3 Day tour to the Highlands & Islands


Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of vehicle

Maximum travelers: 8



English (fluent)

Macbeth, Jacobites & "Over the sea to Skye"

Embark on a breathtaking 3 day tour to the Highlands & Islands of Scotland in the comfort of your own VIP Class minibus. Sit back and enjoy the stunning scenery and landscapes while listening to the stories of rebellion, romance and legend


Day 1 North to Dunfermline to visit the 11th Century Abbey and ruined Royal Palace. Up and through Highland Perthshire (Macbeth country) to Dunkeld and a coffee break. Back on the road we'll head up to the "Pass of Killiecrankie" and past Blair Castle, through the Grampian and Cairngorm mountains to Clava Cairns for a visit then up to Culloden Battlefield for our last visit of the day.
Day 2 Depart our hotel for the Isle of Skye, en route we see Loch Ness, then through Glen Shiel and Eilean Donan Castle for a visit/comfort stop. Continuing we "drive across The Atlantic" on the Skye Bridge, time will dictate our programme on Skye. We then head for Armadale and take the 45 minute sailing back to the mainland, driving through Glenfinnan towards Fort William.
Day 3 and South along the banks of Loch Linnhe and Glencoe for a photo stop, over the Rannoch Moor, one of the last great wildernesses in Europe and into MacGregor country. Past Stirling Castle, the battlefields of Bannockburn and Linlithgow Palace and home

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your centrally located accommodation

End location: This tour will terminate at the original pick-up point, unless previously agreed prior to departure.

Duration: 3 days


Private VIP Class 8 seat Mercedes Minibus

What’s Included

Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned VIP Class 8 seat Mercedes Minibus or 6 seat "V" Class Mercedes
Complimentary maps
Bottled water
Soft Drinks
Welcome pack including: Scottish shortbread, Scottish Tablet & Fudge
Complimentary on board snacks
Ferry crossing

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 GBP - Meals & accommodation

What’s Extra

Entrance fees
Food and drinks, unless specified
Hotel accommodation whilst on tour

A Recent Review of this tour

Alan F. was terrific. We enjoyed 5 wonderful days with him. Give him the highest rating possible. Art Dingee
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