We will start of with a visit to a beautiful Castle, Cawdor Castle which is linked to Shakespeare's Macbeth, but home to the magical, fairy tale castle. It dates from the late 14th century, having been built as a private fortress by the Thanes of Cawdor, with the ancient medieval tower built around the legendary holly tree - wherever you look, Cawdor Castle is steeped in intrigue and history.A short drive from here will take us to the famous site of the last battle fought on British soil, Culloden Battlefield for visit and lunch. Culloden Battlefield has been restored as close as possible to how it was when battle took place in April 1746. There is a fantastic state of the art visitors centre, where we have time to take in over 250yrs of history and artifacts since the Battle.After lunch, a 5 minute drive to the Clava cairns. This is a fascinating historical place dating back to 2000BC. A Clava Cairn is a type of circular chamber tomb cairn from the Bronze Age.
This is a bespoke tour, personalized to your interests, itinerary agreed suggestions -Dornoch Cathedral, Dunrobin Castle, Carn Liath Broch,Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Clava CairnsDalmore, Balblair, Glenmorangie Distilleries
Enjoy a one day tour visiting filming locations of the award-winning TV series, Outlander. Explore Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns; see Beauly Priory and Wardlaw Mausoleum, the final resting place of Lord Lovat and explore Urquhart Castle.
From monsters and mountains, chapels and chieftains to walking and whisky, we offer an authentic Scottish experience, from the comfort of our luxury 4 seater panoramic roofed limousine for private tours or less than 5 guests to our 8 Seater vehicle and in the very capable hands of our fully qualified guides!
On this tour we will visit some of the famous sites featured in the Outlander series. This tour can be taken fron your cruise liner port ( Invergordon ) or from your accomodation in Inverness or close by.Sites include the Priory in the village of Beauly, Wardlaw Mausoleum, the burial place of Lovat Frasers, Inverness for lunch ( optional ), Clava Cairns where the split stone is situated and the Battlefield at Culloden.
Spend the day traveling through some stunning Scottish Scenery. Hear how the ordinary people lived in the Highlands in the times of the Jacobite Rising. Walk the Battlefield and tour the visitor centre at Culloden. Step back in time and explore Clava Cairns (4000 year old burial Cairns and standing Stones. There will be comfort stops along the way. We are happy to customize the tour with advanced notice before the tour date.
This group tour heads straight to Urquhart Castle to beat the cruise crowds so that you can enjoy one of Scotland's most historic castles. You will then take a Jacobite cruise from the dock at Urquhart Castle which is without doubt the best way to experience Loch Ness and the Great Glen. Also included on this tour is Inverness (views of the city), Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Clava Cairns and Cawdor Castle. All entrance fees included!
Enjoy an 8-hour trip to get a flavor of the lush hills and glens in and around the world famous and mysterious Loch Ness. Experience tastes of this unique culture, history and landscape. The small-group tour will be in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus that seats up to 6 people. Relax with your professional, Scottish, kilted tour guide as they take you on a journey to Loch Ness, the Black Isle, Beauly Priory, Glen Ord Distillery, Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns.
Enjoy an 8-hour trip to get a flavor of the lush hills and glens in and around the world famous and mysterious Loch Ness. Experience tastes of this unique culture, history and landscape. The small-group tour will be in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus that seats up to 8 people. Relax with your professional, Scottish, kilted tour guide as they take you on a journey to Loch Ness, the Black Isle, Beauly Priory, Glen Ord Distillery, Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns.