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$656.80 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from Glasgow

On day one we’ll head west through the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park and on towards Kilmartin Glen. You’ll get lost in Scotland’s incredible nature before spending the evening in the incredible coastal town of Oban: Seafood capital of Scotland! Your second day takes you through some incredible mountain landscapes at Glencoe. At Fort Wiliam, where the highest mountain in the UK lies - Ben Nevis - you jump aboard the Jacobite Steam Train, to enjoy one of the greatest train journeys. Taste the best seafood at Mallaig and cross over the sea to the Isle of Skye on the ferry for your second night. Departures 13th May - Sep 12 will include the Jacobite Steam Train All other departure will include Loch Ness Cruise and Urquhart Castle instead.Day three is all about Skye! You’ll get the chance to enjoy Sligachan, unforgettable views of the Black and Red Cuillin Mountains. You’ll then head to explore the Misty Isle and for great photographs of the Old Man of Storr, the Trotternish Peninsula and visit the colourful harbour town of Portree. We’ll spend the second night on Skye. On our fourth day we’ll leave Skye and head straight to one of Scotland’s most photographed castles, Eilean Donan* which you’ll have ample time to explore. You’ll stop at the pretty Lochside village of Drumnadrochit for lunch, before having the option to cruise on Loch Ness, look out for Nessie and visit Urquhart Castle ruin. We’ll then head to the south end of the Loch for our overnight stop in Fort Augustus. Our final day begins with a Loch Ness cruise (entrance fee not included, except 21st March - 9th May & 5th September - 10th October) and and visit to Culloden Battlefield (entrance fee not included). You will then visit a whisky distillery (entrance fee not included), pass through the Cairngorm Mountains National Park and the picturesque town of Pitlochry as we journey south back to Glasgow.

$106.15 Cultural & Theme Tours

Full-Day Glenfinnan and Glencoe 8 Seater Tour from Inverness

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 8:00am for leaving at 8:15amDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Glenfinnan Viaduct, Glenfinnan, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandCatch a glimpse of the Hogwarts Express steam train as it passes over the viaduct as seen in the Harry Potter movies.Well known as a film and television location Glenfinnan is where amid the stunning scenery the 1745 jacobite uprising beganDuration: 1 hourStop At: Old Inverlochy Castle, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandVisit the ruins of the old castle built in 1280 to command the southern end of the Great Glen.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Fort William VisitScotland iCentre, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandLunch stop in the town of Fort William with a great selection of cafes and shops, all in the shadow of the UK's highest mountain peak Ben NevisDuration: 1 hourStop At: Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandSet in one of the most stunningly beautiful yet hauntingly emotive areas Glencoe is well known for the Massacre of the MacDonald Clan in 1692. Visit the monument to the Massacre, then venture into the heart of Glencoe and be immersed in the beauty an scerenity.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Commando Monument, Spean Bridge, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandUnveiled in 1952 this memorial is in remembrance of those who have served in the British Commandos Regiment, past and present.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Fort Augustus, Fort Augustus, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandWander along the lock gates of the Caledonian Canal built by Thomas Telford in the 19th century. Marvel at the vastness of Loch Ness from the mouth of the canal, admiring the view of the entirety of Loch Ness and maybe glimpse Nessie! Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Urquhart Castle, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandA brief stop to admire the views of the Castle and Loch Ness and a wonderful photo opportunityDuration: 15 minutes

$1280.43 Cultural & Theme Tours

8-Day Orkney Skye and Highlands Tour from Edinburgh

ItineraryDay 1: The start of a wonderful adventureStop At: Loch Lomond, Stirling, ScotlandTime to stroll along the bonnie, bonnie banksDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Kilmartin Glen, Kilmartin, Argyll and Bute, ScotlandStep back in time to the Bronze age and admire the ancient carvingsDuration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight ObanDay 2: Over the Sea to SkyeStop At: Glen Coe, Glencoe, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandHear the stories of the infamous massacreDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Fort William VisitScotland iCentre, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandThis little town will be our lunch stopDuration: 1 hourStop At: Glenfinnan Viaduct, Glenfinnan, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandAll aboard teh Jacobite Steam Train ( certain dates only)Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - SkyeDay 3: Exploring SkyeStop At: Black Cuillin, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandStunning SceneryDuration: 20 minutesStop At: The Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandAmazing sceneryDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Portree Harbour, Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandThis will be our lunch stopDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - SkyeDay 4: Back to the mainlandStop At: Eilean Donan Castle, Kyle of Lochalsh, Lochalsh, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandThe most photographed castle in ScotlandDuration: 1 hourStop At: Loch Ness, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandA chance to take a cruise on the loch for some monster huntingDuration: 1 hourStop At: Urquhart Castle, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandEnjoy exploring the ruined castle overlooking Loch NessDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - Fort AugustusDay 5: Another island awaitsStop At: Pentland Ferries, Gills, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandJump aboard the ferry to OrkneyDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: The Italian Chapel, St. Mary's, Mainland, Orkney Islands, ScotlandAdmire this stunning creation of Italian prisoners or was in WWIIDuration: 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - KirkwallDay 6: Exploring Orkney Stop At: Skara Brae, Stromness, Mainland, Orkney Islands, ScotlandThis neolithic village was uncovered in a storm dating back to 3180BCDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Maeshowe Visitor CentreThe best preserved example of a Neolithic chambered cairn in EuropeDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - KirkwallDay 7: Retracing our stepsStop At: Pentland Ferries, Gills, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandBack on to the ferry to the mainlandDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: John O' Groats, Airor, Knoydart Peninsula, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandThe most northerly point on the UK mainlandDuration: 20 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight - InvernessDay 8: Back to the startStop At: Culloden Battlefield, Culloden Moor, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandVisit the site of the last battle fought on British soilDuration: 1 hourStop At: Pitlochry VisitScotland iCentre, Pitlochry, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandTime to stroll around this charming little townDuration: 45 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1233.99 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Hebrides Skye and Highlands Tour from Edinburgh

