Off season touring

Our off-season trips offer excellent value for money

We offer private guided tours of Scotland, Ireland and the north of England at a reduced-price from late October to mid March.

We can find you fantastic rates at some of the best hotels.

Off season touring means you will find no crowded tourist attractions and quieter towns and villages to explore.

The winter season brings crisp days with snow-capped hills and mountains. There is a golden tinge on our landscape and the orange glow in our winter skies can be stunning. The light caused by a low winter sun displays breath-taking beauty and shows the magnificence in the texture of our landscape. In northern Scotland, if you’re lucky, there is also the opportunity to see the Northern Lights during the winter months.

Tour - Winter in the Scottish Highlands 5 day / 4 night tour including accommodation

We have designed a tour of unique beauty, showing you the very best of the Scottish highland landscapes in winter.

Day 1 – Departing Edinburgh or Glasgow we travel to the central highlands visiting quaint villages and enjoy some fabulous short river walks. After lunch in a local pub continue to the Cairngorms National Park for two nights in a charming fine quality 4 star hotel.

Overnight in the Cairngorms National Park.

Day 2 – A day touring the National Park. In winter, The Cairngorms is an arctic landscape and we will take you to some of the most amazing viewpoints across the park including Loch an Eilean and Loch Morlich. We will also visit one of the local malt whisky distilleries for a tour and tasting.

Overnight in the Cairngorms National Park.

Day 3 – We travel to the North West Highlands staying in a village in the dramatic landscape of Lochalsh. As we travel, we will visit Urquhart Castle on Loch Ness and continue through dramatic west highland scenery to our coastal destination.

Overnight Western Highlands.

Day 4 – A day of stunning beauty experiencing the best of coast and mountain winter landscapes, with some of the best highland views. We have many spectacular places to visit today including some wonderful view points on the Isle of Skye. We can also arrange a locally made picnic hamper of the absolute finest quality with hot tea, coffee and hot chocolate!

Overnight Western Highlands.

Day 5 – Touring back to lowland Scotland via the Great Glen by way of the highest mountain – Ben Nevis and beautiful Loch Linnhe to the most dramatic of Glens – Glencoe. Continue through the Trossachs National Park to your destination.

Price – Based on four passengers including all touring and services of a driver / guide for 7 hours per day and accommodation on a Bed & Breakfast basis in excellent 4-star accommodation - 2 nights in The Cairngorms National Park and 2 nights in the Western Highlands.

From £950.00 per person. (based on 4 passengers). We can accommodate up to 8 passengers