Inverness Castle in Scotland

Very Best of Scotland Tour: Literature, Spirits, History, Golf, and More

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Customizable Itinerary

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Places Visited

Edinburgh, Oban, Isle of Skye, Inverness...

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Suggested Duration

12 Days

There really is nothing like Scotland, which is home to breathtaking landscapes and iconic connections. From royal indulgence to wild islands and from atmospheric distilleries to ancient legends, this 12-day Best of Scotland tour will help you explore Scotland’s diverse highlights. There is a little of everything that is essentially Scottish, including lochs, castles, villages, and so many friendly locals.

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Trip Highlights

  • Meander around Scotland’s iconic lakes and immerse yourself in some of the world’s most unique landscapes
  • Get to know Scottish whisky by meeting distillers and enjoying private tasting sessions at small distilleries
  • Discover the very best of Edinburgh during four nights in the capital, including private tours of the city’s hidden spots
  • Escape to the wilderness by spending two days on the Isle of Skye, which is one of the world’s most magnificent island retreats
  • Explore the royal history and gasp at some of Scotland’s castles and stately homes
  • Compare and contrast Stirling with Glasgow, which are two fabulous and incredibly different cities
  • Feast on the stories in Inverness as locals narrate 1,000 years of tales in a charming old city
  • Conclude your luxury trip in St. Andrews and gaze across a famous golf course that is surrounded by castles and ruins
  • Spend a day on the isles of Mull and Iona and discover colorful villages and rolling landscapes
  • Discover Scottish legends, from the Loch Ness Monster to village fables, as told by the locals

Starting Price

$4,675 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.

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