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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh

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Overview
Opt for a personalized experience of the Scottish Highlands on a small-group day trip from Edinburgh, limited to 16 people. Ideal for visitors with limited time, this guided tour transports you to Loch Ness and other Highland highlights with ease and efficiency. Stop at Glencoe, Cairngorms National Park, and Fort Augustus along the way, and upgrade to include a cruise on the legendary Loch Ness. Plus, traveling in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach means you can feel comfortable throughout the journey to and from Edinburgh.
Highlights
  • Take a hassle-free day trip to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
  • Let a guide bring the history of historic landmarks to life 
  • Travel comfortably in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • Small-group tour for a more personalized experience
  • Upgrade upon arrival to include a sightseeing cruise on Loch Ness
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from a central Edinburgh location. Board a top of the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach destined for the Scottish Highlands. On the way to Loch Ness, pass landmarks such as the Wallace Monument, Stirling Castle, and Linlithgow Palace. Stop at Glencoe to learn about the history of the Clan Macdonald massacre from 1692 before you journey onward through the town of Fort William. On arrival at Fort Augustus, disembark to wander around Loch Ness, or take a sightseeing cruise depending on the option chosen at checkout. Following a break for lunch (own expense), travel through Cairngorms National Park for panoramic views of Loch Laggan. Stop to explore the Victorian town of Pitlochry before returning to your original departure point in Edinburgh. Check-in closes 15 mins prior to departure
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Important Information
Departure Point
Rabbie's Cafe Bar, 6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • The chance to see "Nessie", the Loch Ness monster
  • Modern Mercedes minivan with air conditioning (maximum 16 people)
Exclusions
  • Loch Ness Cruise
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Fort Augustus Abbey
  • Entry/Admission - Loch Ness
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Check-in closes 15 minutes prior to departure
  • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Near public transportation
  • In order to retain the integrity of the tour and try to ensure that all our customers have the best possible experience, we do cap bookings from any one party to 8 passengers.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Long day - Glen Coe is spectacular and James kept the rest of it informative and fun. James is a funnier, better-looking, better-informed Richard Hammond.
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Terrific trip . Scenery of scotland is beautiful. The highlight of the day is undoubtedly our tour guide Barney . He had a wealth of knowledge and was very witty . His humour made our long trip seem so short .
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We really enjoyed this tour and the history we learned along the way from our awesome tour guide Grant. Long day but worth it!!
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We had an amazing trip, the landscapes were amazing and Jonathan was such a nice company! I recommed the trip!
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Highly recommend doing this tour. The highlands were absolutely beautiful, our tour guide Duncan was super friendly and knowledgeable about Scottish history and the geography of the area. It is a very long day but you have beautiful views for the most of it and stop many times
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  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English
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