Scottish Highlands and Isle of Skye Adventure
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Product Code : AGORA860
Embark on an unforgettable journey through the stunning Scottish Highlands and the magical Isle of Skye. Immerse yourself in the dramatic landscapes, visit historic castles, and discover the rich cultural heritage of Scotland. Explore Inverness, Loch Ness, Fort William, and Glencoe, and experience the rugged beauty of the Cairngorms National Park. Delve into the enchanting Isle of Skye, with its iconic landmarks and captivating charm. This 8-day private tour is the perfect way to discover the true essence of the Scottish Highlands and create memories to last a lifetime.
Day 1: Arrival in Inverness and Transfer to Hotel:
Upon your arrival at Inverness Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with your transfer to your hotel. Take some time to relax and settle in, and get ready for an exciting adventure in the Scottish Highlands.
Day 2: Inverness City Tour and Loch Ness:
After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a guided tour of Inverness, the capital of the Highlands. Explore the historic sites, including Inverness Castle and St. Andrew's Cathedral. In the afternoon, embark on a scenic drive to Loch Ness, where you'll have the opportunity to spot the legendary Loch Ness Monster and visit the ruins of Urquhart Castle.
Day 3: Cairngorms National Park and Highland Wildlife:
Today, venture into the breathtaking Cairngorms National Park. Experience the stunning mountain landscapes, ancient forests, and abundant wildlife. Take a guided tour through the park, and if you're lucky, you might spot red deer, golden eagles, or even wildcats. Learn about the conservation efforts in the area and enjoy the pristine nature.
Day 4: Fort William and Glencoe:
Depart from Inverness and head south towards Fort William, known as the "Outdoor Capital of the UK." Explore the historic town, take a stroll along the picturesque waterfront, and visit the West Highland Museum. Continue your journey through the dramatic Glencoe Valley, famous for its stunning landscapes and tragic history. Learn about the Glencoe Massacre and marvel at the rugged beauty of the region.
Day 5: Isle of Skye:
Today, embark on a full-day excursion to the enchanting Isle of Skye. Cross the Skye Bridge and explore this mystical island, known for its dramatic landscapes, ancient castles, and charming villages. Visit the iconic landmarks such as the Old Man of Storr, Fairy Pools, and Dunvegan Castle. Immerse yourself in the rich Gaelic culture and enjoy the breathtaking views.
Day 6: Eilean Donan Castle and Loch Ness Cruise:
Leave the Isle of Skye and head back to the mainland, stopping at the iconic Eilean Donan Castle. Explore this impressive castle situated on a small island at the meeting point of three lochs. Afterward, enjoy a scenic cruise on Loch Ness, taking in the beautiful surroundings and learning about the legends associated with the loch.
Day 7: Speyside Whisky Trail:
Today, journey into the famous Speyside region, known for its whisky production. Visit a traditional whisky distillery and learn about the fascinating whisky-making process. Enjoy a guided tour and tasting, experiencing the flavors of Scotland's beloved spirit. Immerse yourself in the whisky culture and discover the rich heritage of Speyside.
Day 8: Departure from Inverness:
After breakfast at the hotel, bid farewell to the Scottish Highlands as you transfer to Inverness Airport for your departure. Take with you memories of the breathtaking landscapes, historic castles, and warm Scottish hospitality you experienced during your adventure in the Highlands and Isle of Skye.
- Airport transfers upon arrival and departure
- Accommodation in comfortable hotels with breakfast included from day 2 onward
- Guided tours and sightseeing activities as mentioned in the itinerary
- Transportation in a comfortable vehicle throughout the tour
- Experienced and knowledgeable tour guide
- Entrance fees to attractions and landmarks mentioned in the itinerary
- All taxes and service charges
- International airfare to and from Scotland
- Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal expenses and optional activities
- Travel insurance
- Gratuities for the tour guide and driver (optional)
- Any other expenses not specifically mentioned in the itinerary