Day Trip to the Scottish Highlands, Loch Ness, and Glen Coe from Edinburgh

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1 Parliament Square
13 hours
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Enhance your travel experience with this day trip to the Scottish Highlands, Loch Ness, and Glen Coe from Edinburgh. Embark on a journey through time and immerse yourself in the rich historical heritage of Scotland with a unique historical tour, offering an unforgettable exploration of the past.

Previous travelers have given this cultural tour an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 1,796 reviews. With this cultural exploration, you will get the opportunity to experience Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle (Caisteal na Sròine), and Glencoe (Glen Coe) up close. The activity is offered in English.

The starting point for this historical tour is located in Edinburgh. The entire activity lasts approximately 13 hours.

Your adventure begins with a scenic drive, passing the remarkable Forth Railway Bridge, a UNESCO-listed engineering marvel. The first stop is the charming town of Pitlochry, where you can enjoy a brief pause and a warm cup of tea or coffee. As you travel through the Cairngorms National Park, be awed by the Scottish Highlands' vast wilderness and natural beauty.

On reaching Loch Ness, choose between embarking on a cruise for some Nessie spotting or relishing in the picturesque views from the lake's shores. Explore the historic ruins of Urquhart Castle, perched by the lake, offering a glimpse into Scotland's past.

The day trip continues with a drive to the hauntingly beautiful Glencoe National Nature Reserve. Hear tales of ancient battles and historical events, creating perfect moments for capturing photos.

The exact departure location is 1 Parliament Square, Edinburgh EH1 1RF, UK. The maximum group size for the cultural trip is 15 people. Check the "Included" and "Good to know" sections below for details about your historical tour.

The cancellation policy for this cultural tour is as follows: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Make your visit to Edinburgh extraordinary by booking this day trip to the Scottish Highlands, Loch Ness, and Glen Coe from Edinburgh. Choose your travel dates and secure your spot today before it's fully booked!

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Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
Service animals allowed
Public transportation options are available nearby
Children under 3 years not accepted
English Only
On 26th December and 1st January there will be no cruise or castle visit available.
Please note this tour may operate in reverse
Check-in for the tour is 7.45am with departure at 8.00am sharp
Between Monday, 8th January up to and including Sunday, 14th January 2024 we will not visit Urquhart Castle
Visit to Urquhart Castle & Loch Ness cruise £27 with Highland Experience discount, cash required. No need to pre book.

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