Tour Departs: This itinerary is customized for a Glasgow or Edinburgh pick up and drop off.
Tour Includes: Oban, Fort William and Inverness.
After leaving Edinburgh or Glasgow, we journey through The Trossachs and Queen Elizabeth
Forest Park before stopping in Aberfoyle. https://www.visitscotland.com/info/towns-villages/queen-elizabeth-forest-park-loch-lomond-trossachs-p401781
Then it`s over the Dukes Pass and on through Glen Ogle (Rob Roy MacGregor country) for our visit to Killin to view the Falls of Dochart. https://www.killin.net/ This area is called Breadalbane and is known as “The Heart of Scotland”. We continue to Crianlarich and stop to see Kilchurn Castle as we pass Loch Awe before stopping for the night near Oban http://www.explore-oban.com/
Head north from Oban through Appin and view the iconic Castle Stalker on our way to Fort William. https://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/appin/portappin/index.html After lunch we make our way through the great glen, alongside Loch Ness to Urqhuart Castle https://www.historicenvironment.scot/visit-a-place/places/urquhart-castle/ with the option of taking a sail on the Loch at Drumnadrochit. https://www.lochness-cruises.com/ We then pass alongside the Caledonian Canal, stopping at the locks for a talk with the lock keeper, as we continue to Inverness for our overnight stay.
Leaving Inverness behind we visit the prehistoric burial cairns and standing stones at Clava Cairns https://www.truehighlands.com/clava-cairns-the-real-craigh-na-dun/ then on to Culloden Battlefield, scene of the last pitched battle on British soil. https://www.nts.org.uk/visit/places/culloden
Heading south, we continue our journey through Cairngorms National Park to visit and tour the Highland distillery at Dalwhinnie. Here we can sample the gentle spirit of the Glen and learn about the “Angels Share”, created during the maturing process. https://www.malts.com/en-gb/distilleries/dalwhinnie
Climbing over the Pass of Drumochter and on through the Pass of Killicrankie, we then travel
through Perthshire and on to your accommodation in either Edinburgh or Glasgow.
WHERE and WHEN:
Meet up location: I will meet and greet you at any location of your choice within Glasgow or Edinburgh.
End location: At the end of the tour I will return you to a location of your choice within Glasgow or Edinburgh.
Duration: 8 hours per day.
What’s Included: Tour includes vehicle, guiding services and drivers accommodation and expenses.
Tour can be costed with or without clients accommodation.
What’s Extra: Entry fees to visitor attractions, ferry fares, food and refreshments.
Tour Type: Cultural, historical and sight seeing.
Transportation Method: 8 passenger Vauxhall Vivaro minibus.
Activity Level: Light.
Kid Friendly: Yes.
Language: English (fluent)
Maximum travelers: 8Book Now