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6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride provided by Highland Explorer Tours

6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
25 stops
Day 1
Edinburgh to Inverness
Day 2
Inverness to Stornoway
Day 3
Isle of Lewis
Day 4
Stornoway to Isle of Skye
Day 5
Isle of Skye
Day 6
Isle of Skye to Edinburgh
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Departure Point
Highland Explorer Tours, 60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
Duration
6 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Local Scottish Guide
  • 5 nights B&B Accommodation
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Gearrannan Blackhouse Village
  • Abhainn Dearg whisky distillery
  • All ferry's
  • Jacobite Steam Train Trip
  • Transport in an air conditioned midi-coach
  • Breakfast
  • Entry/Admission - Gearannan Blackhouse Village
  • Entry/Admission - Isle of Harris Distillery
  • Entry/Admission - Jacobite Steam Train Photopoint
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - The Battle of Bannockburn Experience
  • Entry/Admission - Eilean Donan Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum of the Isles
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 5 years, we are unable to accommodate children under this age
  • Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase weighing no more than 33lbs (15kg) and 1 carry-on bag
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them to board and disembark
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Tabitha wrote a review Sep 2019
Bangor, Maine, United States11 contributions13 helpful votes
We had a wonderful time visiting Scotland again. We came two years ago and did our first tour with Highland Explorer Tours - 3 day Outlander themed tour). We had such a wonderful experience that we saved up and came back again - this time for six days and a different part of
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Date of experience: August 2019
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squeebe wrote a review Aug 2019
Minneapolis, Minnesota2 contributions4 helpful votes
Rich made the tour with his stories, sense of humor and kindness. We saw so many amazing sights, learn a lot about Scotland, had some wonderful scenic hikes, great B & B’s an unforgettable trip with hundreds of great pictures...🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿🥰
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, General Manager at 6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thanks for your review. It is brilliant to hear you had such a good time on tour with Rich. We hope to see you back in Scotland soon! Kind Regards, Emma
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Gail S wrote a review Aug 2019
Charleston, South Carolina36 contributions45 helpful votes
This was a lovely trip from start to finish! Iain, our guide, was funny, personable, knowledgeable, inventive, attentive, and caring - he took good care of these two funny old American ladies without neglecting the younger folks who loved adventure. We were lucky in many ways
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, General Manager at 6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thanks for your review. It is brilliant to hear you had such a good time on tour with Iain and that you felt he catered for everyone in the group well and it is good to know you enjoyed your accommodation. We hope to see you back in Scotland soon! Kind Regards, Emma
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Maribel wrote a review Jul 2019
8 contributions2 helpful votes
It was a wonderful tour. A non stop adventure thanks to the proffessionalism of Caitlin who guided us through some of the most amazing landscapes we have ever seen. We love you Scotland! 4 girls from Majorca.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, Reservation Assistant at 6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride
Responded 30 Jul 2019
Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your tour with Caitlin. We would love to see you back on one of our tours in the future, should you decide to visit Scotland again! Best, Ronja
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Runner262 wrote a review May 2019
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We were led by Gill on this tour and could not have been happier with her leadership, knowledge, humor, and every stop she took us on. It was a packed trip yet very relaxing. We could not have experienced Scotland as well on our own.
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Highland Explor... T, Guest Relations Manager at 6 Day Outer Hebrides & Isle of Skye Tour including 'Hogwarts Express' Ride
Responded 3 May 2019
Hi there, thank you very much for your kind review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your tour with Gill and had a relaxing time. We hope to see you on another tour soon. Best, Victoria
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By: Highland Explorer Tours
180rebecar
180rebecar
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Exploring the Highlands
Despite Covid-19 this tour company makes us feel very safe, they had sanitisers and a considerable social distancin
Greenockboi
Greenockboi
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Absolutely amazing experience!
Our tour guide Caitlin was brilliant, very energetic, bubbly and full of laughs and giggles! Very knowledgeable on
92virgina
92virgina
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Funny trip
I have been to Noch ness 20 years ago but yesterday one was much more funny and educative , the tour guide dressed
samP220425
samP220425
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Excellent and unforgettable experience
I am so glad I booked Highland Explorer tours. It took the stress away from planning and driving and we got to sit
Ion G
Ion G
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Amazing experience
Great day trip in the Highlands! A lot of scenic views, traditional Scottish music along the way, steam train exper
Paulpa1963
Paulpa1963
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Highland Explorer
We had the pleasure of travelling on your Highland Explorer Tour. I wanted to say that we both enjoyed the tour ve
AERM_Scotland
AERM_Scotland
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Brilliant taster day for future adventures
Scot was a fantastic guide/driver/story teller (and Covid-19 compliant!). Our whole family really enjoyed the day.
Lee-Anne R
Lee-Anne R
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Loved every minute
Amazing day tour and Duffy the driver was really nice and friendly and knew is history, made the trip worth while.
NickB2106
NickB2106
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Stirling Castle looks great!
Calum was an excellent driver and tour guide, helping us to get the best out of the Kelpies (amazing statues!), our
NickB2106
NickB2106
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Wonderful guided tour of the Highlands
Richie was a brilliant tour guide, and kept us entertained for hours as he drove us through the Trossachs to Glenco
Emlhp0
Emlhp0
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Just brilliant - highly recommend!
This was absolutely amazing. We've done a lot of tours but Rich was one of the best guides we've ever had. He made
Que10plm
Que10plm
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Duffy’s Tour
Excellent trip from beginning to end. Duffy our driver and guide was very knowledgeable in all aspects and an extr
Sharon U
Sharon U
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Hogwarts Express
All of it, a full filled day from start to finish. Hogwarts Express was amazing really magical Guide was very knowl
Klauszkababa
Klauszkababa
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Worth it
I really enjoyed this trip. Our guide, Rich was very funny and told us a lots of funny and interesting story during
Laramae030788
Laramae030788
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An awesome day to Sterling!
First, the bus arrived precisely on time. We managed to do everything according to our Itinerary. We definitely ha
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