Venture through Scotland’s Highlands on a full-day trip from Inverness with an expert guide. Traveling by luxury minivan, you’ll explore the area known as the Black Isle, home to incredibly barren yet beautiful scenery. Visit the sleepy fishing village of Cromarty, see bottlenose dolphins at Chanonry Point, and sample whisky at the Glen Ord Whisky Distillery in Beauly. Before returning to Inverness, you’ll walk along the banks of Loch Ness to seek out Nessie – a must-do activity in the Highlands!
• 8 hours
The archipelago of Orkney hides many treasures: and on our new three-day tour, your experienced driver-guide will ensure you find the best of them. You’ll unearth some of the most well-preserved prehistoric sites in Europe, examine a beautiful red sandstone coast, and discover the vibrant culture of remote island communities. All from the comfort of a luxury, 16 seat mini-coach. It’s an experience you’ll treasure for a lifetime.
• 3 days
Meet and greet at the pier gates 08:00-08:30am We will set off towards Loch Ness ahead of the ships own tours. A photo stop in the village of Beauly. Visit Drumnadrochit and of course, Loch Ness You can visit Urquhart Castle ruins, or we can offer a cruise on Loch Ness (admission not included) A rest stop at the Clansman Hotel for a visit to the gift shop, a refreshment or just the restrooms.From here we will drive up the side of Loch Ness to Inverness, and after a Panoramic tour, we head east 15 miles to Cawdor Castle.Lunch can be taken at Cawdor Castle (lunch and admission not included) A photo stop at Clava Cairns, prehistoric burial grounds A Photo stop at Culloden Moor the site of the last battle on Scottish soil. After all this we will head back to the port, so you can re-join the ship in plenty of time for its departure time.
• 9 hours