Mystery, myth, legend, and history set among some of the most breathtaking scenery of the Scottish Highlands. One of our most popular one day tours from is ourtour to Loch Ness and Glencoe, a full day taking in some of the most dramatic scenery of the Scottish Highlands. Visit Glencoe and enjoy options for a LochNess cruise and visit to Urquhart Castle
One of our most popular one day tours from Edinburgh is our tour to Loch Ness and Glencoe, a full day taking in some of the most dramatic scenery of the Scottish Highlands. Visit Glencoe and enjoy options for a Loch Ness cruise and visit to Urquhart Castle.Details
Continuing via Loch Linnhe, we stop in the Fort William area for lunch then continue into the natural beauty of the Great Glen as we pass beneath Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis. Travelling on, we admire the Caledonian Canal and the pretty village of Fort Augustus, enjoying spectacular views of Loch Ness, as we drive along the shoreline to Urquhart Castle.
Loch Ness, 24 miles long and over 700 feet deep, is most famous for its sightings of the Loch Ness monster, affectionately known as “Nessie”. Spend approximately 2 hours at Loch Ness, where you can choose to take a wonderful 5 star Jacobite loch cruise and explore the ruins ofUrquhart Castle, and learn of its history inside the modern visitor centre.
Passing through Inverness, Capital of the Highlands, we start our return for home, crossing the Grampian Mountains and the woodland scenery of Perthshire, including the Forest of Atholl, with an evening refreshment stop at the Victorian resort town of Pitlochry, en route back to Edinburgh.