Knockan Crag

© Ullapool Tours

North of Ullapool

Wild Assynt, Ardvreck, Lochinver

Discover the past, heritage and stories that are hidden beneath the beautiful landscape of wild Assynt, exlpore the geology of the area at Knockan Crag, explore the ruins of Ardvreck Castle and visit the charming fishing village of Lochinver.

Venture out into beautiful and wild Assynt to enjoy fantastic views, lovely Ardmair Bay, breathtaking mountain vistas, the scenic ruins of Ardvreck Castle on the shores of Loch Assynt and the picturesque fishing village of Lochinver. Explore archaeological remains and geological features, get insights about life here through the centuries, learn about past events and listen to captivating stories on this fabulous full day tour with a lunch stop at Lochinver Larder where you can try their famous pies. Several stops along the way and short strolls give you time to take in the scenery, take photos, immerse yourself in the past and enjoy tales and folklore. Our expert local guides will join you in your car and take you on a journey through the centuries and paint a vivid picture of the past. Connect with places and people, get real insights and discover history through stories in this remote and wonderful part of the world!

This private tour lasts approx. 6.5 hours and includes short, easy strolls on uneven ground, sturdy footwear recommended, cost £245, your party can consist of max. 8 people in max. 2 cars. Lunch in Lochinver not included in price. More details can be found on our website.

Staying north of Ullapool? We also offer this tour from Lochinver and back, with lunch at the famous Seafood Shack in Ullapool plus Ullapool’s history. Please contact us to discuss details.

Price on Request

Departure days

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

January — December

Contact details

Ullapool Tours

Shore Street
IV26 2UJ

Tour information


  • Kylesku
  • Lochinver
  • Ullapool


½ Day


  • Driver guide
  • Self drive
  • Walking


  • Bespoke
  • Private


  • English
  • German


  • Archaeology
  • Geology
  • History
  • Walking
  • Walking/Hiking

Tour Stops

Ullapool Tours

Tour company information

Ullapool Tours

Embark on an adventure and travel with us through the centuries. If you want to connect with places and people, and love a good story, we got you covered! Experience history, geology, archaeology and immerse yourself in stories. Go on an entertaining walking tour through the scenic fishing village of Ullapool. Explore the spectacular landscape of the northwest coast on our nature and history walking tours, or go further afield on a full- or half-day adventure. Enjoy a five star experience, first class customer service, get real insights and a very warm welcome from our friendly local guides!

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