Plan your travel to UK, made up of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom may not always seem very united - indeed, Scotland came close to voting for independence in 2014. Yet this historic state is packed with appeal for the visitor, from pulsing cities to stunning countryside. Scotland has so much to offer, it is packed with history, stunning landscapes, great food, and charismatic locals. Plan a trip to Scotland, avail Journey Cart Holidays Scotland tour packages at discounted price.
Welcome to Edinburgh - the inspiring capital of Scotland. On arrival in Edinburgh, you will be met and transferred by our representative by a private vehicle to your hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure to explore this magnificent city. Overnight in Edinburgh.
After having breakfast at the hotel, Discover the city of Edinburgh on an hop on hop off tour (Seat in coach). Enjoy a visit to Old Town, the Scott Monument, Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament Building, Greyfriars Bobby Memorial and the renowned Edinburgh Castle.Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in Edinburgh.
This morning, transfer from hotel to bus station in Edinburgh for a coach to Ullapool. Board the coach & en route experience the charming highland village of Dunkeld on the banks of the river Tay (Seat in coach).Embark on a trip and enjoy spectacular views from the Forth Road Bridge to the charming highland village of Dunkeld on the banks of the river Tay. Precede to Cairngorm National Park and the ancient pine forests of the Rothiemurchus estate. Have Lunch on the beautiful shores of Loch Insh before a short forest walk takes you to the ruins of Loch an Eilein castle. Overnight in Ullapool.
Explore attractions near Ullapool and discover the historic ruins of Ardvreck Castle (Seat in coach).The day is full of amazing views of some of Europe's oldest landscapes including the traditional fishing village of Lochinver. Overnight in Ullapool.
Transfer from hotel in Ullapool to hotel in Portree, enroute enjoy the scenic view of River Droma and picturesque coastline of Loch Torridon (Seat in coach).Today head south to enjoy the scenic view of the River Droma as it plunges 60m down into the Corrieshalloch Gorge. Travel past the mountains of the Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve and along the picturesque coastline of Loch Torridon. Enjoy lunch at the tranquil setting of Applecross before taking one of the highest roads in Scotland, Bealach na Ba (meaning the Pass of the cattle), with its jawdropping views, hairpin bends and precipitous cliffs. Enjoy the "tropical" Plockton where you can see palm trees growing alongside Loch Carron. Arrive at the delightful harbour town of Portree and proceed to check in at the hotel. Overnight in Portree.
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy the Isle of Skye tour. The Skye boasts off unusual beauty with its spectacular cliffs and rock formations. Marvel at the stunning views from the famous landmark, Old Man of Storr. Stroll through this unique landscapes and enjoy amazing natural views. Continue to the emerald green valley of Glendale to the Neist Point. Explore this dramatic sea cliff and visit the Neist Point lighthouse. Admire the beauty of this winding headland and lookout to the sea to catch a glimpse of minke whales. Later, tour the Dunvegan Castle and retract to Portree. Overnight in Portree.
Later, arrive in Edinburgh and transfer from bus station to hotel.Travel from hotel in Portree to bus station in Edinburgh, en-route enjoy a visit to Loch Ness (Seat in coach).This morning, transfer from hotel in Portree to bus station in Edinburgh. En route, enjoy a visit to Loch Ness - the large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands. Drive past the Cuillin Hills and admire the stunning views of Loch Duich and Kintail. Continue the tour to Loch Ness, the large and breathtaking freshwater loch famous for alleged sightings of Loch Ness Monster, "Nessie". Later, head south driving past the Blair castle and enjoy the stunning views of Grampian mountains and Loch Laggan. Overnight in Edinburgh.
Today you will be met and transferred to the airport for your return flight back home.