On day one we’ll head west through the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park and on towards Kilmartin Glen. You’ll get lost in Scotland’s incredible nature before spending the evening in the incredible coastal town of Oban. Your journey takes you through the magnificent mountains at Glen Coe where you will hear the terrible massacre of the MacDonald Clan. Then you will jump aboard the Jacobite Steam Train  and go on one of the most famous train journeys in the world. You will get to Mallaig for an early dinner before taking a short ferry ride (included) to the Isle of Skye, where you will spend your second night. Departures 13th May-Sep 12 will include the Jacobite Steam Train All other departure will include Loch Ness Cruise and Urquhart Castle instead. Day three is all about Skye. You’ll get the chance to enjoy unforgettable views of the Black and Red Cuillin Mountains and the colourful harbour town of Portree. Take in the spectacular views of the Old Man of Storr, the Kilt Rock waterfall and the beautiful Trotternish Peninsula. Your third night is also on Skye. On day 4 we’ll leave Skye and head straight to one of Scotland’s most photographed castles, Eilean Donan* which you’ll have ample time to explore. You’ll stop at the pretty Lochside village of Drumnadrochit for lunch, before having the option to cruise on Loch Ness, look out for Nessie and visit Urquhart Castle ruin. We’ll then head to the south end of the Loch for our overnight stop in Fort Augustus. Day five begins visiting Dunrobin Castle (entrance fee not included), where you can enjoy a falconry display and walk in its beautiful gardens. You will drive then through the Sutherland area, towards Knockan Crag Nature Natural Reserve and see one of the oldest landscapes in Europe. Then we catch the ferry to the Isle of Lewis and Harris (included in the price). Overnight: Stornoway Here we’ll visit a Black House village (entrance fee not included) where you can step back in time and experience the history and heritage of crofting life. You’ll also see a Traditional Harris Tweed Weaver at work (entrance fee not included) and Carloway Broch, a prehistoric circular stone tower and Callanish, home of the most complete historic stone circles in Europe. Overnight in Stornoway. Day seven takes you to the most northerly point of the Western Isles, the Butt of Lewis, a great spot for bird and seal watching, and with its spectacular cliffs this part of the coastline is a must see! Then it’s time to take your ferry back to mainland, spending the night in Inverness. On your final day we stop by the battlefield of Culloden (entrance fee not included), the site of the defeat of the Jacobite forces. We’ll also travel though the dramatic Cairngorms National Park, visit a whisky distillery (entrance fee not included) and have the chance to explore the picturesque town of Pitlochry before returning back to Edinburgh.

