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Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness

Highlights
  • Enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness
  • Guided tour: Visit the best viewpoints on the Isle of Skye
  • Free time for shopping and sightseeing in Portree
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Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness
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Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness
From US$66.59
Overview
The towering sea cliffs and traditional fishing villages of the Isle of Skye lie off the west coast of the Scottish Highlands. With this tour, save both time and money by taking in the island’s highlights on a day trip from Inverness, including Kyleakin, Portree, and the Cuillin Hills with stops at Loch Ness and Eilean Donan Castle along the way.
What to Expect
Make your way to Inverness bus station and travel by air-conditioned minivan through the Scottish Highlands. Stop in Loch Ness, where you’ll enjoy a stunning view of the lake and hear the legend of the notorious Loch Ness Monster.

Continue to lakeside Invermoriston and then pass sights such as the Thomas Telford Bridge, Glenmoriston, and the Five Sisters mountain range on the drive to the west coast. Stop to admire the striking ruins of Eilean Donan Castle, before crossing the Skye Bridge to the Isle of Skye.

On the island, break for lunch (own expense) in Kyleakin and marvel at the rugged landscapes of the Cuillin Hills and then visit the island capital of Portree, where you will have free time to sightsee or browse the shops.

On the return journey, listen as your guide points out landmarks such as the Isle of Rum, Achnasheen, the Black Isle, and the isle of Eilean Ban. Arrive back in Inverness in the evening.
Reviews (241)
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Reviewed yesterday
Excellent day!

There were only two of us on the tour, but it still went ahead. Eilean Donan was closed inside for a wedding, so our guideRichie proposed stopping for a few minutes for photos and then adding some other stops. We saw more things than expected...More

Thank CoolBCanada
Reviewed 4 days ago
Fantastic day with Richie

We were only 2 passengers, mid November, but the tour went on. Since the castle was closed for a wedding Richie proposed some alternatives. So we went for a splendid day, with on top of that splendid weather too. We saw Loch Ness and Urquhart...More

Thank corneliakneuvels
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
It’s like a dream

We were able to book this tour last minute and I am so grateful they were able to squeeze us in. Our tour guide Alan was very interactive and schooled us in the history of Scotland, the highlands and what life is like in Inverness...More

Thank littlehighlittlelow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beautiful place to visit

It's a place worth visiting, some sceneries cannot be captured but only viewed and admired . I have some lovely pictures of Skye.

Thank julietanil2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Isle of Skye Day Trip from Inverness

This tour is worth every penny. Bryan, our guide, was excellent. He was very knowledgeable and had a wonderful sense of humour, with some hilarious surprises. The scenery was out of this world that you see it travel magazines, even with the varied weather conditions...More

Thank Kelvin S
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Oliver L
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Stephen L | Reviewed this property |
HI I did not see any dogs on the trip that I took, or infact on any other coach trip that we saw on the way.
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Katie C
June 4, 2018|
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can this tour be done from cruise ship 2nd August
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