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Travel to Skara Brae on a 3 Day Group Adventure Tour departing Inverness.
A stunning view of Skara Brae © Experience Scotland's Wild

Orkney Islands & North Coast 500, 3 Day Group Tour from Inverness.

From £380 per adult

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January — December

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Travel through the Highlands of Scotland on our ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ tour and visit the Isles of Orkney, Cairngorms National Park, Balmoral Castle, Skara Brae, Rings of Brodgar & Glencoe on this 5 Day tour from Edinburgh.

Highlights - Inverness to the Isle of Orkney - Day 1

  • Inverness
  • North Coast 500 Route
  • Dunrobin Castle
  • Glenmorangie Distillery
  • Ancient Chambered Cairns
  • Boat to the Orkney Islands
  • Stunning Scenic Coastal Drive

Day 1 we travel north along the North Coast 500, taking in the staggering views along this spectacular drive, visiting Glenmorangie Whisky Distillery, the beautiful Dunrobin Castle and beginning our ancient history sites with the Grey Cairns of Camster. After all that we catch the ferry across to the Mainland Orkney.

Highlights - Orkney Isles - Day 2

  • Kirkwall
  • St Magnus Cathedral
  • Maeshowe Chambered Cairn
  • Ring of Brodgar
  • Skara Brae
  • Standing Stones of Stenness, Circle & Henge
  • Stunning Island Scenery

Day 2 you will be travelling around the Ancient sites around Mainland Orkney. Starting in Kirkwall and visit St Magnus Cathedral to learn about the Saint and maybe learn where he's been buried. Be awe-inspired by the incredible Skara Brae, walk around the huge Standing Stones of Stenness and Ring of Brodgar, and explore the stunning Maeshowe Chambered Cairn.

Highlights - Isle of Orkney to Inverness - Day 3

  • Boat to the Mainland across the North Sea
  • Dunnet Head National Nature Reserve
  • John O' Groats
  • Hill O' Many Stanes
  • Waterfalls
  • Stunning Coastal Drive

Day 3 begins our travel back down towards our starting point of Inverness, by catching the ferry across the North Sea to the Mainland of Scotland. Visiting Dunnet Head National Nature Reserve you'll get a glimpse of some wildlife on the stunning sea cliffs. Stop by John O' Groats, walk out to a Highland Clearance Village that was forced to live on the edge of the cliffs, and take a small walk around the Big Burn waterfalls. After all that exploring and travelling, you'll arrive back in the Capital of the Highlands, Inverness.

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Contact details

Experience Scotland's Wild
Strathleven House
West Dunbartonshire
G82 3PD
Driver guide Minibus Walking
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
Adventure Castles History Landscapes Walking/Hiking Whisky Wildlife

Tour prices


  • £380 Per Adult
  • £340 Per child
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

Experience Scotland's Wild

Experience Scotland's Wild are an award winning, 5 Star ★★★★★ Tour Operator who focus on going above and beyond to ensure our visitors have the most wonderful time possible as they explore Scotland. We provide Extra Small Group Tours for up to 8 clients and fully Private Vacations for groups from across the world, taking visitors for short walks in the Highlands, visits to Castles, Standing Stones, historical sites and overall providing wonderful experiences for Clients

Opening times

We provide Experiences all year round
Contact us from 8am to 8pm daily

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