Scottish Highland Railways - 5 day tour

Tour Summary

Scottish Highland Railways
5 day/4 night

Climb through jagged peaks on the stunning journey from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh. Watch for stags on the skyline as you travel the West Highland Line between Fort William and Mallaig – complete with an unforgettable crossing of the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct. A steam-powered jaunt into yesteryear on the Strathspey Railway completes this iconic adventure around beautiful Scotland by train. 

Cairngorms National Park - enjoy a relaxing stay amongst the finest scenery Scotland has to offer  

Loch Carron - marvel at the spectacular views of the loch and the Torridon Mountains

Strathspey Steam Railway -delight in a nostalgic train journey through the Cairngorms National park

Highland Folk Museum – step back in time to discover what life was like for Highlanders during earlier times

West Highland Line - experience the scenic trip experts call "The Greatest Railway Journey in the World"

Movie locations - Harry Potter, Monarch of the Glen and The Wicker Man  

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 4 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location:  Newtonmore (4) or Carrbridge (4)


  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (4)
  • Table d' hote dinners (4)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Single journey on the Strathspey Railway from Boat of Garten to Aviemore
  • Single journey by scheduled Scotrail train in standard class from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
  • Admission to Highland Folk Museum
  • Single journey by scheduled Scotrail train in standard class from Fort William to Mallaig

Tour Essentials

  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with reclining seats 
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes 

Departure information

Belfast City George Best/Birmingham/Bristol/Exeter/London Gatwick/London Heathrow/London Luton/Manchester/Southampton Airports

Check-in: TBC hrs
Tour Departs: TBC hrs
Tour Returns: TBC hrs

Child details

Please contact us for information on child prices. 

Price Notes

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

Return economy flights to either Edinburgh or Inverness Airports from Belfast City George Best, Bristol, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Luton, or Manchester Airports are available.

The prices quoted are based on land only. Please contact us for air-inclusive prices

Train Travel
Train journeys on the West Highland and Kyle Lines are by scheduled Scotrail services operated by diesel-powered trains. The Strathspey Steam Railway journey may be by steam-hauled or diesel train.

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

Product code
NH 02991

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