About VorScot Tours

You get More than a Holiday with VorScot Tours

Vorscot Tours Owner Ivor has worked for the UK National and Local Government , initially as a Geologist and Museologist and finally with the Scottish Sports Council.

He has extensive experience in the administration of incoming groups to the UK and abroad and his work has taken him throughout Scotland – one of the few Scots who has been to all areas of his country and whose formative years enables him to appreciate the landscape and cultural heritage of the nation. All this enables Ivor to impart a wealth of information to you during your Scottish tour.

Ivor has visited Norway since childhood; has an expanded family spread all over this wonderful country and explored widely throughout Norway over the years. Since 2001 he has led tours of Norway of varied character to allow his companions to share his awareness and experience of this exciting land.

Ivor is also well qualified to guide tours to Spain. By visiting Spain regularly since the early 1960`s ; owning property along the Costa del Sol and having lived in Andalucia for some years gives him a solid background upon which to build his knowledge of the wider Iberian landscape; its culture and history the better to impart to clients he guides on tours throughout this vibrant and colourful country.

Member of several trade associations including the Scottish Tourism Forum ; the Federation of Small Business and appropriate local tourist bodies. He has over 11 years experience in providing varied high quality value for money tours and programmes to the delight of his customers.

His varied background and contacts in the fields of culture and the arts and sports; his love of the countryside coupled with his passion and pride in his guiding gives a unique personal expression to his private escorted tailored tours be they longer tours and trails or day tours whether for individuals, families or groups.

Testimonial Quotes:

Hola Ivor,

THANK YOU for being so special. I've asked the group what they will keep as the best memory of the whole week, and they all agreed it will be you, you made our time in Scotland something to be remembered.”

Alicia F Martin Principal Escuela Oficial de Idiomas de Valverde,Canary Islands


"Dear Ivor: After looking thru our itinerary, I am really impressed with all that you were able to accommodate in such a short time. Your decisions for touring and overnight accommodations were perfect for our first trip to your country. Thank you for being such a good sport with my passion to stay off the beaten path and on the miles of hiking trails. So, thank you again for having created a perfect week for us, we enjoyed it all. Our best to you. Judy and Bill”

Judy Drinkwater
JWD DESIGNS" California USA

Hi Ivor,safely home with great memories.Thanks to your knowledge and expertise we  saw in our 14 days what would have taken us weeks to find for ourselves-if at all! You made our experience come alive with your humour,friendly chat and constant advice and your choice of route and stop overs was just right.John has told all the family and our friends about our marvellous second trip with you which exceeded  even our previous shorter holiday  with you last year.Thanks so much for a fantastic time when we could explore so much more of Scotland. I have already made our friends excited over the prospect of joining us for your Fire & Ice tour and will send you our dates shortly.Wish Betty love and thank her again for tea  and scones in your beautiful garden.Back soon.Love Jane.

Jane Sewell,Forest City,North Carolina,USA

Vorscot Tours: Ivor with tour guests Vorscot Tours: Ivor enjoying a well earned rest on tour Vorscot Tours: Ivor with tour guests These logos show Vorscot Tours are members of Visit Scotland and Federation of Small Businesses