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Ultimate Skye Experience

3 DAY TOUR

Relax and let our driver-guides do the driving
Incredible views from Dun Beag Broch
Sunset from Kyleakin
The unforgettable Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle, Skye & Loch Ness

Tour Only Price from £100

Tour with Accommodation Price from £150

Tour Description

 

Day 1 

A Spectacular Route North... 

Our route to Skye takes you via Loch Lomond via the Trossachs National Park. We'll stop in a picturesque village, where you can relax over a cup of coffee or explore at your leisure. You’ll get stunning views of the UK’s largest expanse of fresh water, Loch Lomond.  

 

Cross the brooding expanse of Rannoch Moor and journey through Glen Coe... 

Learn the brutal story of the MacDonald Clan massacre and take in the weeping waterfalls that inhabit this incredible glen. 

 

Fort William for lunch and Britain’s tallest mountain... 

This highland town marks the end of Scotland’s oldest and most popular  long-distance walks, The West Highland Way. There is a resting hiker statue looking out over Loch Linnhe. Here, you can take in views of Ben Nevis, the UK's tallest peak.

 

Eilean Donan: Scotland's most photographed castle... 

As we near the coast, we pass Eilean Donan Castle*. Here you have the chance to take photographs and see the castle that featured in the film Highlander. After visiting the castle, it's time to cross the bridge to the Isle of Skye, our final resting stop of the day.


Overnight: Isle of Skye  

Day 2

The Incredible Isle of Skye... 

Enjoy a full day exploring the Isle of Skye. Your experienced and knowledgeable guide will ensure you get the most out of your day and enjoy sights such as the craggy Cuillin Mountains, the outstanding beautiful Trotternish PeninsulaThe Kilt Rock and Mealt WaterfallThe Old Man of Storr and the iron age Dun Beag Broch!
  
Overnight: Isle of Skye   

Day 3 

A morning of Nessie spotting... 

To begin your day, we'll visit the most famous Loch in the entire world… Loch Ness.  You will also have time to tour Urquhart Castle* before hopping on a Jacobite Cruise* to Nessie spot on the loch itself. 
 

Explore the famous battlefield of Culloden... 

Our next stop is at Culloden Battlefield*, site of the last stand of the Jacobites against the British government forces on 16 April 1746. You can experience everything about the events leading up to, during and after the battle in the impressive visitor centre and interactive exhibition, as well as explore the land where the battle itself took place.

 
Wander the picturesque Highland town of Pitlochry... 

We’ll then continue south to Pitlochry; the beautiful town in the heart of Scotland, perched next to River Tummel before returning to your departure city.
 
 
  

Please note, optional extras*:
- Eilean Donan Castle: £6.50 per person
- Loch Ness Jacobite Cruise & Urquhart Castle: £20 per person
- Culloden Visitor Centre: £7.00 per person
£ Exclusive discount with Highland Experience

*Please note, optional extras are subject to seasonal availability
** Please see our terms and conditions for details on the Tour Only option
*** Please note, this tour may operate in reverse
*** Please note if you are continuing to Glasgow, your guide will take you to Edinburgh Waverley railway station for the 50-minute journey by ScotRail trains, courtesy of Highland Experience.  



Luggage limit 15KGMAX 15kg 55 x 40 x 20cm



Ultimate Skye Experience Route Map

Tour Highlights

Highlight1Culloden*

Visit the historic battlefield

Highlight2Loch Ness

Monster spotting on a boat cruise*

Highlight3Eilean Donan*

Scotland’s most beautiful castle

Highlight4Skye

The Cuillins Hills and the Trotternish Peninsula

Highlight5Glen Coe

Wonderful scenery and fascinating history


Tour Details

Availability:
Summer And Winter
Departure Days:
Daily.
Departs/Returns:
0945 / 1830-1900
Reference: Tour No 10

   Check-in Closes 15 mins prior to departure at pick-up point



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Tour Reviews

 

Wonderful Skye Experience. We love this tour and everything has turned out to be wonderful. Amazing sceneries, nice accommodation, and a great guide! Our guide, Brendan, has made our experience much better than expected. 

(Lee A – Trip Advisor – September 2018) 

 
Great experience, great guide! One of the best trips ever experiences in my many travels. The majesty of the Highlands and the authentic beauty of the Isle of Skye were enhanced by our guide’s experiences and knowledge. Brendan is surely one of the best in the business. His love and appreciation for the region and apparent in descriptions and stories. On top of having a great sense of humour, he also sings very well. I highly recommend Highland Experience Tours who took great care of us from beginning to the end of the trip. 
  
(JoseePR – Trip Advisor – September 2018) 
 

We had a wonderful experience visiting some lovely places in Scotland. The scenery was amazing and we learned a lot too. Our Tour guide Tommy (Braveheart) was brilliant. He was friendly, knowledgeable and funny which made the tour even better. Highly recommend this tour and make sure Tommy is your man. 

(bvella77 – Trip Advisor – August 2018) 

 
My first experience in the Highlands, but I hope not the last one (I really want to spend much more time here). Andrew's passion for Scotland and his great way to tell stories have created the perfect atmosphere. And I really hope to visit you in your dream house on the Isle of Skye one day, Andrew; I'm sure your dream will come true. 

(C_DF_1978 – Trip Advisor – August 2018) 
 

 
It's a real shame that there are only 5 stars. This tour deserves far more. 3 days exploring some pretty out of the way places in the Scottish Highlands and on the Isle of Skye puts on you on sensory overload! Great tour guide with Brian - fantastic personalized stories and the "fun facts". A memory I will treasure for a long, long time. Just enough guide led and personal time so that I didn't feel cramped. The B&B host for two nights in Broadford - The Sheiling - was great. Alex and Catherine were excellent hosts. This couldn't have gone better. Thank you Brian, thank you Highland Experience. 

(Crkermit – Trip Advisor – August 2018)


 

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