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Scottish Highlands & Islands

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Scottish Highlands & Islands - Globus
Scottish Highlands & Islands - Globus
Edith "Guide Margerie and Driver Allister excellent. The tour occasionally strenuous; bus rides whole day. Bus quite confortable; Wi-Fi appreciated. Expected more meals included. Big Tour group - 44 Pax - a bit too many for my taste. When I inquired I was told max will be 35.....for me more acceptable. Hotel's fine except Isle of Skye: "Dunollie"- I had a claustrophobic room; no idea where to put..."
Good
5 reviews
Starts
Glasgow
Destinations
+10
Ends
Glasgow
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Highlights

Start and end in Glasgow! With the in-depth cultural tour Scottish Highlands & Islands, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Glasgow, Scotland and 9 other destinations in Scotland. Scottish Highlands & Islands includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
Age range
8 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Ship, Ferry
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus

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  • JL
    Written on November 1, 2017
    2.5 - Average

    GLOBUS: Scottish Highlands and Islands 2017. If you want to spend too many hours on the coach with practically no stops, and (I really mean no stops out if the coach to take pics), if you don’t care stopping at lovely panoramic photo stops in the Highlands... Read more

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  • JL
    Written on November 1, 2017
    3.0 - Average

    GLOBUS: Scottish Highlands and Islands 2017. If you want to spend too many hours on the coach with practically no stops, and (I really mean no stops out if the coach to take pics), if you don’t care stopping at lovely panoramic photo stops in the Highlands... Read more

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  • CW
    Written on October 13, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Scotland, the Highlands and the Islands....We walked in the footsteps of Royals and servants, soldiers and authors, rock stars,golfers and actors, fishermen and farmers, clergy and clan folk and a million other tourists before us. We learned enough history... Read more

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  • PG
    Written on July 27, 2017
    3.0 - Average

    GLOBUS tour: SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS/July 2017. Terribly designed tour. Spent too much time in Edinburgh to see over crowded castles and to learn about battles of the past!!! Total waste of time! Then, you would spend an entire day in the coach on... Read more

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  • EM
    Written on May 28, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    Guide Margerie and Driver Allister excellent. The tour occasionally strenuous; bus rides whole day. Bus quite confortable; Wi-Fi appreciated. Expected more meals included. Big Tour group - 44 Pax - a bit too many for my taste. When I inquired I was told... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
  2. Day 2: GLASGOW–DOUNE CASTLE–ROYAL BURGH OF CULROSS–EDINBURGH
  3. Day 3: EDINBURGH
  4. Day 4: EDINBURGH. ABBOTSFORD EXCURSION
  5. Day 5: EDINBURGH–ST. ANDREWS–BRAEMAR–INVERNESS
  6. Day 6: INVERNESS. HIGHLANDS EXCURSION
  7. Day 7: INVERNESS–THURSO
  8. Day 8: THURSO. EXCURSION TO THE ORKNEY ISLANDS
  9. Day 9: THURSO–DURNESS–ULLAPOOL–ISLE OF SKYE
  10. Day 10: ISLE OF SKYE
  11. Day 11: ISLE OF SKYE–GLENFINNAN–ISLE OF MULL
  12. Day 12: ISLE OF MULL. IONA EXCURSION
  13. Day 13: ISLE OF MULL–INVERARAY–GLASGOW
  14. Day 14: GLASGOW

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Average by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good 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.

    • Where and when does the tour end?

      The tour ends in Glasgow on the morning of the final day. After breakfast at your departure accommodation you are free to depart at any time.

    • When and where does this tour start?

      Day 1 of this tour is an arrivals day, so your free to arrive in Glasgow at any time and spend the day exploring at your leisure. At 6 pm there will be a welcome meeting with your fellow travellers and tour guides. Please note that the joining point hotel is subject to change.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are available for this tour at an additional cost, please contact our customer support team to arrange this once you have a confirmed booking.

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    Location
    Start and end in Glasgow.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Globus to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this Globus booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 6 January 2019 the full payment of $3,050 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 $3050 for Scottish Highlands & Islands, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,047 km.
    • Glasgow (Scotland)
    • 67 km
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 49 km
    • St Andrews (Scotland)
    • 70 km
    • Pitlochry (Scotland)
    • 91 km
    • Inverness (Scotland)
    • 200 km
    • Orkney Islands (Scotland)
    • 263 km
    • Isle of Skye (Scotland)
    • 123 km
    • Isle of Mull (Scotland)
    • 28 km
    • Iona (Scotland)
    • 28 km
    • Isle of Mull (Scotland)
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