Highlights of Scotland

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7 Days & 6 Nights
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Highlights of Scotland

  • Check off the highlights of Scotland in just one week
  • Royal Deeside and Balmoral, the Queen's Scottish home
  • Sample some "drams" in Speyside, Scotland's whisky capital
  • The wild west coast, Isle of Skye and historic Glencoe
  • Scotland's seafood capital Oban, and the islands of Mull and Iona
Explore some of the highlights of Scotland in just a week, from the Highlands to the scenic west coast. Visit picturesque Royal Deeside, home to Balmoral Castle and Braemar, sample a few "drams" of whisky in the Speyside region, and discover the wild and rugged beauty of the west coast, and the wonderful Isle of Skye. You will soon realise why both film-makers and poets alike have been inspired by the landscapes of this beautiful country! Staying in hand-selected characterful hotels and guesthouses, you will experience first-hand the famous Scottish hospitality. Our carefully curated and personalised information packs will provide comprehensive information on all the best places to stop, eat and drink, so you are sure not to miss a thing!


Day 1 The rolling hills of Highland Perthshire enroute to Royal Deeside Day 2 Whisky tasting in Speyside enroute to Inverness Day 3 To the Isle of Skye via Loch Ness and the Great Glen Day 4 The magical Isle of Skye Day 5 The Seafood Capital of Oban via historic Glencoe Day 6 Optional day trip to the islands of Mull, Iona & Staffa Day 7 South to Glasgow or Edinburgh via the "bonnie banks of Loch Lomond" or Stirling Castle

This trip has a carbon score of 10kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 10kg is equivalent to 18 lattes.

Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.

Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.


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Positive Impact

We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
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At Macs, we don’t do tour buses, groups, or guides. Instead, we give you the freedom and confidence to have your own self-guided hiking or biking adventure.

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