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About The Tartan Bicycle Company

Guided bicycle tours and bike hire
Johann and The Tartan Bicycle Company
Guided bicycle tours and bike hire

Edinburgh based bike tour and bicycle hire company. Offering scheduled and private day tours, including e-bikes and transportation around Scotland.

A bit about us...

Hello, my name is Johann, and I am the founder of The Tartan Bicycle Company. I was raised in Edinburgh, where I now live with my Dutch wife, Marije and young daughter, Cerys. Cycling has been an obsession of mine for over 20 years. I since qualified as a mountain bike guide and mechanic and began my current career 6 years ago, after returning to Edinburgh from a decade absence spent in Glasgow and travelling around the world. The decision to return to my home city rekindled my interest in Edinburgh’s deep history, architecture and its people. The idea to combine two of my main passions, cycling and showing off my beautiful country, resulted in what we do today. To date we’ve had the privilege of guiding over a thousand bike tours, with countless visitors from all over the globe.

We look forward for you to join us on one or more of our scheduled or private bike tours very soon