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Travelsphere Great Railways of the Scottish Highlands
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  • Location
    Scotland, Europe
  • Board Basis
    Half Board
  • Duration
    5 Days
  • Holiday Type
    Escorted Tours
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Incredible rail journeys and the glorious scenery of the Scottish Highlands - the perfect combination for a wonderful break close to home.​

What's Included

4 nights half-board in a 3-star hotel
8 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners
All excursions included
Travelsphere Tour Manager
Rail and coach transportation as described
Audio Guide

Tour Highlights

West Highland Line aboard the Jacobite Steam Train
Cross Glenfinnan Viaduct and see the Glenfinnan Monument
The rail journey to the Kyle of Lochalsh and Loch Ness visit
Ride the Cairngorm Funicular Railway
Travel on the Strathspey Steam Railway
Visit Culloden Battlefield

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Inverness

Make your own way to Inverness, where your hotel is located in the centre of the city, just a short stroll from Inverness Castle and the River Ness​.

Day 2: Mallaig & Glenfinnan

Your rail adventure begins after breakfast when you board the famous Jacobite Steam Train for a two-hour journey through some of Scotland's most spectacular scenery. The route, considered by many to be the one of the world's greatest rail journeys, crosses the Glenfinnan viaduct, before continuing to the charming fishing port of Mallaig, where you'll make a stop at lunch time.

Day 3: Kyle of Lochalsh

Today you will embark on one of the most scenic rail journeys in the world, from Inverness to the Kyle of Lochalsh on the west coast. This magnificent trip takes you through some incredible scenery,across open moorland and through stunning valleys.

Day 4: Cairngorm Funicular Railway & Strathspey Steam Railway

​Today's destination is the famous Cairngorm Funicular Railway, the UK's highest mountain railway, which takes you to the top of the Cairngorm Mountain in just eight minutes.

Day 5: Inverness

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before checking out of your hotel and starting your journey home​.


Days 1-4: Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa 

The 3-star Best Western Inverneess Palace Hotel & Spa located on the banks of the River Ness.

Price Information

Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote. 

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