9 days/8 nights – Loch Ness, Edinburgh, Inverness, Isle of Lewis, Isle of Skye
Walk amongst lush landscapes where ancient stone castles rise from the mist, heralding a proud heritage that served as the inspiration and backdrop for the Disney•Pixar animated film Brave. Our Scotland adventure puts you in the footsteps of royalty, loyal clans and quite possibly a mythical sea creature.
SCOTLAND VACATION HIGHLIGHTS
- Tour of Scottish Castles: Walk through history as you explore the mysterious ruins of iconic castles, each with their own story to tell. You’ll visit Glamis, Edinburgh, Dunnotar, Eilean Donan and Urquhart Castles on this amazing tour.
- Loch Ness Exhibition Center and Canoeing: Explore the center’s artful presentation of both facts and lore about the Loch, and then make up your own mind whether the famous monster Nessie really exists! Then, feel the brisk breeze as you canoe across the dark blue waters.
- Callanish Standing Stones: Step between the mysterious standing stones just as Merida does on her journey in Brave. Your guide reveals some of the scientific theories about the site, as well as the folklore surrounding how the stones came to be.
- Horseback Riding and Archery at Rothiemurchus Estate: Spend the morning riding the Highland ponies at Rothiemurchus Estate, one of the greatest tracts of natural forest in Britain. Later, take aim and test your skills as an archer.