Scotlands Gaelic West Coast - 11 day tour

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Tour Summary

Scotland’s Gaelic West Coast
11 day / 10 night

The idyllic Western Isles lie off the West Coast of Scotland and feature dazzlingly white beaches, loch-dotted landscapes, pre-historic sites and an amazing array of wildlife. While the Hebridean isles are the focus of this tour you’ll also have time to discover Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness; visit stately castles; explore battlefield sites and enjoy a ride on the scenic West Highland Railway. This tour really has something for everyone!

Price range: £2,645 - £3,605

Inveraray - visit fairy tale Inveraray Castle, the ancestral home of Clan Campbell

West Highland Railway - all aboard for a scenic journey on one of the World’s great rail lines 

Isle of Barra - admire the white sandy beaches and enjoy free-time in the charming village of Castlebay

Isle of Lewis - experience a full day tour visiting the pre-historic sites of Dun Carloway Broch and the Callanish Standing Stones  

Edinburgh - discover the elegant Georgian “New Town” and travel along the Royal Mile to visit Edinburgh Castle

Movie locations - Harry Potter, Whisky Galore and Downton Abbey

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions

Inclusions

Accommodation
  • 10 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: Cumbernauld (Glasgow) (1); Oban (1); Benbecula (2); Stornoway, Isle of Lewis (3); Inverness (1) and Edinburgh (2)
Meals
  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (10)
  • Welcome drink with your Tour Director
  • Table d’hote dinners with wine (7)
  • Scottish Evening in Edinburgh
Visits, Admissions and Experiences
  • Admission to Provands Lordship, Inveraray Castle, Hebridean Smokehouse, Taigh Chearsabagh Museum of the Arts, Isle of Harris Distillery, Dun Carolway Broch, Gearannan Blackhouse village, Culloden Moor Visitor Centre, Scone Palace and Edinburgh Castle
  • Tour and tasting at Oban Malt Whisky Distillery
  • Harris Tweed weaving demonstration
  • Single journey from Fort William to Mallaig on the West Highland Railway
  • City tours of Glasgow and Edinburgh
  • Walking tours of Inverness and Stornoway
  • Tickets are included for the World-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 31 July to 21 August, 2020 departures
Tour Essentials
  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with extra-legroom, reclining seats, on board washroom and Wifi
  • All ferry fares and reservations
  • 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 documention for the commencement time of the tour

From The Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow Westerwood Spa and Golf Resort 
1 Saint Andrews Drive
Cumbernauld
Nr Glasgow G68 0EW
Please note that this hotel is located 24 miles from Glasgow Airport.

The tour will end in Edinburgh after breakfast on day 11

Check-in: 13:30 hrs
Tour Departs: 14:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 09:00 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 8 to 18 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

Accommodation
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.

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

Product code 
CIE 02863

Tour route map
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