Lochs, Highlands and Islands of Scotland

Tour Details

Lochs, Highlands and Islands of Scotland

Departing Mondays, 12th June, 17th July & 14th August 2017

 

From £279 per person sharing (June)

             £289 per person sharing (July & August)

 

 

Our tour allows you the opportunity to visit some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery. Based at The Garve Hotel – a traditional hotel offering great Scottish hospitality – we visit Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, and Ullapool and with some free time in historic Inverness.

 

Price includes:

  • Luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Port
  • Return ferry crossings with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the Garve Hotel, Garve
  • Scottish breakfast and evening meals
  • Nightly entertainment
  • Visit to Loch Ness, Isle of Skye & Ullapool
  • Free time in Inverness
  • Services of an experienced Travel Solutions tour manager

 

Supplements:

  • Single Supplement – £84 (limited rooms)

Accommodation

The Garve Hotel

http://www.garvehotel.com/

Garve is a picturesque village, situated along the Black Water River and lies five miles northwest of Contin and one mile south of Gorstan. Garve is an excellent base for exploring the Highlands and has some of the most rustic and natural landscapes Scotland has to offer. Visitors can experience the spectacular views from the famous West Highland Railway. If you prefer to experience the elements on foot then Garve and the surrounding area is known for some of the finest summits in the North Western Highlands.



< Back to description

Itinerary

Monday:

Meet your coach and travel to Belfast to join the early morning ferry crossing to Cairnryan. On arrival, you will travel through Stirling into Perthshire and onward via the Cairngorms National Park to your hotel in Garve with comfort stops en-route, arriving early evening.

 

Tuesday:

After breakfast join your coach and enjoy a tour to Ullapool and the Highlands. Travel to coastal Ullapool on the scenic shores of Loch Broom and enjoy some free time, before travelling to Tain across the heart of the Highlands via Bonar Bridge, passing through the quaint town of Dingwall along the way back to Garve.

 

Wednesday:

Today you travel towards Fort Augustus travelling along the banks of Loch Ness offering stunning views of the loch all along the route. Later you will visit Inverness the ‘Capital of the Highlands’, nestled on the banks of the River Ness. Discover the quaint buildings of the Old Town, the unique little shops or wander round one of the many art galleries.

 

Thursday:

After breakfast you travel to Isle of Skye a day of stunning scenery, quaint villages and historic glens. We’ll travel down the sweeping landscape of Glen Carron, passing the deep Loch Carron on our way to Stromeferry, a beautiful little village on its south shore. Heading over the Skye Bridge we’ll come to explore Portree; with its beautifully colourful seafront houses and its rich history featuring Bonnie Prince Charlie. Heading back to the hotel, we pass through the pretty mainland town of the Kyle of Lochalsh.

 

Friday:

After breakfast and checking out you depart your hotel on your journey homewards with comfort stops en route as you make the return to Cairnryan for your return journey to Belfast. Upon arrival you will return to your original joining point.



< Back to description

Departures between 12 Jun 2017 and 14 Aug 2017

Adult prices from £279    Child Price: £279

Download Brochure

Click the icon below to download a brochure for this tour in PDF format.