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Day Tours

Dates through Mar 2019

Great Day Out Fantastic Day Tours from Scotland

Great Way to See Scotland

Create your perfect Scotland vacation by booking any one of our Great Day Out 1-day tours. Guaranteed departures and daily operation brings you the best of Scotland with these great tours. Day tours depart from Edinburgh.

Escorted Tours

Dates through Nov 2017

ISLE OF SKYE & THE WEST HIGHLANDS

6-Nights with 4 days of touring featuring the Isle of Skye & the West Highlands, plus 2 independent nights Edinburgh

NEW LOWER PRICES!!

4 days to enjoy the grandeur of Scottish glens, mountains and coastline at a relaxed pace. Highlights include the stunning scenery to be found on the Isle of Skye, Eilean Donan Castle, dramatic Glencoe and Glenfinnan for a fantastic round trip of some of Scotland’s best scenery. Plus 2 nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Dates through Nov 2017

DEVON AND CORNWALL - a Magical Land of Legends

7-Nights with 5 days of touring and 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

TOUR FANTASTIC ENGLAND!

5 days to explore the extreme south west of Britain. Home to Arthurian legends, Celtic kingdoms, Roman towns, beautiful beaches, wild moorlands with legendary beasts, Norman cathedrals and extraordinary coastlines. With 2 nights hotel in London (pre/post), and 2 nights in both Exeter and Falmouth (at your choice of B&B or hotel)

Dates through March 2018

LOCH NESS & INVERNESS

3-Nights with 2 days of custom touring featuring Loch Ness & Inverness plus 2 independent nights Edinburgh

Escape into the wilderness of Glencoe, on this two-day tour traveling the Great Glen and Loch Ness. Visit the local distillery in Pitlochry for a drink, before continuing onto the Cairngorm National Park, where you can take in the majestic sights of the ancient Caledonian Pine Forests. Discover Inverness, the capital of the Highlands at your leisure, followed by historic touring of Edinburgh, where you will discover sights such as Urquhart Castle. Enjoy a pre and post night in Edinburgh, allowing you the pleasure to tour the city at your own pace.

Dates through March 2019

The Cotswolds, Bath, & Oxford

3-Nights with 2 days of custom touring - includes 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

Discover Britain with this two-day tour showcasing the highlights of Cotswolds. Wander amidst the largest stone circle in the world, view the site of the Cherhill White Horse dating back to 1780, and venture into the picturesque village of Lacock. Also, enjoy a pre and post night in London to explore the city at your own pace.

Dates through March 2018

ISLE OF SKYE

4-Nights with 3 days of custom touring - includes 2 Nights in Edinburgh (pre/post) and 2 Nights in Portree on Isle of Skye

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with three (3) days to explore some of the most dramatic and beautiful places in the Highlands and the romantic island of Skye. Highlights also include Glencoe, Loch Ness, Eilean Donan Castle, and the 5 Sisters of Kintail. Staying two (2) nights (in a B&B or a local hotel, as selected) in the picturesque harbor town of Portree on the Isle of Skye.

Dates through October 2018

ISLE OF ARRAN ADVENTURE

4-Nights with 3 days of touring featuring the Isle of Arran, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

SCOTLAND IN MINATURE!

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with three (3) days to explore the West Coast of Scotland - the Isle of Arran, Argyll, and the Ayrshire coast. A unique opportunity to visit the Island of Arran: often known as Scotland in Miniature. You will discover stunning scenery, beautiful beaches, ancient castles, standing stones, picturesque villages, and great local food and drinks. Stay two (2) nights in Brodick on the Island of Arran with pre/post nights in Edinburgh.

Dates through October 2018

LAKE DISTRICT EXPLORER

4-Nights with 3 days of touring and 2 nights in Edinburgh (pre/post) and 2 nights in Keswick

Enjoy 2 independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with 3 days spent discovering beautiful Lake District! Highlights include The Scottish Borders, Castlerigg Standing Stones, Lake Windermere, Hawkeshead, and Whinlatter Forest Park.For the variety of landscapes and history packed into three days, this tour is difficult to beat. Stay 2 nights in Keswick in the heart of the Lake District. (**During July this tour may stay in the lakeside town of Windermere instead).

