Private Full Day Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness  

  • Tour ID: 1278
    Tour Theme: Historic and Cultural Tours
    This tour starts from: Edinburgh or Glasgow
    Duration: 1 Day - 12 hours approx.
    This is a Private Tour

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    Private Full Day Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness
    Stunning landscape, majestic castles and dramatic history are just a few words often used to described the Scottish Highlands. Let Go Scotland Tours show you the very best of this part of Scotland. On a personal private guided tour you will get a chance to see parts of the highlands you may not see on a regular coach tour. A non-rushed relaxed enjoyable experience on a tour of the Scottish Highland tailor-made just for you.

    Our private driver guides can pick you up from your hotel in Edinburgh, Glasgow and other parts of Scotland. We can customise a be-spoke tour at your request or you can choose from our recommended tours below..

    Private Full Day Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch NessFull Day Tour to Loch Ness. A long 12 hour day taking in the very best of the Scottish Highlands. As we head north crossing the Highland Boundary Fault Line we will pass by the historic Stirling Castle and hear the real story of Braveheart. Then we pass over the Spittal Bridge with a great view of Doune Castle, a medieval hunting lodge now used on film in such features as Monty Python and Outlander. At this point we have 3 options for a break; Coffee Brothy at Deanston Distillery, Quick tour of Doune Castle, or Woolen Mills with the Hairy Cows.

    The we pass through Glen Ogle, Crianlarich and Tyndrum.  After we pass through Ranoch Moor to reach Glencoe; Private Full Day Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch Nessfull of history and stunning landscape most recently used in the latest James Bond film Skyfall. For lunch we can go to Fort William then after we stop at the Commando Memorial for views of Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in Britain.

    We then travel up the Great Glen making our way to Loch Ness. We will stop at Fort Augustus where you have a chance to hop aboard the Royal Scot for a short 1 hour cruise of Loch Ness. This boat is equipped with sonar that is used to hunt the Loch Ness Monster. After you will have some time to walk through the Lock System of the Caledonian Canal.

    Private Full Day Tour to Scottish Highlands and Loch NessFinally we turn south as we are half way on the tour. The tour continues through Loch Laggan and Ardverikie Castle, the setting for the tv series Monarch of the Glen. On the way back we stop in Pitlochry before ending your long day back in Edinburgh or Glasgow.

    The itinerary can be customised to your request depending on which attractions you would like to visit most. For more details contact us and we can start planning your tour of the Scottish Highlands.

    Private Day Tours to Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness

    Day by Day Itinerary:


    From Edinburgh:
    08.00am depart Edinburgh
    9.30-10am Coffee break at Klimahog
    10-12pm drive to highlands, photo stops; Black Mount and Glencoe
    1-2pm lunch in Fort William
    2-3.30pm Loch Ness and boat ride
    3.30-6pm drive south, photo stops; Ben Nevis and Loch Laggan
    6-6.30pm beak at Pitlochry
    8pm approx, return to Edinburgh

    From Glasgow:
    08.00am depart Glasgow
    9.00-9.30am Coffee break at Loch Lomond
    09.30-12pm drive to highlands, photo stops; Black Mount and Glencoe
    1-2pm lunch in Fort William
    2-3.30pm Loch Ness and boat ride
    3.30-6pm drive south, photo stops; Ben Nevis and Loch Laggan
    6-6.30pm beak at Pitlochry
    8pm approx, return to Edinburgh

    Further options available. Contact us for more details.

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    "I had a fantastic time through Scotland Tours, I would recommend the company to others. Everything was great, the highlight had to be the boat ride on loch Ness. The guide & service was well organised"
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