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Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh - Timberbush Tours
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3 days

Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh

Start and end in Edinburgh
Tour Operator:
Timberbush Tours
Max group size:
33
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
60477
From
US $180
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Highlights

  • Spend two nights on the rugged Isle of Skye
  • Snap a photo of Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis.
  • Step back in time with a visit to Eilean Donan Castle
  • See the Black Houses - ancient dwellings of the Scots

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Itinerary

Start and end in Edinburgh! With the in-depth cultural tour Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh, you have a 3 day tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 9 other destinations in Scotland. Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh includes an expert guide, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Edinburgh
    Start point Green Ensign Ewart Pub, 521 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH1 2PG, United Kingdom 09:00
  2. Day 2: Portree, Skye
  3. Day 3: Portree, Skye
    End point Waverley Train Station, Market Street, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH1 1QB, United Kingdom 19:30
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  • Accommodation
  • Insurance
  • Meals

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.6
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  • AB
    · March 08, 2020
    It was a nice 3 days tour. Could experience snow. Our Driver cum Guide Mr. Callum was nice. Thank u Timberbush travels for their organised tours. Would recommend this tour. My rating is 4/5
    Trip date: March 2020
  • MW
    · January 06, 2020
    Even though the weather was pretty nasty- we loved the tour! Gillian was an amazing guide- knowledgeable- funny and kept our spirits up despite the weather. We want to come back in the spring or autumn., It is a special place. And the Boswell was a... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • BM
    · November 21, 2019
    The tour guide had a strong Scottish accent which is fine. The tour had just 7 people 6 Asians and 1 South American. So expectation would be that the tour guide is more welcoming and gives more guidance. The castle was on the itenary and then said was... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019
  • CT
    · October 31, 2019
    This tour itinerary and our guide is absolutely awesome. If you are looking for a tour that covers the key highlights of Skye and Loch Ness within 3 days, I would recommend this your. Our tour guide is knowledgeable, flexible and has a great sense of... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • RC
    · September 26, 2019
    Lots of fast driving on narrow crooked roads in the Highlands! Take your pills if that makes you carsick.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • IS
    · August 27, 2019
    I very much enjoyed this tour, it was everything I wanted it to be. I would definitely recommend.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh reviewer 7
    · August 26, 2019
    Had a great fun while on your!
    Trip date: August 2019
  • Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh reviewer 8
    · July 13, 2019
    The Timberbush Skye tour was so much more that we could have hoped for. We got to see everything we expected and more. Marty Morrison is a master story teller, knows his history and loves his country.
    Trip date: July 2019
  • JK
    · July 09, 2019
    The tour was very well organised and I enjoyed it. I would have given the tour a better rating if not for the accommodation. This tour is run by Timberbush and I would recommend booking directly from the Timberbush website and not tourradar website.... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • KT
    · July 02, 2019
    Wonderful way of getting to know a bit about the Scottish Highlands. Very proffesional and well informed guide. Only suggested improvement is to discuss the alternatives with travellers during the trip and be more specific about time to walk around in... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2019

Dates & Availability

3 days
Skye, The Highlands & Loch Ness - from Edinburgh
From Edinburgh to Edinburgh
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FAQs

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are not included in the tour cost, but they can be arranged for additional cost. If you require airport transfers please contact our Customer Support team to do so.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      Dunvegan Castle
      Eilean Donan Castle

      Please be aware that this list is a guideline only and once you are on the tour your tour guide will be able to organise them for you.

    • 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.

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

      Whether a single supplement is available and/or mandatory is depended on the type of accommodation you choose with Timberbush Tours. Please contact our Customer Support team to arrange a single supplement or to find our more options on travelling as a solo traveller.

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you will 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

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      • For any tour departing before October 7th, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 7th, 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Timberbush Tours. 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 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 Timberbush Tours will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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