Discover Scotland: Castles, Highlands & Islands

At a glance:

• Walk in the footsteps of the Scottish Clans with a journey through the Highlands to the best of the majestic Scottish Castles framed in ancient landscapes.

• Explore the dramatic mountainscapes of the Cairngorms, Torridon, Ben Nevis, Glencoe and Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.

• Travel through fairy-tale seascapes to the Western Isles alive with a rich culture and warm Celtic character.

• Experience the Royal history in quirky Edinburgh, one of Europe’s most loved capital cities.

• Stay at a hand-picked selection of our favourite romantic Scottish country houses, cosy Inns and majestic castles & indulge in deliciously fresh Scottish delicacies.

An extraordinary scenic journey through the best of the Scottish Highlands and Western Isles to discover the grand castles of Scotland’s past.

Stroll the cobbled streets of the historic capital of Edinburgh where you will find the most Royal Edinburgh Castle. Journey into the Highlands climbing the Cairngorms famed for its royal summer visitors at Balmoral Castle. Meander through the Spey river valley and its world-famous distilleries to the rugged coastline of the Moray Firth. Wonder at Cawdor Castle, a magical castle built around a legendary thorn tree. Search for Nessie as you cruise Loch Ness to ancient Urquhart Castle, the envy of Scotland’s romantic ruins. Explore Torridon an enchanting wilderness considered by many to embody the Highlands landscape and view incredible panoramas across to the craggy Cullin mountains that mark the largest island in the Inner Hebrides.

Discover the iconic Eilean Donan Castle on the Kyle of Lochalsh, one of the most recognised castles in Scotland. Rove the Isle of Skye’s unspoilt landscapes and uncover ancient history including the Dun Beag Broch and the legend of the Clan McLeod and the Fairy Flag at Dunvegan Castle. Continue your search for fairies in the conical hills and rock towers of the beautiful Fairy Glen. Enjoy a warm welcome on the beautiful Inner Hebridean Island of Mull and indulge in fresh local delicacies before heading to sea to search for puffins. Journey to the majestic Ben Nevis Mountain range and through the legendary glacial valleys of Glencoe. Find tranquillity at Loch Lomond while strolling the picturesque villages of the Trossachs National Park. Venture to the most important castle in Scotland, Stirling Castle, a 14th century fortress perched on an imposing crag, dominating the landscape.

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