Highland Day Tours
Our Highland day tours are all about getting out there, off the beaten track and exploring spectacular Scottish scenery, history and culture.
Awarded 5 stars by Visit Scotland, our day trips offer unbeatable value.
Loch Ness Hunter
LOCH NESS, GLENCOE & SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS
Tours of Scotland don’t get much more diverse than this. Leaving from Edinburgh, this awesome day tour takes you monster hunting on Scotland’s legendary Loch Ness and includes dramatic Glencoe, mighty Ben Nevis, the Great Glen and Highland Perthshire.
Lochs, Castles and The Kelpies
STIRLING CASTLE, LOCH LOMOND & TROSSACHS NATIONAL PARK
Stirling is one of the most infamous castles in Scotland. Once home to Scottish royals, many a bloody siege has taken place here. This day tour from Edinburgh takes you there; past the famous Kelpies sculptures, through Trossachs National Park and via the mighty Loch Lomond.
Warriors, Whisky & Waterfalls
WHISKY DISTILLERY VISIT, THE HERMITAGE & DUNKELD CATHEDRAL
Explore Scotland’s iconic scenery and learn about heroic Highlanders, before you wander through the Hermitage forest. We give you the opportunity to tour a traditional distillery and sample the ‘water of life’. No Scotland tour is complete without a wee dram of whisky.
The St. Andrews Wanderer
ST ANDREWS CASTLE AND CATHEDRAL, THE BRITISH GOLF MUSEUM, FORTH BRIDGE & FALKLAND
Journey past the iconic Forth Bridge, UNESCO World Heritage site and visit Falkland, picturesque village that is featured in the hit series Outlander. The afternoon is spent in a quintessentially Scottish town of St Andrews, famous for its ancient university and picturesque ruined castle and cathedral.
The Border Roamer
ALNWICK CASTLE – THE REAL LIFE HOGWARTS, BERWICK-UPON-TWEED
This day trip from Edinburgh takes you to the Scottish Borders and Northumberland. Visit the seaside town of Berwick-upon-Tweed and Kelso before arriving at Alnwick Castle. Harry Potter and Downton Abbey have been filmed here, and many a vicious and bloody battle has played out upon the grounds.
Highland Games Tour
PIPING COMPETITIONS & HIGHLAND DANCING, CABER TOSSING & HAMMER THROWING
Kilts, cabers, action! Join the locals at a truly testosterone-fuelled event- Highland Games. Kicking off in towns and villages across Scotland, The Games, or Gatherings are a tough test of muscles an precision, including traditional dance-offs and flying cabers and hammers. This tour is by far the best way to see the biggest concentration of pipers (they come in kilts, you know) and our sexy Highland scenery.