Scotland's Wild Highlands

Walking, Whisky, and Castles in the Wild Highlands

Trip Details

Highland cows are a tough breed

What’s Included? Everything you need, plus everything you want.

  • Scotland for the senses: Listen for birds, look for flowers, and feel the magic of the landscape on lovely walks and hikes around lochs, up hills, through a stone maze, and to waterfalls and a fairy glen.
  • Cairngorms National Park: Hike and explore Cairngorms, the UK’s largest national park, home to eagles, red deer, pine marten, and more.
  • Castles: Visit Balmoral Castle (if the Queen isn’t there; Braemar if she is), wander the Urquhart ruins, and see traces of the vitrified Knockfarrel fortress.
  • Distinctive accommodations: You’ll never forget you’re in the Scottish countryside as you enjoy stays in accommodations that reflect the history, traditions, and hospitality of the Highlands.

Scotland's Wild Highlands

Trip Type: Small Group Adventure

Territory:

Region: UK and Ireland

Trip Price: From $6,295

Single Supplement: $875

On-Trip Airfare: $0

Duration: 8 days/7 nights

Trip Begins/Ends: Edinburgh, Scotland / Inverness, Scotland

Minimum Travelers: 4 travelers

Maximum Travelers: 12 travelers

Select Terms & Conditions

Pricing detailed for this Small Group Adventure is based upon double occupancy. Additional charges for single travelers and any on-trip airfare required for the trip apply. A booking deposit is required to reserve your space. Small Group Adventure pricing includes all lodging, meals (unless otherwise noted), activities, baggage handling, transportation, and guide service. Not included are travel costs to/from gateway cities, guide gratuities, and personal incidentals including, but not limited to, trip cancellation/interruption insurance, alcoholic beverages, and laundry service. Travel with Off the Beaten Path requires agreement to our standard Terms & Conditions.

Energy Index

Energy Index Spectrum

No Sweat - 1-2 miles of walking or hiking per day, plus easy activities

Nice & Active – 3-6 miles of hiking or walking per day, plus physically active exploration

High Five! – 5-12 miles of hiking per day, plus possible peak bagging or other action-oriented fun

Scotland's Wild Highlands

Scotland's Wild Highlands - Energy Index

This walking-and-hiking trip takes place at elevations ranging from sea level to 3,000 feet, with 6 to 8 hours spent outside each day in potentially inclement weather. Hikes across the journey are technically easy to moderate, with most ranging from 2 to 5 miles in length.

Make this trip all yours!

Most all of our Small Group Adventures can be made private to just your traveling troupe. Just give us a call at (800) 445-2995 and tell us that you would like to “make it private”!

Generally, there are two ways to make a small group adventure private. First, you could capture one of our published departure dates for just your group. In order to achieve this, we have to have sufficient space available to create a separate private trip. Second, we could take the details of this itinerary and fashion it for just your group on dates of your choosing. For this, too, we just need to review your interest, group size, and preferred timing in order to create the trip.

In all cases, the process begins with a phone call so give us a ring at (800) 445-2995 and after just a few minutes gathering information, we can set to the task of making your trip a reality!

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