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3 Day Isle of Skye - MacBackpackers
3 Day Isle of Skye - MacBackpackers
SynthuraSandrasegaran "The tour was really well designed, it covered quite a lot of sites in the short time we had without being rushed, we still had time to make heaps of stops and do a few hikes. Stewart is absolutely hilarious and honestly the best guide, he really knows his history and would recount historic events when driving through the relevant areas making it even more engaging. Besides being a great storytelle..."
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757 reviews
Starts
Edinburgh
Destinations
+8
Ends
Edinburgh
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Highlights

  • Explore Scottish Highlands and admire its scenery
  • See the remarkable Eilean Donan and search for Nessie
  • Soak up the vibes, sights and sounds of Scotland
  • Learn about the emotive history of the Culloden Battle
  • View Ben Nevis and marvel Glencoe's haunting beauty
Age range
18 to 40 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel
Max Group Size
27
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus
Start and end in Edinburgh! With the discovery tour 3 Day Isle of Skye, you have a 3 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 8 other destinations in Scotland. 3 Day Isle of Skye includes an expert guide, transport.

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  • 3 Day Isle of Skye reviewer 1
    Written on December 10, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Had it not been for this tour, I would have never uncovered the charm, history and glory that is Scotland. I cannot begin to express my gratitude to my tour guide, Stewart, and the company for making me feel like I was returning to a long-lost home.

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  • RK
    Written on December 6, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was an amazing journey and I found new friends. I will definitely do it again next time!

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  • 3 Day Isle of Skye reviewer 3
    Written on December 4, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Dear future macbackpackers if you want to explore bonnie Scotland

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  • S
    Written on December 1, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Had a fantastic 3 day tour on the Isle of Skye with MacBackpackers! Itinerary is flexible so the guides make sure if you have a preference and don’t miss anything along the way. Stewart was amazing with his knowledge surrounding history and Scottish... Read more

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Sarah, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We're delighted to hear that you had a fantastic tour with Stewart. Hopefully, we'll see you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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  • 3 Day Isle of Skye reviewer 5
    Written on November 30, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    my first trip was last century and the last one around 5 years ago...Now I will go with my daughters. That's my best reference.

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Jimmy, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We're delighted to hear that you had a fantastic time on our tours. It's great to hear that you're still coming to Scotland with your family. Maybe, one day when your daughters are old enough to travel alone they'll also join us. :) Cheers, Jaz
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  • 3 Day Isle of Skye reviewer 6
    Written on November 30, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Best experience! Would do it again!

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Anton, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We're delighted to hear that you had a fantastic tour with us. Hopefully, we'll see you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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  • KL
    Written on November 27, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Loved this tour of Isle of Skye! Stewart was an incredible and authentic tour guide; a great story with so much knowledge of Scotland's rich history and folklore. The days were full but I never felt like it was rushed. The countryside was breathtaking and... Read more

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Kaitlyn, Thanks so much for taking the time to rate us. We're happy to hear that you had a fab tour with Stewart. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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  • WM
    Written on November 26, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Amazing tour! Isle of Skye is incredibly beautiful and definitely worth the visit. Our guide, Neil, really made the tour; he was extremely knowledgable and funny, hearing about the country's history and folklore from a passionate Scot allowed us to more... Read more

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hey Wesley, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed the tour with Neil. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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  • 3 Day Isle of Skye reviewer 9
    Written on November 19, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Awesome Tour in an awesome place with an awesome guide :D

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Raissa, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We're delighted to hear that you had a fab 3 Day Isle of Skye. Hopefully, we'll see you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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  • S
    Written on November 19, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was really well designed, it covered quite a lot of sites in the short time we had without being rushed, we still had time to make heaps of stops and do a few hikes. Stewart is absolutely hilarious and honestly the best guide, he really knows his... Read more

    MacBackpackers commented on this review
    Hi Synthura, Thanks so much for the lovely feedback. We're delighted to hear that you had a fantastic time on tour with Stewart. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers, Jaz
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Itinerary

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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
    End point Castle Rock Hostel, 15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2PW

Travel guide

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  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers

Not included

  • Accommodation

  • Meals

Videos

  • Neil Exploring Spean Bridge and Ben Nevis
  • Richard on top of a Blustery Old Man of Storr
  • Relaxing Clouds overlooking the Old Man of Storr
  • Who are MacBackpackers?
  • Neil showing off the Old Man of Storr
  • Western Europe Travel Guide
Neil Exploring Spean Bridge and Ben Nevis

Questions & Answers

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

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The tour operator has advised that there are no optional excursions available for this tour, as the itinerary is already packed with great inclusions.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      The price of this tour does not include accommodation. Instead, the tour operator reserves dorm beds in their Highland hostels for everybody whilst on tour. Accommodation on this tour is made in backpacker hostels, in multi-share dormitories (bunk-beds). All the hostels have a self-catering kitchen so if you don't fancy going out to the local pubs or restaurants for a meal you can cook yourself.

      Your accommodation in dorm style rooms is guaranteed and you just pay either with cash or by credit card on arrival. Prices range from £17 and £20 per night.

      Usually, accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date, however, this is a list of accommodations that they typically stay at:

      Skye Backpackers
      Lochbuie Guesthouse

      Hopefully, this list will give you a better idea of what kind of accommodation you can expect while on tour.

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    About the countries

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    Location
    Start and end in Edinburgh.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of 25% to confirm this MacBackpackers booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 February 2019 the full payment of $157 is necessary.
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    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $157 for 3 Day Isle of Skye, but the deposit of 25% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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    Some departure dates and prices may vary and MacBackpackers will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 553 km.
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 73 km
    • Dunkeld (Scotland)
    • 96 km
    • Loch Ness (Scotland)
    • 75 km
    • Kyleakin (Scotland)
    • 42 km
    • Isle of Skye (Scotland)
    • 14 km
    • Portree (Scotland)
    • 93 km
    • Fort William (Scotland)
    • 15 km
    • Glencoe (Scotland)
    • 95 km
    • Stirling (Scotland)
    • 50 km
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)

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