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Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness provided by Highland Explorer Tours

Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Bus Station, Farraline Park, Inverness
    Inverness IV1 1NH, UK
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  • 1
    Urquhart Castle
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Beauly Priory
    Stop: 70 minutes
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  • 3
    Glen Ord Distillery
    Stop: 70 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Culloden Battlefield
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Clava Cairns
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Bus Station, Farraline Park, Inverness
    Inverness IV1 1NH, UK
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Bus Station, Farraline Park, Inverness, Inverness IV1 1NH, UK
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Local Scottish Guide
Exclusions
  • Food and Drink
  • Loch Ness Cruise & Urquhart Castle (buy on site)
  • Distillery tour and tasting (buy on site)
  • Culloden Battlefield Exhibition (buy on site)
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Urquhart Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Glen Ord Distillery
  • Entry/Admission - Culloden Battlefield
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 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.
21Reviews
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jean-marie S wrote a review Sep 2020
5 contributions7 helpful votes
We were there on Sept 19th . Great day. Because of Covid, we couldn't do the Whisky visit but Our Fantastic guide, Fraser, did compensate that with a nice bottle from where he lives. As we couldn't do the distillery, we went to that river/cascade where you can see the Salmon
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Highland Explor... T, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness
Responded 27 Sep 2020
Thanks so much for the great review! I'm very happy to hear you had such a nice time with Fraser and enjoyed the Whisky from the area of Scotland he's from. And what a bonus to see the salmon up the river! We hope we can welcome you on one of our tours again in future. Best, Tom
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Michał B wrote a review Sep 2019
6 contributions3 helpful votes
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We went on a tour with Connor and that was a great day :) He took us everywhere as planned and even helped to adapt the schedule to our needs. At the end he even offered to give us a lift to wherever we needed (we were a small group of 4). His great sense of humour made it an
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Date of experience: September 2019
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lindaelane wrote a review Aug 2019
London, England12 contributions41 helpful votes
This may be the best tour in the Highlands. Certainly the best of the many I have taken. Fraser (His real name - and his is a Fraser through his mother's line) was an excellent guide - so interesting and knew so much. The choice of the five main sites was outstanding, just
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, General Manager at Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thanks for your review. It is brilliant to hear you had such a good time on tour with Fraser and that you felt this was a tour both fans of Outlander and those who have never heard of the show can enjoy. We hope to see you back in Scotland soon! Kind Regards, Emma
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Sharon wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
This tour was a highlight of our Scotland trip. Our guide Connor was very knowledgeable and passionate about Scottish history. He also had a very good sense of humor as he and my husband were trading jokes. We loved the tour of Urquhart castle, the Loch Ness cruise, whisky tour
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, General Manager at Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thanks for your review. It is lovely to hear you had such a good time on tour with Connor and that you could see his passion for Scotland. We hope to see you back in Scotland soon! Kind Regards, Emma
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GAnne wrote a review Jul 2019
Bermuda24 contributions31 helpful votes
Fantastic tour, to the different locations. Our tour guide Andy was very informative about the locations and general history of Scotland, he even wears his clan kilt! Highly recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Highland Explor... T, Reservations Assistant at Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander Day Tour from Inverness
Responded 9 Jul 2019
Thanks for your 5-star review! It is wonderful to hear you had such a great time with Andy and even got to see a Scotsman in a kilt! Hopefully we see you back in Scotland again soon! Kind regards, Emma
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Excellent and unforgettable experience
I am so glad I booked Highland Explorer tours. It took the stress away from planning and driving and we got to sit
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Ion G
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Amazing experience
Great day trip in the Highlands! A lot of scenic views, traditional Scottish music along the way, steam train exper
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We had the pleasure of travelling on your Highland Explorer Tour. I wanted to say that we both enjoyed the tour ve
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AERM_Scotland
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Brilliant taster day for future adventures
Scot was a fantastic guide/driver/story teller (and Covid-19 compliant!). Our whole family really enjoyed the day.
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Lee-Anne R
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Loved every minute
Amazing day tour and Duffy the driver was really nice and friendly and knew is history, made the trip worth while.
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NickB2106
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Stirling Castle looks great!
Calum was an excellent driver and tour guide, helping us to get the best out of the Kelpies (amazing statues!), our
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NickB2106
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Wonderful guided tour of the Highlands
Richie was a brilliant tour guide, and kept us entertained for hours as he drove us through the Trossachs to Glenco
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Emlhp0
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Just brilliant - highly recommend!
This was absolutely amazing. We've done a lot of tours but Rich was one of the best guides we've ever had. He made
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Duffy’s Tour
Excellent trip from beginning to end. Duffy our driver and guide was very knowledgeable in all aspects and an extr
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Sharon U
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Hogwarts Express
All of it, a full filled day from start to finish. Hogwarts Express was amazing really magical Guide was very knowl
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Klauszkababa
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Worth it
I really enjoyed this trip. Our guide, Rich was very funny and told us a lots of funny and interesting story during
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Laramae030788
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An awesome day to Sterling!
First, the bus arrived precisely on time. We managed to do everything according to our Itinerary. We definitely ha
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Luke G
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Amazing 5 day experience guided by Greg!
We thoroughly enjoyed our 5 day tour with Greg, 28th sep onwards! On day 6 I was definitely a little saddened to no
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carolineeA8946NA
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A Rich experience in all ways
An excellent day trip with stunning scenery and lots of useful information from our guide Rich. It's a long day, ho
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ryanlouiem
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Rich experience
Just like our "mobile Scottish historian" Rich, the entire 12-hour trip was very rich with information and entertai
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  • Duration: 9h
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