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Private tour guide David

David W.

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Born in the Scottish Borders and now residing in Edinburgh.

I have been guiding all over Scotland, Europe and the world for the last 10 years. I feel privileged to have the honor of showing guests from all over the world around this amazing country. Guiding people around Scotland is the best job in the world, because Scotland does all the hard work for me by being so beautiful and stunning, there is always something great to show people or tell them about and no one is ever left disappointed!

The reason I love Scotland so much is it has Everything. . . . an amaizing history, vibrant culture, spectacular architecture, breathtaking scenery and outstanding natural beauty and because Scotland is a relatively small country, it is all so easily accessible. One of my favorite little parts of Scottish life is having a drink of Irn-Bru (a uniquely Scottish soda/fizzy drink), which I strongly recommend you try during your Scottish adventure.

Outside of work I enjoy watching football, checking out all the best local pubs, and visiting different castles/historic sights with my girlfriend. One of my stranger interests is beekeeping. . . . I spent a year in the Canadian wilderness learning about and keeping bees, and I still have a keen interest in bees/beekeeping.

I offer day trips around Edinburgh and the surrounding Areas such as St Andrews and Stirling and multi day tours visiting the Isle of Skye and Scottish Highlands. I am new to ToursByLocals and can't wait to start showing off the best Scotland has to offer.

Credentials

10 years Touring Experience ( Scotland, Europe and New Zealand)
Member of Historic Scotland
Bachelor of Commerce (Management/Economics)
Trained first Aider
D + D1 license (can drive any passangers carrying vehicle from a car to a 60 seat coach)

Restrictions

While the United Kingdom has no laws concerning who can and cannot be a guide, guiding at historical sites and monuments is typically restricted to officially accredited guides.

Guide Requirements for United Kingdom

Private tour guide David

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Private tour guide David

Private Fringe Festival and Royal Millitary,...

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Private Transportation and guiding thru Edinburgh during the worlds,...

645 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide David

Essential Edinburgh Private Guided Tour

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Visit Edinburgh Castle, the Royal yacht Brittania and Hollyrood palace

895 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

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2 Day private Tour Loch Ness & Scottish,...

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A bespoke tour that also visits Culloden, Glencoe and Glenfinnan Viaduct

1948 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

2 days

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Private tour guide David

Private day tour Loch Lomond + Inveraray

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Bespoke day tour/ shore excursion

819 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide David

Hero's of Scotland (Including Stirling,...

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Learn about Robert the Bruce, William Wallice and Mary Queen of Scots

849 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide David

Private half day tour of Glasgow

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Bespoke tour of Glasgow including the Cathedral, Necropolis and the,...

484 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

5 hours 30 min.

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Private tour guide David

A Golfers Dream Private Excursion

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Take a day tour to St Andrews with the option of playing a round of,...

1269 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

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4 day private tour of the Scottish Highlands,...

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Tour includes Loch Ness, Culloden, Eilean Donan Castle, Fairy pools,,...

3868 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

4 days

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Private tour guide David

Roslyn Chapel, Melrose Abbey and the,...

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A private day tour to the beautiful Scottish borders

806 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

8 hours

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