The stunning scenery of Lochaber has been made over millions of years. On our Geotours, a local expert geologist will take you to beautiful places and explain how the rocks and the landscape were shaped by continental collisions, folding that produced mountain ranges, episodes of volcanic activity and finally carved by the action of ice.The tour follows the A 830 road West from Fort William, through a deep cleft in the mountains, to the Sea of Hebrides and the ferry and fishing port of Mallaig. Highlights and stops of the tour include:- Spectacularly folded Moine rocks west of Glenfinnan- Wonderful white beaches and the ‘machair’ the grass-covered dunes unique to NW Scotland, near MorarPlease note this is a self-drive tour. Start time 10amEnd time 4pmDistance travelled including return to Fort William, which takes about 1 hour, 150 km.Involves one short ascent on steep grass, a short walk on a rocky coastline and easy walking on beaches.Walking Grade: EasyKids go free.
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Stop At: Glenfinnan Viaduct, Glenfinnan Scotland
Hear how the fantastic glens and lochs of the area formed. You will get to see the impressive Glenfinnan Viaduct with views over to the monument and Loch Shiel.
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
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