Day trip

Scotland: Spirit of the Highlands Tour from Inverness

Scotland: Spirit of the Highlands Tour from Inverness

Activity provider: Spirit Journeys Worldwide

From US$ 161.79 per person

Experience the spirit of the Highlands with a special tour designed to showcase the Highlands of Scotland and their captivating natural beauty. Enjoy a guided tour through the Highlands that will acquaint you with the region's most beautiful landmarks.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 - 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Collection from your Inverness hotel or central Inverness collection point.
Private or small groups available


  • Enjoy a 8-hour tour exploring the Highlands of Scotland
  • Take an off the beaten track visit to beautiful locations
  • Visit Inverness, Capital of the Highlands
Full description
Enjoy this spirit of the Highlands day tour, an 8-hour tour from Inverness City Centre that will take you to some very scenic off the beaten track beauty spots in the Highlands. Enjoy the comfort and hassle-free transport service from your accommodation or cruise ship that will ensure you get the most out of your full-day tour.  Start your tour by marveling at the beauty of the highlands. Hunt for the famous Loch Ness Monster as you travel along the shore of the Loch. Visit Inverness, capital of the Highlands and be swept away by the breathtaking views. Continue on your tour with a visit to Culloden Battlefield, the site of the last ever pitched battle on UK soil. This was a battle between the Jacobite's and the government army in which the Jacobites were defeated in battle. With your guide, you will learn about how this battle had a long-lasting effect on the Highlands. Enjoy a visit to Culloden and the Clava Standing stones. This is a well-preserved Bronze age Cemetery, perfect for any history buffs or fans of the film 'Outlander'. This fantastic day out will give you a taste of the Highlands of Scotland, leaving you wishing to return to Scotland time and time again.
  • Driver/Guide
  • Transport
  • All entrance fees
  • Tips
  • Anything not mentioned above
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  •  The 8-hour tour is from Inverness town Center only but a shortened version can be done for collection from Invergordon Cruise Port. Please pick either the Inverness or the Invergordon option when booking
  • From Invergordon port the tour pickup times and drop-off times may vary depending on the cruise docking and departure time. These timings will be notified to you on the booking but the local partner guarantees to get you back to the ship in time for departure
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 3 reviews

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Ian Anderson was a lovely and informative guide

What a wonderful tour with an informative guide! Learned so much, saw beautiful scenery, and enjoyed hearing about the history, even on a rainy day. Fabulous.

June 13, 2019

It was just amazing! Kind of tailored trip. Roger is the best guide, he knows everything! Very passionate about history, wich is great.

November 14, 2019

very educational, and a lot of history, if you like learning history this is the tour for you

July 13, 2022

Product ID: 179786