Fort William And West Highland Line
- Enjoy one of the greatest railways in the world, the West Highland Line
- Admire the spectacular scenery on our journey from Mallaig to Fort William
- Visit the Kyle of Lochalsh, the gateway to the Isle of Skye
- Take in the views of Ben Nevis from our hotel
Join us as we travel to Fort William and take in some of the finest sights the Highlands of Scotland have to offer. We travel along the ‘Road to the Isles’ to join one of the great railway journeys of the world – the West Highland Line. We’ll also travel to Mallaig by coach and our return by train takes us via some of the most breathtaking scenery in Scotland and over the impressive Glenfinnan Viaduct.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Enjoy a superb start to a few days away as you travel by luxury coach to Fort William. Onboard you’ll be entertained by the onboard Wi-Fi and entertainment system Roadshow. After check-in at the Bay Caledonian Hotel join your fellow travellers in the hotel’s restaurant for a delicious three-course evening meal. (Dinner)
Days 2 to 4
We spend the next three days in Fort William with two included excursions to enjoy.
We travel along the Road to the Isles to Mallaig where we journey aboard the magnificent West Highland line, the journey takes in spectacular scenery of colossal mountains and munros and isolated lochs.
Our other excursion travels along the Kyle of Lochalsh to the village of Kyleakin on the magnificent Isle of Skye.
The other day is for you to enjoy at your leisure. There are a number of activities to enjoy in Fort William, most involve the stunning scenery in and around the town. Stay by the side of Loch Linnhe and soak in the views across the water or if you’re feeling active head up into the countryside around the village for spectacular hillside views. (Breakfast, Dinner)
It’s our last day! After enjoying a delicious breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant we’ll travel home. Why not start planning your next Shearings break or order a brochure through the Roadshow entertainment system? (Breakfast)
- Stay right on the shores of Loch Linnhe among some of Britain's highest peaks
- The recently renovated restaurant and bar where you can enjoy spectacular views over the loch in real style
- Take day trips to stunning locations such as the Isle of Skye and Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
If you are looking to discover the magnificence of Scotland with scenic views from the hotel and within easy reach of the best the Highlands and Islands have to offer join us at the Caledonian Hotel.
The hotel is set in seclusion on the shores of Loch Linnhe, just a 10 minute drive from popular Fort William where you can discover Highland history at the West Highland Museum or hop on a loch cruise to take in the landscape from a different perspective. Of course, this area is renowned for the wide choice of fantastic outdoor activities available. If you are feeling particularly active try and tackle Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in Britain which is just outside of town, or follow one of the many more leisurely trails in the area.
Venture out of town and the very best of the Highlands can be accessed on a day trip. A couple of hours drive from Fort William is the stunning Isle of Skye, an isolated island with stunning views from mountainous interiors, rolling green fields and dramatic seaside cliff faces. Or head just over an hour south to explore the bonny, bonny banks of Loch Lomond and the wider magnificence of the Trossachs National Park.
The scenery doesn’t stop at the hotel door, with tremendous views across Loch Linnhe from the hotel’s recently refurbished bar and lounge area. The views continue in the restaurant where you can enjoy breakfast and evening meals daily while enjoying one of Scotland’s greatest landscapes.Back to top
Full Day Kyle of Lochalsh - Included
Full day excursion enjoying a beautiful journey through splendid Highland scenery, passing stunning lochs and glens to reach the Kyle of Lochalsh, gateway to the Isle of Skye. We call at the pretty village of Kyleakin.
Full Day West Highland Line and Treasures of the Earth - Included
Full day excursion as we follow the Road to the Isles, calling at Treasures of the Earth along the way to visit the pretty fishing village of Mallaig. We then join the West Highland Line and return from Malliag to Fort
William through the most stunning Highland scenery.