Book A Tour Guide in Scotland

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Your Tour, Your Way

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Our STGA guides are certified professionals dedicated to delivering private and professional tour guide services across Scotland. Whatever your requirements, our professional Scotland tour guides work directly to your requirements to deliver the tour or service you need. With over 500 tour guides in Scotland, we hand-pick the best option for you. Submit a Guide Request today to book your tour guide in Scotland!

About Our Guides

At Tour Guide Agent we work exclusively with the best tour guides in Scotland. Discover what makes our guides the best in the business.

Pricing

Learn about tour guide fees, pricing, and how to pay.

Services

Discover the wide range of services that our tour guides can offer you.

Scotland Tour Guides

Book an expert, accredited Tour Guide in Scotland!

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Accredited Expert Blue Badge Tour Guide Alicia Salazar

Accredited Experts

Our guides are expert STGA Blue and Green Badge accredited Scotland tour guides, delivering quality tours in over 20 languages.

Blue Badge tourist guide Mike Furlong

Local Guides

Over 500 accredited tour guides located across Scotland, with a rich history of serving the global B2B travel trade industry.

Fully Insured

All of our guides are covered by Public Liability insurance and Hire & Reward insurance for Driver Guides.

Tour Guides in Scotland

We are Scotland’s tour guide booking agent. We believe that picking the perfect Edinburgh guide for a tour is the most important ingredient in that tour’s success.

To ensure that your customers are always satisfied we hand-pick expert accredited tour guides in Scotland to match your exact requirements.

Expert, Blue & Green Badge Guides located across Scotland

Your tour, your way. We book your guide to work precisely to your requirements​.

We have been sourcing guides for the domestic and global travel trade since 2001.

guide languages

Our selection of over 200 guides around Edinburgh conduct tours in 22 languages.

Pay by secure online card payments or make a bank transfer.

We operate on a Net-Zero Carbon basis.

Transparent pricing & billing with no hidden extras.

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Anywhere in Scotland

22 Languages
580+ Accredited Tour Guides
Across Scotland

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Your Tour
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Scotland Tour Guide Languages

Our expert, accredited tour guides offer guiding services in 22 languages across Scotland. Guides speaking languages other than English are subject to availability. We recommend booking early to secure your language guide. 

Scotland Tour Guide Services

Our expert, accredited Scottish tour guides work directly to your requirements to deliver the exact type of tour or service that you require. Any questions? Get in touch to discuss your requirements for your tour guide. 

Scotland Tour Guide Service Areas

Our local Scottish tour guides work in all locations across Scotland, including in:

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a tour guide in Scotland cost?

The exact total price for tour guide services varies depending on the requirements of the tour or service. Learn more about guideline tour guide prices / fees or please submit a booking request to get an exact cost for your tour or service.

What services do your tour guides offer?

Our tour guides work directly to your requirements and offer all types of professional tour guide services, including Walking Tours, Coach Tours, Driver Guiding, Airport Transfers, and much more.  Please submit a booking request to arrange the service you require. 

How do you pick My Tour Guide?

We work directly to your requirements to carefully hand-pick expert tour guides in Scotland for you. We believe that every tour is different and therefore selecting the right guide is crucial to its success. Our staff hold extensive knowledge of our vast pool of guides and we use this to pick the right guide for you and your clients. Please tell us as much as you can about your tour, it’s theme, and objectives to help us pick the perfect guide for you. 

Are your tour guides suitable for VIPs?

Yes, absolutely. Our guides have worked with a wide range of VIPs including members of the UK Royal Family, heads of state, politicians, diplomats, athletes, elite sports teams, Holywood stars, and more. Please be specific about your requirements when booking so that we can pick the right guide for you and ensure that your clients are in excellent hands. 

Do your guides conduct tours in [venue]?

Our tour guides conduct tours in various venues such as Edinburgh Castle, Urquhart Castle, Kelvingrove Art Gallery,  museums, and other galleries. In venues that have their own guides such as distilleries, experiences, and Edinburgh underground tours, our guides will hand over the group to the venue guides who will conduct the tour. 

How many guides do I need for my group?

For both safety and tour quality purposes we strongly recommend that walking tours maintain a maximum of 25 guests per guide. This policy may be enforced depending on the location and date of the tour. For coach tours we recommend one guide per coach.

