BEAUTIFUL WILD WEST

 
 

Best time to travel

April - October

Trip type

Private

Best for

Luxury Adventure

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discover the beauty of the Western Highlands and the Isle of Skye

  • Enjoy the best hiking spots on Skye and around Torridon on private guided tours

  • Enjoy a luxury afternoon tea in your castle accommodation

  • Stay in exclusive high-end 4 and 5* hotels

 

You will find some of the most beautiful and mysterious landscapes in the Western Highlands and on the Isle of Skye. Soak up the stunning scenery on two beautiful guided hikes on Skye and in the Torridon Glen, enjoy the calmness while canoeing along the Caledonian Canal and live like a lord while staying in luxurious 4 and 5* hotels.

TOUR DETAILS

DAY 1 - WELCOME TO SCOTLAND

Pick up your car from the airport and make your way to Fort William. You have the rest of the day free to spend in Fort William. Overnight in Inverlochy Castle.

DAY 2 – CANOEING ON THE CALEDONIAN CANAL - AFTERNOON TEA (B)

Take in the beautiful Highlands scenery around the Great Glen while following the Great Caldonian Route in a canoe. Transfer back to Inverlochy and enjoy a sumptuous traditional afternoon tea. Overnight in Inverlochy Castle.

DAY 3 - SEA KAYAKING - THE ISLE OF SKYE (B)

Explore the calm waters and the many tiny islands on the Loch nan Ceall off the Western Scottish coast on a sea-kayaking adventure. The area is full of marine life and you might be able to spot some otters, seals and even dolphins. Take the ferry to the Isle of Skye in the afternoon, enjoy the fantastic view over the Black Cuillins from the little village of Elgol and spend some time in the picturesque village of Portree. Overnight in the Cuillin Hills Hotel.

DAY 4 - GUIDED HIKE ON SKYE (B)

Explore the wonderful unspoiled landscape of Skye on a guided hiking tour with a local guide today, who will take you to remote islands, mysterious lochs, abandoned villages and along the beautiful coastline. Take in the breath-taking scenery as you walk along and enjoy the evening around Portree in the many charming pubs and restaurants. Overnight in the Cuillin Hills Hotel.

DAY 5 - TORRIDON (B)

You will leave Skye after breakfast and make your way to the Torridon area, where another hike in the Western Highlands rewards you with stunning views across the beautiful area. Overnight in the Gold Torridon Hotel.

DAY 6 - FREE DAY (B)

You will have the day to explore the beautiful area, visit Eilean Donan Castle,  explore the beautiful Loch Maree or enjoy the morning in the sumptuous 19. century Inverewe gardens before relaxing in your hotel for the afternoon. Overnight in the Gold Torridon Hotel.

DAY 7 - DEPARTURE (B)

Make your way to the airport and departure.

OUR SERVICE FOR YOU

The itinerary is flexible and we have plenty of adventure in store, so should you wish to make minor changes to the suggested itinerary or extend your stay, we will be happy to talk to you.

 
 
 

SERVICES INCLUDED

ACCOMMODATION

High-end luxury 4 and 5* hotels

TRANSPORT

Private car hire

MEALS

Breakfasts (B), Lunches (L) and Dinners (D) as outlined

EXPERIENCES

Activities, tours & visits as outlined

GUIDE

Qualified, English speaking guide on all tours, activities and experiences

SERVICE

Expert travel planning, trip preparation and on tour support

FORMAL

Taxes and insurances for the activities