Scotland

Scotland’s enviable blend of vibrant cities, heritage towns and soul-stirring scenery littered with historic treasures makes it an attractive destination for travellers after a rich mix of culture, nature and history.

This is a rugged, remote land of dramatic landscapes, from craggy mountains, ancient forests and brilliant green glens to fjord-like lochs and a complex coastline dotted with lonely islands and wave-beaten cliffs—perfect for walking, hiking, cycling and sailing adventures.

Explore the spectacular scenery of the unspoiled, uncrowded Inner Hebrides archipelago by bike and sailboat; or cycle through the timeless countryside of the Scottish Highlands, discovering historic towns, highland villages and stunning mountains, lochs and glens by bike.

Hike beneath or to the top of Ben Nevis, the UK's highest mountain; or follow the legend of cattle-rustling folk hero, Rob Roy, across some of Scotland's greatest landscapes.

Whichever itinerary you choose, you won’t regret an adventure out into Scotland’s epic wilderness.

 

Making Scotland affordable

Trips only include what you need like accommodation, meals, bikes on cycle trips, luggage transfers, maps and route directions on self guided trips and an experienced local guide for group trips, as well as the peace of mind that comes with complete backup and support.

Explore Scotland at your own pace

On self guided trips you can expect to receive up-to-date and well researched route notes and maps, seamless luggage transfers and competitive pricing on all essential services. Many self guided trips also have daily departure dates, allowing you to enjoy the convenience and flexibility a self guided trip offers.

Enjoy flexibility and choices

Cycling or walking, 2 star or 4 star, small groups or self guided, land or sea - we can help you explore Scotland exactly the way you want.


 

Reducing waste

Our Waste Management Policy encourages our travellers to take their own reusable water bottles, coffee cups and reusable stuff sacks to avoid single use plastics. In the mountains of the Pyrenees and Mont Blanc our local partners reduce the amount of packaging taken on tour and ensure all waste is carried out from refuges that do not have road access to help dispose of it properly.

Supporting local

In the regions that we travel tourism is the main source of income for many local people. We support them by only working with local family run hotels and suppliers so your money supports the community that hosts you.

Paddock to Plate

The paddock to plate across Europe is one we encourage by choosing to work with accommodations that source produce from local farms. This provides you with fresher meals and ensures your money directly assists local economies.


Bed & breakfasts (B&Bs)

Simple yet rich in local character, the B&Bs chosen are clean, comfortable and run by hosts that help add to your experience.

Guesthouses

Similar to bed & breakfasts, these family-owned accommodations are clean and comfortable. Rooms with en suites generally have a shower but no bath due to space. There may be a separate room with a bath tub.

Boat or barge

Think of it as your floating hotel, where each day you experience a different sunrise and sunset location and you unpack only once. The bar and dining area is always a popular hangout at the end of each day's activity. The crew includes an onboard cook.


A custom made itinerary is the ultimate way to see the world how YOU want. They are created especially for you, giving you complete freedom to choose what you want to see, where you want to go and when you want to do it. If you love our current itineraries but want to customise it privately as a couple, a group of friends, family, club, business or school, you have the freedom to add or remove as many elements as you like to suit the interests of your group. Alternatively, you can start with a blank canvas and create a new and exciting itinerary from scratch! Our well-travelled consultants can give you firsthand suggestions and eliminate any uncertainty with trip planning to ensure you maximise the quality of your experience and get truly off the beaten track. Simply email, phone or visit us to start planning your dream adventure.



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