Scotland Tour: The Skye Experience Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Scotland Tour: The Skye Experience story by: Inspire UK & Ireland 3 days/2 nights On your way to the ‘Misty’ Isle you’ll see Stirling Castle, Eilean Donan Castle and Ben Nevis. When you arrive take a walk inthe stunning Quairaing Mountain pass. Or visit the Clan MacLeod’s 13th century home Dunvegal Castle. Day 1: Edinburgh - West Coast - Skye. Linlithgow Palace, Sitrling Castle, Doune Castle - a fascinating introduction to the Highlands. You’ll pass loch Luibnaig, Loch Earn, Crianlarich and Tyndrum. Continue through to Glencoe, scene of the great massacre of the Clan Macdonald, past Fort William and take in the views over Ben Nevis at Spean Bridge. The road to the isles takes you through the Five Sisters of Kintail, the mountains guarding the pass on the way to the Isle of Skye. Stop and visit the famous Eilean Donan Castle used in the film ‘highlander’. Day 2: Skye - The choices are yours today - perhaps travel north to the stunning Quiraing mountain pass and enjoy a walk through some of Skye’s extraordinary geological scenery. Kilt Rock, composed of basalt columns (reminiscent of the pleats in a kilts) with its waterfall cascading over the cliffs into the sea below. Go for a walk out to the lighthouse at Neist Point or go over to Dunvegan Castle, ancestral seat of the Clan McLeod. Talisker Distillery is also here! Day 3: Skye - Edinburgh. Drive through the Cuillin Hills before returning to the mainland. At the top of the Mam Ratagan Mountain pass take in the stunning views over Loch Duich and the Five Sisters of Kintail. Look out for Nessie over lunch and if you are keen to get a closer look, you can take a boat trip out into the mystical waters. Departures: set departures during the year Inclusions: 2 nights’ accommodation, Scottish breakfast daily, guide and transport. Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Taupo Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wakatipu: Queenstown Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Done this? Tell your friends about it.