Highland Explorer and the Isle of Skye 5 Day Tour From Edinburgh

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A fantastic, fun-filled, five day tour of some of the best that Scotland has to offer. Stunning mountains, beautiful coastlines and spectacular scenery.

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This is a tour for those who have heard about the dramatic landscapes of Scotland and of the Isle of Skye in particular. This tour gives you more flexibility and freedom. For example having more days of sightseeing, the ability to travel at a more relaxed pace to enjoy the spectacular geological scenery or the chance of seeing wildlife such as whales and red deer, just to name a few.

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Price
Bed and Breakfast(from April,2017)
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2 Enter number of traveller
Adult (Age 16 & over)
USD 606.48
USD 606.48
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 485.18
USD 485.18
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 16 & over)
fromUSD 606.48
fromUSD 606.48
*Price per participant if booked solo (one participant).
USD 709.93
USD 709.93
Child (Age 5-16)
fromUSD 485.18
fromUSD 485.18
"Child" based on 1 child sharing room with parents or 2 children in twin room
  • Duration: 5 day
  • Available: Tue, Thu, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide / Rabbie's Discount Card / All departures guaranteed
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • DAY1  
  • 08:45 Check-in
  • 09:00 Departure from Edinburgh
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_08_700 Discover the highland village of Dunkeld on the banks of the river Tay. Head into the Cairngorm national park and the ancient pine forests of the Rothiemurchus estate.
    After lunch spend time on the shores of Loch Insh before a short forest walk takes you to the ruins of Loch an Eilean castle.
  • Get droppped off at your accomodation in the evening.
  • DAY2  
  • Head into the Northwest Highlands
    3D_Ed_Skye_01_400 You visit the far northwest highlands and the grandeur, expanse and wildness of the mountains of Assynt. You will be immersed in the history of the area and visit the 15th century ruins of Ardvreck Castle. Enjoy the breathtaking views of some of Europe’s oldest landscapes.
  • Return to your accomodation.Overnight in Ullapool.
  • DAY3  
  • Leave your accomodation
    2D_Gl_ness_inverness_03_400 Head south to take in the drama of the as it plunges 60m down into the Corrieshalloch Gorge. Travel past the mountains of the Beinn Eighe national nature reserve and along the picturesque coastline of Loch Torridon. Take your time in “tropical” Plockton to enjoy its sheltered serenity.
  • Arrive at your accomodation in Portree.
  • DAY4  
  • See as much as you can of the Isle of Skye
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_02_400 Today is a very flexible day. There are many possibilities depending on the weather and your driver/guide’s knowledge. You might travel north to the Quiraing mountain pass and enjoy a spectacular walk through. After lunch you can travel to Neist Point or alternatively visit to Dunvegan Castle.
  • Arrive at your accomodation in Portree.
  • DAY5  
  • Leave your accomodation
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_08_700 You travel south stopping first at the famous stronghold Eilean Donan Castle.
    Continuing east through the rugged mountains of Kintail you drive down through the stunning scenery of Glen Garry and the Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis.
    In the afternoon you will explore spectacular Glencoe.
  • 19:00 Arrive back in Edinburgh
Package detail / Schedule
Hotel(from April,2017)
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
Adult (Age 16 & over)
USD 722.86
USD 722.86
Child (Age 5-15)
USD 578.29
USD 578.29
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 16 & over)
fromUSD 722.86
fromUSD 722.86
*Price per participant if booked solo (one participant).
USD 761.65
USD 761.65
Child (Age 5-15)
fromUSD 578.29
fromUSD 578.29
"Child" based on 1 child sharing room with parents or 2 children in twin room
  • Duration: 5 day
  • Available: Tue, Thu, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide / Rabbie's Discount Card / All departures guaranteed
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • DAY1  
  • 08:45 Check-in
  • 09:00 Departure from Edinburgh
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_08_700 Discover the highland village of Dunkeld on the banks of the river Tay. Head into the Cairngorm national park and the ancient pine forests of the Rothiemurchus estate.
    After lunch spend time on the shores of Loch Insh before a short forest walk takes you to the ruins of Loch an Eilean castle.
  • Get droppped off at your accomodation in the evening.
  • DAY2  
  • Head into the Northwest Highlands
    3D_Ed_Skye_01_400 You visit the far northwest highlands and the grandeur, expanse and wildness of the mountains of Assynt. You will be immersed in the history of the area and visit the 15th century ruins of Ardvreck Castle. Enjoy the breathtaking views of some of Europe’s oldest landscapes.
  • Return to your accomodation.Overnight in Ullapool.
  • DAY3  
  • Leave your accomodation
    2D_Gl_ness_inverness_03_400 Head south to take in the drama of the as it plunges 60m down into the Corrieshalloch Gorge. Travel past the mountains of the Beinn Eighe national nature reserve and along the picturesque coastline of Loch Torridon. Take your time in “tropical” Plockton to enjoy its sheltered serenity.
  • Arrive at your accomodation in Portree.
  • DAY4  
  • See as much as you can of the Isle of Skye
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_02_400 Today is a very flexible day. There are many possibilities depending on the weather and your driver/guide’s knowledge. You might travel north to the Quiraing mountain pass and enjoy a spectacular walk through. After lunch you can travel to Neist Point or alternatively visit to Dunvegan Castle.
  • Arrive at your accomodation in Portree.
  • DAY5  
  • Leave your accomodation
    5D_Ed_highland_exp_08_700 You travel south stopping first at the famous stronghold Eilean Donan Castle.
    Continuing east through the rugged mountains of Kintail you drive down through the stunning scenery of Glen Garry and the Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis.
    In the afternoon you will explore spectacular Glencoe.
  • 19:00 Arrive back in Edinburgh
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • No children under the age of 5
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Please be sure to check in 15 minutes before departure
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Meals are not included in the price.
    • Admission is not included
    • Some tours may stay in Inverness instead of Ullapool
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:00 local time, 21 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 541.82
From USD 541.82

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1% Reward Points
Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 5 day
Availability Tue, Thu, Sat
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