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Grand Road Trip of Scotland

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January — December

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This is the ultimate self-drive tour of Scotland. Travel along our stunning coastline, past golden beaches, ancient castles and pretty villages, and explore wonderful lochside and mountain scenery.

Click here to find out more about our Grand Road Trip of Scotland self-drive tour.

Selected highlights

  • Explore the enchanting islands of Mull, Iona & Skye
  • Glencoe, Scotland's most famous & atmospheric glen
  • The medieval university town of St Andrews - the home of golf
  • Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile & the Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Historic castles including Urquhart, Dunvegan & Eilean Donan
  • The spectacular beauty & grandeur of the rugged coastline of Wester Ross
  • Culloden Battlefield & mystical Loch Ness
  • The Malt Whisky Trail including visits to Glenfiddich & Macallan Distilleries
  • Relax on the 'bonnie, bonnie banks' of Loch Lomond

About us

Established in Scotland in 2004, Absolute Escapes is an award-winning specialist in self-drive tours of Scotland. Our exceptional reputation has developed through a deep passion and knowledge of Scotland - we firmly believe that your visit should be truly unforgettable.

Why book a self-drive tour?

Our self-drive tours offer complete freedom of choice. The itineraries on our website are designed to give you a flavour of what is possible and can be tailored to suit your preferences. This allows you to explore your interests at your own pace and stay in your preferred style of accommodation - with our specialists' knowledge always at your disposal.

Fair prices

While many travel companies like to promote low prices, we believe that value for money is more important. This translates into charging a fair price for your holiday - whether staying in simple guest houses or luxurious hotels - and not compromising on quality. We want you to travel with us again and know that you will not do this if you feel that you paid too much for your arrangements.

Booking your holiday

If you would like us to contact you with a proposal for your tailor-made trip to Scotland, please get in touch with us via the following methods:

Complete our Online Enquiry Form

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Phone us on +44 (0) 131 610 1210

Contact details

Absolute Escapes
Dovecot Studios
10 Infirmary Street
Aberdeen Airport Coll Edinburgh Edinburgh & The Lothians Edinburgh - City Centre Edinburgh Airport Falkirk Glasgow Glasgow Airport Glasgow City Centre Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley Inverness Airport Loch Lomond Area Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley London Oban Oban, Mull and Lorn Scotland Stirling Stirling Area Tiree
Self drive
Bespoke Private


Tour company information

Absolute Escapes

Absolute Escapes is a leading specialist in self-guided walking holidays and tailor-made travel to Scotland. We offer self-guided walking holidays on some of the finest long-distance trails in Scotland, including the West Highland Way, Great Glen Way, Speyside Way, and Skye Trail. We also specialise in tailor-made travel to Scotland including self-drive itineraries and escorted tours. We customise all of our itineraries to your exact requirements based on our experience and intimate knowledge of Scotland.

Opening times

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 17.00.

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