Dave's Hebridean Archaeological Tours

68 Kirkibost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LX

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Personal guided tours of Lewis & Harris. For the single traveller, couple, family or group of friends max 6 people.

Tours are conducted by a resident archaeologist/guide in a Land Rover Defender 110. Pick up point & drop off point by arrangement from accommodation, airport, ferry or yacht 7 days a week all year round.

The itinerary for your customised tour is based upon your personal interests and fitness (sorry not pets).

Specialised Archaeological tours can include Inverness area, Skye, Barra, South & North Uist, Ullapool area and the Highlands driving through some spectacular landscapes observing wildlife and geology while you relax on your bespoke tour combining culture, history and archaeology.

As public transport is infrequent & many sites are not well marked and therefore easy to miss a guide is recommended to seek out the less well known sites.

Please note some sites may be muddy, wet & steep slopes with uneven terrain so stout waterproof boots, a walking stick, weather proof coat & trousers is advised.
 

 

 

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    Recent Reviews:

    • captainspike
      Usk, Washington
      Lewis and Uist
      5 of 5 stars
      12th January 2020
      We had a great adventure with Dave. We booked him for a day on Lewis. He was so knowledgeable it was a pure joy. We learned so much it was mind boggling. In fact we were so impressed we turned... Read full review
    • mrthom1316
      London, United Kingdom
      A really Interesting Overview of Lewis
      5 of 5 stars
      28th August 2020
      4 of us did a full day tour of Lewis with Dave. Dave picked us up from our B&B just out of Stornoway about 9am and took us up to the top of the island and then we worked our way down to Uig over the... Read full review
    • Gillian W
      Fascinating tour tailored to our interests
      5 of 5 stars
      10th October 2020
      Dave took us to the places we wanted to see ( including Callanais and the place where the Lewis chessmen were found). He was full of information and lively stories about them. He also recommended... Read full review

    Awards

    • Other AwardsGold Listing Gold Listing 2013
    • Visit BritainWe're Good To Go We're Good To Go 2020
    • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020
    • Other AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Opening Times

    Season (26 Apr 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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