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Small Group 3-Day Isle of Skye and Highlands Tour from Edinburgh

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    Day 1: Edinburgh to Skye

    Stop At: Luss, Luss, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
    Our trip begins with a stop at Luss on the banks of Loch Lomond
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Glen Coe, Scotland
    Tales of murder and mystery are retold as you arrive in Glen Coe. There will be time for photos in these majestic surroundings.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Eilean Donan Castle, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8DX Scotland
    Just before we arrive on Skye there will be a stop at the most photographed castle in Scotland.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight: Isle of Skye

    Day 2: Exploring the island

    Pass By: Isle of Skye, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
    The day is one of discovery with your driver/guide. They will ensure you see all the highlights - Kilt Roack, Old Man of Storr to name a few.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Overnight: Isle of Skye

    Day 3: Back to Edinburgh

    Pass By: Loch Ness, Scotland
    Drive the length of the loch keeping your eyes peeled for "Nessie"

    Stop At: Urquhart Castle, A82 Road, Drumnadrochit IV63 6XJ Scotland
    Time to explore the ruined castle over looking the loch
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Jacobite Cruises, Glenurquhart Rd, Inverness IV3 5TD, UK
    There will be an opportunity to enjoy a cruise on the water for some monster spotting
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Culloden Moor, Culloden Moor, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
    Wander the battlefield, scene of the last battle fought on British soil in 1746.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Highland Experience Tours, 1 Parliament Square, Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE, UK
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    3 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 2x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • 2 nights accommodation, as per selected
    • Driver/guide
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Entry/Admission - Glen Coe
    • Entry/Admission - Eilean Donan Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Urquhart Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Jacobite Cruises
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
    • Minimum age 3 years old
    • Luggage restriction: 1 suitcase 55x40x20cm - 15 kg & 1 small backpack/handbag per person.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    We had a great Tour with Kelly and a lot of great views of the highlands Ps. Kelly is Rattenscharf Greetings from the 10 crazy germans
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    Overall, the tour was very good for those who like breadth in traveling vs depth. It did give us what was promised by hitting many sites and picturesque scenes - but do understand that it will be tightly scheduled. My wife and I were hoping for a trip that allowed more outdoor
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    Just finished a 5 day highland trip. Lots of driving to see all the sites but, Tommy, our tour guide kept it interesting with stories of the Scottish history and Scottish music. In fact, if you go on the trip I would recommend requesting tommy. He is funny, makes the trip
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    The three 3 day tour was a marvelous experience. Isle of Skye is simply breathtaking and out guide Nick had the best tips to make our trip simply great. Thank you Nick for this wonderful trip!!!
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    I couldn’t have dreamt of a better trip to this marvelous country. We went to wonderful places, the bed and breakfast in Portree was charming (thank you Christine) and the best of all, Yvonne, our guide. She was warm, and funny, always in a good mood, her stories and sweet
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    By: Highland Experience Tours
    5,095 reviews
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    starrahann
    10
    B line steven B is the best
    My trip was way back in May but I was telling some random stranger on the internet about this tour and I thought
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    AaronOisin
    11
    Crowded
    This company alone (not counting other tour companies) filled seven buses of tourists and brought us all to the
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    jannaimcc2017
    171
    Outstanding!!
    Fergie was the best tour guide we could have had - a true blue Scot who knows his stuff! The history and stories
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    OrlyJ10
    11
    Trip
    It was our first time in Scotland. We were so excited to go to the highlands. We notified the company that we will
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    KevinMurk
    Sarasota, Florida
    184
    One of the most beautiful places on earth
    At least we think it is. Don’t miss this opportunity to relax in the comfort of a luxury coach and see some
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    Y5901NDsarak
    Stockholm, Sweden
    12
    Misslead
    Our tour guide Josh was great but the hall of the time the driver had a tour on spannish. As we booked the english
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    Vandranda
    20
    Wonderful Highlands.
    This tour was an amazing day out for myself and Husband. I had been on the trip with a friend in 2016. The coach
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    sharronb808
    10
    Mrs Sharron Botherway
    We absolutely loved our Highlands trip our guide Andrew was both informative and entertaining, he is a great
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    Maramyy
    11
    Scotland deserves to be seen!
    An unforgettable and magical day! This was by far the best part of our trip in Scotland. Our fantastic guide
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    TravelingMerm
    Monrovia, California
    10637
    Great way to see the highlands with a limited time frame!
    We took the 12 hour Loch Ness, Glen Coe & Highlands tour. Check in is in their office located inside Cafe Nero
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    jhrack
    Coonamble, Australia
    53
    amazing tour, highly recommend!!!
    This tour was such an amazing experience! Each day was filled with 10/10 destinations and our tour guide Steven
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    472tint
    11
    Thanks Andrew!
    Our guide Andrew was excellent and very knowledgeable. His story telling was top notch and doesn't have a heavy
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    rodrickmuscat
    Malta
    71
    Simply Stunning!
    Yes it’s December and cold, we encountered some tough weather conditions... but what’s better than experiencing
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    arimaii
    11
    This day trip was worth it
    Stunning views! Must see! I was visiting Edinburgh for the week and this day trip covers a lot for a single day
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    481giem
    London, United Kingdom
    107
    Amazing views, great tour with Steven B
    We did a last minute booking for the Highlands Tour. Recommended if you only have a few days in Edinburgh and
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