3 day Isle of Skye and the Highlands tour with Jacobite steam train

60 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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What To Expect

Spend three days exploring the Scottish Highlands with a local guide at your side and fall in love with its beauty. You'll head north to discover some of the most iconic scenery and sights that Scotland has to offer including the Isle of Skye and even feel like you've gone back in time as you hop on board a Jacobite steam train. Bid Edinburgh farewell and start your journey north, you'll travel through the stunning Scottish countryside and make a couple of stops along the way at Dunkeld and Fort Augustus where you can might spot Nessie if you're lucky. Your home for the night will be on the Isle of Skye in the town of Portree and you'll be ready to spend your second day exploring this scenic island. Bursting with myths and legends, you'll hear all about the tales of Bonnie Prince Charlie's escape from the mainland and more as you discover the beauty of Scotland's most iconic island. You'll see everything from Old Man of Storr, Kilt Rock with its cascading waterfall and Dunvegan's impressive castle before having another night on the island to relax and sleep. It's at this point that things change a little depending on the season. In the summer (from mid-April to mid-October), you'll have the chance to explore the castle and gardens of Clan Donald Skye before taking the ferry to the west coast fishing village of Mallaig. It is here, that you will board the iconic Jacobite steam train for an unforgettable journey.

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Important info

Know in advance:

  • Please note this is a tour with Bed and Breakfast Twin Room. Two people are required to book this tour
  • The minimum age for this tour is 5 years old. All those under 17 years old must be accompanied over 18 years old
  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure
  • Collapsible wheelchairs can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them to board and disembark but please be aware that Highland hotels and guesthouses do not have elevators. Guests should be able to walk up steps in order to access rooms

Remember to bring:

  • Please note that students must bring a valid ISIC/ISE/ITIC card
What's included
Accommodation. Local Scottish Guide. Jacobite Steam Train ride (Harry Potter Train). Dunvegan Castle entrance. Ferry Crossing entrance. Dunkeld Cathedral. Audio guide (Chinese, Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, and Italian)
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Know Before You Go

Discover the history of the Vikings and their ancient myths and legends. Explore the iconic sights and scenery of Scotland during this three day tour. Venture into the Highlands and the magical Isle of Skye with a local guide. Step back in time as you hop on board a Jacobite steam train during the summer season. Bed and Breakfast accommodation for 2 nights

Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until 2 months in advance
Meeting Point

Radical Travel Office at 60 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1TB.