Personal Tours of Scotland

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Loch Ness

Day one  will take us past the magnificent forth bridges, heading north and West to

Doune Castle  (famous for the filming of Monty Python & the Holy Grail, Game of Thrones (Winterfell, Pilot Episode) and the superb Blockbuster, 'Outlander'. Coffee/bathroom break at the pretty & Historic town of Callander.

Heading North, we can take a short 20 walk in the stunning Glencoe, beautiful but a tragic history!  We will stop for lunch in the magnificent setting of Claighaig Inn. We can then start to traverse the Great Glen, past Scotlands Highest Mountain, where we board a boat (optional) on the infamous Loch Ness!!

 

Overnight in Inverness or the Loch Ness area.

 

Day Two. We start the day heading towards the battlefield of Culloden Moor, immortalised in the 'Outlander' TV series, this was the 'last stand' of the Highlanders, a initiated the end of the Highland way of life, as the ethnic cleansing of the Highlands began after this battle! (1746). From Scotlands recent history, we then head to the ancient Standing stones and tombs of Clava Cairns (Pre-date Stonehenge by 1000 years!).

Lunch will be at Newtonmore Folk Village, another 'Outlander' village setting.

 

We end this wonderful tour with a wonderful walk at the Hermitage (beautiful waterfalls) and a final bathroom/Coffee break in the first capital of Scotland, Dunkeld!

 

Tour Highlights

* Forth Bridges (Edinburgh depatures only)

* Doune Castle

* Callander

* Glencoe

* Loch Ness

* Culloden Battlefield

* Clava Cairns

* Edridour Whisky Distillery (Optional)

* Dunkeld

brian@personaltoursofscotland.com

Personal Tours UK Limited T/a Personal Tours of Scotland

30 Balgibbon Drive

Callander, Perthshire,

FK17 8EU, Scotland

+44 (0) 131 235 2343