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Highlands and Hogmanay

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starts on 23 Nov 2018
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8 reviews
Starts
Edinburgh
Destinations
+8
Ends
Edinburgh
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Highlights

  • Wander the streets of Edinburgh
  • Experience the Hogmanay festival
  • Visit Loch Ness
  • Spend New Year's Eve in Scotland
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel
Max Group Size
25
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Travel style
Hogmanay, Adventure, Discovery
Start and end in Edinburgh! With the discovery tour Highlands and Hogmanay, you have a 7 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 8 other destinations in Scotland. Highlands and Hogmanay includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.

8 Reviews

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  • TJ
    Written on March 16, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    I didn't have a lot of expectations for this trip but it was amazing! I fell in love with Scotland. Gill made sure we were well looked after all the time. Loved her stories. The accomdation was great

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hello Tara, thank you very much for your amazing review. We are very glad to hear that you have enjoyed your tour with Gillian and fell in love with our beautiful country! We hope to see you again soon! best, Charline
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  • RC
    Written on January 29, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    I went into the trip with no expectations because I have never done a haggis adventure tour before. But it was the best tour I have ever been on. Tops contiki, top deck, intrepid I’ve been on the them all. Gill was the best tour manager, her knowledge... Read more

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Reannan, Thank you very much for your fantastic review! I am delighted to hear that you had the best tour ever and enjoyed guiding delivered by Gill. Our Hogmanay celebrations are indeed very special! I hope that you'll join us on tour again in the future. Best wishes, Natalia
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  • YC
    Written on January 9, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Loved my highlands and hogmanay tour. Our tour guide Gill was great fun and being Scottish, knew so much about her country. We started with a 3 day tour of the Highlands. Apart from breath taking scenery, it was also a really good way to get to know people... Read more

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hello Yvonne, thank you for your 5 star review and for the pictures! we are really happy to hear that you had fun on your Highlands and Hogmanay tour. The Loony Dook is definitely a one of a kind experience and I am glad you have enjoyed it ! We hope you will return to celebrate 2019 with us! best, Charline
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  • B
    Written on January 6, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    This was my first tour with haggis and it was by far one of the best tours I've ever been apart of. Gillian was an engaging and spirited tour guide and made the bus trips quite exciting. The trip was planned out well and Gill kept us informed and took care... Read more

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Brittney, Thank you for the great review. I am delighted to hear that Gillian went out of her way to ensure you had an amazing tour. Best Wishes, Brenna
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  • KF
    Written on January 2, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    We've been to over 30 countries and Sandy was easily one of the best and most helpful guides out there. Great storyteller and true Scotsman, he went well out of his way to keep us informed and entertained and we thoroughly enjoyed our time. - The 3-day... Read more

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Kit-Fu, thank you very much for this great review and constructive feedback. We are delighted that you have enjoyed your tour and that Sandy's passion for his country and his job shone through. We hope to see you on tour again soon and wish you all the best for 2018! regards, Charline
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  • MM
    Written on December 29, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Such an amazing few days. Our guide made the trip so enjoyable and it was organised so well. Can’t wait to book my next trip

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Mark, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am delighted to hear that you had a brilliant time on the Highlands and Hogmanay tour and we look forward to welcoming you back on tour sometime soon. Best Wishes, Brenna
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  • TT
    Written on November 15, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Best tour guide for a laugh! Had a heap of fun on and off the bus 10/10 would let her your guide me again

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Tom, Thank you for the 5 star rating. I am happy to hear that you had such a fun time on the Hogmanay tour and we hope to see you on another tour sometime soon. Best Wishes, Brenna
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  • E
    Written on January 4, 2017
    3.5 - Good

    The Haggis 7 day Sky High pre-Hogmanay tour was amazing! We saw a lot of the highlands and were allowed enough free time to explore on our own! Massive highlights were the Hike on day 1, climbing an amazing snowy waterfall and the castles and scenery along... Read more

    Haggis Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Emily, Thank you very much for posting this detailed review. I'm really glad you had an amazing tour. Thanks also for your feedback on accommodation and walking tour. I'll mention your comments and suggestions at our next Operations meeting. Kind regards, Serge
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. DAY 1: EDINBURGH TO THE ISLE OF SKYE
  2. DAY 2: ISLE OF SKYE TO LOCH NESS
  3. DAY 3: LOCH NESS TO EDINBURGH
  4. DAY 4: EDINBURGH
  5. DAY 5: EDINBURGH
  6. DAY 6: EDINBURGH
  7. DAY 7: EDINBURGH

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  • Accommodation

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Is an upgrade of accommodation available on this tour?

      This trip is booked on a multi-share dorm style accommodation and the option to upgrade to a single room can be made at the time of booking but this is not guaranteed. Please contact us to arrange this.

    • How many people are on this tour?

      In general this trip can take up to 25 - 30 people.

    • What type of accommodation does the hostel provide?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details 4-6 weeks before departure. Under the "What’s Included" tab on each tour page, you can find general info about the accommodations used on the tour before you book.

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    Guides who have led this tour

    • Yvonne Richmond
      "I’m a passionate Scot who absolutely loves their country. I love travelling and meeting new people..."
    • Gill Renilson
      "In Scotland, no two days are the same and the landscapes I see every day always amaze me and keep me..."
    • Mahri Stewart
      "Hello! I have been a guide for HAGGiS Adventures for almost 3 years now and I adore absolutely every..."

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    • Joy31st July 2018
      I found TourRadar website extremely easy to navigate, whenever I had an inquiry they replied very promptly in really good detail with suggestions. An excellent travel company, one who I can't fault.

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    Location
    Start and end in Edinburgh.
    Hold my space
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $170 to confirm this Haggis Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 10 January 2019 the full payment of $775 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $775 for Highlands and Hogmanay, but the deposit of $170 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 562 km.
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 50 km
    • Stirling (Scotland)
    • 95 km
    • Glencoe (Scotland)
    • 14 km
    • Ben Nevis (Scotland)
    • 57 km
    • Loch Duich (Scotland)
    • 55 km
    • Isle of Skye (Scotland)
    • 103 km
    • Fort Augustus (Scotland)
    • 19 km
    • Loch Ness (Scotland)
    • 96 km
    • Dunkeld (Scotland)
    • 73 km
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)

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