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One Day Scotland Hiking & Castles Tour

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What will we do?

Experience an action-packed one-day tour from Edinburgh to the Scottish Highlands, where the wonders of hiking trails, history and historic castles await. This jam-packed tour promises a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural exploration. Let our knowledgeable guide lead the way as you embark on an adventure you’ll cherish for a lifetime. Featuring the following highlands tour highlights:

Ben A’an: The Short Pointed Peak

Kick-start your day with a climb up Ben A’an, a steep but incredibly rewarding peak offering views over the southern Highlands and Loch Katrine. As you hike through this iconic landscape, immerse yourself in the tales of Rob Roy. At the summit take a moment to catch your breath and capture the beauty that surrounds it. Keeping our eyes peeled for a golden eagle.

Kilchurn Castle: Ancestral home of the Campbell’s of Glenorchy

This ruined Scottish castle was a historic stronghold which has a rich and intriguing heritage. Wander through the atmospheric ruins, imagining the lives of ancient clans and noble families. You will learn captivating stories of battles, legends, and the castle’s significant role in Scottish history.

Oban: Gateway to the Isles

Experience the coastal allure of the picturesque town, be captivated by its bustling harbor, charming waterfront, and vibrant atmosphere. Sample delicious seafood, visit local shops including the famous Oban distillery and soak up the maritime ambiance that makes Oban a true gem of the Scottish coast.

Glencoe: Known to some as the Glen of the Weeping

Prepare to be mesmerized by Glencoe, a glacial valley renowned for its raw beauty and dramatic landscapes. Our guide will share captivating tales of the Glencoe Massacre, folklore, and the natural wonders that define this Highland gem.

Other stops include Callander, Finlarig Castle and Castle Stalker.

Price of the tour: £160 per person or £500 for private group (up to 8 people), all of which exclude breakfast and lunch in price. 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.

Insurance

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.

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