Loch Ness, Inverness & the Highlands
Departure daily from Edinburgh
(year round. Excluding December 24, 25, 26, 30, 31, 2024)
A two day escape exploring the majesty of Loch Ness, the Caledonian pine forest and the stunning scenery of the Cairngorm National Park. Explore the wilderness of Glencoe and travel the length of the Great Glen and Loch Ness. Enjoy a night out in Inverness, and rejuvenate with the finest Highland landscapes Scotland has to offer.
Stay overnight in the capital of the Highlands - Inverness.
DEPARTURE FROM EDINBURGH: Edinburgh Bus Station, St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, EH1 3DQ
The tour departs at 9:15am and returns at approx. 7:00pm on Day 2.
Pitlochry & Inverness
You will depart Edinburgh and head north across the River Forth towards the Highlands. We make a short stop in the holiday town of Pitlochry where you have the option to visit the local whisky distillery. From here the tour takes you past Blair Castle into the Cairngorm National Park, where we stop for lunch and spend time taking in the majesty of this amazing area within the ancient Caledonian Pine Forests of the Rothiemurchus Estate. You then continue north and arrive at your destination of Inverness, where you will be dropped off at your accommodation. The evening is free for you to explore the capital of the Highlands.
Overnight - Inverness
Loch Ness & Glencoe
After a leisurely breakfast you will be picked up from your accommodation in Inverness and explore the surrounding countryside en route to Loch Ness. Here you have the chance to either take a boat trip along the loch with great views of Urquhart Castle or stay on shore and visit the impressive ruins of the castle, overlooking the loch. Our journey continues south through the Great Glen past Ben Nevis and Fort William, stopping for lunch along the way before arriving in Glencoe. This haunting glen was the scene of a terrible massacre in 1692, where many of the Clan MacDonald were slaughtered. The return journey continues over the wild and remote Rannoch Moor and into the countryside around Stirling, before finally reaching our starting point of Edinburgh.
- Great Glen
- Loch Ness
- Urquhart Castle photostop
- Cairngorm National Park
- Caledonian Pine Forest Walk
- Transportation by top of the range Mercedes minicoach for a more personal experience with a maximum of 16 passengers on tour. Air Conditioning as standard.
- Services of a professional local driver/guide
- 1 nights ensuite accommodations
- Full Scottish breakfast daily