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4 Day Isle of Skye Wildlife Tour from Edinburgh

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What Will We Do?

Embark on an unforgettable 4-day tour to the Isle of Skye from Edinburgh or Glasgow with a historian and wildlife expert. The island is a paradise of rugged landscapes, ancient castles, and captivating wildlife. This immersive tour promises an exhilarating blend of outdoor adventure and cultural discovery, all expertly guided for an experience that will linger in your memory forever. Get ready to be captivated by the following tour highlights:

 Hiking in the Highlands

Ben A’an: The Short Pointed Peak

Begin your expedition by conquering Ben A’an, a majestic peak that rewards your climb with sweeping vistas of the southern Highlands and the enchanting Loch Katrine. Traverse through this iconic terrain as you soak in the legends of Rob Roy and pause at the summit to capture the awe-inspiring beauty that stretches before you.

Old Man of Storr: A Geological Masterpiece

Marvel at the dramatic silhouette of the Old Man of Storr, an iconic rock formation that rises majestically from the Isle of Skye’s enchanting landscapes. Hike amidst the natural wonders, feeling the ancient energy that emanates from these geological giants.

Scotland Bird Watching

Indulge in the symphony of nature as you search for some of the most sort after birds in Scotland. Keep your eyes peeled for majestic golden eagles soaring overhead on the mainland and sea eagles along the coast of Skye, creating an immersive connection with the Isle of Skye’s untamed beauty. Tours between April and August we will partnership with Bella Jane Boat tours to embark on an epic trip to the Isle of Canna to see the return of the beautiful Atlantic puffins in Scotland. 

Explore the Wildlife of Scotland

As well as incredible bird life Scotland has amazing sea and wildlife. On land it is our mission as nature lovers to search for the Eurasian otter, the red squirrel and the four different types of deer in Scotland. Once we leave land and embark on the boat trip we will be looking for common and grey seal, dolphins, porpoise, minke whale and basking sharks

Visit Castles of Scotland

Eilean Donan Castle: Scotland’s most picturesque castle

Uncover the secrets of Eilean Donan Castle, an architectural marvel standing proudly at the confluence of three lochs. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this fortress as you wander its corridors, imagining the lives of clans and nobles who once inhabited its walls. This castle resonates with stories of battles, legends, and the essence of Scottish heritage.

Dunvegan Castle: Home of Clan MacLeod

Explore Dunvegan Castle, a testament to Scotland’s rich history and a sanctuary of myths and legends. Roam through its halls, learning about the tales of chieftains and their clans, as well as the enduring heritage that lives on within these ancient walls.

Other stops include Portree, Isle of Canna, Fairy Glen, Kilchurn Castle and much more.

How to Book

Price of the tour: From £900 per person or £3,000 for private group (up to 8 people). Prices include breakfast, accommodation, ferry crossings and boat trips. Excludes any optional extras like castles entrances or whisky tours. Want to book the tour contact me directly via [email protected] or whatsapp: +447548132617.

To book this tour please contact me via my email:  [email protected] or mobile: +447548132617.

Start – All guests will be picked up from accommodation between 6.45-7.15am

Finish – Approximately 7-9pm drop at accommodation

Mandatory: Photo ID

Recommended: Travel insurance, waterproof jacket, trousers, hiking boots, second pair of socks, insect repellent, gloves, hat, warm clothing, any snacks for the bus or hike, reusable water bottle and power bank

These terms and conditions, together with any other written information brought to your attention before we confirm your booking, shall form the basis of your contract with Rob Carr Tours. Please read these terms and conditions thoroughly and if you have any further questions contact us immediately.

Booking Process

Bookings can be made via our website contact form at by telephone, by email or contact form. Our online booking system can process payments via Stripe, PayPal and we are also able to take direct bank transfer. We will not issue your booking confirmation until the payment has been processed. For all walking tours full payment will be required at the time of booking (unless agreed otherwise) and for all other bookings a 20% non-refundable deposit. Note that we cannot be held responsible if any tour in which you are interested in becomes fully booked or unavailable prior to full payment being received from you.

Cancellation by You

If you wish to cancel or make any amendments to the tour, please notify us immediately in writing as cancellation charges may apply. Note the date the written communication is sent will be the effective date of cancellation. In the event of cancellation by you, cancellation charges may be payable, as set out below.

Extended Tours

For all extended scheduled tours (tours of one day or more [excluding walking tours]) have a 20% non-refundable deposit at the time of confirmation. The outstanding 80% balance of the tour price must be paid by no later than 30 days prior to the scheduled and confirmed tour departure date. Receipts for all payments will be provided after successful payment has been made. For any cancellations the charges shall apply (depending on the effective date of cancellation):-

  1. cancellation more than 30 days before the tour date: 20% of the tour price;
  2. cancellation between 14 days and 30 days before the tour date: 50% of the tour price;
  3. cancellation less than 14 days before the tour date: 100% of the tour price;
  4. in the event of a ‘no show’ you will be charged 100% of the tour price.

Cancellation by us

Rob Carr Tours reserves the right to cancel tours which experience unavoidable and unanticipated circumstances beyond our control. If we cancel then we will always refund the total amount received from the customer.

Change to itinerary

The itinerary must be taken as an indication of what each Group should accomplish and not as a contractual obligation on the part of Rob Carr Tours. Any changes in itinerary may be caused by local political conditions, delays, mechanical breakdown, weather, border restrictions, sickness or other unforeseeable circumstances. It is a fundamental condition when booking the tour described that you accept flexibility of the itinerary and acknowledge that delays and alterations with resulting consequences, comfort or disappointments are possible.


There is no travel insurance cover provided as part any of the products sold by Rob Carr Tours. We do not accept responsibility for lost personal possessions and/or luggage on any point of the tour as well as any additional expenses experienced through delays, sickness, weather or other grounds out with our control. Additionally, we strongly recommend to purchase a travel insurance policy covering personal possessions, medical, travel, cancellation etc.