Day trips from Aberdeen

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What top attractions are a must-see in Aberdeen?

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What are the best day trips and excursions from Aberdeen?

The best day trips and excursions from Aberdeen are:

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What people are saying about Aberdeen

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 20 reviews

Great tour, great guide, perfect day! Dunnottar castle - how impressive! - I could have spent an entire day there. Maybe the stop could have been extended at least by half an hour, but still you can see a lot in that time and decide to get back there on your own again for exploring the site again. It was amazing! All stops were great and always well timed. Alice is so friendly and has an eye for also very small nice things to point out and show (jumping salmons, Scottish cattle, ...) - exactly what I expect from visiting Scotland and taking such a tour. You have a really nice and friendly atmosphere in the bus, but still your privacy when strolling around at the stops. Alice told us her own stories and experiences and fully understood that the entire group was late since Balmoral Castle was made publicly accessible by the King and of course no one wanted to miss out this. That we then also saw a royal car could of course not be planed but definitely rounded off the highlights. Thanks!

It was a great tour. Alice was very kind and of a nice, happy mood, making the time on the road very short, very informative and interesting. She gave individual advice of what to see and visit at the stops, but not only then, she also pointed out several buildings or nice scenery during driving. The timing between driving and making stops was perfect. The bus was great with much space and perfect view on the landscape and road. The tour was planned in such a way that I could enjoy the entire trip. Even if it was a long way to and from Loch Ness, it never felt like this and I enjoyed everything. The weather was for Scotland quite good, but still, I could enjoy the stops even during some rain shower. There are many options to do. I personally mostly liked that the tour and the guide were so nature-oriented and that Alice had an eye for nice things to point out. Furthermore, the national characteristics (music, history, language) rounded off the tour perfectly. Thanks a lot!

Very interesting route, nice and competent driver and guide, comfortable bus, breakes, beautiful views, interesting sites, opportunity to meet nice people. A lot funny stories as well

Wonderful tour - lovely day. Our tour guide Alice was very knowledgeable and shared many interesting facts and many with a great Sense of humor. Highly recommend

Our guide Neil was very knowledgeable. It was a great day- long but went quickly, got to see a lot in a short time.