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Loch Ness, Highlands and Whisky Distillery Day Tour from Edinburgh - with unbiased reviews

Loch Ness, Highlands and Whisky Distillery Day Tour from Edinburgh

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Overview
This small-group tour is ideal for travelers wanting to experience the best of the Scottish Highlands in one easy day from Edinburgh. Save hours of research and transport planning; and discover the region’s highlights and heritage by comfortable mini coach, with a guide for background. See Stirling Castle, Glencoe, and Ben Nevis; and opt to tour a whisky distillery and cruise on Loch Ness in search of its fabled monster.
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You'll start at
Deacon's House Cafe
304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, UKDeacon's House Cafe, 304 Lawnmarket (Royal Mile), Edinburgh Zip / Postal Code: EH1 2PS
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  • 1
    Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Glencoe Lochan
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Fort Augustus Abbey
    Stop: 2 hours -
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  • 4
    Commando Monument
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Pitlochry
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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You'll end at
Deacon's House Cafe
304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, UKDeacon's House Cafe, 304 Lawnmarket (Royal Mile), Edinburgh Zip / Postal Code: EH1 2PS
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Highlights
  • See multiple Scottish Highlands highlights on a day trip from Edinburgh
  • Seamless mini coach travel, with a guide for insight you might miss if alone
  • See Glencoe and Ben Nevis; plus optional Loch Ness cruise and whisky tour
  • Enjoy ample free time to explore around Loch Ness and Fort Augustus Abbey
Important Information
Departure Point
Deacon's House Cafe, 304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PS, UK
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • The optional whisky distillery tour costs £8 per adult, £5 for children under 18 no whisky tasting
  • Optional boat cruise on Loch Ness costs £14 per adult, £9.50 for children under 16
  • Entry/Admission - Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age to travel is 7 years old (Under NO circumstances will children under 7 years old be permitted to travel on our tours/vehicles)
  • There are opportunities to take short nature walks, it is recommended to bring suitable clothing and footwear.
  • This tour in an air-conditioned mini-coach, hosted by a local Scottish guide, rated 5-stars by the official Scottish Tourist Board
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • If a service animal to required please contact us to discuss options for how we can best accommodate your needs.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 33 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: The Hairy Coo
Eva
21
The best trip you can choose!
We went to the Scottish Highlands with Stephen as our guide and let me tell you we had the best time we've ever
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Liam C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
30
Free Highlands tour
Absolutely amazing tour from start to finish. Comfy transport, a great itinerary and the tour guide (Marty) was
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Marika N
Haringey, United Kingdom
10
Do it!
Had a brilliant day with our guide, Brizo. Loads of information and craic all bundled into one! I would recommend
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bvnuae
Saumur, France
10
A day with Brian
A fantastic trip with beatiful landscapes and an awesome driver guide ! That was the day with Hairy Coo in the
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Cecilia G
10
The best
We did the 1 day free tour with Collin, the bus was excelent, the views amazing and even a better guide
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Lauryn C
Kilcock, Ireland
20
Brilliant Trip through the highlands!
Ryan was a fun, knowledgeable guide who made our trip! Great story teller and we really enjoyed the whole day!
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kelcietscott
Menifee, California
10
Amazing 1 day tour of the highlands!
Brian (Brizo) was such an amazing tour guide. He kept my husband and I both amazed and laughing the entire tour.
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Climber01162240067
Round Rock, Texas
10
Great tour and Superb tour guide..
3days went by and we wanted more. Brian was Superb.. Knew his history, had lots of stories.. funny ones too... Was
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ricktm2020
10
Great Tour
The Hairy Coo free Highland tour was fun, informative, professional and beautiful. Our guide Marty was courteous,
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carly_cheney
76
1 day free tour
We did the free 1 day tour with Colin who was an absolutely amazing guide from the second he picked us up with his
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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