Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark taster – short day tour # 7

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark taster Short day tour - departures from the Scottish Central belt

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark taster short day tour

-stops and route along the way flexible and personalised depending on your preferences, interests, the weather and your tour start off pick up/drop off location

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark taster

Short day tour #7

click the link for more info/itinerary/tour details:

SD#7 - Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark taster - Short day tour - Unicorn Tours

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Sample stops/route

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park

http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/loch-lomond-trossachs-forth-valley/

http://www.visitscotland.com/info/towns-villages/loch-lomond-p243741

Possible stops along the way, subject to your preferences, interests/hobbies, the weather, etc.:

Balmaha / Loch Lomond

http://www.lochlomond-trossachs.org/visiting/national-park-visitor-centre-balmaha/menu-id-924.html

Milarrochy bay

http://lovelochlomond.com/blog-article/from-balmaha-to-milarrochy-bay-a-walk-for-all-ages

Rowardennan

http://www.trossachs.co.uk/rowardennan.php

Aberfoyle

http://www.visitscotland.com/info/towns-villages/aberfoyle-p235431

http://www.aberfoyle.co.uk/

Queen Elizabeth Forest Park

http://www.visitscotland.com/info/see-do/queen-elizabeth-forest-park-p331081

Go Ape – Aberfoyle

Duke’s pass

Loch Katrine

Loch Katrine loch cruises

http://www.visitscotland.com/info/towns-villages/loch-katrine-p662921

Loch Venechar

http://www.trossachs.co.uk/loch-venachar.php

Loch Lubnaig and Callander

http://www.visitscotland.com/info/see-do/callander-and-loch-lubnaig-p317291

Loch Lubnaig

http://www.trossachs-scotland.co.uk/loch-lubnaig.htm

Falls of Leny

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falls_of_Leny

Kilmahog – Woolen Mill

http://www.trossachs-scotland.co.uk/kilmahog.htm

Callander

http://www.incallander.co.uk/en/

A photostop outside Doune castle

(or a castle visit on request, but there will be less time for the other sites on route).

Deanston whisky distillery

David Stirling

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Stirling

Historic Dunblane with its cathedral & river walk

Sheriffmuir with its battlefield site & great views

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Prices for short day tours are proportionally based on the cost of a 10 hour full 1 day tour (see below),

  • i.e. a short day tour of 5 hours will cost 1/2 of the 1 day tour price
  • i.e. a short day tour of 3.3 hours will cost 1/3 of a the 1 day tour price
  • and so on (1 hour is costing a 1/10 of the full 1 day 10 hour tour)

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Price for a full 1 day tour

Price for a full 1 day private (with driver/guide/8 passenger seats 10 hours per day) tour

  • 10 hour full day winter tour is £240

(if only 1 person = £240 for the tour / for a couple it is £120 per person / for 3 it is £80 per person / for a group of 4 is £60 per person / if 5 = £48 pp / if 6 = £40 pp / if 7 = £34 pp / for 8 passengers is £30 per person - these are the discounted winter prices from November up to February

  • 10 hour full day standard/mid-season (March, April & October) tour is £300
  • 10 hour full day high-season (May - September) tour is £360


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  • Departures from the Scottish Central belt (Stirling, Falkirk, Dunfermline, etc. area & pick ups up to 1 hour drive away from our Alloa/Clackmannanshire base)


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Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark


  • 1/2 day tour – amazing scenery so close to Stirling & the Central belt

 

EXTRAS TO PAY:

  • food, drink, entrance fees (castles, museums, attractions, whisky distilleries, etc., but as it is a day out in the outdoors, no such visits planned, unless you specifically request such a visit to an attraction, castle or a whisky distillery, etc.)
  • If the group is interested, there might be the possibility to arrange an optional organic farm tour http://portnellanfarm.co.uk/
  • or optional Loch Lomond islands visit, for example Wallaby Island, Inchconnachan or the UK’s largest inland island – Inchmurrin island
  • etc.

FAQs

Guaranteed pick up/drop off always from the Stirling area, places along the way, anywhere on private tours & outwith the Forth Valley on request depending on distance & booking numbers

Tourstyle:

  • short distance multi-stop day tour allowing for some good free time, flexible activities, walking, nature, bens, lochs & glens, boat trips, farming, whisky and more

Is this the right tour for me?

What to bring?

Sample past itinerary Loch Lomond & the Trossachs day tour from Stirling & the Central belt


  • A great day out, key points of interest:Balmaha/Loch Lomond (part of the West Highland Way, option for a short walk), Aberfoyle/Trossachs, Queen Elizabeth forest park/scenic Dukes pass, stunning Loch Katrine and via Kilmahog and the falls of Leny, serene and tranquil Loch Lubnaig and Lochearn via beautiful St. Fillans and Comrie across some spectacular mountain passes and a drive past the famous Gleneagles golf hotels with some more photo stops back to Stirling.



Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs nationalpark

Balmaha weather forecast

  • How to enquire, book & pay
  • If you are interested in this tour, you let us know by either emailing contact@unicorntravel.co.uk, use our enquiry form or text or phone us 07429251980. This also gives you a chance to ask any questions, you may have.
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    At Unicorn Tours we offer over 45 one day and short day tours -personalised, flexible, private small group tours for up to 8 passengers:

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    Price for short day tour:

    • 5 hour half day short day tour is half the price of a 1 day tour

    (or more if the tour is longer/or less if the tour is shorter)

    (see 1 day tour prices below)


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    Departure days

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

    January — December

    Contact details

    Coast, sea Highlands & Islands - Unicorn Tours

    42 Bridge Terrace
    Alloa
    (* pick ups from anywhere in the Scottish Central belt & beyond. We are close to Stirling & its University, Falkirk & Dunfermline; * 45 minutes from Edinburgh, Glasgow & Perth; * just 1 hour from Dundee & St. Andrews)
    Clackmannanshire
    Scotland
    FK10 1HY

    Key facilities

    • Disabled Parking

    Tour information

    Starting

    • Central Mainland
    • Falkirk & Forth Valley
    • Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley
    • Stirling Area

    Length

    ½ Day

    Transport

    • Minibus
    • Walking

    Type

    • Bespoke
    • Private
    • Small Group (1-16)

    Languages

    • English
    • German

    Themes

    • Adventure
    • Ancestry
    • Archaeology
    • Art
    • Castles
    • City
    • Family
    • Film and TV
    • History
    • Island Hopping
    • Landscapes
    • Religious Pilgrimage
    • Walking
    • Whisky
    • Wildlife

    Covid 19 Facilities

    • COVID-19 measures in place
    • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
    • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
    • COVID-19 staff training completed
    • Capacity limit
    • Deep cleaning between visitors
    • Face mask essential (not provided)
    • Face masks available for visitors
    • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
    • Socially distanced spaced seating
    • Staff required to regularly wash hands

    Tour Stops

    Coast, sea Highlands & Islands - Unicorn Tours

    Tour company information

    Coast, sea Highlands & Islands - Unicorn Tours

    * 100s of the best routes to cover every corner of Scotland * Small group Highlands, Islands & off the beaten track adventure tours * Personalised, flexible customised tours to suit your interests & preferences * Spectacular tailormade, small group adventure & specialist interest 1 day & multi-day tours * City tours * Nature, wildlife, history, walking, culture, whisky, island-hopping & more interests & activities * Spectacular off-the beaten track routes, where large coaches won't travel * Our maximum passenger number is 8

    Opening times

    Monday - Sunday
    6am to 10pm
    (06:00 - 22:00)

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