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Highland Railways & Hills - Walkabout Scotland
Highland Railways & Hills - Walkabout Scotland
Excellent
3 reviews
Starts
Edinburgh
Destinations
+11
Ends
Edinburgh
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Highlights

  • Walk through the Scottish Highlands
  • Transport by rail, ferries & feet
  • Evening meals in local inns
  • Enjoy the seafood on Isle of Skye
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
10
Travel style
Hiking & Trekking, Train & Rail
Start and end in Edinburgh! With the hiking & trekking tour Highland Railways & Hills, you have a 7 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 10 other destinations in Scotland. Highland Railways & Hills is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as meals, transport and more.

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  • KM
    Written on September 9, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had a fabulous time. The guide was friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. The hikes, scenery and even the weather were phenomenal. I would highly recommend the tour.

    Walkabout Scotland commented on this review
    Hi Karen - thanks for the great feedback so soon after the trip Cheers J
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  • GM
    Written on June 27, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    The tour leaders were excellent in their knowledge and provided great support for alternative travel due to Scotrail strikes. Food and accommodation high standard. Walks were challenging for me but managed by guides. High standard.

    Walkabout Scotland commented on this review
    Thanks Glenda! It was great having you along. Cheers J
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  • A
    Written on September 7, 2012
    5.0 - Excellent

    Thank you for your great oversight, planning, and leadership for our Walkabout week in July. It proved to be everything we had hoped for and much more. That week of hiking helped me be in better shape for the hikes we later took in Glacier, the longest... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Sunday 
  2. Day 2 Monday 
  3. Day 3 Tuesday 
  4. Day 4 Wednesday 
  5. Day 5 Thursday 
  6. Day 6 Friday 
  7. Day 7 Saturday 

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  • Accommodation

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  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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Questions & Answers

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

  • How many miles will be covered for the hiking?

    Please note that the distances of the hikes on this trip are listed on each day of the itinerary and do vary.
    The hikes chosen will also depend on the group's ability and fitness levels.

    Below you will see the average distances for each day.

    Day 1- 5 or 6 mile trail.
    Day 2- 8 mile and 300 ft acsent
    Day 3- Coastal Walk (weather permitting)
    Day 4- 6 mile 300 ft acsent
    Day 5 - Activities
    Day 6- 6 mile 1500 ft acsent
    Day 7-End of the trip

    The trails will vary and some will be round trip will others will be one way.

  • Do you offer a Spanish translation guide on this tour?

    Not really but someone in who can speak Spanish - either as guide or guide assistant can be hired.

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Highland Railways & Hills

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  • Sunday
    Jun 2, 2019
    from Edinburgh
    7 Days
    Saturday
    Jun 8, 2019
    to Edinburgh
    4 seats left
    $54
    USD $1,296
  • Sunday
    Jun 30, 2019
    from Edinburgh
    7 Days
    Saturday
    Jul 6, 2019
    to Edinburgh
    Only 3 seats left
    $54
    USD $1,296
  • Sunday
    Jul 28, 2019
    from Edinburgh
    7 Days
    Saturday
    Aug 3, 2019
    to Edinburgh
    Only 2 seats left
    $54
    USD $1,296
  • Sunday
    Sep 1, 2019
    from Edinburgh
    7 Days
    Saturday
    Sep 7, 2019
    to Edinburgh
    Only 3 seats left
    $54
    USD $1,296

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Location
Start and end in Edinburgh.
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Walkabout Scotland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 February 2019 the full payment of $1,296 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
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 $1296 for Highland Railways & Hills, but the deposit of 20% 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 Walkabout Scotland will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 726 km.
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • 143 km
  • Aviemore (Scotland)
  • 55 km
  • Pitlochry (Scotland)
  • 52 km
  • Cairngorm Mountains (Scotland)
  • 137 km
  • Kyle of Lochalsh (Scotland)
  • 13 km
  • Broadford (Scotland)
  • 38 km
  • Isle of Skye (Scotland)
  • 38 km
  • Broadford (Scotland)
  • 20 km
  • Armadale (Scotland)
  • 55 km
  • Fort William (Scotland)
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