Glencoe, Loch Ness and The Scottish Highlands: Day Trip from EdinburghPrivate Tour

Enjoy the history and natural beauty of the Scottish highlands on a day trip from Edinburgh including Loch Ness, the Trossachs, Stirling, and Cairngorms National Park.
Adults: 2 Children: 0
Total

Things to know

Duration:

12 hrs

Suitable for:

Adventurous, Family, Friends, Nature Lover

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Driver tour - you will have your own private vehicle accompanying you throughout the tour.

Tickets:

- English-speaking tour guide 
- Cruise of Loch Ness from Fort Augustus 

Other inclusions:

- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Gratuities optional
Meeting points: Outside the Scran restaurant located at 7 North Bridge, Arcade, Edinburgh EH1 1QL

What makes this tour special

Discover the medieval city of Stirling and the natural beauty of the highlands, Loch Ness, and Cairngorms National Park on a day trip away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. On your private, full-day excursion, you will:


Leaving Edinburgh, your tour will begin with a scenic drive to the medieval city of Stirling, where you will see the magnificent Stirling Castle (only from the outside). Overlooking the ancient city of Stirling, the castle is one of the most iconic historic buildings of Scotland and has come to symbolize the spirit of this great nation. Along your tour, your guide will share with you the history of Scotland’s long, violent and bloody past, while also sharing its incredibly vibrant and rich culture. 

You will then proceed towards one of the most scenic areas in Scotland, Glencoe, and the peaks of the Three Sisters ridge. From there, you will have the opportunity to visit Fort William, one of Scotland's popular western highland towns that rests in the shadow of Ben Nevis, the UK's highest peak.

In the afternoon, you will continue your journey to Loch Ness, with your opportunity to spot the Loch Ness monster for yourself! Whilst there, enjoy a one-hour cruise (included) on the world-famous Loch Ness. On your return journey, your guide will take you through one of the most beautiful national parks – Cairngorms National Forest, whose scenery is other-worldly! 

Please note:  If your travelling party is larger than 3, please be in touch so we may work with you on a custom booking. 

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FAQ

QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <reservations@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.

For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.

Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.

To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at <reservations@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Travel Curious, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.

Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to <reservations@travelcurious.com> or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
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