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Scotland Wildlife & Autumn Colours

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TANG4381

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

7 days

7 Day - Tour No AB2125

This not too strenuous wildlife packed holiday explores the natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands from a different viewpoint.  Mountain top safari, dolphin cruise, Dunrobin Castle, steam train ride and a visit to a reindeer paddock.  This is an impressive wildlife holiday, set in beautiful Highland countryside.

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Included in Cost

Included in Cost
  • Coach travel
  • 6 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
  • tea/coffee on arrival at main hotel
  • visit a reindeer paddock
  • single train journey on the Strathspey Steam Railway
  • Dolphin Spirit cruise
  • entrance to Dunrobin Castle, museum & gardens
  • 2 1⁄2 hour highland safari with rangers


Day 1 Morning departure for the journey north for an overnight stop.

Day 2 After breakfast, travel by coach to Aberfeldy to meet the kilted Safari Rangers who will transport you into Europe’s lost wilderness. From the mountain tops, the scenery is breath-taking with regular sightings of grouse, mountain hares, deer and golden eagles. Stop off for a “wee dram” at a Mountain Bothy. (NB the Safari may need to be split into two groups, if this is the case each group will have free time in Pitlochry before or after each safari). Continue to Grantown-on-Spey and the Craiglynne Hotel for a four night stay.

Day 3 Today you travel to Inverness, the Highland’s capital where you will have free time to explore. Its Old Town features the 19th century Inverness Cathedral, Old High Church and an indoor Victorian Market. Visit the contemporary Inverness museum and Art Gallery which traces local and Highland history. Afterwards you will travel to the coastal Dunrobin Castle, the most northerly of Scotland’s great houses and the largest in the Northern Highlands with 189 rooms. Dunrobin is also one of Britain’s oldest continuously inhabited houses dating back to the 1300s, and is home to the Earls and later, the Dukes of Sutherland.

Day 4 This morning head for Aviemore Station to join the Strathspey Railway for a stunning single train journey through the Scottish Highlands to Broomhill. You will then transfer to Kingussie for some free time before heading to the Cairngorm National Park. Here, you will meet a ‘herder’ who will take you to the Visitor Centre, give you a talk and take you to the on-site paddock to see a few of the reindeer, and at certain times of the day you may be able to feed them too.

Day 5 Today head up the “Whisky Trail" with free time in Nairn before heading over the Kessock Bridge to join the Dolphin Spirit for a cruise into the Moray Firth to see the pod of resident dolphins.

Day 6 Time to leave Grantown and head south for an overnight stop in the Stirling area.

Day 7 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.


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Holiday Hotel Craiglynne Hotel

Located in Grantown-on-Spey, in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, WiFi, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar, restaurant and conservatory area.

Overnight Hotels

All bedrooms will be en-suite with TV.

Single room supplement £100

Holiday insurance £22.00 (70 years and over £34.50)

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