Highlands and Islands - 8 day tour

Tour Summary

Highlands and Islands 
8 day / 7 night tour

On this wide-ranging tour of Scotland’s glorious West Coast, visit Skye to discover the towering peaks of the craggy Cuillin Mountains and the dramatic scenery of the Quiraing. Spend time in Glen Coe then Loch Ness before travelling to the very edge of Europe to explore the magical islands of Harris and Lewis. Discover ancient sites, walks along unspoilt beaches and experience the lilt of Gaelic.

Kilmartin Glen - discover 5,000 years of history at the birthplace of the Scottish nation

Jacobite Steam Train - selected tours enjoy a one-way ride on the famous West Highland Line aboard the real Hogwarts Express

Skye - discover the unrivalled beauty of the Cuillin Hills and the lunar landscape of the famous Trotternish Peninsula

Lewis - explore the mysterious pre-historic Callanish standing stones  

Harris - take a stroll along the golden sands of Luskentyre Beach

Movie locations - Harry Potter, The Land That Time Forgot and The Rocket Post

Guest house accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 7 nights guest house accommodation
  • Location: Oban (1); Isle of Skye (2): Inverness (2) and Stornoway, Isle of Lewis (2)


  • Scottish/Continental breakfast (7)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • One-way journey on the Jacobite Steam Train or cruise on Loch Ness with a visit to Urquhart Castle

Tour Essentials

  • Transportation by luxury air-conditioned mini/midi coach
  • Live commentary in English
  • Services of an experienced driver/guide
  • Service charges and taxes


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

Departure information

From 1 Parliament Square
Royal Mile/High Street
Edinburgh EH1 1RE

Check-in: 08:15 hrs
Tour Departs: 08:30 hrs
Tour Returns: 19:00 hrs

Child details

Concession discount applies to adults aged 60 years and above; students and children aged 3 to 15 years inclusive.

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

The price of this tour includes guest house accommodation with an en-suite bathroom. 

Luggage Allowance
One medium sized suitcase/bag per person (maximum weight: 15 kilos)

Jacobite Steam Train
Tours departing between 06 May and 26 September 2024 will include a one-way journey on the Jacobite Steam Train.

All other departures will feature a cruise on Loch Ness and visit to Urquhart Castle.

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

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code 
HEX 00790

Tour route map

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