My standard 2022 rates are  listed below.  (However since many multi-day, bespoke tours will be tailor-made to your requirements, please contact me for a final quotation).

  • Full Day/Half Day Rate for a walking tour (up to 4 Clients) will be from £190 per half day (4 hours) and from £280 per full day (8 hours) depending on the exact location.

  • Full Day Rate as a non-driver guide will be from £190 per half day (4 hours) and from £280 per full day (8 hours) depending on the exact location.

  • Full Day Rate for fully accredited and insured driver/guide, with guide providing own vehicle, based on tour of up to 150 miles with up to 4 Clients will be from £585.00  (exact price will vary depending on final hours & distance and itinerary).

  • Half Day Rate for driver/guide, providing own vehicle, based on tour of up to 100 miles with up to 6 Clients will be from £380 (exact price will vary depending on final hours & distance and itinerary).

Cancellation Terms for Half Day & Day Tours

  • You must cancel at least 14 days before the date of the experience you have booked and paid for,  in order to receive a refund.

  • This refund will be minus any credit card processing fees, currency exchange fees or bank charges you have incurred.

  • If you cancel within 14 days of the tour start date, the full amount you paid will not be refunded.

  • To avoid fraud, all refunds will only be issued to the payment card used to pay for your booking.

Multi- day & Bespoke Tours

  • My rates are based on a standard working day of 8 hours.  However for longer days I  may need to charge extra hours at £40 per hour for walking tours and £65 per hour for driver-guided tours depending on the overall length of day. My maximum working day is 12 hours of which no more than 10 hours can be actual driving time.

  • Unless previously agreed, clients are responsible for the cost of the guide’s meals, coffees, entrance fees and sundry expenses incurred during the course of a tour. 

  • For Multi-day Tours where I will be required to stay away overnight , I charge from £100 per night depending on location and time of year. I will provide an estimate for these expenses during the planning stage.

 

Deposit and Payment

  • A 25% non-refundable deposit will secure your tour dates. 

  • The balance of 75% must be paid no later that 8 weeks prior to the start of the tour.

  • If the booking is made within 8 weeks of the start of the tour, the tour must be paid in full at time of booking.

 

Cancellation Terms for Multi-day & Bespoke Tours

  • When notification of the cancellation of a tour is received more than 8 weeks prior to that tour’s start date, TourSchottland  will refund the balance of 75% minus a £50 administration fee.

  • Where notification of the cancellation has been received by TourSchottland less than 8 weeks prior to the commencement of a tour and that tour has been paid in full, the following payment and refund schedule applies. 

    • 56-28 days before start: 75% of balance will be refunded, less a £50 administration fee. The non-refundable deposit (25% of tour price) will be retained by TourSchottland.

    • 28-0 days before start: no refund.