Multi-day trip

Edinburgh: Isle of Skye Loch Ness & the Highlands 5-Day Tour

Activity provider: Haggis Adventures

Edinburgh: Isle of Skye Loch Ness & the Highlands 5-Day Tour

Activity provider: Haggis Adventures

From US$ 401.82 per person

Embark on an adventure through the Highlands and the Isle of Skye, where stunning scenery, incredible history, and epic Scottish experiences await on this 5-day tour from Edinburgh.

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Duration 5 days
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 16 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the magical Isle of Skye and its far-reaching mountains and cliffs
  • Dip your feet in the fresh river water of the Highlands
  • Marvel at the jaw-dropping Eilean Donan Castle
  • Search for the legendary monster 'Nessie' on the mysterious Loch Ness
  • Taste local Whisky 'The Water of Life'
Full description

Journey through the Scottish Highlands and the Isle of Skye on this adventurous 5-day tour from Edinburgh. Go monster hunting on Loch Ness and explore ancient historical sites and scenic castles along the way.

Day 1: Edinburgh to Oban Begin by visiting the impressive Kelpies statues before heading north past Wallace Monument and Stirling Castle. Gaze at the scenic Rannoch Moor and Glencoe and take a walk through the beautiful fishing town of Oban in the late afternoon. (Overnight: Oban) Day 2: Oban to Isle of Skye Venture through some of Scotland’s most awe-inspiring landscapes on the way to Skye. Catch a glimpse of the mighty Glenfinnan Viaduct before passing the world-famous Eilean Donan Castle and spending the night on the Isle of Skye. (Overnight: Portree) Day 3: Isle of Skye to Inverness Explore the epic scenery of the Isle of Skye and venture through stunning mountains, rugged coastlines, and local folklore before returning to the mainland. Head along the dramatic Great Glen to Inverness, the Capital of the Highlands. (Overnight: Inverness) Day 4: Inverness Hunt for the legendary monster ‘Nessie’ while driving along the banks of Loch Ness before visiting the town of Beauly and stopping at the historical Culloden Battlefield. (Overnight: Inverness) Day 5: Inverness to Edinburgh Resume your adventure with a visit to the chamber cairns and the amazing standing stones of Clava Cairns. Taste local Scottish whisky before returning to Edinburgh in the late afternoon.

Includes
  • 4 Nights Hostel Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Whisky Tasting
  • Culloden Battlefield
  • Clava Cairns
  • Downloadable Audio Guides Available
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Tours depart from 60 High Street, Royal Mile, in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Tours are designed for young independent travelers (18-35 year olds) and the young at heart
  • The accommodation is in multi-share hostel dorms

Product ID: 414729