Take a tour of the Shetland islands and let local experts fill you in on the secrets of this fascinating region.
There are plenty of trips and tours available throughout the isles that provide the opportunity to see everything from the islands’ world famous ponies to vast gatherings of seabirds and incredible marine creatures. Or why not join a tour led by local historians and learn what life was like in the 18th century as you explore Lerwick’s winding lanes?
Douglas Sinclair is a recognised local historian with his main interest being Lerwick, his home town. He works as a tourist guide, specialising in guided walks of Old Lerwick.
Douglas is a Regional Affiliate Member of the Scottish Tourist Guides Ass
A holiday designed to give you the chance to see the best of Shetland, described by "Lonely Planet" in 2011 as one of the top places to visit in the world. This option is based on the comfortable overnight ferry services from Aberdeen.
We are a boat charter operator sailing from the Brae Marina, 25 miles north of Lerwick.
Our wildlife/ sight seeing or fishing tours are in the St Magnus Bay/ Busta Voe areas but also regularly visit the islands of Vementry and Papa Stour.
Founded in 1993, we are the No.1 choice for birding, mammal, botanical, photographic & walking holidays in Shetland. Choose from over 40 wildlife-filled holidays. Day tours plus bespoke packages also arranged.
Tour Shetland with Roy, experienced and accredited Guide by the Scottish Tour Guides Association. His comfortable luxury vehicle is equipped with speakers for tour information. Schedule and private tours arranged. Advance booking Advisable.