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The Lowlands,
Northern Highlands,
the West Coast & Skye

Multi-Day Tour from Edinburgh& Glasgow

2015 Rates Prices are in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation.

Duration: 5 Days - 4 Nights

 
         
 

Description

Day 1 | Edinburgh/Glasgow to Oban
Depart Edinburgh or Glasgow heading through the beautiful scenery of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park to Kilmartin Glen. Here you’ll explore Scotland’s ancient past. Walk in the footsteps of the first Scots at Dunadd Hill Fort and the Temple Wood Stone Circle. Then it’s on to the picturesque seaside town of Oban. Overnight in Oban.

Day 2 | High Hills and History
Travel through the haunting landscape of Glen Coe (scene of the terrible massacre of the MacDonald Clan) past Ben Nevis (Britain’s tallest peak) and on, over the sea, to the magical Isle of Skye! Overnight in Kyleakin.

Day 3 | Explore Skye
Explore Skye’s mysteries and landscape. Here the mountains and beaches beckon, so lose yourself amongst the spectacular scenery of the Cuillin Mountains, the slanting hills of Quiraing and the incredible Trotternish Peninsula! Overnight in Kyleakin.

Day 4 | Castles, Mountains & Loch Ness
Depart Skye for the beautiful Eilean Donan Castle^. Drive past the spectacular Torridon Mountains and through the stunning scenery of Glen Affric! Stroll up to a waterfall, surrounded by ancient Caledonian Forest. Then it’s on to your bed, near the fabled shores of Loch Ness. Overnight in Drumnadrochit.

Day 5 | Monster Hunting, Historic Battlefields and Home
Today there is time to explore Loch Ness! Why not take a boat tour over to Urquhart Castle^, visit the Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition^, or just monster hunt from the shore?

Head south and have the chance to visit the battlefield of Culloden^, the site of the defeat of the Jacobite forces. En-route, pass the stunning Cairngorm Mountains to explore the picturesque town of Pitlochry before arriving back in Edinburgh or Glasgow.

^ Optional extras

 

Prices Includes

  • 4 nights accommodation at a bed & breakfast or a 3-star hotel with private facilities
  • Transportation by 16-seater mini-coach
  • Breakfast daily
  • Service charges and taxes

Prices and Dates

Prices are in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation.

The Lowlands, Northern Highlands, the West Coast & Skye 5D / 4N Bed & Breakfast 3-Star Hotel
Twin Single Twin Single
Prices From 969 1066 1185 1282

Departs Mondays (30 March - 26 October 2015) except during the British Open (13-19 Jul 2015)
Edinburgh: Departs 8:30 a.m. Returns 7:00 p.m.
Glasgow: Departs 9:45 a.m., Returns: 5:30 p.m.