TOUR ALL FLAVOURS OF SCOTLAND & SKYE!
TOUR OF 5 DAYS + 4 NIGHTS + ACCOMMODATIONS + FULL BREAKFAST INCLUDED.
Dinners and Airport Transfers Optional.
1045 Miles / 1.680 Km
April to September
Incredible Landscapes and Sensations tasting all the diversity of Scotland in 6 days.
For the whole family, group or make new friends!
Regions to visit: Caledonian Canal – West Ross – Moray Firth – Cairngorms National Park – The Kingdom of Fife – Skye Island – Loch Ness – The Royal Deeside – Perthshire – Ross & Cromarty – Dundee & Angus – The Scottish Highlands – Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park – Lochaber – Aberdeenshire and much more!
Welcome to SCOTLAND: we can say that to the paradise!. This wonderful country has been qualified in 2017 by reference publications in the world of Tourism and Leisure Travel as the most beautiful country in the world.
Just arrive to Scotland you will realize that it really is a bucolic and romantic country where there are and that even its light is different. Numerous places and points of visit of this impressive country are a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and it is not for less. Its beautiful and green landscapes and its buildings will leave enough trace in you so that you never forget it and we will do everything possible because you live it and enjoy it intensely.
In this impressive 5 days Tour / Holiday program we will take you to live and taste practically three-quarters of the impressive Scotland or Alba in its original Celtic language the Scottish Gaelic. From the East Coast, the two immense National Parks, the North East Coast of the North Sea to the beautiful island of reference for the outdoor cinema; Skye, we are not going to miss practically anything along the way. This Tour is a selection of all the variety that this ancient and mystical country can offer us in only five wonderful days.
DIA 1: History day and amazing sceneries!
Regions: Kingdom of Fife, Perthshire, The Royal Deeside & Cairngorms National Park!
Here we go, we depart to adventure and discovery!. Our first stop is under the three majestic bridges of Edinburgh, which cross the Firth of Forth in the North Sea and one of them is a World Heritage Site for its impressive structure. The three bridges are among the longest in the world within their characteristics. Towards the Kingdom of Fife! Do you want to visit another ancient capital of Scotland and the place where the body of the most famous king of Scotland is buried with his own paper in the famous Braveheart movie? then we take you to visit the tomb of Robert The Bruce, the king who regained the sovereignty of Scotland at the hands of Edward I of England. Ships?, Ancient wooden ships?. We go next to the Discovery Ship, the oldest three-masted wooden ship in Scotland. Intense day today, we have not finished, there are more flavours to be tasted. St. Andrews, the city that gave birth to the flag of Scotland, the cradle and Mecca of Golf, film beaches and the oldest university in Scotland and third of the English-speaking world, the ruins of its Castle and huge Cathedral. We also visited Pitlochry, the Scottish touristy Victorian town par excellence. But we are not finished yet, an incredible day for your memories and full of feeling! We will look out over the castle citadel on a most famous cliff in Scotland, we travel through landscapes that may well be the Highlands further north through the centre of the Cairngorms National Park and today we are going to rest well, we will have our wonderful dinner and we will review all this wonderful and intense day in Aberdeen; the mystical city of granite!
DAY 2: Whiskey distilleries and cruise on Loch Ness!
Regions: Aberdeenshire, Moray Fjord, Inverness-shire!
Awesome day today too, you are going to see and taste it; Awesome! Yesterday we left behind the immense and green Cairngorms National Park, the largest National Park in the United Kingdom in the heart of Scotland where the Royal British family has its official residence in Scotland; the Castle of Balmoral. Today we are going to take strengths not only with our full and typical breakfast, but with the smells and flavours of the best Whisky in the world; the Scotch. Scotland is the country per excellence of many things that we can not still imagine, not only one of the most important countries in the Age of the Illustration or for its literature with works like “Shelock Holmes”, “Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde “, or its impressive Victorian buildings, or being the birthplace of Golf among many other materials but also for being the country of Whisky or ” Water of Life” as the ancient Celtic Picts called it, well, let’s go to visit and taste one of its beautiful distilleries, perhaps the most famous in the whole world. From here we will visit Bronze age dolmens that take us to the past along with the protagonists of the famous “Outlander” series, as well as visiting the remains of the settlement and Celtic Picts forts of Scotland. Well, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at this point, but we’re not done, we’re going to sail on the Loch Ness looking for Nessie, who knows … maybe she’ll come out and say hello … We finished this incredible and varied day in the capital of the Highlands without known limits; Inverness!
