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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh provided by Rabbie's

Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 23/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
• Face coverings are mandatory and must always be worn. • Infrared thermometer temperature check during check-in for tour. Passengers with temperature readings above 38 degrees will not be able to travel for health and safety reasons. • Simple Covid-19 health questionnaire upon arrival.
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Updated 23/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Opt for a personalized experience of the Scottish Highlands on a small-group day trip from Edinburgh, limited to 16 people. Ideal for visitors with limited time, this guided tour transports you to Loch Ness and other Highland highlights with ease and efficiency. Stop at Glencoe, Cairngorms National Park, and Fort Augustus along the way, and upgrade to include a cruise on the legendary Loch Ness. Plus, traveling in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach means you can feel comfortable throughout the journey to and from Edinburgh.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Rabbie's Cafe Bar
    6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
    See address & details
  • 1
    Rabbie's Cafe Bar
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 2
    Glencoe Mountain
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 3
    Fort Augustus Abbey
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Loch Ness
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Cairngorms National Park
  • You'll end at
    Rabbie's Cafe Bar
    6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Take a hassle-free day trip to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
  • Let a guide bring the history of historic landmarks to life 
  • Travel comfortably in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • Small-group tour for a more personalized experience
  • Upgrade upon arrival to include a sightseeing cruise on Loch Ness
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from a central Edinburgh location. Board a top of the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach destined for the Scottish Highlands. On the way to Loch Ness, pass landmarks such as the Wallace Monument, Stirling Castle, and Linlithgow Palace. Stop at Glencoe to learn about the history of the Clan Macdonald massacre from 1692 before you journey onward through the town of Fort William. On arrival at Fort Augustus, disembark to wander around Loch Ness, or take a sightseeing cruise depending on the option chosen at checkout. Following a break for lunch (own expense), travel through Cairngorms National Park for panoramic views of Loch Laggan. Return to your original departure point in Edinburgh.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Rabbie's Cafe Bar, 6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • The chance to see "Nessie", the Loch Ness monster
  • Modern Mercedes minivan with air conditioning (maximum 16 people)
Exclusions
  • Loch Ness Cruise
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Fort Augustus Abbey
  • Entry/Admission - Loch Ness
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age to participate is 5 years old. We do not carry children under the age of 5.
  • Check-in closes 15 minutes prior to departure
  • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Near public transportation
  • In order to retain the integrity of the tour and try to ensure that all our customers have the best possible experience, we do cap bookings from any one party to 8 passengers.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Winry Tou wrote a review Nov 2020
Chelmsford, United Kingdom12 contributions2 helpful votes
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Never regretted booking this tour. Bill was especially nice and professional. Had fun taking photos.
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Luana wrote a review Nov 2020
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This tour was a wonderful, full-day tour. Our guide, Doug was so knowledgeable and entertaining! It was a long tour and he did an amazing job at keeping us entertained and feed us with precious pieces of information! I'll definitely go back to visit some more of Scotland and
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Maxime L wrote a review Nov 2020
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Amazing experience, landscapes and guide too ! Thanks Grant for sharing your enjoy and your knowledge about Scotland, that was a great day :)
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TootingSW17 wrote a review Oct 2020
London, United Kingdom3 contributions6 helpful votes
This tour is amazing. Our guide Gavin (Gav) AKA Hagrid was friendly, approachable, funny and informative. He looked after us and was genuinely concerned that we would enjoy the day. He is absolutely in love with his country (and who can blame him) and enthusiastically shares his
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Jam wrote a review Oct 2020
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Stephan was really excellent and professional Tour guide. Enjoyed the Tour.. Scotland was magnificent.
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A Covid hero company
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Two fantastic trips to the Islands!
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  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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