Highland Games of Scotland in Amsterdam

Outdoor Activities in The Netherlands

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Tour description provided by Viator

Highland games are a series of events that are being held during the spring and summer mainly in Scotland. This is their way of celebrating Scottish and Celtic culture. The games are particularly important to the culture of the Scottish Highlands.  This type of event has now spread all over the world and people do it for their own exercise and fun.
What you need: Strength, speed, flexibility and team spirit. That’s all! Nothing else. Everyone has a little bit of each, so don’t worry too much about not being able do it. The games are really about testing yourself to see how well you can compete. The most important thing is participation and spirit – with these awesome games the fun takes care of itself! Throughout the events, a tour guide will be there to assist you for every game and help you to master each of the events.In this challenging outdoor activity session you will be competing against your fellow jocks in some of our many challenging events!The games include: Tug of warArchery TagStone throwingTraditional Dutch bicycle throwingFour lap runAxe throwing

What’s included

  • Professional Game Instructor
  • Outdoor location
  • All equipment
  • Safety briefing
  • Kilts (to be returned after tour)
  • 1 water per person

What’s not included

  • Food
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions


  • Family friendly
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience