Discover the places that stirred Scotland’s finest writers, including the location where Sir Walter Scott overcame his writer’s block, where Rabbie Burns was born and the landscapes that inspired Scotland's world famous romantic literature.
Click here to find out more about our Literary Scotland self-drive tour.
- Edinburgh, Scotland’s majestic Capital, and the world's first UNESCO City of Literature
- The beautiful Scottish Borders, the home of Sir Walter Scott
- Scotland’s South West and Burns Country
- The romantic and inspiring Trossachs National Park
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.
Our self-drive tours offer complete freedom of choice. The itineraries and accommodation on our website is 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.
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.
Creating Your Perfect Trip
If you would like us to contact you with a proposal for your tailor-made holiday in Scotland, please get in touch with us via the following methods. Our holiday suggestions are individually designed to suit your personal requirements, so the more detail you can provide us with, the better.
Complete our Online Enquiry Form
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone us on +44 (0) 131 610 1210
- Aberdeen Airport
- Edinburgh & The Lothians
- Edinburgh - City Centre
- Edinburgh Airport
- Glasgow Airport
- Glasgow City Centre
- Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley
- Inverness Airport
- Loch Lomond Area
- Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley
- Stirling Area
- Self drive
Tour company information
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.
Other tours from this company
West Highland Way - Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Departs: Balmaha, Drymen, Inverarnan, Bridge of Orchy, Crianlarich, Tyndrum, Edinburgh - City Centr...
The West Highland Way is one of the world’s classic long distance walks. It stre...
Berwickshire Coastal Path - Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Departs: Dunbar, North Berwick, Edinburgh - City Centre, Edinburgh Airport, Cockburnspath, Coldingh...
The Berwickshire Coastal Path takes you on a tour of one of the most scenic coas...
Cateran Trail - Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Departs: Aberdeen Airport, Kirkmichael, Edinburgh - City Centre, Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow City Ce...
The Cateran Trail is a delightful circular route through some of Scotland’s fine...
John Muir Way - Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Departs: Falkirk, Balloch, Drymen, Helensburgh, Killearn, Strathblane, Dunbar, Musselburgh, North B...
The John Muir Way is Scotland’s newest official long-distance trail, running thr...
The content of many of our web listings is provided by third party operators and not VisitScotland. VisitScotland accepts no responsibility for (1) any error or misrepresentation contained in third party listings, and (2) the contents of any external links within web listings ((1) and (2) together hereinafter referred to as the "Content"). VisitScotland excludes all liability for loss or damage caused by any reliance placed on the Content. The Content is provided for your information only and is not endorsed by VisitScotland.