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Depart Inverness 9am

Return Inverness 5pm

(8 hours)

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Highland Discovery Tour inc. Speyside Whisky Distillery

Discover a flavour of the Scottish Highlands with a great tour of Highland scenery and ancient history that includes Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield, Clava Cairns and finish with a ‘dram’ of Scotch Malt Whisky!

One Day Highland Discovery Tour inc. Speyside Whisky Distillery from Inverness

Our tour begins at Inverness where we journey along the banks of Loch Ness before arriving at the medieval ruins of Urquhart Castle. Here you have time to explore the castle, discover its links with so many of the important events in the history of the Highlands, and take advantage of its fantastic viewpoints looking out across Loch Ness.

Urquhart Castle, Scottish Highlands

Arriving at Culloden Battlefield we explore the bloody history surrounding Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites. The excellent interactive visitors centre sets the scene of this decisive battle along with the Jacobite campaign before you embark on a poignant walk through the Culloden field. Only a short distance from Culloden are the Bronze Age burial cairns of Clava. These stone cairns are around 4000 years old and give us a fascinating glimpse of the very ancient past of the Highlands.

Next stop is a visit to Benromach, the smallest working whisky distillery in Speyside, situated in the scenic town of Forres. At Benromach Distillery their small group of guides will make you feel like part of the family as you take a 1 hour tour to discover the secrets behind one of Scotland’s best export and finish the tour off with a dram or two.

Our return journey to Inverness includes a short stop at the Pictish Sueno’s stone. This decorated standing stone is around 1200 years old and is a stunning example of the skills of the ancient people of this region - the Picts.

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Loch Ness from Urquhart Castle Culloden Battlefield, Inverness 1200 year old Sueno's Pictish Stone Culloden Battlefield, Inverness Clava Cairns  - 4000 year old Burial Cairns

For your private & exclusive group of up to 5 people

Tour prices include all taxes and a driver/guide (John Macdonald)

Tour prices do not include entrance fees and meals

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Tour Price  (per private tour)

May to September:

£270

All Other Months:

£250

(Exc. Festive Season)

Benromach Distillery Tour

October - April

Monday to Friday


May - September

Monday to Saturday


June - August

Sundays

Distillery Tour: £6 per person

Benromach Speyside Whisky Distillery

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