A guided trek into the Highlands! The West Highland Way is the most famous and perhaps best loved long distance walking route in Scotland. It is 96 miles/154kmlong, starting in Milngavie (on the edge of Glasgow) and ending in Fort William.
The West Highland Way is an incredibly diverse trail which explores some of the best scenery Scotland has to offer. From mountains and lochs, to moorland and farmland, the West Highland Way trek really does have it all.
Highlights of the West Highland Way
What's included with this holiday?
Is the West Highland Way right for me?
We have had a great variety of people successfully enjoy the West Highland Way. Our customers range in age and ability, which is what makes this trail so special. From long distance first timers to very experienced walkers, both young and old, this trail has something for everyone. Suitable for anyone with reasonable fitness and a bit of determination.
Thistle Trekking provides guided trekking, walking and mountaineering holidays in the UK, including the West Highland Way, the Cape Wrath Trail and the Skye Trail. All our guided treks give you the luxury of enjoying the walk without having to worry about organising all the details. All our guides have as a minimum the Mountain Leader qualification and all our treks include accommodation, baggage transfer and the back-up of a support vehicle. This means you can just enjoy the trail and let us do all the worrying for you!