The Loch Ness tour

April to October, 2018, Edinburgh, Scotland
1 Day Tour from Edinburgh to Loch Ness by Coach.

Experience the Highlands in a day!

FULL DAY TOUR

 
 

Edinburgh to Loch Ness

Make the most of your visit to Scotland and take a Day tour from Edinburgh to the Highlands and Loch Ness.

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Leave the city and travel to Loch Ness & the Scottish Highlands. We make great photo stops with scenic backdrops accompanied by our multilingual tour app.

SPECIAL EVENT FROM 5TH JULY to 31st July 2018

10% off Adult Tickets and 40% off Child Tickets!*

*Only valid on bookings made through our website from 2pm 2nd July 2018 until midnight 30th July 2018 for tours commencing 5th July until 31st July 2018

 

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Tour Stops

  1. Pitlochry
  2. Fort Augustus – Loch Ness
  3. Commando Memorial
  4. Glencoe
  5. Loch Tulla View Point
  6. Callander

Loch Ness Tour

Join us for a great day out from Edinburgh on our Loch Ness Tour!  We offer a unique 1 day Loch Ness Tour guided by our drivers accompanied by our Audio Video guide, keeping you well informed about Scottish culture and history along your journey.

Audio Video Language options available: EnglishFrench, German, Spanish and Italian. 

Our luxury coaches feature free WiFi, USB charging points, toilet, foot rests and reclining seats.

Tour Itinerary 

Departure: 8am

As we leave Edinburgh, we head over the Firth of Forth, where three bridges from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries run side by side and are still in use today.

  • 1st Destination Stop: The Victorian town of Pitlochry (45 minutes)

Here you have time to explore the town and get a bite to eat before we head off to our main attraction of the day.

Passing Sights: Blair Castle and Dalwhinney DistilleryCairngorms National Park

  • 2nd Destination Stop: Loch Ness – Fort Augustus

We spend around 2 hours in Forth Augustus, a village that sits at the southernmost tip of Loch Ness. You can purchase discounted seats while on the bus if you wish to enjoy a 60 minute cruise on Loch Ness at 1pm while visiting Fort Augustus (£14 adults, £8 children, £42 family ticket for two adults and two children*). You have time to visit the local shops selling Nessie souvenirs, enjoy a leisurely meal and experience the Caledonian Canal.

  • 3rd Destination Stop: Commando Memorial (10 minute Photo Stop)

Statue dedicated to the men of the original British Commando Forces raised during World War II

  • 4th Destination StopGlencoe  (10 minute Photo Stop)

Stand where the Massacre of Glencoe took place.

  • 5th Destination Stop: Loch Tulla Viewpoint  (10 minute Photo Stop)

Take in the spectacular views over the loch.

  • 6th Destination Stop: Callander (45 Minutes)

You can explore the village and grab a takeaway meal to enjoy along our final journey to Edinburgh.

 Passing Sights: Doune Castle, The River Teith, The Wallace Monument, Stirling Castle, The Kelpies, Linlithgow Palace

  • Our full day Loch Ness  Tour comes to an end as we return to Edinburgh City Centre approx: 8pm.

Important Information

Departure Point
Bus stand ZH outside of Calton Burial grounds on Waterloo Place EH1 3EG
Departure Time
8am
Please be at departure point 15 minutes prior to departure to check in
Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Inclusions
Professional driver
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Use of on board tablet with interactive multimedia touring
Exclusions
Food and drinks
Gratuities (recommended)
Hotel pickup and drop-off
*Entrance fees for Cruise Loch Ness available for purchase with cash on board the coach: £14 per adult, £8 per child, and £42 for a family ticket, which is valid for 2 adults and 2 children. Prices may vary throughout the seasons.

Additional Information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Infants age 0-1 are free provided they do not occupy a seat. Please add a child ticket to your booking if you would like to reserve a seat for infants (highly recommended for this day tour)
Seats are first come, first served
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
Not wheelchair accessible
Each traveler is allowed 1 carry-on bag size luggage. Please inform the tour operator prior to travel if you wish to store luggage or prams in the storage under the coach
Tours may be cancelled if numbers are too low but passengers will be offered an alternative tour, another date or receive a full refund.
Please note: the timings of stops and between destinations are approximate and entirely dependent on traffic conditions

Languages Available

Our Multi-Lingual Audio & Video Guided Tour can be experienced in

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Our coaches feature USB charging points to help keep your devices charged on the tour to Highlands.

OPTIONAL EXTRA

Take the Cruise on Loch Ness

 

Decide and pay for in cash on the day!

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Contact our tour

booking office:

01312854646

Email: info@gotravelscotland.com

Tours provided by Go Travel Scotland, owned and operated by Go Taxi's Ltd.

Registered Office:
Unit 2, Bollan Park, Peebles Rd, Carnwath, Lanark,Lanarkshire, ML11 8HU

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