Do you have Edinburgh tour guides?

Yes. We have a wide variety of Edinburgh tour guides to conduct just about any type of tour or guide service imaginable, including Edinburgh private tours, Edinburgh airport transfers, day tours, driver guided tours, and much more. 

Are you similar to Tour Guides Ltd?

Yes. We provide qualified, accredited Blue and Green Badge tour guides anywhere in Scotland. Submit a guide booking request today and let us find the perfect guide for your tour.

Do you supply STGA guides?

Yes. We source and book quality, accredited Blue and Green Badge STGA guides for services anywhere in Scotland. Our tour guides work directly to your requirements to deliver the service you require. 

What is the cancellation policy?

Our Terms, Conditions, & Cancellation Policy applies to all bookings made with us.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does an Edinburgh tour guide cost?

The exact total price for tour guide services for walking tours varies depending on the requirements of the tour or service. Learn more about guideline tour guide prices / fees or please submit a booking request to get an exact cost for your walking tour.

Where in Edinburgh do your guides conduct tours?

Our Edinburgh tour guides conduct tours everywhere in and around Edinburgh, including at Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile, Old Town & New Town, Dean Village, and more. 

How do you pick My edinburgh Tour Guide?

We work directly to your requirements to carefully hand-pick expert tour guides in Scotland for you. We believe that every tour is different and therefore selecting the right guide is crucial to its success. Our staff hold extensive knowledge of our vast pool of guides and we use this to pick the right guide for you and your clients. Please tell us as much as you can about your tour, it’s theme, and objectives to help us pick the perfect guide for you. 

Can you arrange Edinburgh venue tickets for my tour?

Yes, we arrange entrance tickets for various venues across Scotland, including Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Yacht Britannia, Palace of Holyroodhouse, and more. We supply your guide with the tickets to facilitate easy and convenient entry during your tour. 

Do your guides conduct tours in Edinburgh Venues?

Our tour guides conduct tours in various Edinburgh venues such as Edinburgh Castle, National Galleries of Scotland, National Museum of Scotland, Greyfriars Kirkyard, St Giles Cathedral, and more. 

 

In venues that have their own guides such as distilleries, experiences, Holyrood Palace, and Edinburgh underground tours, our guides will temporarily hand over the group to the venue guides who will conduct the tour. 

Are your Edinburgh tour guides suitable for VIPs?

Yes, absolutely. Our guides have worked with a wide range of VIPs including members of the UK Royal Family, heads of state, politicians, diplomats, athletes, elite sports teams, Holywood stars, and more. Please be specific about your requirements when booking so that we can pick the right guide for you and ensure that your clients are in excellent hands. 

Do you Provide Edinburgh Private Tours?

Yes. By booking your Edinburgh tour guide with us you ensure that the guide is working directly for you, and that the service provided is for you or your clients/guests only. Submit a booking request to book your private tour of Edinburgh.

Are your tour guides suitable for VIPs?

Yes, absolutely. Our guides have worked with a wide range of VIPs including members of the UK Royal Family, heads of state, politicians, diplomats, athletes, elite sports teams, Holywood stars, and more. Please be specific about your requirements when booking so that we can pick the right guide for you and ensure that your clients are in excellent hands. 

Guide Fees:
Scotland Tour Guides

Guide Service

2024 Guide Fee

English Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £250

English Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £375

Foreign Language Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £295

Foreign Language Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £415

Driver Guide Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £450

Driver Guide Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £780

Booking Fee

2024 Fee

Standard Booking Fee applies to each guide booked

£30

RUSH Booking Fee (1 business day turnaround)

£75

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Get in Touch

Get in touch to discuss your Scotland tour guide or simply to ask us any questions. 

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2024 Tour Guide Fees

Fees charged by our guides vary, but guideline fees are listed below. In addition to the guide’s fee, our Booking Fee also applies to each guide booked. 

Guide Service

2024 Guide Fee

English Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £250

English Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £375

Foreign Language Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £295

Foreign Language Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £415

Driver Guide Half Day (up to 4 hrs)

From £450

Driver Guide Full Day (up to 9 hrs)

From £780

Booking Fee

2024 Fee

Standard Booking Fee applies to each guide booked

£30

RUSH Booking Fee (1 business day turnaround)

£75

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