Mike O'Rourke Private tour guide in Edinburgh - United Kingdom

Mike O'Rourke

Guide profile:

Mike is a Licensed Blue Badge Guide based in Edinburgh. He can give you a tour of Edinburgh or take you on an excursion to the Highlands. Depending on your arrival Mike would be more than happy to meet you at your hotel, airport or from your cruise ship. Driver guiding tours are available upon request. Walking tours are always a fun way to discover the city. Mike can also hop on your coach if you are already traveling the country with your own transportation.

Mike is a keen enthusiast of Scottish History, primarily Medieval and Military History. Some subjects of interest include Robert the Bruce, William Wallace, Old Edinburgh, Castles, Battlefields, Highlands, Clans, Jacobites, and enjoys telling the story of Nessie! Lets go on a tour of the Highlands, Lowlands or Scottish Borders telling these tales and taking in the breathtaking landscape at the same time.

Discover the old town of Edinburgh on a personal guided walking tour of the Royal Mile. Mike can arrange your private tour in Edinburgh. This tour can be offered as a half day tour or a full day tour from top to bottom. Explore the hidden corners and closes of the old town. A deep journey into the past of Edinburgh.

Recent reviews of this tour guide:

5 stars Nancy M.

By far the smartest decision we made. Mike was very knowledgeable and accommodating. We changed plans several times and he adjusted seamlessly. I would highly recommend using Mike and doing a personal tour such as this.

Tour guide services/sample itinerary:

1 day tour from Edinburgh. Examples..

Edinbugh City Panoramic Tour and visit to castle

Half Day Walking Tour of the Royal Mile

Stirilng Castle, the Trossachs and Loch Lomond

Full Day Loch Ness Tour including Glencoe

Whisky Tasting Tour

Rosslyn Chapel and Scottish Borders

Tantallon Castle and East Lothian Coast

The above are just a few examples, if you have another tour in mind please contact us for more details.

Glad to also take requests and customise a personal tour.

Mike would also be happy to take you on an overnight tour to the Highlands.

Small groups, coach tours, walking tour, or driver guided tours of Scotland.

Transportation by tour guide:

Yes, Mike would be more than happy to be your driver guide from Edinburgh. This is not included in the price shown, price for this ranges from £300 to 450 per day for up to 6 people.

Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:

2 Day Tour to Loch Ness and Highlands Price Per Group 1225.00 Pound Sterling
3 Days Driver Guiding Tour to Islay Price Per Group 1565.00 Pound Sterling
Private Full Day Tour of Edinburgh Price Per Group 600.00 Pound Sterling
Private Full Day Tour to Stirling and Glencoe Price Per Group 680.00 Pound Sterling
Private Half Day Tour from Edinburgh Price Per Group 450.00 Pound Sterling
Private Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness Price Per Group 800.00 Pound Sterling
Private Tour to St.Andrew's and Fife Coast Price Per Group 680.00 Pound Sterling
Private Whisky Tour from Edinburgh Price Per Group 680.00 Pound Sterling
Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument and Bannockburn Price Per Group 680.00 Pound Sterling
Walking Tour of Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle Price Per Group 200.00 Pound Sterling

Tour guide interests:

Edinburgh sightseeing tours

Edinburgh city tours personalized

Edinburgh travel tours for your needs

Edinburgh tour guide general services

Whisky Tours

Tours to Highlands

Tours to Scottish Borders

Castle Tours

Battlefield tours

Reviews of this tour – by clients who booked!

5 stars Nancy M. 02 Jun 2017

By far the smartest decision we made. Mike was very knowledgeable and accommodating. We changed plans several times and he adjusted seamlessly. I would highly recommend using Mike and doing a personal tour such as this.

5 stars Charles H. 31 May 2017

Excellent in all respects. Pickup was right on time, actually a bit early, which was good. First rate knowledge of sites. Was very accommodating to our needs. Excellent vehicle and driver. Can highly recommend Mike to anyone. Plus, he was very pleasant to chat with about local culture and history.

5 stars Ann P. 04 Jun 2014

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