The Mystical Isle of Skye

The Mystical Isle of Skye

Discover the enchanting Isle of Skye, the largest of the Inner Hebrides, on this fantastic seven-day adventure. The isle makes for a truly wonderful holiday experience with majestic geological features, stunning scenery and captivating history.

Discover the enchanting Isle of Skye on this fantastic seven-day adventure. A truly magical place, Skye is the largest of the Inner Hebrides and home to some of Scotland's most iconic landscapes with a patchwork of velvet moors, jagged mountains, sparkling lochs and towering sea cliffs. The isle makes for a truly wonderful holiday experience with majestic geological features, stunning scenery that will take your breath away, plus a captivating history which has left its mark on the landscape in the form of numerous prehistoric sites and castles.

 

ITINERARY

Day One: We travel north through the Border Region and on to the King Robert Hotel in Stirling for an overnight stay.

 

Day Two: We head to Fort Augustus through the dramatic scenery of the Kyle of Lochalsh to visit Eilean Donan Castle, strategically located on its own little island. We then drive across the Skye Bridge to the mystical Isle of Skye and the Dunollie Hotel at Broadford Bay.  

 

Day Three: Today visit the splendid Armadale Castle & Gardens, a magnificent 20,000 acre estate in southern Skye. Explore the castle, the historic gardens and the award-winning Museum of the Isles, then enjoy an included lunch.

 

Day Four: This morning we visit Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland. Within its stately halls are priceless heirlooms and clan treasures, some of which originate from medieval times. We then commence a scenic drive to Portree, Skye’s largest town with a pretty harbour lined with brightly painted houses.

 

Day Five: Today we bid farewell to Skye and make our way back to the mainland via a short ferry crossing from Armadale to Mallaig. From here we travel to Fort William with spectacular views of mighty Ben Nevis, then travel across wild and rugged Rannoch Moor to Stirling and the King Robert hotel.

 

Day Six: A day at leisure to discover the attractions in Stirling. Renowned as Scotland's heritage capital, Stirling boasts the finest concentration of historic buildings in the country, all dominated by its spectacular castle perched high above the city.

 

Day Seven: We travel back through the Borders and home to North Wales.

 

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Six nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast and one lunch

  • Entrance to Eilean Donan Castle, Armadale Castle and Dunvegan Castle

  • Ferry crossing to Mallaig

  • Excursions as described above

  • Luxury Return Coach Travel

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Halkyn Halkyn, Outside Billy Jeans
(Springfield Hotel Return Drop Off Point)
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Old Colwyn Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Opposite The Plough Inn
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr, Llys Clwyd Bus Stop (Opposite Spar)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham, Northbound Wrexham, Taxi Stand King Street
(Taxi Feeder Service)
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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