Highland Explorer Tours - Isle of Skye, Loch Ness and Inverness with Jacobite Steam Train (5 day)


60 High Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1TB

    This truly inspiring journey takes in a wonderfully diverse range of classic Highland scenery - dramatic Glencoe, mighty Ben Nevis, the famous Jacobite Steam Train, to name just a few!


    To book call us on 0131 558 3738 or email info@highlandexplorertours.com


    Loch Ness Cruise Jacobite Steam Train
    Ferry over the sea to Skye Isle of Skye
    Eilean Donan Castle Glencoe
    Fishing Port of Oban Whisky Distillery Visit
    Culloden Battlefield   

    Tour Includes:
    *  Four nights accommodation in a 3* B&B/Hotel with full Scottish breakfast
    *  Five full day excursions in a Mercedes-Benz midi-coach
    *  Services of a professional local guide throughout the tour
    *  Loch Ness Cruise with Castle Visit
    *  Trip on the world-famous Jacobite Steam Train
    *  Ferry ‘across the sea’ to the Isle of Skye

    Tour Excludes:
    * Lunches & evening meals
    * Whisky Distillery Tour
    * Culloden Visitor Centre

    Tour Itinerary:
    Day 1
    We head north to Stirling and the towering Wallace Monument with stunning views of the Castle. We enter the Highlands heading through wild Rannoch Moor and Glencoe and on to the fishing port of Oban. (Overnight: Oban)

    Day 2
    Take the steam train from Fort William crossing the viaduct featured in the Harry Potter movies, and where a monument to Bonnie Prince Charlie's campaign now stands. We take the ferry to Skye where we can explore the Clan Donald Skye, former home of the MacDonalds, before driving north to our overnight destination. (Overnight: The Isle of Skye)

    Day 3
    We explore more of the mysterious island full of awe-inspiring mountains, myths and legends before returning to the mainland to view Eilean Donan Castle and wind our way along the Great Glen to infamous Loch Ness. (Overnight: Inverness)

    Day 4
    This morning is all about one of the most famous bodies of water in the world. Hop on board a Loch Ness boat cruise which includes a visit to the ruined Urquhart Castle. This afternoon we head into the north-west Highlands and enjoy the stunning views of Loch Broom from the coastal village of Ullapool. (Overnight: Inverness)

    Day 5
    We explore Culloden Battlefield on Drumossie Moor, scene of Bonnie Prince Charlie’s defeat back in 1746. Onward to Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park,south to Pitlochry and the chance to visit a whisky distillery before our return to Edinburgh at approx 17.00.

    Additional Information:
    Edinburgh Departure: Highland Explorer Tours Office, 60 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1TB - 9.00am
    Please arrive 15 minutes before scheduled departure time to check in for tour

    Highland Explorer Tours Terms & Conditions

    Please refer to Highland Explorer‘s Tours booking Terms & Conditions


    Opening Times
    Departs from Edinburgh Mondays 09:00am 19th May - 13th October 2014.
    19 May 2014 - 13 Oct 2014

    Departs from 60 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1TB

    Ticket Information
    Adult - B&B £539.00 per ticket
    Adult - Hotel £639.00 per ticket

    * Prices displayed are based on two people sharing a twin/double room
    **Single occupancy & Concession rates are available on request but subject to availability. Concessions are applicable to students (with valid ID), Seniors 60+ and children aged 5-16. No children under 5

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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