Dates through March 2019

Leeds Castle, White Cliffs, & Flavours of Kent

4-Nights with 3 days of touring - includes 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

Kent, the Garden of England. Three days exploring Britain's garden county, it's castles, coast, villages and vineyards. We enjoy two independent days in London (pre/post) followed by three leisurely days spent in the south eastern corner of England, an area known for its natural beauty and rural charm. Discover ancient castles, medieval Canterbury cathedral and stand atop the natural marvel of the White Cliffs of Dover. Take time to savor the flavors of Kent, from the legendary Whitstable Oysters to the crisp English wines produced in this area.

Dates through October 2018

ORKNEY EXPLORER FROM INVERNESS

4-Nights with 3 days of touring featuring the Northern Coast of Scotland from Inverness

Enjoy 2-nights in Inverness (pre/post) and 2-nights in Kirkwall while touring Scotland's Northern Coast. The archipelago of Orkney hides many treasures: and on our new three-day tour, your experienced guide will ensure you find the best of them. You’ll unearth some of the most well-preserved prehistoric sights in Europe, examine a beautiful red sandstone coast, and discover the vibrant culture of remote island communities. It’s an experience you’ll treasure for a lifetime.

Dates through March 2019

SHAKESPEARE’S ENGLAND & THE BEST OF COTSWOLDS

5-days/4-nights with 3-days of touring and 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

A fabulous tour. Enjoy London and 3 Days touring Shakespeare's England, with the Best of Cotswolds, making the most of your vacation. With 2 nights in London (pre/post) and 2 nights in Shrewsbury.

Dates through November 2018

SPEYSIDE WHISKY TRAIL

4-Nights, with 3 days of custom touring and 2 nights in Edinburgh (pre/post) and 2 nights in Grantown on Spey

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with three (3) days of touring. A warm welcome awaits you in Speyside, home to more than half of Scotland's malt whiskey distilleries. Your three (3) day adventure allows you to sit back and let us do the driving whilst you visit some of the finest whiskey distilleries in Scotland and enjoy the magnificent scenery of Cairngorm, Speyside and Royal Deeside.

Dates through March 2019

STONEHENGE, GLASTONBURY, BATH & THE S. WEST Coast

4-Nights with 3-days of touring (includes 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

Embark on an adventurous tour, exploring the “best of the west”, with sights such as Stonehenge, the Jurassic Coast, Dartmoor, and Glastonbury. Appreciate the historic cities of Exeter and Bath, a town full of relics of its Roman paths and famous baths. Also, explore London at your leisure with a pre and post night.

Dates through March 2019

ISLAY & THE WHISKEY COAST

5-Nights with 4 days of touring featuring Islay, the Whisky Coast, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

Two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with four (4) days to immerse yourself on the world famous Isle of Islay, a whiskey connoisseurs dream.

Dates through September 2018

OUTLANDER TRAIL

5-Nights with 4 days of touring, plus 2 nights (pre/post) in Edinburgh

Join us on our Outlander themed tour, designed especially for the fans of all things Jamie & Claire. You will be following in the footsteps of these epic lovers, visiting locations which have be used for the filming of the long a waited Outlander Series as well as locations which would have inspired Diana Gabaldon in writing her fabulous book series. Share this unique and special experience with Outlander fans from around the world, discuss your favorite quotes from the books and soak up the mystic and romantic atmosphere of autumnal Scotland. Limited to the first sixteen (16) tour participants and is a very popular tour. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Dates through March 2019

ISLE OF SKYE & THE WEST HIGHLANDS - 2018

5-Nights with 4 days of touring featuring the Isle of Skye & the West Highlands, plus 2 independent nights Edinburgh

4 days to enjoy the grandeur of Scottish glens, mountains and coastline at a relaxed pace. Highlights include the stunning scenery to be found on the Isle of Skye, Eilean Donan Castle, dramatic Glencoe and Glenfinnan for a fantastic round trip of some of Scotland’s best scenery. Plus 2 nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Dates through March 2019

DEVON AND CORNWALL - 2018

6-Nights with 5 days of touring and 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

5 days to explore the extreme south west of Britain. Home to Arthurian legends, Celtic kingdoms, Roman towns, beautiful beaches, wild moorlands with legendary beasts, Norman cathedrals and extraordinary coastlines. With 2 nights hotel in London (pre/post), and 2 nights in both Exeter and Falmouth (at your choice of B&B or hotel)

Dates through October 2018

DISCOVER WALES

6-Nights with 5 days of touring and 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

Our exploration of Wales continues in 2018 with the return of our Discover Wales tour. Where the national animal is a mythical dragon, Wales will not disappoint. Explore three national parks, visit an incredible array of castles, and learn about the ancient Celtic culture. Plus enjoy two nights in London (pre/post).

