Orkney & The Highlands | 2017 4 Days Inverness to Inverness tour

WICK, KIRKWALL

Skara BraeFrom misty crags and heather-clad moors to wild and windswept islands, Orkney and the Highlands are the stuff of legend. Explore dramatic landscapes and towns steeped in Viking history. And discover ancient sites whose roots stretch back over 5,000 years.

The Difference

  • Stay two nights on the Orkney Islands, home to some of the most ancient sites in Europe
  • Explore Orkney at a leisurely pace, taking in countless archaeological treasures
  • Travel beautiful coastal and countryside roads through the Highlands



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Full Details & Itinerary

Day 1 Inverness - Strathpeffer - Orkney
From Inverness our road heads north, between soaring peaks and wide valleys, to Strathpeffer – a stylish Victorian spa town. Then we leave land behind and sail to Orkney. Kirkwall, firstsettled by the Vikings, is our home for the next two nights.

SporrANDay 2 Orkney
Today takes us to Orkney’s distant past. We walk in the footsteps of ancient islanders at the mysterious Maes Howe tomb, Skara Brae Neolithic village and the mystical Ring of Brodgar. Next comes Iron Age Broch of Gurness and, if the tides are on our side, an atmospheric walk to Brough of Birsay island. (B, D)

Day 3 Orkney - Wick
From the St Magnus Cathedral to the Bishop’s Palace, there are plenty of Norse sites to see on our doorstep in Kirkwall. Then it’s time to taste Scotland’s finestwhiskies at the Highland Park Distillery. Afternoon takes us to Scapa Flow, with its famous Italian chapel. Then it’s aboard the ferry to the mainland, where we enjoy a farewell together in Wick. (B, D)

Day 4 Wick - Dunrobin Castle - Inverness
Dunrobin Castle’s white towers and formal gardens usher in our final day. Then it’s time to travel back to Inverness, along a meandering coastal road and over the Dornoch and Cromarty Firths, with unforgettable views at every turn. (B)

Orkney & the Highlands     
Start End Nts USD per person
25-Jul-17 28-Jul-17 Fully Booked 1695
15-Aug-17 18-Aug-17 3 1695
5-Sep-17 8-Sep-17 Fully Booked 1695
19-Sep-17 22-Sep-17 3 1695
  Single supplement:  200

16 passengers maximum!

Tour Inclusions

  • 3 nights’ accommodation in boutique hotels
  • Experienced tour leader
  • Luxury mini-coach transportation
  • Ferry crossings
  • •Full Scottish breakfast daily (B)
  • Two evening meals (D)
  • Whisky tasting
  • Entrance fee included to: Maes Howe, Skara Brae, Broch of Gurness, Brough of Birsay, Earl’s Palace Kirkwall, Bishop’s Palace Kirkwall, Highland Park Distillery and Dunrobin Castle.
  • This tour commences from Nira Caledonia Edinburgh 10 Gloucester Pl, Edinburgh EH3 6EF at 8.30am, rturns 530pm


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