$3284 Cultural & Theme Tours

Outlander Classic Tour

ItineraryDay 1: EdinburghStop At: Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, ScotlandTime to get out and about... see Edinburgh Castle with your free pass (allow at least two hours), the Royal Mile (we provide you with a guide of 'Outlander places') and the Palace of Holyroodhouse.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: A chic Bed and Breakfast close to Edinburgh city centre.Day 2: Moving NorthStop At: Falkland Palace & Garden, Falkland, Fife, Scotland First stop is Falkland in Fife, used in the TV series for Inverness. Next, see what it looks like to stand in the dock and be accused of witchcraft (you'll just have to imagine the baying crowd!).After lunch we are in the Highlands and on our way to the Highland Folk Museum to see the traditional village used in the rent gathering scenes. The next two nights are at a charming B&B in the Highland town of Nairn.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Highland Folk Museum, Newtonmore, Aviemore and the Cairngorms, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandAfter lunch we are in the Highlands and on our way to the Highland Folk Museum to see the traditional village used in the rent gathering scenes. The next two nights are at a charming B&B in the Highland town of Nairn.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: A charming B&B in the Highland town of Nairn.Day 3: InvernessStop At: Culloden Battlefield, Culloden Moor, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandThe new visitor centre at Culloden offers a detailed explanation of the battle, the background to the conflict and its brutal aftermath. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Beauly Priory, Beauly, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandThen we head by Inverness to the Fraser of Lovat clan lands, including a visit to the tomb of the 11th Lord Lovat ('The Old Fox') and Beauly Priory (where Claire met Maisri the prophetess).Duration: 1 hourStop At: Castle Leod, Strathpeffer, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandAfter lunch a tour of Castle Leod by its owner, the Earl of Cromartie. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Clava Cairns, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandFinally the bronze age Clava Cairns and stone circles. That evening, you will have the chance to hold a claymore, targe and dirk yourself and learn more about the life of a clansman and his traditional dress.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: A charming B&B in the Highland town of Nairn.Day 4: Isle of SkyePass By: Loch Ness, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandWe head west by Loch Ness and Glenmoriston (where Prince Charles Edward hid for three weeks in 1746) and by Glenshiel (site of another Jacobite battle) to the dramatic Mam Rattigan Pass. Stop At: Eilean Donan Castle, Kyle of Lochalsh, Lochalsh, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandOne of Scotland's most famous sites. Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Ratagan to Glenelg, Ratagan, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandAmazing drive to the only turntable ferry in Europe and on to the Isle of Skye.Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: A small hotel on Skye.Day 5: Isle of SkyeStop At: Kilt Rock, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandCameras out today and we pray for good weather as we see 'Kilt Rock'. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: The Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandLook across to the pillar known as the 'Old Man of Storr', wind up to the dramatic Quirang viewpoint and across to Uig. This landscape is not much changed from the 18th century and helps us understand what life was like then.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandLunch is at Dunvegan and that afternoon we hear from a local (though internationally-known) storyteller.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: A small hotel in SkyeDay 6: HighlandsPass By: Sound of Sleat Beach, Sleat, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, ScotlandWe take the ferry across the Sound of Sleat to Mallaig.Pass By: Mallaig Heritage Centre, Mallaig, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland Arrive off ferry, then drive the west coast by Loch nan Uamh (from where Prince Charles Edward left in September 1746) Pass By: Glenfinnan Monument, Glenfinnan, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandTo Glenfinnan (where he raised his standard in August 1745).Stop At: Fort William VisitScotland iCentre, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandTo Fort William (sadly almost nothing much left of the original fort) for lunch stop.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandHeading inland we see Glencoe (famous for the massacre of the MacDonalds in 1692) and Rannoch Moor. Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Rannoch Moor Visitor Centre, Kinloch Rannoch, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandDrive pass the the beautiful moor.Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: That night we are in a family run inn by Loch Tay.Day 7: TV Locations DayStop At: Doune Castle, Doune, Stirling, ScotlandFirst up is Doune Castle, (Castle Leoch of course). Duration: 1 hourStop At: Royal Burgh of Culross, Culross, Fife, ScotlandThen to Culross, a fascinating 16th century time capsule, used for Cranesmuir and other places. Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Blackness Castle, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandFrom here we head to Blackness (Fort William).Duration: 1 hourStop At: Midhope Castle, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, ScotlandMidhope (Lally Broch). Duration: 45 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: A splendid castle outside Edinburgh.Day 8: Return to EdinburghStop At: Rosslyn Chapel, Roslin, Midlothian, Scotland15th Century Rosslyn Chapel has been described as a 'Bible in Stone'. In fact it is more: full of carvings that recall tales of Knights Templar, Freemasons and the Holy Grail. After this we have a private tour of the church where Jamie and Claire were married. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Craigmillar Castle, Edinburgh, ScotlandFinal lunch at a local pub and then visit to Craigmillar Castle, used for Ardsmuir in Season Three.The experience of several years has taught us that there are always individual things (like shopping!) that people absolutely have to do on the last afternoon and so the group gets depleted. We have therefore decided to end the tour mid afternoon. The guide will transport anyone to any part of the city that they may want to explore and departs when everyone is happily occupied at whatever they need to do. Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Last night at the same B&B where you started.

$530.75 Private & Custom Tours

Full Day Your Choice Tour from Kyle of Lochalsh

The Full day 'Your Choice' Tour is something a little different. You might have done some research before you come to the area and you cant find anyone to take you to where you want to go. Well, your searching is over. We can take you on your journey. You might want to see a remote area of the Isle of Skye, then travel to Loch Ness or go to Mallaig via Fort William and the 'Harry Potter' Train, but you have no way of fitting this in on the tight schedule you have on your holiday. Scottish Car Tours can help you and your companions tick all the boxes. We supply free bottled water on all our tours and we can arrange meals for you to have during your tour.