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Wester Ross, Scottish Highlands © The Hebridean Explorer

3 Day Highlands Tour

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January — December

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A stunning 3 day Highlands tour from Inverness including Lochcarron, Applecross, Gairloch, Ullapool, Durness, Tongue, Dunrobin Castle and Dornoch.

Day 1 - Departing Inverness we drive west towards Lochcarron and the wonderful Applecross peninsula. The journey up Bealach na Ba take us over 2000 ft and from the summit we get an extraordinary view of the Highland landscape. The afternoon takes us towards Shieldaig and the Torridon mountains. After exploring the beautiful Loch Maree we finish the day at Gairloch for our overnight stop.

Day 2 - Departing Gairloch we follow the coastal road towards the scenic harbour town of Ullapool with a visit to Corrieshalloch gorge on the way. The afternoon takes us north for a breath-taking drive past the stunning mountains of the North West Highlands before reaching Durness and visiting the wonderful Smoo Cave. Depending on your accommodation booking we will either stay overnight in Tongue or Bettyhill.

Day 3 - Leaving the north west, we begin our journey back towards Inverness with a stunning drive through the heart of the north Highlands towards Helmsdale and the eastern coastline. The early afternoon takes us to the magnificent Dunrobin Castle and gardens. Leaving the castle we visit the picturesque town of Dornoch before our arrival back in Inverness.

Contact details

The Hebridean Explorer
Inverness
Inverness-shire
Scotland
IV1 1HG
Starting
Inverness
Length
3
Days
Transport
Driver guide
Type
Bespoke Private
Languages
English
Themes
Ancestry Castles History Landscapes

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Tour company information

The Hebridean Explorer

The Hebridean Explorer (John Alasdair Macdonald) is an independent tour guide specialising in private guided tours for small groups (up to 3) from Inverness and Edinburgh covering the Scottish Highlands and Islands including the Isle of Skye, the Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland along with Scotch whisky, Highland clans and history tours.

Opening times

January to December, Monday to Sunday 8.30am to 7.30pm

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