Great Scot Tours has been established as a Personal Tour Guide company since 1995 and has built its reputation on knowledge and experience of all areas throughout Scotland, the English Lake District and Ireland.
Amongst our clients are blue chip companies such as: IBM, Allied Distillers, Digital Microwave, United Distillers, Cameron House Hotel, Devonshire Gardens, various American Travel Agents and The Scottish Tourist Board.
Gordon Ross, founder of Great Scot Tours, held the Glasgow University certificate of Historical Studies and was a member of An Comunn Gaidhealach (Gaelic Association). With over 20 years' exprience as a guide Gordon had a wide knowledge of Scotland and its people and his passion for showing what Scotland has to offer is still the main focus for Great Scot Tours today.
John became a tourist guide following his involvement with an expedition of amateur geologists to the island of Colonsay off the west coast of Scotland. Having obtained his coach driver’s licence, for four years he worked as a driver guide, based firstly in Inverness, and thereafter operating from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Since obtaining the Guides’ Association’s Blue Badge he has worked as an independent tourist guide, in a wide variety of avenues. It is a great privilege for him to be out and about, discovering what the country has to offer and being able to share the spectacular scenery and stories of the best of Scotland with visitors from all over the world. Specialist tours: History, Geology, Golf, Whisky, Genealogy.
David has worked with Gordon as a tourist driver guide for many years. With his vast experience he brings to life the countryside and its rich store of sights and memories.