Highlights of Scotland

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4.7 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 12-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-22775
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Ends Glasgow, Scotland
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Follow the historic Jacobite rising in Inverness.
  • Learn about whisky-making with a tasting and guided tour.
  • Opt to kayak among beautiful Scottish landscapes in Cairngorms National Park.
  • Catch a glimpse of the highest mountain in the British Isles — Ben Nevis.
  • See the viaduct in Glenfinnan made famous by Harry Potter.
  • Uncover the legend of Loch Ness
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Start in Edinburgh and end in Glasgow, the "Highlights Of Scotland" trip is a guided local culture tour that takes 7 days. You will travel through Glasgow, Edinburgh and Fort William in Scotland. "Highlights Of Scotland" is a small group trip which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Classic folklore and stunning landscapes make Scotland a compelling destination for historians, those looking to explore their Scottish roots, and pop culture fiends who follow famous TV shows that film here. This seven-day tour takes you through all the best cultural highlights with visits to important Jacobite sites in Inverness like Culloden Moor and picturesque spots (like the Glenfinnan Viaduct) along with moments to soak in the country's natural beauty in Cairngorms National Park. In between, you'll have the opportunity to try traditional Scottish fare (yes, we're talking about haggis!) and learn about how whisky is made with a tour and tasting. It's the best way to satiate your inner history and whisky aficionado, in equal measure.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Edinburgh
  • Day 2: Edinburgh/Inverness
  • Day 3: Inverness
  • Day 4: Inverness/Fort William
  • Day 5: Fort William
  • Day 6: Fort William/Glasgow City
  • Day 7: Glasgow City
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels (6 nts).
Meals
  • 6 breakfasts
    Note: Allow USD260-340 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Train, private vehicle, walking.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Moment - Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Loch Ness cruise and Urquhart Castle visit
  • Culloden Moor visit
  • Whisky distillery tour and tasting
  • Glenfinnan Viaduct viewpoint
  • Ben Nevis forest walk
  • Glencoe visit
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Edinburgh and from Glasgow are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Highlights of Scotland tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4.7 - Excellent
Based on 3 reviews
  • Janice Tobin
  • From USA
  • On Nov 18 2023
4 - Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
  • Janice T.
  • On Jul 11 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent
Fantastic !
  • Anonymous
  • From USA
  • On Sep 16 2019
5 - Excellent
Great tour of Scotland
This tour was just what I wanted for a first time intro into Scotland. Not too long. Just about right.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Highlights of Scotland tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 24 June 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 24 June 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Highlights of Scotland tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Highlights of Scotland tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : Classic All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 2. Service Level : Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Elevated hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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