Loch Ness tours with Personal Tours of Scotland. This two day tour starts in either Glasgow or Scotlands’ Capital City Edinburgh.
We travel past the magnificent forth bridges, heading north and West to Doune Castle (famous for the filming of Monty Python & the Holy Grail, Game of Thrones and the superb Blockbuster, ‘Outlander’). Coffee/bathroom break at the pretty & Historic town of Callander. Heading North, we can take a short 20 walk in the stunning Glencoe, beautiful but a tragic history! We will stop for lunch in the magnificent setting of Claighaig Inn. We can then start to traverse the Great Glen, past Scotlands Highest Mountain, where we board a boat (optional) on the infamous Loch Ness!! Overnight in Inverness or the Loch Ness area.
We start the day heading towards the battlefield of Culloden Moor, immortalised in the ‘Outlander’ TV series, this was the ‘last stand’ of the Highlanders, a initiated the end of the Highland way of life, as the ethnic cleansing of the Highlands began after this battle! (1746) From Scotlands recent history, we then head to the ancient Standing stones and tombs of Clava Cairns (Pre-date Stonehenge by 1000 years!). Lunch will be at Newtonmore Folk Village, another ‘Outlander’ village setting.
We end this wonderful tour with a wonderful walk at the Hermitage (beautiful waterfalls) and a final bathroom/Coffee break in the first capital of Scotland, Dunkeld!