Dates through November 2018

HIGHLAND EXPLORER

6-Nights with 5 days of touring, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

Two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with five (5) days to explore some of the most dramatic and beautiful places in the Highlands and the romantic Isle of Skye. Five days of Scotland's breathtaking best, including the dramatic mountain scenery of Assynt. Experience the remote white sandy beaches of the Northern Highlands, walk through the ancient pine forests of the Cairngorm National Park and soak up the romantic beauty of the Isle of Skye. Stay two (2) nights in the fishing village of Ullapool and two (2) nights in the picturesque harbor town of Portree, on the Isle of Skye.

Dates through October 2018

IONA, MULL & THE ISLE OF SKYE

6-Nights with 5 days of touring with 2 independent nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post touring), followed by five (5) days to enjoy four (4) fantastic West Coast Islands including the islands of Mull, Iona and Staffa and the romantic beauty of the Isle of Skye. Highlights also include Loch Lomond National Park, Eilean Donan Castle, Glenfinnan, the White sands of Morar, traveling over the sea to the Isle of Skye, Glencoe and Loch Ness for a great sample of the best of Scotland. Stay two (2) nights in Oban, seafood capital of Scotland and two (2) nights in the Plockton, plus first and last nights in Edinburgh.

Dates through October 2018

MAGICAL MULL, IONA & the WEST HIGHLANDS ISLES

5-Nights with 4 days of touring featuring Mull, Iona & the West Highlands, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with four (4) days bring you the Magic of Mull! Spending three (3) nights in the prettiest harbor town, Tobermory. A fantastic new itinerary with Mull, Iona and the West Highlands.

Dates through October 2018

ORKNEY AND SCOTLAND’S NORTHERN COAST

6-Nights with 5 days of touring and 2 independent nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with five (5) days touring, Orkney Explorer – escape to Scotland’s northern extremes. A tour to treasure for a lifetime. Highlights of the tour are the magical beauty and prehistoric history of the Orkney archipelago, the rugged extremes of Scotland’s northern coastline, Loch Ness and the Caledonian forests of the Cairngorm National Park.

Dates through August 2018

SCOTTISH CASTLE EXPERIENCE

5-Nights with a special Castle Experience feature, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Enjoy two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with four (4) days touring. Explore Scotland’s ancient past from prehistoric to medieval. Royal residences will be highly featured on this tour as well as the stories of epic battles, mystical legends and bravery. A truly unique experience, taking in the breathtaking beauty and charm of Scotland’s Castles. All departures are guaranteed with a small group experience, having no more than sixteen (16) passengers. This is truly the way to experience Scotland and its Castles.

Dates through October 2018

YORK, the DALES, LAKE DISTRICT & HADRIAN’S WALL

5-days of touring with 2 independent nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Start your tour independently discovering Edinburgh. Join the tour and leave Edinburgh, 5 Days spent discovering the best of northern England - the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. Highlights include Alnwick Castle, York and York Minster, Whitby, Robin Hood's Bay, the Yorkshire Dales, Lake Windermere, Wordsworth's Cottage, Hadrian's Wall and the Scottish Borders.

Dates through October 2018

Heart of England, Wales & Yorkshire

6-Nights with 5 days of touring and 2 independent nights in London (pre/post)

Two (2) independent days in London (pre/post) with five (5) Days exploring Shakespeare country, the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, the mountains and Crusader castles of northern Wales, the refined elegance of Chatsworth House, the scenic beauty of the Peak District and Yorkshire Dales with time to discover the historic cities of York and Cambridge. Stay two (2) nights in the historic town of Shrewsbury and two (2) nights in the medieval city of York. Please note - on some dates this tour may stay in Chester for the first two (2) nights.

Dates through October 2018

OUTER HEBRIDES & SKYE ADVENTURE

7-Nights with 6 days of touring and 2 independent nights in Edinburgh (pre/post)

Start your tour independently discovering Edinburgh. Then, get away from it all with this magnificent adventure to the Outer Hebridean Islands of Lewis and Harris, home to pre-historic stone circles of Callanish and the famous white sandy beaches of Harris. Your tour will also include magical Ullapool and the Isle of Skye. End your tour with an independent night in Edinburgh!

Dates through October 2018

Islay, Iona, Mull, & Skye

9-Nights with 8 days of touring featuring the Islay, the Whisky Coast, Iona, Mull & the Isle of Skye, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

Two (2) independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with eight (8) days to days to immerse yourself on the world famous Isle of Islay, a whiskey connoisseurs dream, before enjoying a four island fest including the rolling mountains of gentle Mull, the spiritual and ever peaceful island of Iona, the extraordinary and inspiring island of Staffa and the dramatics and majesty of the island of Skye.

