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Edinburgh (and vicinity), Scotland, United Kingdom Edinburgh
Sat, Feb 13 - Sat, Feb 27 Feb 13 - Feb 27

From alluring backdrops and rich history to deep lochs and iconic castles, Scotland is a country of beauty and heritage. Embark on this 5-day tour and take in spectacular sights, including Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, Inverness, and the Eilean Donan Castle.

Day 1: Stirling - Oban
Head to Stirling and enjoy views of the impressive castle and towering Wallace Monument. Stop at Doune and then continue to Rannoch Moor and into Glen Coe, the site of the 1692 massacre, before arriving at Oban, a stunning fishing port.

Day 2: Glenfinnan
Hop on a steam train to Mallaig and cross the Glenfinnan viaduct, famed for its role in the "Harry Potter" films. Take a ferry ride to uncover the awe-inspiring mountains of Skye before driving to the island's capital, Portree, where you can explore the Clan Donald Center.

Day 3: Isle of Skye
Explore some of Skye’s scenery, including the Kilt Rock, before crossing Skye Bridge back to the mainland to see the famous Eilean Donan Castle. Then drive along the Great Glen to Loch Ness.

Day 4: Loch Ness - Inverness
Embark on a cruise along the Loch Ness and see the ruins of Urquhart Castle. In the afternoon, travel into the Highlands and see magnificent views of Loch Broom.

Day 5: Pitlochry
Discover the Culloden Battlefield, Cairngorms National Park, and the Museum of Highland Life to learn about Scottish customs. Then head to Pitlochry for a chance to visit a whisky distillery before passing by Forth Bridge and returning to Edinburgh.

From alluring backdrops and rich history to deep lochs and iconic castles, Scotland is a country of beauty and heritage. Embark on this 5-day tour and take in spectacular sights, including Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, Inverness, and the Eilean Donan Castle.

Day 1: Stirling - Oban
Head to Stirling and enjoy views of the impressive castle and towering Wallace Monument. Stop at Doune and then continue to Rannoch Moor and into Glen Coe, the site of the 1692 massacre, before arriving at Oban, a stunning fishing port.

Day 2: Glenfinnan
Hop on a steam train to Mallaig and cross the Glenfinnan viaduct, famed for its role in the "Harry Potter" films. Take a ferry ride to uncover the awe-inspiring mountains of Skye before driving to the island's capital, Portree, where you can explore the Clan Donald Center.

Day 3: Isle of Skye
Explore some of Skye’s scenery, including the Kilt Rock, before crossing Skye Bridge back to the mainland to see the famous Eilean Donan Castle. Then drive along the Great Glen to Loch Ness.

Day 4: Loch Ness - Inverness
Embark on a cruise along the Loch Ness and see the ruins of Urquhart Castle. In the afternoon, travel into the Highlands and see magnificent views of Loch Broom.

Day 5: Pitlochry
Discover the Culloden Battlefield, Cairngorms National Park, and the Museum of Highland Life to learn about Scottish customs. Then head to Pitlochry for a chance to visit a whisky distillery before passing by Forth Bridge and returning to Edinburgh.

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5-Day West Coast Tour: Isle of Skye, Loch Ness & Inverness

Activity/Location

Loch Ness

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Highland Explorer Tours Departure Point

    60 High Street

    Edinburgh


Description

From alluring backdrops and rich history to deep lochs and iconic castles, Scotland is a country of beauty and heritage. Embark on this 5-day tour and take in spectacular sights, including Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, Inverness, and the Eilean Donan Castle.

Day 1: Stirling - Oban
Head to Stirling and enjoy views of the impressive castle and towering Wallace Monument. Stop at Doune and then continue to Rannoch Moor and into Glen Coe, the site of the 1692 massacre, before arriving at Oban, a stunning fishing port.

Day 2: Glenfinnan
Hop on a steam train to Mallaig and cross the Glenfinnan viaduct, famed for its role in the "Harry Potter" films. Take a ferry ride to uncover the awe-inspiring mountains of Skye before driving to the island's capital, Portree, where you can explore the Clan Donald Center.

Day 3: Isle of Skye
Explore some of Skye’s scenery, including the Kilt Rock, before crossing Skye Bridge back to the mainland to see the famous Eilean Donan Castle. Then drive along the Great Glen to Loch Ness.

Day 4: Loch Ness - Inverness
Embark on a cruise along the Loch Ness and see the ruins of Urquhart Castle. In the afternoon, travel into the Highlands and see magnificent views of Loch Broom.

Day 5: Pitlochry
Discover the Culloden Battlefield, Cairngorms National Park, and the Museum of Highland Life to learn about Scottish customs. Then head to Pitlochry for a chance to visit a whisky distillery before passing by Forth Bridge and returning to Edinburgh.


Highlights

  • Mysterious cruise along the deep waters of Loch Ness

  • Extraordinary geological scenery of the Isle of Skye

  • An exclusive ride on the famous Jacobite Steam Train

  • Famous castles & iconic sites of Scotland

  • A journey of rich Scottish history & heritage


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Isle of Skye, Loch Ness, and Inverness

  • Admission fees to the Loch Ness cruise, Urquhart Castle, and the Jacobite Steam Train ride

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from central Edinburgh

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from the Isle of Sky via ferry

  • 3-star overnight hotel accommodation in Oban, Isle of Skye, and Iverness

  • Commentary in English

  • Map


Exclusions

  • Admission fees to the Whisky Distillery Tour, the Clan Donald Skye, and the Culloden Visitor Centre

  • Meals

  • Beverages


Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are not allowed.

  • Displayed prices are per room.

  • Each double room accommodates 2 people and each single room accommodates 1 person.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 4 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Loch Ness, United Kingdom