Day Tours

Our Day Tours

Purple Heather Scottish Tours provide guided day tours for small parties of visitors who wish to make the most of their time in Scotland.

We take note of your interests and go the extra mile to make sure that your tour with us is unforgettable.

Vehicle based Tours
Our driver will collect you from your accommodation in a comfortable vehicle suitable for the tour type and your party size. If you are visiting Scotland as part of a cruise vacation we can collect you from your port (Edinburgh or Greenock). Our standard tours can all be completed within one day. If your party includes small children, please note that our longer tours can include driving segments of up to 2 hours.

Edinburgh Walking Tours
We will meet you at your city centre hotel or a specified landmark on Princes Street. Please note that some Edinburgh streets are quite steep !

We have suggested tours to cater for most tastes, but are always pleased to customise our tours to your wishes. Check our Custom Tours page for information on how to build your custom tour.

Film and TV tours

Scotland provides the inspiration for many film and TV productions. Book one of our tours and immerse yourself in the world of one of your favourites.

City Tours

Make the most of your visit to Edinburgh with one of our City Tours. Scotland’s capital is awash with history and fascinating buildings. Our tour guides know where to find them !

Scenic & Photography Tours

Discover the beauty of Scotland’s landscapes on one of our full day tours with plenty of photo opportunities along the way and an expert guide to show you Scotland at its best.