Explore the Highland beauty of Scotland's west coast and the Isle of Skye on a 5-day excursion from Edinburgh. This in-depth tour of Scotland’s classic locations includes visits to Stirlingshire, the Scottish Highlands, Isle of Skye, Eilean Donan Castle, Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield, plus a ride on the ‘Jacobite Steam Train’ — a mode of transport made famous as ‘Hogwarts Express’ in the Harry Potter films. Choose from 3-star guesthouse or hotel accommodation with breakfasts in Oban, the Isle of Skye and Inverness.
See the Highland sights and historic locations linked to the Jacobite movement of 17th century Scotland. The 2-Day Jacobite Heritage Experience Tour combines spectacular Highland scenery and tales of historic battles fought by supporters of King James II (the Jacobites). Visit Dunkeld, Fort William, Loch Ness and take a ride on the famous Jacobite Steam train, as featured in the popular Harry Potter films. Max 32 pax on mini coach.
This tour takes you to Loch Lomond, Kilmartin Glen, the west coast in Oban, riding the Jacobite Steam Train, over to Skye, through the Highlands, Glen Coe, Culloden and Loch Ness. Visit Culloden, Eilean Donan Castle, do a Loch Ness cruise and learn about whisky and Scotland's rich history in this unforgettable 5 day tour from Glasgow. Departures 11th May - Aug 24 2020 will include the Jacobite Steam Train All other departure will include Loch Ness Cruise and Urquhart Castle instead.
Experience the natural beauty of Scotland on a 5-day tour through the Lowlands, Northern Highlands, West Coast and the magical Isle of Skye. Focusing on the breathtaking Scottish countryside, your route explores a diverse range of landscapes, including a Jacobite steam train ride (seasonal) and the classic sights of Loch Ness, Glencoe and more. Relax with an expert guide and overnight accommodation in Oban, Skye and near the banks of Loch Ness.Departures 11th May - Aug 24 2020 will include the Jacobite Steam Train
An exciting day out for all Harry Potter fans as you travel over the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Passing by the deepest loch, the shortest river and the most westerly station.
This tour takes you to the West coast, through the Highlands over to Skye and then up to the Orkney Isles with incredible driver-guides and comfortable panoramic windowed mini-buses and midi-coaches. Enjoy a ride on the Jacobite Steam Train, visit Loch Lomond and the Trossachs and The Cairngorms National Parks, Loch Ness, Culloden, Glen Coe, Eilean Donan Castle, Skara Brae, Maes Howe, the Ring of Brodgar and other landmarks of Scotland's rich history.
This 8-day Small Group tour takes you to the west coast to Oban, through the Loch Lomond National Park, the Highlands and Loch Ness over to Skye and then up to the isles of Lewis and Harris introducing you to Scotland’s unforgettable scenery, wildlife, history and people. Enjoy a ride on the Jacobite Steam Train, visit Loch Lomond and the Trossachs and The Cairngorms National Parks, Loch Ness, Culloden, Glen Coe, Eilean Donan Castle, Callanish Standing Stones, the Butt of Lewis and other landmarks of Scotland's rich history.
Enjoy a full-day of stunning scenery and fresh Highland air, as we travel all the way around Loch Ness and along the idyllic West Coast. Our journey reveals ancient ruins, a poignant war memorial, beautiful beaches and a hidden waterfall – with untamed mountains never far from sight. Not only will you watch the Jacobite Steam Train as it crosses the Glenfinnan Viaduct, you will later hop aboard and experience it for yourself. Made famous by the Harry Potter films, and voted one of the world’s most scenic railways, this is a trip you’ll never forget!
All 4 episodes of Julie Walters' brand new series. Dame Julie Walters is setting off to travel the length and breadth of the UK on Britain s dramatic coastal railway to discover how much of it’ s seaside-dwelling nation still depends on the rails. Julie finds out that the coast is a magnet for pioneers, rebels and renegades. She meets descendants of pioneering men and women, and marvels at the historic feats of engineering and coastal architecture. She travels along four of the most dramatic stretches of coastal railway main lines and branches. Julie s journey kicks off in the West Highlands of Scotland, considered by some as the most scenic railway in the world. She is reunited with the famous Jacobite steam train that held a starring role in the Harry Potter films. Her journey then takes Julie along the East Coast Line, on the famous Great Western Railway heading down to Cornwall, and then on to North Wales where she catches the famous Ffestiniog railway through the Snowdonia National Park. Includes subtitles for the Hard of Hearing.