Highlights of Scotland

From $2199 Per person

6 nights in United Kingdom


Highlights

Classic folklore and stunning landscapes make Scotland a compelling destination for historians, those looking to explore their Scottish roots, and pop culture fiends who follow famous TV shows that film here. This seven-day tour takes you through all the best cultural highlights with visits to important Jacobite sites in Inverness like Culloden Moor and picturesque spots (like the Glenfinnan Viaduct) along with moments to soak in the country's natural beauty in Cairngorms National Park. In between, you'll have the opportunity to try traditional Scottish fare (yes, we're talking about haggis!) and learn about how whisky is made with a tour and tasting. It's the best way to satiate your inner history and whisky aficionado, in equal measure.

What's Included

Accommodations

Hotels (6 nts).

Meals

6 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

Flights

Flights not included

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is mandatory and not included
For assistance with travel insurance, contact our partner World Nomads.

Optional Activities

Edinburgh - Ghost Tours of Edinburgh - Edinburgh Gin Distillery - Traditional Cèilidh and Dinner - Edinburgh Food Tour - Edinburgh Castle Visit (19.50GBP per person) Cairngorms National Park - Loch Morlich Beach Kayaking & Canoeing - Cairngorms Reindeer Hill Trip Inverness - Loch Ness Cruise Glenfinnan - Glenfinnan Monument Glasgow City - Glasgow Bike Tour (30-35GBP per person) - Brewery Tour (10GBP per person) - Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Itinerary


We recommend arriving a few days early to explore Scotland's compact, hilly capital. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Enjoy an orientation walk of Edinburgh ending in the heart of the city, Royal Mile road. Opt to visit Edinburgh Castle, or explore the city on your own. In the afternoon, hop on the train to the Highlands. Additional Notes: Please note that to visit Edinburgh Castle, you'll need to reserve a ticket. To guarantee entrance, we advise pre-purchasing your ticket on their website. Included Activities: Edinburgh Orientation Walk Transport: Local train (3.75 hour(s), 275km)

Welcome to the Highlands of Scotland. Explore the legend of Loch Ness and learn about the history of the mysterious lake creature. Drive alongside the famous lake ending with a visit to Urquhart Castle, or opt to experience the infamous "loch" by boat. In the afternoon, visit Culloden Moor, famous for the Jacobite rising of 1745. Continue to Cairngorms National Park and enjoy a guided hike in Glemore Forest ending in Loch Morlich Beach. Opt to go kayaking or canoeing or to visit a reindeer farm with a ranger. Return to Inverness for the evening. Included Activities: Loch Ness Drive & Urquhart Castle Visit Culloden Moor Visit Glenmore Forest HIke Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours)

Discover the beautiful Isle of Skye. Enjoy a scenic drive to the Isle, stopping at the iconic Eilean Castle en route. Once on the Isle, visit Sligachan, where you can spot the Black Cullin mountains in the background. Head out on a guided waterfall walk. In the afternoon, enjoy a whisky tour and tasting before ending the day in Fort William. Included Activities: Eilean Donan Castle Sligachan Waterfall Walk Talisker Whisky Distillery Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (8.00-9.00 hours)

Visit the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct made famous by Harry Potter. Settle back at the viewpoint in time to see the Jacobite Steam train cross over the viaduct. Afterwards, stretch your legs with a forest walk in Ben Nevis. Continue on to explore Glencoe and learn about this key valley and it's importance in Scotland's history. Included Activities: Glenfinnan Viaduct Viewpoint Ben Nevis Forest Walk Glencoe Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours)

Head south towards Glasgow. Enjoy some free time to explore Scotland largest city. Take time to explore this port city by visiting its museums, joining a brewery tour or jumping on a bike tour of the city. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s), 202km)

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