Beyond the Standing Stones

Providing a unique view into the local music scene, we begin in Glasgow before traveling through the Highlands & Hebrides to Orkney. With ancient sites & private gigs from local musicians and tour leader, this tour shows you the majesty of Scotland.

This incredible tour, which begins in Glasgow, is meant for you if you want to be fully immersed into the Highland and Island culture for the majority of your time with us in Scotland.

Over the course of the 14 days we have the pleasure of spending with you each of your senses will be entertained – you’ll see the landscapes that inspired ancient legends and historic tales, you’ll taste traditional Scottish cuisine such as haggis, cranachan, and whisky inspired dishes, you’ll touch buildings and stones built by people who lived hundreds and even thousands of years ago, you’ll smell the intoxicating scent of fresh highland and sea-scented air, and, lastly, you’ll hear the sounds of traditional Scottish folk music inspiring you to dance throughout our journey together.

On this tour we’ll go to the far north of our beloved country to see impressive white sand beaches with turquoise water, majestic glens and mountains, ride ferries across legendary waterways, dance traditional ceilidhs, step back in time to explore historic villages, heritage sites, and of course some of the mystical standing stones and circles of Orkney.

One of the highlights of this tour is a visit to the UNESCO site of Skara Brae, where you can understand the prehistoric life of our Scottish ancestors from over 5,000 years ago! Come along with us to experience some of the hidden gems our beautiful country has to offer on a magical, musical tour we hope that you’ll never forget.

From £3200 per adult

Departure days

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

April — July

Contact details

Scotland Folk Tours


Tour information


  • Glasgow


10+ Days


  • Small coach
  • Walking


  • Small Group (1-16)


  • English


  • Adventure
  • Castles
  • History
  • Island Hopping
  • Landscapes
  • Music
  • Walking/Hiking

Tour prices

From £3200 Per Adult

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Scotland Folk Tours

Tour company information

Scotland Folk Tours

Listen to local voices on our tours of Scotland, providing you with some ‘up close and personal’ experiences of great music on our tours. Taking you to some of the most unforgettable and sensational parts of the country, our tour guides and drivers are some of the best in the land who have a rich and deep fondness of our most incredible country. Equipped with stories of our past and our folklore, they will reveal to you some of the most incredible parts of Scotland, making sure that you can appreciate a real lifetime experience in our beloved land.

Opening times

Office Hours are Mon-Fri: 9am -5pm.
Tours run April - October: 8am - 6pm

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