Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle

1 Day Tour Departing From Inverness

Price from $105.00 USD

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1 Day

Free Audio Guides

24 Hour Cancellation

Leave behind the ‘Capital of the Highlands’ for a full day adventure through the rugged Highlands to the enchanting Isle of Skye. On this trip, it is as much about the journey to get there as it is about the island destination. Cast your eyes upon the world-famous Loch Ness and venture inside the iconic Eilean Donan Castle on an optional tour, before we arrive on the Isle of Skye.

Immerse yourself in the myths and magic of Skye. The ancient mountains, unique rock formations and dramatic coastline will take your breath away as we explore the Trotternish Peninsula, before our scenic drive back to Inverness.

Inclusions

Passionate Local Guide

Foreign Language Audio Guide Available

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Where does the tour depart from?

Your Isle of Skye tour departs from the city centre in Inverness. For more details on your pick-up location, please visit our Departure Info page.

How long is the tour?

Your Isle of Skye tour from Inverness spans about 12 hours*, offering ample time to explore Skye’s mystical landscapes, Portree, and Eilean Donan Castle.

*Length of tour may vary depending on traffic and weather conditions.

Is the entrance fee to Eilean Donan Castle included in the tour price?

Entrance to Eilean Donan Castle is not included in the tour price. You can purchase an entry ticket on arrival at the site*.

*On certain dates, the castle is closed.

Are there toilet facilities on the coach?

While our coaches don't offer onboard toilets, rest assured that our itineraries include regular comfort stops, allowing frequent access to restroom facilities.

Are your tours accessible?

Our guides are unable to assist with wheelchairs or provide physical assistance during boarding or disembarking from the coach. Passengers should be capable of boarding and disembarking independently using the access stairs or with the help of a traveling companion. Foldable wheelchairs can be stored in our onboard luggage storage during travel.

Please note that some stops on our tours may involve rough terrain or only be accessible by steps.

It's important to be aware that your accommodation may have limited accessibility for wheelchair users. More info can be found on our Accessibility page.

Can I purchase snacks or souvenirs at the stops along the way?

Yes! Our routes include stops where you can grab a snack or recharge with a drink. Occasionally, we pause at shops offering local souvenirs as well. For precise details about timing and stops, don't hesitate to inquire with your guide.

Where can I get a more detailed itinerary?

Although our tours follow a structured plan with key stops, part of the excitement comes from unexpected surprises! We refrain from providing additional details beyond what's outlined here, as factors like weather, traffic, and the preferences of our driver guides may lead to slight deviations. Trust that your journey through Scotland will be unlike any other!

What if I need to cancel my tour?

If you need to cancel your tour, you will need to inform us in writing by sending an email to info@highlandexplorertours.com. You can find our cancellation and refunds policy in section 3 in our Terms and Conditions.

I have more questions. How can you help?

Feel free to visit our general Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to common queries, or reach out to us directly via our Contact Us page.