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Scottish Highlands & Islands (12 destinations) - Globus
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14 days

Scottish Highlands & Islands (12 destinations)

Start and end in Glasgow
Tour Operator:
Globus
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
51206
Hygiene Measures:
Included
Private available:
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US $3,229
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Itinerary

Start and end in Glasgow! With the In-depth Cultural tour Scottish Highlands & Islands (12 destinations), you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Glasgow, Scotland and 9 other destinations in Scotland. Scottish Highlands & Islands (12 destinations) includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
  2. Day 2: GLASGOW–FALKIRK–ROYAL BURGH OF CULROSS–LINLITHGOW–EDINBURGH
  3. Day 3: EDINBURGH
  4. Day 4: EDINBURGH. EXCURSION TO ABBOTSFORD
  5. Day 5: EDINBURGH–ST. ANDREWS–PITLOCHRY–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–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. EXCURSION TO ISLE OF IONA
  13. Day 13: ISLE OF MULL–INVERARAY–GLASGOW
  14. Day 14: GLASGOW
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Good
    3.3
  • Guide
    Rather poor
    2.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Average
    2.7
  • Food
    Average
    2.7
  • 4.4
  • JL
    · November 1st, 2017
    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... Show more
    Trip date: August 2017
  • JL
    · November 1st, 2017
    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... Show more
    Trip date: August 2017
  • PG
    · July 27th, 2017
    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... Show more
    Trip date: July 2017
  • EM
    · May 28th, 2017
    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... Show more
    Trip date: May 2017

Dates & Availability

14 days
Scottish Highlands & Islands (12 destinations)
From Glasgow to Glasgow
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • 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.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course we can! If you wish to arrange additional accommodation then please contact our customer support team once you have a confirmed booking.

    • What is the age range?

      This tour has an age range of 8 - 80 years old. This means children under the age of 8 will not be eligible to participate in this tour. There are no strict upper age requirements providing passengers are comfortable with the itinerary.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      If you are travelling alone on this tour, a mandatory single supplement will be added to the tour price. You can see the additional surcharge on the 'Book Now' page.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      This is a list of accommodations that the operator will typically use on this tour, however, please be aware that they are subject to change:

      Glasgow: Doubletree By Hilton Glasgow Central
      Edinburgh: Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
      Inverness: Mercure Inverness Hotel
      Thurso: St Clair Hotel
      Isle Of Skye: Dunollie Hotel
      Isle Of Mull: Isle Of Mull Hotel
      Glasgow: Doubletree By Hilton Glasgow Central

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

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • Is this trip guaranteed to depart?

      While there is no guarantee this trip historically sells out quickly. Please confirm with the CS team.

    • Does this tour go through Lancaster or I should I take a side trip there?

      This tour doesn't go to Lancaster, and it has a very tight schedule, so I would recommend adding an independent trip to Lancaster either before or after the tour.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      Scotland
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type G.

      Type G
      Scotland
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before June 6th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 6th, 2021, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Globus. 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 50 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Globus will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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