A Look at the Far North
2 day tour from £240
Tour Summary

A look at the Far North
2 day / 1 night tour

Take your seat and embark on a journey through 5,000 years of history! Marvel at the beauty of Glen Coe then take a scenic drive through the Great Glen to reach Loch Ness. Spend a relaxing night in Inverness before joining the North Coast 500 route for an unforgettable day visiting the Northern Highlands. Spend time in John O’Groats before experiencing the wonderful seascapes at Duncansby Head. Did you see any cheeky puffins?

Price range: £240 - £365

Loch Ness - explore the impressive ruins of Urquhart Castle and take a short cruise on the loch

Inverness - spend a night in the vibrant “Capital of the Highlands”

Pre-historic sights - step back in time 4,000 years and visit the mysterious Hill o’ Many Stanes

John O’Groats - capture a selfie in Britain’s most northerly village

Duncansby Head - enjoy amazing coastal views and glorious birdlife including guillemot, kittiwakes and those cheeky puffins (until late July)

Movie locations - The Silver Darlings, The 39 Steps and On a Clear Day

Guest house accommodation included - hotel upgrade available at extra cost

Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions

Inclusions

Accommodation
  • 1 nights guest house or hotel accommodation
  • Location: Inverness (1)
Meals
  • Scottish/Continental breakfast (1)
Visits, Admissions and Experiences
  • Full day excursion to John O'Groats and the Far North with local driver/guide
Tour Essentials
  • Transportation by luxury air-conditioned touring coach or mini/midi coach
  • Live commentary in English
  • Single standard class train ticket from Inverness to Edinburgh (or Glasgow if booked in advance - see FAQ's for details)
  • Services of an experienced guide and/or driver/guide
  • Service charges and taxes

Exclusions

  • Admission charges
  • Meals, snacks or items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to your driver/guide

Departure information

From 87 High Street
Royal Mile
Edinburgh EH1 1SG

Check-in: 07:45 hrs
Tour Departs: 08:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 00:11 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 3 to 15 years.

We’re really sorry but children aged under 3 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement. 

Price Notes

IMPORTANT: Once booked this tour cannot be changed or cancelled

Accommodation
The price of this tour includes guest house accommodation with en-suite bathroom. You can up-grade to hotel accommodation at extra cost during the booking process.

Admission Prices
In order to give you maximum flexibility admission fees are not included in the cost of this tour. 

Flexi-tour
If booked in advance you can depart from Edinburgh and return to Glasgow. Terms and Conditions apply - see FAQ for details.

Product code 
ST00308

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