- Walking tour
- Active and outdoor
- Young Adults
- pristine white sand beaches and turquoise seas
- Archaeological wonders including the ancient Callanish Standing Stones
- Discover the lunar landscapes and dramatic mountains of Harris
- Flora and fauna of the unique machair in stunning dune grasslands
The Outer Hebrides Walking Tour offers rugged mountain walks leading down to the most beautiful and unspoilt beaches you will find anywhere in the world, stunning cliff-side paths and fascinating archaeological and historic sites. We incorporate exciting walks, history and culture, and offer an inspiring insight into the local industry and the island people.
The Outer Hebrides, also known as the Western Isles are a group of wonderfully diverse Scottish islands in the most north-westerly part of the UK.
This exciting 11-day walking tour of the islands also includes a walk-in amongst the otherworldly landscape of the Quiraing on the Isle of Skye on our last day, culminating with an overnight stay in the picturesque coastal village of Plockton back on the mainland.
Day 1 – Transfer day to Ullapool fishing village with short scenic walk
Day 2 – Butt of Lewis lighthouse cliff top walk
Day 3 – Hiking and history on the West of Lewis
Day 4 – Lewis chessmen and Callanish standing stones
Day 5 – Beinn Dhubh ascent and Luskentyre beach
Day 6 – Hiking at Huishnish
Day 7 – Ceapabhal, South Harris
Day 8 – Berneray Explorer
Day 9 – Eriskay, Barra and Vatersay highlights
Day 10 – Eaval Mountain, North Uist
Day 11 – The Quiraing, Isle Of Skye
Day 12 – Transfer Day vía Loch Ness
- 11 nights accommodation in B&B/Hotel
- Transfer throughout in comfortable 9 seater van
- Minimum of 10 guided walks
- One or two experienced and friendly guides (qualified mountain leader) depending on the size of the group
- All ferries throughout the trip
- All museum entry fees
- Distillery tour and tasting
- Pick up / Drop off Inverness
- Meals other than specified
- Miscellaneous personal expenditure – drinks and souvenirs etc
- Travel insurance (recommended)
- Flights or trains/bus to Inverness
- Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this 12 Days / 11 Nights - Outer Hebrides Walking Tour tour. You can cancel the tour up to 58 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 57 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 11 October 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 11 October 2022, a deposit of 20% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 57 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
12 Days / 11 Nights - Outer Hebrides Walking Tour tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this 12 Days / 11 Nights - Outer Hebrides Walking Tour 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.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 travelers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
- Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed throughout the tour.
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