Edinburgh, Skye and the Far North - 5 day tour

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Tour Summary

Edinburgh, Skye and the Far North
5 day / 4 night

Speed from London to Edinburgh by high-speed train. On arrival, explore the city on a hop-on, hop-off tour. Next day tour through the Highlands by luxury coach to see Glen Coe and Loch Ness. With Inverness as your base, enjoy excursions to the picturesque Isle of Skye and John O’Groats & the Far North. Return directly to London through the Cairngorms National Park and Highland Perthshire.

Express Train - travel between London and Scotland in comfort with reserved seating

Edinburgh - explore the fascinating history of Edinburgh on a hop-on, hop-off tour

Eilean Donan Castle - discover this stunningly beautiful castle

Isle of Skye - see the mighty Cuillin Hills, spend time in colourful Portree and be awed by the Old Man of Storr and Kilt Rock

Northern Highlands - visit John O’Groats Britain’s most northerly village and admire fairytale Dunrobin Castle 

Movie locations - Sunshine on Leith, The World is not enough and Winter Solstice

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 4 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: Edinburgh (1) and Inverness (3)


  • Scottish/Continental breakfast (4)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Hop-on, Hop-off tour of Edinburgh
  • Afternoon tour to Loch Ness with a local driver/guide including a loch cruise and admission to Urquhart Castle
  • Full day excursion to Eilean Donan Castle and the Isle of Skye with a local driver/guide
  • Full day excursion to John O’Groats and the Far North with a local driver/guide

Tour Essentials

  • Standard class train tickets from London to Edinburgh, Edinburgh to Inverness and Inverness to London
  • Seat reservations on all train journeys where available
  • Customised tour itinerary & Official Edinburgh and Inverness Guides
  • Service charges and taxes


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

Departure information

From Kings Cross Railway Station
Euston Road
London N1 9AL

Check-in: 06:30 hrs
Tour Departs: 07:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 15:54 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 3 to 15 years inclusive.

We’re 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

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

Train Times
The times shown above are for guidance only. The train times for your journey will be shown on your tickets and itinerary.

Tour documentation including service vouchers and tickets are issued in electronic format. A smart device with an IOS or Android operating system is required.

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 
RT 00315

Tour route map

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