 1
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Pass by Kilchurn Castle
    Pass by Loch Awe
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    Stop: 90 minutes -
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  • 3
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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  • 4
    Inveraray Castle
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Highland Experience Tours, 1 Parliament Square, Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE, UK
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    11h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Professional guide
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Children under 3 years not accepted
    • Entry/Admission - Inveraray Castle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children under 3 years not accepted
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 32 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    It was wonderful, our guide Erin M. made it absolutely entertaining with the history and different story about all the different places we seen, while telling about the history from Scotland she also played different types of Scottisch musik, the stop in Oban could have been
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    Stay away from this company. I have traveled extensively and used tour companies in the past. Never have I ever had this level of maltreatment. We spent thousands of dollars to get our son to his ancestral homelands in Scotland from the US. We chose the Highland Experience for
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    Response from ExperienceTeam, Public Relations Manager at Oban and the West Highlands Day Trip from Edinburgh
    Responded 29 Jul 2019
    Hi there, Thank you for your review I am sorry to read your negative review of your tour. Our seats are on a 'first come, first serve' basis and we do not guarantee these. We were unaware prior to your tour that you wished to have these seats otherwise we could have mentioned this to the driver, however again these are not guaranteed. As we discussed directly over email, our buses are never left unattended. I fully investigated your comments at the time and spoke to your guide who explained that he was standing at the back of the bus whilst other passengers were still on the bus therefore the bus was never left unattended. We take all feedback we receive seriously so we can continuously improve our tours. Kind Regards, Natalie
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    We had a great day and saw how beautiful Scotland is, as we traveled from Edinburgh to the West Coast.We had several stops some interesting but some not so much. Our driver Steve B gave us history of Scotland which he made really interesting and informative. He had a great sense
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    Our guide Stephen Hitch was informative, humorous, and thoughtful. It was a long day and, of course, we wanted to stay longer at each stop! An exquisite lunch in lovely Oban was the perfect midday stop. Inveraray Castle is well worth the admission price especially since Stephen
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    Nicely balanced tour between driving and site seeing given the distance travelled. The bus was excellent, new/clean/comfortable and the guide was even better, knowledgeable/funny/good taste in music. I would absolutely recommend this tour for people to do. I saw on other
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    About the operator
    By: Highland Experience Tours
    5,097 reviews
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    Highlands and lochness tour
    Awesome! Would recommend again and again. Wish we had more days to take other tours! Funny comfortable and amazing
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    Our first visit to Edinburgh
    Our first visit to Edinburgh was fantastic and the Highlands tour was amazing! We enjoyed the trip to Glasgow and
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    B line steven B is the best
    My trip was way back in May but I was telling some random stranger on the internet about this tour and I thought
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    This company alone (not counting other tour companies) filled seven buses of tourists and brought us all to the
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    Fergie was the best tour guide we could have had - a true blue Scot who knows his stuff! The history and stories
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    It was our first time in Scotland. We were so excited to go to the highlands. We notified the company that we will
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    Sarasota, Florida
    One of the most beautiful places on earth
    At least we think it is. Don’t miss this opportunity to relax in the comfort of a luxury coach and see some
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    Stockholm, Sweden
    Our tour guide Josh was great but the hall of the time the driver had a tour on spannish. As we booked the english
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    Wonderful Highlands.
    This tour was an amazing day out for myself and Husband. I had been on the trip with a friend in 2016. The coach
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    Mrs Sharron Botherway
    We absolutely loved our Highlands trip our guide Andrew was both informative and entertaining, he is a great
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    Scotland deserves to be seen!
    An unforgettable and magical day! This was by far the best part of our trip in Scotland. Our fantastic guide
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    Monrovia, California
    Great way to see the highlands with a limited time frame!
    We took the 12 hour Loch Ness, Glen Coe & Highlands tour. Check in is in their office located inside Cafe Nero
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    Coonamble, Australia
    amazing tour, highly recommend!!!
    This tour was such an amazing experience! Each day was filled with 10/10 destinations and our tour guide Steven
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    Thanks Andrew!
    Our guide Andrew was excellent and very knowledgeable. His story telling was top notch and doesn't have a heavy
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    Simply Stunning!
    Yes it’s December and cold, we encountered some tough weather conditions... but what’s better than experiencing
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