5 Day Skye & Highland Fling

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In-depth Cultural
5 Day Skye & Highland Fling - MacBackpackers
5 Day Skye & Highland Fling - MacBackpackers
676 reviews


  • Hunt for Nessie and get your first glance of Highland life
  • Head to Isle of Skye and hike to amazing rock formations
  • Learn all about the fight for independence
  • Admire the scenic beauty of remarkable Glen Coe
Age range
18 to 40 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus
Start and end in Edinburgh! With the in-depth cultural tour 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling, you have a 5 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 14 other destinations in Scotland. 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling includes an expert guide, transport.


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1
    Start point Castle Rock Hostel, 15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2PW
  2. Day 2
  3. Day 3
  4. Day 4
  5. Day 5
    End point Castle Rock Hostel, 15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2PW

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  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers

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  • Accommodation

  • Meals

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  • 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling reviewer 1
    Written on August 24, 2019
    3.5 - Good

    It was plus/minus as I expected.

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  • ZS
    Written on August 24, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Thank you Neil to make our adventure unforgettable in your beautiful country!

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  • K
    Written on August 20, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    I had an excellent tour with Dave who was very knowledgeable and honest about what was worth seeing or not and had great stories to keep us entertained!

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  • T
    Written on August 20, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great guide and tour! Perfect planning and execution. Super funny and easy going to boot! Couldn’t be happier with the experience, highly recommended.

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  • 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling reviewer 5
    Written on August 20, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    We has such amazing time, thanks to our guide Branca, fantastic girl, super energetic and funny, she made our experience in Highlind unforgettable, explaining about Scotland in very enetrtaining way, also she's amazing bus driver!!!

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  • G
    Written on August 19, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Fantastic tour and places ! We had a lot of fun with Dave, he’s enthusiastic and the perfect guide.

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  • 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling reviewer 7
    Written on August 19, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Thanks for making a good trip!

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  • J
    Written on August 18, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Dave is an amazing storyteller! I enjoyed every minute of the 5 days tour and learned more than expected 5/5

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  • O
    Written on August 18, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great tour with a really funny guide.

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  • A
    Written on August 18, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was packed with sights. Dave told us a lot of historic facts about scotland and its culture in a funny way.

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    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are not available on this tour, which means that you will have to make your own way to and from the airport.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The tour operator has advised that there are no optional excursions available for this tour.

    • Do I need a visa?

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    Start and end in Edinburgh.
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    For any tour departing before 24 October 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 24 October 2019, a minimum payment of 25% is required to confirm your booking with MacBackpackers. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 729 km.
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 73 km
    • Dunkeld (Scotland)
    • 108 km
    • Culloden (Scotland)
    • 31 km
    • Loch Ness (Scotland)
    • 27 km
    • Inverness (Scotland)
    • 77 km
    • Torridon (Scotland)
    • 33 km
    • Kyleakin (Scotland)
    • 52 km
    • Quiraing (Scotland)
    • 26 km
    • Portree (Scotland)
    • 43 km
    • Armadale (Scotland)
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