Isle of Skye Full Day 8-Seater Bus Tour from Inverness

Cultural & Theme Tours in Inverness
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Tour description

Enjoy a day trip exploring Isle of Skye in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus that seats up to 8 people. Relax as your professional, Scottish, kilted tour guide takes you on a journey through Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, Eilean Donan Castle, Old Man of Storr and much more. Eat a 1-hour lunch in Portree (own expense). Take home precious memories on this small-group tour that is limited to 8 people for a more personalized experience.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Happy Tours, Inverness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandMeet and Greet in front of the Columba Hotel for departure of all our toursMeet at 8:20am for 8:30am departureDuration: 15 minutesPass By: Caledonian Canal, Inverness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandSee the first government funded iniative in the Brisitsh Isles overseen by the brilliant Scottish Engineer Thomas TelfordStop At: Loch Ness, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandTake a photo of the world famous Loch and look out for it's most famous resident Nessie. Can you capture a picture that will make the local and world news?Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Drumnadrochit VisitScotland Information Centre, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandCan you spot Nessie in the grounds or can you see the Yellow Submarine?Stop At: Urquhart Castle, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandEnjoy a spectacular view of the ruined Castle and hear it's history brought to life by our guideDuration: 15 minutesPass By: Loch Cluanie, Invergarry, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandTravel along this reservior damned during the Hydro Scheme production in 1957Stop At: Eilean Donan CastleStop and explore one of the most photographed castles in the world. Built in the 13th century this was used as a film location for Highlander. Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Skye Bridge, Lochalsh, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandTravel over this bridge opened in 1995 and find yourself on the beautiful Isle of SkyeStop At: Portree VisitScotland iCentre, Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandThis is our lunch time stop where you have an hour free to choose a cafe or hotel to eat at, or to have a wander through the small streets seeing the 18th century architectureDuration: 1 hourStop At: Quiraing, Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandHave a short walk and take in the spectacluar view across the Torridon Hills to the mainland. Find out about "the table" "the needle2 and "the prison". There are photo opportunities galore hereDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Kilt Rock, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandMarvel at the pillars of Kilt Rock formed by volcanic activity. Enjoy the views of Torridon, Gailoch and the Island of RonaDuration: 20 minutesStop At: The Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandSee the massive pinnacle of rock formed by the volcanic activity and ancient landslips in the north of the island. Will you see a rainbow at the falls? View the hills of Torridon, Gairloch and Island of RonaDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Hectors BothyA final stop at the small bothy coffee shop for a quick refreshment before travelling back to InvernessDuration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • Bottled water
  • Professional driver
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance to Urquhart Castle
  • Entrance to Eilean Donan Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Urquhart Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Eilean Donan Castle


  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach