Highland Explorer Tours- Loch Ness Explorer by Radical Travel
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A fantastic tour to Loch Ness visiting a diverse range of classic Highland scenery, including many 'must see' sights and the chance to go monster hunting!
- Departure times: 08:00
- Duration: 1 Day
- Starts & ends in: Edinburgh
What to bring:
- Insect Repellant
- Comfortable Footwear
- Change of Clothes
- Warm Clothing
- Waterproof Clothing
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Heading north from Edinburgh we pass the imposing ramparts of Stirling Castle and then skirt the Trossachs (Rob Roy country). We cross the wilds of Rannoch Moor before stopping at dramatic Glencoe, scene of the infamous massacre in1692. Our journey passes through Fort William before following the Great Glen.
Arriving at Fort Augustus on the banks of Loch Ness, you can take a boat cruise on the loch, go for a walk or just relax by the Caledonian Canal in this charming Highland village.
Our return journey takes us past shimmering Loch Laggan before climbing over the wild and lonely Drumochter Pass. Heading south, we enter Perthshire, Big Tree Country and a land of forests, rivers and mountains. We view the spectacular Forth Bridges before arriving back in Edinburgh around 8pm.
Loch Ness Cruise option
Cruise on the mysterious and beautiful Loch Ness is an unforgettable experience, offering the chance to catch a glimpse of Nessie. The Royal Scot is a locally owned custom built boat, designed specifically for sailing on Loch Ness. It's equipped with the very latest hi-tech colour sonar and underwater imaging system, giving you a fascinating view of the terrain and life underwater. You can relax with a coffee or beer in the onboard bar.
Cruise duration is approximately 1 hour.
FREE PICNIC LUNCH
Enjoy our locally produced 'Taste of Scotland' picnic lunch in Fort Augustus. Typical lunch includes: bottle of Scottish mineral water, a choice of freshly made sandwiches, fresh fruit and shortbread. Offering maximum flexibility you can take your lunch on the boat or enjoy a picnic by the canal or banks of Loch Ness. However if you want something more substantial for lunch, we can direct you to some great local cafes - just ask!
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