A beautiful tour of the Highlands, explore the city of Inverness and enjoy Scottish hospitality on the banks of Loch Ness. With visits to Cawdor Castle and a stop at Culloden Moor Battlefield you will experience a bit of Scottish Heritage along the way.
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Stop At: Cawdor Castle, Nairn IV12 5RD Scotland
With an early start from Aberdeen our first stop will be at Cawdor Castle. The castle dates from the late 14th century, built as a private fortress by the Thanes of Cawdor. An ancient medieval tower built around the legendary holly tree. We believe Cawdor Castle is a truly extraordinary place. Whether you are exploring one of the three gardens or visiting the castle itself this stop will fill you with happy memories. Entry for the Castle & Gardens must be pre-booked and details will be sent to you by email.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava, IV2 5EU Scotland
On our way back towards Aberdeen we will slightly retrace our steps for you to visit the curious and interesting Clava Cairns. Step back in time to see the structures our ancestors build about 4000 years ago. You will also be able to see one of Scotland's largest rail viaducts, the Culloden Viaduct.
Duration: 25 minutes
Stop At: Culloden Moor, Culloden Moor, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Marking the spot of the last major battle on British soil, the wild moor at Culloden is the resting place of 1,500 Jacobite and 50 Government soldiers who fought and died here in 1746.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Inverness, Inverness, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
We are now ready to explore the city of Inverness and have some lunch at one of it's many cafes and restaurants. You'll have a bit of free time to wander through the city and explore the shops, the best used book store and walk along the river taking in the views of Inverness Castle. Inverness is the Gateway to the Highlands. Duration of this stop can vary slightly to enable a visit to Loch Ness.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Loch Ness Region, Loch Ness Region, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
We will have a quick visit to the beautiful Loch Ness. You will be able to dip your toes or fingers into the loch and admire it's beauty what ever the weather.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Tomintoul, Tomintoul, Moray, Scotland
Nestled at a height of 1164 ft on the northern slopes of the Cairngorm Mountains, Tomintoul is the highest village in the Highlands. We will stretch our legs before heading back to Aberdeen.
Duration: 15 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Tours are currently limited to family or couple groups as we are limiting the number of people participating in this tour. All effort will be made to distance as much as practicable in the vehicle.
- WiFi on board
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Entry to attractions.
- Entry/Admission - Cawdor Castle
The Craftsman Company - Coffee & Ale House, 2 Guild St, Aberdeen AB11 6NE, UK
Returns to original departure point
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