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Southern Uplands
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Famous Escapades Tour Biggar 1/2 day

From £45 per adult

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January — December

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Welcome to The Bigger Tour. Tour the Southern Uplands from Biggar. Fully licensed and insured. Relive the history of the area including William Wallace and the Border Reivers. Binoculars/scope included for the day refreshments provided.

Be driven and guided through the Southern Uplands from the Burgh Town of Biggar for this 1/2 day tour

Learn about the history of the area including William Wallace and the Border Reivers.

Try to spot Red Squirrels and Deer en route.

Visit a community Wildwood http://www.carrifran.org.uk/ outside Moffat all the while looking for Deer, Black Grouse and other wildlife. Soak up the atmosphere of a majestic waterfall https://www.nts.org.uk/visit/places/grey-mares-tail then on to St Mary's Loch, look out for the Osprey summer visiting.

 We will then travel over a steep 'Pass' heading back towards Biggar.

Golden Eagle could be overhead.

​Binoculars and spotting scope included for the duration of the tour.

Hot drinks, shortbread and a 'wee Dram' included.

​This tour will depart Biggar by The Cross Keys as a half day tour.

Cost from £45.00 per adult

COVID-19 information

In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.

Contact details

The Bigger Tour
49 Main Street
Carnwath
South Lanarkshire
United Kingdom
ML11 8JU

Key facilities

Parking Parking
Starting
Biggar
Length
½
Day
Transport
Minibus
Type
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
Themes
History Landscapes Outdoor Activities Whisky Wildlife

COVID-19 facilities

  • Advance booking essential
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Contactless payment only
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face mask essential (provided)
  • Food available during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
  • Hygiene screens in place
  • Socially distanced spaced seating

Tour prices

From

  • £45 Per Adult
  • £35 Per child
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Prices are subject to change depending on season

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The Bigger Tour

The Bigger Tour showcases the scenic Southern Uplands in the South of Scotland whilst travelling in an 8 seat minivan. Day trips from Edinburgh/Glasgow incorporate visits to distilleries, factories or museums, whilst stopping en route in the Southern Uplands looking for wildlife. Lunches can be arranged refreshments provided. Half day tours feature the Southern Uplands looking for the rich diversity of wildlife refreshments are provided en route. Local pick up possible. Private tours arranged. Binoculars supplied per person and spotting scope for use during the tour.

Opening times

Wednesday Thursday Friday. Other days by arrangement

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