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.
– Coach tour manager: Manages your Tour of Shetland (all travel and accommodation arrangements) and owns full spec 49 seat Touring Coach – or provides local drivers for visitor’s coach in Shetland if required.

Use the Search box on the right to enter selection criteria for your guide,
for example “Step-on”, “Driver”, “German”, “Birds”, “Archaeology”  etc   arrow-down


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Special Interests

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Catriona Anderson
Coach tour manager
Ponies, Life in rural Shetland today
 Contact via Email
Margaret Anderson
Local Knowledge, Dialect, Spinning and Knitting
01806 522043
07810 034854
Contact via Email
Pat Burgess
Step-on, Walking tours (max 35)
French Norwegian German Spanish
Birds, Flowers, Culture, Dialect, History
01950 460381
0799 0 515100
Contact via Email
Edna Burke
Step-on, Town walks
Local History, Life in Shetland Today
01595 695287
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
Natural History, Landscape, Shetland Heritage & Culture
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
Nat Hall
Step-on, Walking tours with a focus on nature and coast
“Wild Shetland”, History, Arts (writing and photography), Shetland life & culture
Contact via Email http://nordicblack
Robin Hunter
Step-on, Walking tours with a focus on hill and coastal walks
Seabirds, Archaeology, Life in Shetland, Genealogy, Dialect
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
Shetland’s past, present and future
Contact via Email
Jacqueline Mercer
01595 695269
07789 383042
Contact via Email
Sarah McBurnie
Driver:all of Shetland
01957 711367
07747 658003
Contact via Email, www.seeshetland
Peter van Mill
Driver guide Step-on, Town Walks, Walking tours
Dutch German
Hollanders in Lerwick, Shetlands Economy Northern Isles, Yell&Unst Photography
Contact via Email
Hamish Nicol
Step-on, Town Walks
” Born and Bred “, local Knowledge, Music, Birds
01595 693413
Contact via Email
Wendy Nicol
Step-on, Town Walks
01595 840272
07818 655007
Contact via Email
Zuzanna O’ Rourke
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
Contact via Email
Anne Sutherland
01595 693089
07901 640322
Contact via Email
Douglas Sinclair
Town Walks (max 15)
Old Lerwick, Genealogy
01595 692446
07789 202440
Contact via Email
Lawrence Tulloch
Storytelling, Folklore, Archaeology, Local history
01806 533368
07899 671462
Contact via Email
Liz Tulloch
01595 692746
Contact via Email
Regina Verheyen
Step-on, Walking and Boat Tours
Shetland Lifestyle today, Arts, Crafts & Photography, Ponies, Crofting and Rural Life, Archaeology Jarlshof, Boat Trips & Wildlife, Mousa, North Isles Yell & Unst
Contact via Email
 Helen Watkins
Step-on, Walking tours
Birds, Flowers, Wildlife Archaeology, Shetland Heritage
01957 766217
Contact via Email
Arwed Wenger
Step-on, Town walks, Country Walks
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