Dates through October 2018

LONDON TO EDINBURGH ADVENTURE

9-Night tour featuring Shakespeare’s England, Wales, Yorkshire and the Lake District, plus an independent night in London and in Edinburgh

Bringing you the best of Britain; exploring Shakespeare country, the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, North Wales and the scenic beauty of the Peak District, the Yorkshire Dales with time to discover the historic cities of York and Cambridge. The best of northern England - with highlights including Alnwick Castle, York Minster, Whitby, Robin Hood's Bay, Lake Windermere, Wordsworth's Cottage, Hadrian's Wall. Includes one night (Hotel) in London, one night (Hotel) in Edinburgh, with touring and your choice of B&B or Hotel in Shrewsbury, York, and Keswick.

Dates through October 2018

Iona, Mull, Skye, & Orkney

10-Nights with 9 days of touring featuring the featuring Iona, Mull, Isle of Skye and Orkney, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

The tour of dreams! Two independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with nine (9) days to enjoy five (5) fantastic west coast islands and the prehistoric beauty and history of the northern Orkney islands. Tour highlights include the rolling splendor of the island of Mull, the peace and spirituality of Columba's Iona, with an optional visit to the breathtaking and musical island of Staffa, followed by the dramatic beauty of our most famous of Islands, Skye. Let the ‘misty island' enchant you with her incredible bounty before heading to the Orkney archipelago, rich in its archaeological treasures. Highlights also include infamous Glencoe, the national park and bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, Eilean Donan castle, and no trip would be complete without a visit to the eerie shores of Loch Ness.

Dates through September 2018

ORKNEY, THE OUTER HEBRIDES AND SKYE

11-Nights with 10 days of touring featuring Orkney, Isle of Skye, Isle of Harris and Inverness, plus 2 independent nights in Edinburgh

Enjoy 2 independent days in Edinburgh (pre/post) with 10 days of touring! enjoy the archaeological wonders and prehistoric history of the northern Orkney Isles, coupled with an escape to the Western Isles of Lewis and breathtaking Harris.

Dates through October 2018

Scottish Islands Highlights

13-Night Escorted Tour

Explore the extremes of North West Europe's last great wilderness. 12 days to enjoy 4 fantastic west coast islands and the prehistoric beauty & history of the northern Orkney Islands, coupled with an escape to the Western Isles of Lewis and breathtaking Harris. Also explore Edinburgh at your own pace, with 2 independent nights (pre/post).

Dates through October 2018

Island Hopping Adventure

15-Night Escorted Tour

Explore the extremes of North West Europe's last great wilderness. 14 days to enjoy 7 fantastic west coast islands and the prehistoric beauty & history of the northern Orkney Islands, coupled with an escape to the Western Isles of Lewis and breathtaking Harris. Also explore Edinburgh at your own pace, with 2 independent nights (pre/post).

Dates through October 2018

Island Hopping Extravaganza

18-Night Escorted Tour

Explore the extremes of North West Europe's last great wilderness. 17 days to enjoy 8 fantastic west coast islands and the prehistoric beauty & history of the northern Orkney Islands, coupled with an escape to the Western Isles of Lewis and breathtaking Harris. Also explore Edinburgh at your own pace, with 2 independent nights (pre/post).

Rail Tours

Dates through November 2017

SCOTLAND BY TRAIN - Independent Rail Adventure

Our most popular independent tour of Scotland. A unique opportunity for the seasoned and independent traveler to see the beauty of Scotland by train.

Self-Drive Tours

North Coast 500 - a Self Drive Adventure

North Coast 500 - Scotland’s answer to Route 66! A 516-mile round trip, that runs to and from Inverness, and around some of the most stunning coastal and mountain scenery in Europe.

Dates Through October 2018

St. Andrew Explorer

Tee Off in Scotland - St. Andrews area golfing and self-drive

Dates through November 2017

CLIFFS, COASTS and CASTLES - SELF-DRIVE VACATION WITH 9-NIGHTS PRE-BOOKED ACCOMODATIONS

Self-Drive Pre-booked accommodations

Take the guess work out of your next self-drive adventure in Scotland with our pre-booked hotel accommodations, including one night in a castle style hotel in Scotland. We have a suggested itinerary here - but you have the freedom enjoy to Scotland independently.