The Scottish Highlands

Inverness - The Capital of the North


This ‘Capital of the Highlands’ is the UK’s northernmost city.

Some of Scotland’s best-known sights are within easy reach of this historic city.

Base yourself in Inverness to discover the breath-taking beauty of the Highlands.

Things to see...

Culloden Moor

Culloden Moor – A tragic end

The Battle of Culloden in 1746 was the last pitched battle on British soil. Hundreds of clansmen and Jacobites lost their lives. The Culloden Visitor Centre vividly tells the poignant tale from both perspectives.

Inverness Castle – An impressive outlook

Inverness Castle
There has been a castle on the cliff overlooking the River Ness since the 11th century. Nowadays it houses Inverness Sheriff Court. Climb the north tower for an unrivalled city panorama.

Clava Cairns – Where history meets mystery

Clava Cairns
The Clava Cairns are a 4,000-year-old burial stone monument near Culloden. They are attracting fresh interest for inspiring the time-travel portal in TV hit Outlander.

Tours that visit Inverness


Edinburgh City Tour

Edinburgh City Tour 1 Day Tour from £ £15.00
from Edinburgh

See the highlights of Edinburgh from a different viewpoint - the top deck of an open-top double decker bus.

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Edinburgh by Train

Edinburgh by Train 1 Day Tour from £ £205.00
from London

Want to visit Edinburgh for a day during your stay in London? This convenient tour package is just for you!

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Edinburgh, Loch Ness and the Highlands

Edinburgh, Loch Ness and the Highlands 3 Day Tour from £ £415.00
from London

Leave London behind to get a taste of historic Edinburgh and experience the natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands.

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Edinburgh, Skye and the Highlands

Edinburgh, Skye and the Highlands 4 Day Tour from £ £555.00
from London

Travel directly from London to visit Edinburgh, Scotland’s historic Capital City then tour through the Highlands to see Glen Coe, Loch Ness and the amazing Isle of Skye.

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Edinburgh, Skye and the Far North

Edinburgh, Skye and the Far North 5 Day Tour from £ £655.00
from London

On this short break from London discover elegant Edinburgh then head to the Highlands to explore the Isle of Skye and the Northern Highlands.

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England and Scotland Heritage

England and Scotland Heritage 8 Day Tour from £ £925.00
from London

Experience the highlights of Britain and enjoy great value on this fabulous tour

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Amazing Britain

Amazing Britain 8 Day Tour from £ £1,425.00
from London

Capture the heritage of Britain, explore celebrated cities and venture into the heart of the Scottish Highlands.

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Best of Britain

Best of Britain 11 Day Tour from £ £1,975.00
from London

This comprehensive tour showcases the very best of three neighbours - England, Scotland and Wales.

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Best of Scotland

Best of Scotland 7 Day Tour from £ £1,175.00
from Edinburgh

This comprehensive tour of the beautiful Scottish Highlands features all the “must see” destinations.

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British Explorer Small Group Tour

British Explorer Small Group Tour 8 Day Tour from £ £970.00
from London

Discover the highlights of England, Scotland and Wales on this easy-paced small group tour from London to Edinburgh.

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British Highlights

British Highlights 15 Day Tour from £ £3,250.00
from London

This relaxing tour has been designed for the discerning traveller who wants to explore Britain in depth.

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British Royale

British Royale 9 Day Tour from £ £3,825.00
from London

Experience the very best of Britain on this deluxe one-way tour from London to Edinburgh.

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Castles and Kilts

Castles and Kilts 10 Day Tour from £ £2,225.00
from London

This family themed tour from London to Edinburgh focuses on the mystery and magic of England, Scotland and Wales.

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Country Roads of Scotland

Country Roads of Scotland 9 Day Tour from £ £2,075.00
from Edinburgh

Scotland shows off its most attractive side on this luxury road-cruise tour to Skye, the Highlands and Orkney Islands.

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Edinburgh, Loch Lomond & Whisky

Edinburgh, Loch Lomond & Whisky 3 Day Tour from £ £415.00
from London

Catch the fast train from London to explore historic Edinburgh, discover the beauty of Loch Lomond and learn how Scotch whisky is lovingly made.

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Edinburgh, Scotland's Capital

Edinburgh, Scotland's Capital 2 Day Tour from £ £315.00
from London

This convenient tour package includes all the elements you need for a fantastic two-day visit to Edinburgh, Scotland’s Capital City.

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