Journey through time with the Sinclairs the Earls of Caithness. The Sinclairs (formerly St Clair) were the Barons of Roslin and later the Earls of Orkney and Earls of Caithness. They came from Normandy to England during the Norman conquest.
Journey through time with a professional genealogist and STGA Tour Guide - follow the Sinclairs the Earls of Caithness. The chiefs of Clan Sinclair (formerly St Clair) were the Barons of Roslin and later the Earls of Orkney and Earls of Caithness. They came from Normandy to England during the Norman conquest of England, before arriving in Scotland in the 11th century.
A bespoke private tour of Caithness in the Northern Highlands, with a local guide and professional genealogist, around our dramatic coastline and through the lands of Clan Sinclair.
Our remote and rugged county of Caithness bears the scars and ruins from its’ torrid past, but still has some beautiful castles standing guard over the notorious Pentland Firth – they lived to tell their tales! Discover modern Caithness, then step back in time to listen to tales of the Vikings and of Clan Sinclair successes, struggles and dastardly deeds here in the far north!
Take our standard Clan Sinclair Tour or work with our professional genealogist and registered STGA & HOSTGA Tour Guide for a bespoke tour with your family research and/or clan connections.
RobbieMac offers professional Scottish genealogy services and has worked with numerous clients worldwide to:
Rob brings vast professional expertise with 20 years ancestry and family research expertise and brings local knowledge to your ancestral tour or clan enquiry. It is important to us that we ensure our personal family history report is comprehensive and the follow-up bespoke ancestral or clan tour and/or organised family meeting or gathering will make your trip to Scotland very very special! We create a personal package to suit each case..
Highlights: This tour can be Custom or Bespoke for a Full Day or Multi Day Tour. (If you are on limited time, we can do a reduced itinerary for Half Day). Pickup from hotel or ship.
Historic Caithness is truly the most dramatic and photogenic part of the Northern Highlands of Scotland, and a living testament to the determination and efforts of Clan Sinclair and their part in our Caithness (Kaitness) history.
Today many families here and elsewhere carry the name Sinclair – the genealogies are difficult, but they continue diligently to research the highly complex Sinclair family name..
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