Loch Ness Day Tour from Edinburgh

Scotland’s most famous loch is right at your fingertips. On this tour, you’ll witness the full glory of our majestic mountains as you travel through The Trossachs National Park and over to Loch Ness.
Departing

Edinburgh

Price

£750

Duration

12 Hours

Tour Details

Journey through Scotland’s breathtaking landscapes on our tour, where you’ll witness the majesty of our mountains before arriving at Scotland’s most famous loch, the iconic Loch Ness, right at your fingertips. From the breathtaking views at Rannoch Moor to the towering mountains of Glencoe, each bend in the road reveals a new wonder. Explore Fort Augustus and marvel at the ancient Caledonian Canal and the infrastructure it brought to the local area. From here, you can see Scotland’s famous Loch Ness, right within your reach – and you might even catch a glimpse of Nessie. Our penultimate stop will be in the picturesque town of Pitlochry, where you’ll find distilleries, pubs, woodland trails, hill walks, and river fishing; offering something for everyone’s taste.

Itinerary

Starting at your hotel (or location of your choice), your very own personal driver will pick you up to start your adventure.

A haven for wildlife this remote expanse of around 50 square miles is truly spectacular. Enjoy breathtaking views as we drive through this other worldly landscape.

The towering mountains of Glencoe are a sight to behold. But behind the beauty lies tragedy. The Massacre of Glencoe in 1692 is forever remembered as one of the most despicable acts of betrayal in Scottish history. The beauty and the history combine to make the atmosphere of this place something special.

Running for 62 miles this Glen runs from Fort William all the way to Inverness following a geological fault.

Running for the length of the Great Glen is the Caledonian canal. A most impressive feat of engineering the canal includes Neptune’s Staircase, the longest staircase lock in the UK.

We will stop at Fort Augustus which the canal runs through and sits on the shores of Loch Ness. A great place to stop for lunch and enjoy fantastic views of the loch.

At 23 miles long this is the largest body of water by volume in Great Britain. Plenty of space for mysterious creatures to lurk. Be sure to take lots of photos of this spectacular place.

This largely Victorian town has always been a favorite destination for tourists. You will see why as you walk down the pretty high street.

Sit back and relax as we make our way back to Edinburgh

Tour Map

INCLUSIONS / EXCLUSIONS

Private day tour for up to 7 people.
Expert tour driver with years of knowledge and experience.
Pick up from any central Edinburgh location
Luxurious, Mercedes-Benz MPV as your vehicle with 4G WiFi.
Group WhatsApp for communicating with your driver.
Lunch
Access to attraction(s)
Gratuities
Private day tour for up to 7 people.
Expert tour driver with years of knowledge and experience.
Pick up from any central Edinburgh location
Luxurious, Mercedes-Benz MPV as your vehicle with 4G WiFi.
Group WhatsApp for communicating with your driver.
Lunch
Access to attraction(s)
Gratuities

Important Information

Meeting point
  • Edinburgh or Glasgow, we we come to you! So once you have booked your tour we will be with you at the specified time on the day of the trip!
  • Traveling by Sea? We can pick you up at the Cruise Terminals in and around Edinburgh or Greenock.
  • Don’t worry if you haven’t booked your accommodation yet, you can continue to book and confirm these details with us later.
Contact
  • We typically reconfirm all details no later than 48 hours before your travel date. For extra reassurance our team is here should you have any questions so please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any additional questions.
  • Your guide who will typically aim to be with you 5-10 minutes before your departure time. Unless you tell us otherwise we will always provide the lead passenger’s details which can be used to co-ordinate meeting up should there be any parking restrictions and/or delays at your pick-up point.
  • Upon request, we can arrange a WhatsApp group allowing you to co-ordinate with us and your fellow travellers.
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes and a waterproof jacket is recommended.​
Not allowed
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed).
Covid-19 precautions – Good to Go!
  • Safety measures in place including daily regular Lateral Flow Tests by all our guides.
  • Our vehicles are thoroughly cleaned and sanitised daily.
  • Based on current government guidelines masks are discretionary. ​

Please refer to our FAQ for any additional queries you may, alternatively feel free to contact us if you need to get in touch.

Looking for other tours from Edinburgh? Check out our Rosslyn Chapel & North Berwick Day Tour and our Stirling Castle & Loch Lomond Day Tour!

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