The Cairngorms, Rail & Wildlife 5Days - Carrbridge
- Duration: 5 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TALF5526
- Travel Type: Coach
Carrbridge is part of the scenic Cairngorms National Park, which is located below the Monadhliath Mountains. This picturesque village lies along the Dulnain River, which empties into the Spey through an 18th century packhorse bridge.Whether it's an amble through the forest, or a strenuous hill walk, Carrbridge offers something for everyone. Take some time to explore the nearby villages of Grantown-on-Spey or Aviemore, which offer shops with a range of quality, bespoke items.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Full Day Loch Ness, Drumnadrochit & Inverness
We venture further north today, travelling along the shores of spectacular Loch Ness to reach the beautiful Highland village of Drumnadrochit - home to a pleasant village green, quaint shops and cafes plus plenty of Nessie attractions! Later in the day we'll make our way to Inverness - a vibrant and bustling city situated at the top of the Great Glen and known as the 'capital' of the Highlands./n
Day 3 - Half Day Grantown-on-Spey
Surrounded by spectacular scenery and ancient woodlands, Grantown-on-Spey is a charming town popular with skiers in the winter and walkers in the summer! This thriving community offers great places to visit and a High Street full of independent shops./n
Day 4 - Full Day Strathspey Railway & Highland Wildlife Park
Take a trip back in time on the Strathspey Railway as we travel from Broomhill to Aviemore aboard the nostalgic carriages. After some free time here we make our way to the Highland Wildlife Park - a 105 hectare safari park, nestled in the Cairngorm National Park which is home to snow leopards, tigers and Scottish wildcats./nPlease note that this excursion may operate in reverse - details will be confirmed by your driver./n
Day 5 - Return Travel