- Additional Info
- Welcome Dinner Inverness
- 3 nights accommodation Inverness, Bed & Breakfast
- 2 nights accommodation Wick, Breakfast and Dinner
- 2 nights accommodation Scourie,Breakfast and Dinner
- Driver guide services
- Small group tour (so other will join in)
- Any entrances as mentioned in the itinerary
- Items of a personal nature
- Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
- Health Insurance
- Accommodation services (phone calls, drinks, room service, laundry)
- Travel Insurance
Day 1 in Inverness(B/-/-)
Arrive in Inverness at your own leisure. Check into your hotel and relax.
The rest of the day is free for you to enjoy and explore the Highland Capital.
Day 2 History Tour of Inverness Area (B/-/-)
You will be visiting the award-winning Culloden Battlefield visitor centre. With over 1,200 dead in just one hour, Culloden was a short but bloody battle. It was the last to be fought on British soil. Now all the family can experience and understand so much more about the events leading up to, during, and after the battle.
It was built to pacify the Scottish Highlands in the aftermath of the Jacobite rising 1745. Replacing a Fort George in Inverness constructed after the 1715 Jacobite rising to control the area. The current fortress has never been attacked and has remained in continuous use as a garrison.
Day 3 (B/-/-)
Day 4 Inverness to Wick (B/-/D)
Today we will leave the Highland Capital and make our way North towards the Dark Skies of Caithness.
On Route we will stop at
• Royal burgh of Tain
There will be plenty of opportunities for photos on the route.
Day 4 Wick (B/-/D)
You will explore Wick at your own leisure. If you are a whisky lover, you can optionally visit the Old Putney Whisky Distillery for a spot of Whisky tasting.
In the early evening, we are heading on a search of the Northern Lights. Do not forget to wrap up warm so you are nice and cosy. We will take you to the popular spots where you should most likely see the lights.
Day 5 Wick to Scourie (B/-/D)
You will be travelling along the most Northerly coast over to Scourie. The crofting village of Scourie, once a Clan Mackay stronghold, lies at the centre of the parish of Eddrachilles in North West Sutherland. Scourie is another popular base to see the Northern Lights.
Day 6 Scourie (B/-/D)
On this day, you can enjoy the area at your own leisure. In the evening you will be heading from your accommodation with a flask of hot chocolate and travelling in search of seeing the Aurora Borealis ( Northern lights).
Day 7 Scourie to Inverness(B/-/-)
On day 7 you will depart the west coast of Scotland and travel back to Inverness. On a route back you will visit
• Rogie Falls
Depart Inverness at your own leisure
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Further details for Northern Lights Tour
Tour/Cruise including overnight stay
7 days/ 6 nights searching for sights of the beautiful Northern Lights in Scotland. This is a great experience that can be booked by individuals, couples, or families with children. It can get chilly at night, bring some warm clothes, a flask for a warm drink, and compy footwear.