Scotland's Highlands and Islands - 14 day tour

Tour Summary

If you are seeking an all-embracing tour of Scotland, this is it! From Glasgow, travel to Scotland's historic capital, Edinburgh, for a relaxed 3-night stay. Discover Edinburgh and the delightful Border country before heading to Inverness and the rugged beauty of the Northern Highlands. Visit pre-historic delights in the Orkney Islands, then join the North Coast 500 route for unrivalled coastal scenery. On the Isle of Skye, discover the beauty of the Cuillin Hills and Trotternish, including Kilt Rock and the Old Man of Storr. On the mainland, head along the "Road to the Isles" to visit the Hebridean islands of Mull and Iona before visiting delightful Inveraray and Loch Lomond.  

Edinburgh - contrast the splendid squares and wide streets of the Georgian New Town with the cobbled streets and narrow wynds of the Royal Mile.     

Scottish Borders - travel through rolling hills and picturesque valleys to visit Abbotsford House, the treasured home of Sir Walter Scott

Orkney Islands - explore pre-historic treasures including Skara Brae and the mysterious Ring of Brodgar

Isle of Skye - experience the natural beauty of the magical isle, including Kilt Rock, Old Man of Storr and the towering peaks of the Cuillin Hills

Mull and Iona - enjoy a full-day excursion to the picturesque island of Mull and the serene Isle of Iona

Movie locations - 47 Ronin, Being Human and Rob Roy

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 13 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: Glasgow (2); Edinburgh (3); Inverness (2); Thurso (2); Isle of Skye (2) and Oban (2)


  • Scottish/Continental breakfast (13)
  • Welcome dinner with your Tour Director
  • Lunches (2)
  • Table d' hôte dinners (7)
  • Farewell dinner in Glasgow

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to Linlithgow Palace, Edinburgh Castle, St Giles Cathedral, Abbotsford House, Culloden Visitor Centre, Brodie Castle, Dunrobin Castle, Skara Brae, Skaill House, Museum of Island Life, Armadale Castle, Museum and Gardens and Iona Abbey.  
  • Visit to Clava Cairns
  • Tour and tasting at a Malt Whisky Distillery
  • Tour and tasting at the Orkney Brewery
  • Walking tour of Culross
  • City/orientation tours of Edinburgh and Glasgow
  • Tickets are included for the World-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 03 to 17 August 2024 departures

Tour Essentials

  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with extra-legroom, reclining seats, onboard washroom and Wifi
  • Ferry from the Isle of Skye
  • Ferry to the Orkney islands
  • Ferry to the Isle of Mull
  • Ferry to the Isle of Iona
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes

Departure information

Please check your tour documentation for the commencement time of the tour

From Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow City Centre
36 Cambridge St
Glasgow G2 3HN

The tour will end in Glasgow after breakfast on day 14

Check-in: 15:00 hrs
Tour Departs: 18:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 09:00 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 8 to 17 years, inclusive on the basis that they share a room with an adult.

We're sorry but children aged under 8 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom. 

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Selected departures include a visit to this famous celebration of music, dancing and culture performed against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.

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

Product code
CT 02957

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