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The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness

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    Stop At: Invermoriston Falls, Village Hall Car Park, Invermoriston Scotland

    We pause at Invermoriston for photos of Loch Ness

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Eilean Donan Castle, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8DX Scotland

    After Loch Ness, our Skye Tour continues on to Eilean Donan Castle*; one of Scotland’s most photographed castles. The castle is situated on its own island at the head of Loch Duich. We take time here to explore the castle and its atmospheric surroundings.

    Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes

    Stop At: Portree Harbour, Off the Sound of Rassay, Portree Scotland

    After Eilean Donan, we continue our journey to the Isle of Skye, passing over the Skye Bridge and on to the small village of Portree for our lunchtime stop. Portree, although a small harbour village, is the capital of Skye, and is surrounded by rocky cliffs and rolling hills. Its beautiful surroundings make it a perfect stop to have lunch and enjoy views of the boats.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Old Man of Storr, Scotland

    We stop at the Old Man of Storr for photos

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kilt Rock, Scotland

    We pause at Kilt Rock for photos

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kyle of Lochalsh Viewpoint and picnic place, Kyle of Lochalsh, Kyle IV40 8BT, UK

    We stop at the Kyle of Lochalsh for refreshments

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Strome Castle, on the shore of Loch Carron, Lochcarron Scotland

    We stop at Loch Carron for views of Strome Castle.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Bus Station, Farraline Park, Inverness, Inverness IV1 1NH, UK
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    12h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Local guide
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Eilean Donan Castle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 5 years
    • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 33 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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    A very pleasant and fully contained discover Highlands and Isle of Skye. Tour guide Marita toward place us a wonderful exploring adventure in historical, cultural, natural, ancient, geographical, beautiful Isle of Skye, Highlands and Scotland journey. Also a comfortable coach
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    What a amazing day touring the island and Isle of Skye. Chris our guide made the day. Didn’t matter what the weather outside was doing. Ie rain and wind.
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    Response from Timberbush T, Front Office Manager at The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hello Todd C, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review for your Driver-Guide Chris and your Isle of Skye day tour. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us! I am so pleased to hear that Chris was able to keep you entertained on tour with his excellent knowledge of Skye despite the weather! I hope this made the tour all the more special for you and am so glad to hear that you had a great day trip! Please do think of us again if you wish to travel more in Scotland. All the best, Shea
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    We were in 2 minds about doing this tour, as it ends up being quite expensive in our currency. We were glad we ended up booking it! Our guide Neil was witty, pleasant and has a wealth of knowledge to impart. The bus is comfortable, which made the long hours bearable. Frequent
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    Response from Timberbush T, Front Office Manager at The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hello Yahya A, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for your Driver-Guide Neil and your 1 day Skye tour. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us! I am so pleased to hear that Neil was able to keep you entertained on tour with his excellent knowledge and interesting stories. I hope this made the tour all the more special for you along with all of the beautiful stops! Please do think of us again if you wish to travel more in Scotland. All the best, Shea
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    Timberbush Tours do a fab job with this tour to the Isle of Skye!! We enjoyed the bus ride to & from with our driver Ryan!! He should be a stand-up comic!! He kept the whole bus laughing while regaling us with facts and history of the lands and the towns as we passed them. The
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    Response from Timberbush T, Front Office Manager at The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hello danala22, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for your Driver-Guide Ryan and your 1 day Skye tour. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us! I am so pleased to hear that Ryan was able to keep you entertained on tour with his excellent knowledge, interesting stories and brilliant humour! I hope this made the tour all the more special for you! I am happy to hear that you found Skye as enchanting as we do and will return in the future as well, it is wroth it! Please do think of us again if you wish to travel more in Scotland. All the best, Shea
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    We four friends had this day trip on 29 September. It was an amazing experience. Natural beauty, highly informative and impressive live commentary by Ryan and great tour itinerary made the whole day ever memorable. Superb planning and efficient time management and nice
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    Response from Timberbush T, Front Office Manager at The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hello 84w, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for your Driver-Guide Ryan and your 1 day Skye tour. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us! I am so pleased to hear that Ryan was able to keep you entertained on tour with his excellent knowledge, interesting stories and extra care for punctuality! I hope this made the tour all the more special for you! Thank you for your kind words about Ryan and we are so pleased to have created such a memorable day for you! Please do think of us again if you wish to travel more in Scotland. All the best, Shea
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