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

By: Rabbie's
  • 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 luxury Mercedes minivan 
Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Trip from Edinburgh
From US$61.70
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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Trip from Edinburgh
From US$61.66
Opt for a personalized experience of the Scottish Highlands on a small-group day trip from Edinburgh, limited to 15 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 luxury Mercedes minivan means you can feel comfortable throughout the journey to and from Edinburgh.
What to Expect

Your tour begins with pickup from a central Edinburgh location. Board an air-conditioned Mercedes minivan 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.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Amazing scenery didn't see the lushness monster though

Our guide Iain was great passionate knowledgable and entertaining. His knowledge was unbelievable and thorough on all associated topics. Very professionally done.

Thank Evvy B
Reviewed 3 days ago
Patient, knowledgeable tour guide on a stunning day trip through the Highlands

Our tour guide Nick was incredibly patient in dealing with some rather rude fellow travelers. He was extremely knowledgeable (yet still managed to be personable and funny) and made the 12-hour day trip a delight and a pleasure; he clearly knew his Scottish history and...More

Thank Elleteabee
Reviewed 3 days ago
Absolute Recommended

We had the 1day Loch Ness tour on a Thursday morning with our amazing tour guide Gavin! What a great guy! He was very friendly and he was "feeling" the group so he was adjusting to our needs. We heard and learn so many fun...More

Thank Giannis S
Reviewed 3 days ago
Informative & Relaxing

Al was our guide and hands down he is the most knowledgeable, passionate tour guide we have met. He clearly loves Scotland and his pride made our tour all the more enjoyable. He navigated the roads safely while also imparting relevant information from current economic...More

Thank JohnsonsEdm
Reviewed 3 days ago
Beautiful scenery - but lots of time in the van

This tour is a great way to cover a lot of area in one day. Beautiful scenery - our tour guide Ewan B. was great and very knowledgeable. But if I did it again, I would rent a car and avoid all the touristy stops....More

Thank amycooks
Rabbie's, Public Relations Manager at Rabbie's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Amy, We appreciate that tours are not for everyone and we thank you for your fair and balanced feedback about that. We are really pleased that you did enjoy the experience overall and in particular, Ewan as your guide. Loch Ness is a world...More

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Modou M
17 June 2018|
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Response from Johnny R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware, Gambian nationals require a standard UK visitor visa unless they have family who are UK citizens. You can apply for a tourist visa on gov.uk.
15 June 2018|
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Response from Kerry G | Reviewed this property |
I think any kid under 12 would have a tough time sitting. It's nearly a 12-hour day, with lots of driving, even though there are frequent stops. In case it's relevant even to older kids, there's no wifi in the van, and very... More
Pam R
8 June 2018|
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Response from Albruschetta | Reviewed this property |
12 hours