Guides

Shetland Tourist Guides

– Step-on guide: The guide will simply “step-on” to the visitor’s transport and accompany them on their tour.
– Town walk: Walking tours in Lerwick, Shetland’s capital (some guides specify a maximum number of guests, shown in brackets)
– Walking tours: Walking tours in various areas of Shetland. These often have a specific focus or interest, such as wildlife etc., which is then listed. (some guides specify a maximum number of guests, shown in brackets).
– Driver guide: Uses own transport, such as car, minibus or coach to travel where and when the vistors require. (maximum passenger capacity shown).
– Boat tour manager: Operates Boat trips around Shetland (available from from Brae Marina), tailor-made boat excusions, contact Boat Tour Manager directly for details.

Special Interests:
Archaeology, Agriculture, Arts & Crafts, Birds, Dance, Dialect, Fishing industry,
Folklore, Gardens, Genealogy, Geology, History, Knitting, Spinning & Wool, Life in modern Shetland,
Lighthouses, Music, Oil & Gas, old Lerwick, Photography, Place Names, Ponies, Renewable Energy,
Up Helly Aa, Wild Flowers, Wildlife.

Languages:
German, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Norwegian, Dutch, Russian, Czech, Polish

Use the Search box on the right to enter selection criteria for your guide: arrow-down

OUR GUIDES

Guide Type

Languages

Special Interests

Phone/Mobile email/website

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Margaret Anderson
Step-on
Archaeology,
Dialect,
Knitting, Spinning and Wool,
Life in Shetland,
Wild Flowers
01806 522043
07810 034854
Contact via Email*
Pat Burgess
Step-on, Walking tours (max 35)
French,
Norwegian,
German,
Spanish
Knitting, Spinning & Wool,
Old Lerwick,
Up Helly Aa,
Wild Flowers,
Wildlife
01950 460381
0799 0 515100
Contact via Email*
Edna Burke
Step-on, Town walks
Up Helly Aa, Old Lerwick,
Life in Modern Shetland
01595 695287
07808970353
Contact via Email*
Jim Dickson
Operates Boat Tours. Step-on, Town walks, Country Walks
Boat Trips Archaeology History Wild Life  Shetland Fishing and Aquaculture Oil, Gas and Renewable Industries
01806 522429
07880 950246
Contact via Email*
Arnold Duncan
Step on, Town Walks, Scalloway Walks
Local History, Scalloway Castle, the Stewart connection
01595 880419
Contact via Email*
Willis Margaret Duncan
Step-on, Walking Tours
Portuguese
Wildlife, Archaeology, Geology, Folklore,
Dialect
01595 880512
077 657 96069
Contact via Email*
Ingirid Eunson
Step-on, Town Walks, Walking Tours, Fair Isle Tours
Wildlife, Crofting, Knitting, Art, Archaeology, Food and drink, Shetland Tradition and Culture, Walking
01806 522429
07831 564944
Contact via Email*
Jolene Garriock
Step-on, Town Walks
Life in Shetland
01595 693727
07753 628692
Contact via Email*
Nadia Gould
Step-on, Town Walks
Russian,
German
Natural and social history of Shetland,
01595 695385
07786 778305
Contact via Email*
Roy Greenwald
Driver: small group tours
Photography, Dance, Shetland Music
01595 692080
Contact via Email*
www.shetland
tours.co.uk
Nat Hall
Step-on, Walking tours with a focus on nature and coast
French
“Wild Shetland”, History, Arts (writing and photography), Shetland life & culture
Contact via Email* http://nordicblackbird
.weebly.com/
Robin Hunter
Step-on, Walking tours with a focus on hill and coastal walks
Archaeology,
Birds,
Dialect,
Geneaology,
Place names
01950 477830
07810 280175
Contact via Email*
Linda Johnston
Step-on, Town Walks, Country Walks
Local History, Culture, Dialect, Shetland Gardens, Mousa
01950 477331
07500 289581
Contact via Email*
Deborah Lamb
Step-on, Walking tours with a focus on archaeology, Town Walks
Archaeology (specialist & general)
01595 880550
07796 220489
Contact via Email*
Melvyn Leask
Step-on, Town walks
Music
Up Helly Aa Dialect
01595 741212
07786 596689
Contact via Email*
Aneta Luksikova
Step-on, Town Walks
Czech
Shetland’s past, present and future
Contact via Email
Jacqueline Mercer
Step-on
General
01595 695269
07789 383042
Contact via Email*
Sarah McBurnie
Driver:all of Shetland
Everything
01957 711367
07747 658003
Contact via Email*, www.seeshetland.
shetland.co.uk
Peter van Mill
Driver guide Step-on, Town Walks, Walking tours
Dutch,
German
History
Fishing industry
Life in modern Shetland
Old Lerwick
Photography
07554763130
Contact via Email*
http://www.zetland.nl
Hamish Nicol
Step-on, Town Walks
Birds, Fishing industry,
Music,
Up Helly Aa,
Wildlife
01595 693413
07788114006
Contact via Email*
Wendy Nicol
Step-on, Town Walks
General
01595 840272
07818 655007
Contact via Email*
Zuzanna O’ Rourke
Step-on
German,
Polish
Archaeology, History
01595 859212
07825 777069
Contact via Email*
Silke Reeploeg
Step-on, Town Walks
German,
Spanish
Cultural history, Arts & Crafts, Music, Archaeology, Food & Drink
01595 820727
07990 592760
Contact via Email*
Morag Reid
Step-on
General
Contact via Email*
Anne Sutherland
Step-on
General
01595 693089
07901 640322
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Douglas Sinclair
Town Walks (max 15)
Old Lerwick, Genealogy
01595 692446
07789 202440
Contact via Email*
Lawrence Tulloch
Step-on
Storytelling, Folklore, Archaeology, Local history
01806 533368
07899 671462
Contact via Email*
Regina Verheyen
Step-on, Walking and Boat Tours
German,
Spanish
Shetland Lifestyle today, Arts, Crafts & Photography, Ponies, Crofting and Rural Life, Archaeology Jarlshof, Boat Trips & Wildlife, Mousa, North Isles Yell & Unst
01957722764
07900894225
Contact via Email*
http://www.discover
portraits.co.uk
 Helen Watkins
Step-on, Walking tours
Archaeology
Birds
History
Wild Flowers
Wildlife
01957 766217
Contact via Email*
Arwed Wenger
Step-on, Town walks, Country Walks
German
Life in Shetland, Social and economic development within Shetland (past and present), walks through stunning landscape, photography
01595 693973
Contact via Email*
Jim Young
Step-on, Town Walks
Walking tours
Birds, Folklore, Culture, Archaeology, History, Dialect, Shetland Bus, Place names
01595 696794
0777 5902293
Contact via Email*

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