DAY 3: Nature day and incredible tale landscapes!
Regions: Highlands: Ross & Cromarty!
Well, we have taken you to many typical and hidden places and visits already upon arriving at this wonderful day. You have visited many of the most touristic and other hidden places along with our secrets in one of the most beautiful countries in the world; Scotland. Well, you still have many more varieties and hidden corners to see, we are mixing for you with the best possible taste, the different facets of this romantic country. Today we have another moving and wild day!. We leave from the capital of the Highlands to a beautiful lighthouse where the curious dolphins usually lean out to greet expectant tourists, we enter and visit the palace and gardens of French style par excellence here in Scotland, we will be surprised! And in addition to the inhospitable and wild landscapes that we will cross, including huge waterfalls and gorges, we will show you the two jewels of the Highlands and West Ross; the beautiful villages of Ullapool and Plockton where in addition to enjoying a tasty local dinner, we can listen Scottish folk music live to sleep in the one of the most Scottish environment feeling one Scot more!
DAY 4: Sailing day and exploring Skye!
Regions: Highlands; the stunning Skye Island!
Here we go again, we are conquering Scotland, better say it, Scotland is conquering our soul and still we have the best to visit; The island of heaven, the island where more directors have filmed outdoors scenes; Skye Island!. We are going to visit it in full. Its magnificent games of lights and colours makes it for example the island chosen by Steven Spielberg to shoot his film “The BFG” or “My friend the Giant” also another like “Prometheus”, “King Arthur; the Legend of the Sword “,” Macbeth “,” Transformers; the last King “and well, a very long list. We embark on a cruise on the North Atlantic Ocean where we will see how the curious seals are looking at us, as well as wonderful lochs and mountains on the island itself, the mythical Neist Point, the Fairy Glen and we also travel and we walk today the most characteristic points of this mysterious island; Kilt Rock, Quiraing, Old Man of Storr and its capital Portree or “Puerto del Rey” with its famous bay surrounded by picturesque colourful houses. Today we dine and sleep here, in a bucolic dream within the same island to feel more the country that forms 790 islands and firths; Scotland, amazing day full of natural beauty!
DAY 5: Castles, Glens, Lochs & Munros = Scotland – Alba!
Regions: Lochaber, Glencoe and Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park!
We truly believe that today you continue rubbing your eyes, sure you are saving in your memory, palate and soul all the wonderful and different images of Scotland-Alba that you have visited and lived and it is not for less, it is stunning. Today there is not a moment of sadness because we are going to head towards the beautiful capital of Scotland, but on the contrary, each of the days of this impressive Tour in that, impressive and wonderful. Today we are going to the some of the most visited and characteristic treasures of Scotland, we go for the first. We left the Isle of Skye to “conquer” the magnificent castle and cover of most of the advertising of the Scottish Tourist board: “Castle of Eilean Donan“, where great films of the history of cinema have been filmed as “The immortals (Highlander)”, “James Bond 007; The world is never enough “and others. Here a regiment of Spanish soldiers took refuge from the attacks of the British army in the eighteenth century, in this remote place that can only be accessed by walking on a narrow bridge. Well, what to tell you today, because you will be amazed again; We are descending along the beautiful Caledonian Canal, visiting the Harry Potter train viaduct and the loch of the magic school of Hogwarts, Fort William, the valley of tears and its stately mountains; Glencoe We visit the most extensive lake in the United Kingdom: Lake Lomond in the Trossachs National Park to reach our Capital: Edinburgh; dinner and rest because probably the next day you will want visit to it!. You will have to wake up from this trip to another time, from this wonderful foray into the past to return to the present! We assure you that will remember this Tour throughout your whole life and we will be here, in Scotland, waiting for you again!
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