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Isle of Skye and the Highlands Weekend Tour

About the Tour

A memorable journey to visit the romantic Isle of Skye, voted the 4th best island in the world according to the National Geographic. This is A MUST-SEE island in the world as we will explore some of the most dramatic and beautiful places in the Highlands of Scotland. You simply can't resist a visit to Scotland's most loved island, the Isle of Skye, the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The stunning scenery is the main attraction; with natural beauty like velvet moors, jagged mountains, sparkling lochs and towering sea cliffs. It is just impossible to describe the natural beauty of this island in a few words. This trip will take you from the centre to the very Highlands of Scotland through the stunning and breathtaking sceneries.

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Skye Trip includes a great tour in Isle of Skye visiting iconic landmarks of Skye including a great hiking to Old Man of Storr (featured in Prometheus), Kilt Rock, Mealt Falls, the beautiful Cuillins, Sligachan Bridge and River Sligachan, Loch Mealt, walking in Lealt Gorge and Lealt Falls, Portree (the Capital of Skye) and its picturesque coloured houses on the harbour, Loch Fada, Loch Leathan, Sound of Rassay and much more! We will stay overnight in the most amazing location in Skye and will have a chance to explore some beautiful places around our gorgeous accommodation in Skye such as Castle Moil, Kyle of Lochalsh, Kyleakin, Broadford, Skye Bridge and gor for great walking and hiking!

In Highlands, we have the chance to visit the most picturesque parts of the Highlands as we journey through the majestic scenery to enjoy the romantic Eilean Donan Castle, Loch Alsh, Loch Long, 5 Sisters of Kintail, Glencoe (scene of the clan massacre of the MacDonalds in 1692), Glen Garry, Loch Garry, Fort William, Loch Linnhe, Loch Leven, Loch Tulla and Loch Lomond.

 

Tour Highlights

Skye and Highlands:

  • Eilean Donan Castle

  • Portree

  • Castle Moil

  • Kyle of Lochalsh 

  • Fort William

  • Loch and Glens

  • Old Man of Storr [movie location for Prometheus] 

  • Kilt Rock

  • Cuillin Mountains

  • Sligachan Bridge, Sligachan River

  • Loch Mealt

  • Mealt Falls

  • Old Houses of Isle of Skye

  • Coloured Houses of Portree Harbour and Portree Tower

  • Lealt Gorge, Lealt Falls

  • Glencoe [movie location for Skyfall] 

  • Skye Bridge

  • Loch Garry and Loch Tulla 

  • Loch Long, Loch Duich and Loch Alsh

Interesting Facts

  • The opening scene of a fiction movie, Prometheus, was filmed in Old Man of Storr in Skye.

  • 'Made of Honour' was filmed in Eilean Donan Castle, Portree Harbour 

  • Glencoe is considered one of the most spectacular and beautiful places in Scotland. It was also a movie location for Harry Potter movies and 'Skyfall', the latest James Bond movie.

 

Inclusion

  • Return journey and transportation with luxury coach.

  • Accommodation in Isle of Skye

  • Breakfast

  • Map and Itinerary

  • Free time for sights, shops & attractions

  • Visiting Skye and many great locations in Highlands over 2 full days.

 

Accommodation

  • Your accommodation is included on your ticket.

 

Things to Bring with You

  • You need to bring a smile, a camera, proper walking shoes, warm clothes and personal toileteries. 

 

Lunch

  • You will have plenty of time for lunch on each day. You can choose to have lunch in bars and restaurants or you can have your own packed lunch

 

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Pick Up and Departure Info

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Tickets are limited. First come, first served
Pick Up & Drop Off Points

Pick Up Point & Departure

  • 07:40am

  • No 8 Johnston Terrace,                

       Edinburgh City Centre, EH1 2PW

 

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