Inverness & Highlands Tour Day Excursion

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A beautiful tour of the Highlands, explore the city of Inverness and enjoy Scottish hospitality on the banks of Loch Ness. With visits to Cawdor Castle and a stop at Culloden Moor Battlefield you will experience a bit of Scottish Heritage along the way.

What´s Included

WiFi on board

What to bring

Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothing appropriate for the season in Scotland

Additional information

Not wheelchair accessible

Itinerary

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Cawdor Castle
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Cawdor Castle

With an early start from Aberdeen our first stop will be at Cawdor Castle. The castle dates from the late 14th century, built as a private fortress by the Thanes of Cawdor. An ancient medieval tower built around the legendary holly tree. We believe Cawdor Castle is a truly extraordinary place. Whether you are exploring one of the three gardens or visiting the castle itself this stop will fill you with happy memories.

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Culloden Moor
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Culloden Moor

Marking the spot of the last major battle on British soil, the wild moor at Culloden is the resting place of 1,500 Jacobite and 50 Government soldiers who fought and died here in 1746.

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Enjoy lunch with a view of Loch Ness
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Enjoy lunch with a view of Loch Ness

Time for lunch and we highly recommend visiting the Dores Inn on the shores of Loch Ness. On a cold day you can relax by the cosy log fire and enjoy lunch from a varied menu of home cooked food. On a nice day, you can eat out on the sun terrace or enjoy a drink or two from the ‘The OutDores Inn’ bar soaking up the rays in the large beer garden.

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Explore Inverness
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Explore Inverness

We are now ready to explore the city of Inverness. You'll have a bit of free time to wander through the city and explore the shops, the best used book store and walk along the river taking in the views of Inverness Castle. Inverness is the Gateway to the Highlands.

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Tomintoul Village
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Tomintoul Village

Nestled at a height of 1164 ft on the northern slopes of the Cairngorm Mountains, Tomintoul is the highest village in the Highlands. We will stretch our legs before heading back to Aberdeen.