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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Glasgow

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Take the high road to the Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness on a small group day trip from Glasgow. You'll travel through beautiful Glencoe, admire the spectacular Highlands and spend time at Scotland's famous Loch Ness an absolute must on any visit to Scotland!
  • Tick off all of the Scottish Highlands' highlights on a day trip from Glasgow
  • Eliminate the stress of organizing transport and travel in a top of the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • Enjoy ample free time at each stop to personalize a sightseeing itinerary 
  • Let a guide bring the legends and folklore of the landscapes to life
  • Small group tour for a more personalized experience
What to Expect
This guided small-group tour begins in central Glasgow. Board a top of the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach destined for the Scottish Highlands, a land steeped in legend and beauty. Observe the banks of Loch Lomond, one of Scotland’s largest lochs, on the way to your first stop in Glencoe. In Glencoe, take a scenic stroll and learn about the brutal massacre that occurred there in 1692. Continue your journey to Loch Ness via the Great Glen and Fort William. On arrival at Loch Ness, enjoy free time to either wander the banks or take a cruise (own expense). After sufficient admiration, travel through Cairngorms National Parks and spend more leisure time in Pitlochry, a pretty Victorian town. During the return journey to Glasgow, stop for photos of Stirling Castle and learn about the endeavors of William Wallace, whom the film Braveheart was based on. Your tour concludes with drop-off at your original departure point in Glasgow.
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Important Information
Departure Point
266 George St, Glasgow G1 1QX, UK
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
  • Small group tour (max 16 people)
  • Loch Ness cruise
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entry/Admission - Loch Ness
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Min. age 5 years old. We do not accept children under the age of 5 years.
  • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before departure
  • In order to retain the integrity of the tour and try to ensure that all our customers have the best possible experience, we do cap bookings from any one party to 8 passengers.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Allen with Rabbies did an amazing job as tour guide, story teller and driver. This trip was our favorite of Scotland! The highlands are a must see for any visitors to this beautiful country!! Allen was always one step ahead of the bigger tour buses!!...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank dorothyruppel
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself & my boyfriend took this trip yesterday and thoroughly enjoyed it. The guide wasn’t cheesy (thankfully) and had loads of interesting facts for the journey. Beautiful scenery and beautiful weather! Long day but totally worth it. Enough stops to go to the loo and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank joanna s
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Prepare for a long lovely day! Graham was the best guide! Interspersing information, history and humour with a bit of DJ’ing The coach was comfortable and the stops were well thought out It’s a great experience !

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful trip to Loch Lomond and Loch Ness as well as the Highlands of Scotland. Graham, our tour guide, is absolutely amazing, knowledgeable and has a great sense of humour which did help with the long journey. Totally worth it.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank TungNguyen1306
Reviewed 4 days ago

This tour is a great way to experience a lot of what Scotland has to offer in one day. We were able to see a good variety of things (pet highland cows, take a boat cruise on Loch Ness, etc) and our tour guide Alan...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Nicholas M
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20 September 2019|
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Response from lhhutchens | Reviewed this property |
NO toilet on the bus, did not take the cruise. bus stops were frequent.
Gréta P
19 September 2019|
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Response from Katia V | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't much walking involved. Had an hours by Loch Ness for lunch and then a boat trip. Had another hour in Pitlochry so you can walk as much or as little you want
5 September 2019|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
Walking shoes will be fine. Everything is on well defined paths.
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