Edinburgh, Skye and the Jacobite Steam Train - 5 day tour

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Tour Summary

Edinburgh, Skye and the Jacobite Steam Train
5 day/4 night

Speed to Edinburgh by express train then see the sights by hop-on, hop-off tour. Next day head into the picturesque Highlands to see wild Rannoch Moor, Glen Coe and take the chance for a monster-spotting cruise! Based in Inverness enjoy a full-day excursion to the scenic Isle of Skye and beautiful Eilean Donan castle. Next day enjoy the trip of a lifetime on the West Highland Railway Line aboard the Jacobite Steam Train, the real Hogwarts Express. Return directly to London by high-speed train.   

Price Range: £845 - £1,255

Express Train - enjoy a comfortable journey with reserved seats between London and Scotland

Edinburgh - get the best views of Edinburgh and discover its colourful history on a hop-on, hop-off tour

Eilean Donan Castle - discover this fairytale castle for yourself

Isle of Skye - see the weird landscapes of Trotternish, visit delightful port-town of Portree and marvel at the towering Cuillin mountain range

Jacobite Steam Train - all aboard for a scenic trip aboard the Jacobite Steam Train, featured as the Hogwarts Express in the Harry Potter movies

Movie locations - Harry Potter, Highlander and Fast and Furious

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
  • Full day tour to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
  • Full day excursion to Eilean Donan Castle and the Isle of Skye with a local driver/guide
  • Full day excursion to Mallaig and the Road to the Isles with a local driver/guide
  • One-way Jacobite Steam Train trip with reserved seats on the West Highland Railway Line

 Tour Essentials

  • Standard class train tickets from London to Edinburgh and Inverness to London with seat reservations
  • 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.

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 
ST 02946

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