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Two Days Jacobite Experience from Edinburgh - Steam Train and the Great Glen

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Price Per Person   $296.70
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  • Experience Wonderful Scenery & Fascinating History of Glen Coe
  • Enjoy Monster spotting on a Boat Cruise* at Loch Ness
  • Visit the Historic Battlefields of Culloden*
  • Enjoy Scenic Journey on ‘The Harry Potter Hogwarts Express’
  • See Beautiful Riverside Town of Dunkeld
Day 1:
Your 2 day excursion begins from Edinburgh. The first thing that you visit on this 2 day excursion is the Forth Railway Bridge. It is the only cantilever bridge of Scotland region. It is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then enjoy a riverside stroll in the Highlands at Dunkeld. This beautiful village is located on the shallow banks of River Tay.

Your journey continues on A9 and you will drive by Pass of Drumochter. It is the only Mountain Pass between Northern and Southern Scottish Highlands. It gives you stunning views of the peak and Cairngorm National Park. You will be visiting Culloden. It is a place where last Religious Civil War was fought at the end of 17th Century by Jacobites. The Great War was fought against British Government Forces. Entry to War Memorial and Cemetery is optional.

Your first day will end in the beautiful town of Fort Augustus, at the banks of Loch Ness.

Day 2:
Wake up in the fresh surrounding of Loch Ness. After enjoying delicious Scottish breakfast. There will be a short journey to board the Jacobite Steam Train aka ‘The Harry Potter Hogwarts Express’. This is one of the Greatest Train Journeys of the World and it will take you past Britain’s Highest Mountain, deepest Loch, Shortest River and many other attractions en route. Your train will travel by the viaduct exactly shown in the Harry Potter movies. Your train will also pass by the lone standing Glenfinnan Monument. It was erected at the end of 17th Century.

You will have time to enjoy Lunch (Not Included) when you reach West Coast Town of Mallaig. It is a working fishing port and famous for the seafood. You may also would like to enjoy Mallaig Circuit Walk which offers stunning views of Mallaig Harbor and Loch Nevis.

Your return journey to Edinburgh will begin by visiting Glen Coe; a beautiful village settled in Scottish Highlands. It is located on the confluence of River Coe and Loch Leven. This village offers some amazing views. Glen Coe is also the place where MacDonald family was massacred. While coming back, you will enjoy beautiful views of Rannoch Moor and Stirlingshire.

You will return to Edinburgh around 08:00 pm on Day 2.
Additional Information
Please Note:
  • This tour requires walking; comfortable clothing & shoes are recommended
  • Children under 6 years old, unaccompanied minors (under 18 years old) and people with reduced mobility are not advisable to go on this tour
  • This tour is not Wheel Chair Friendly
  • Loch Ness Boat Cruise, Entry to Augustus, Entry to War Memorial of Culloden, is not included in the price, if you wish to visit any of these, please contact your tour guide on the day of travel for further details
  • Min 2 Pax are required for this booking
  • 15 Kg Luggage Allowance (55 X 40 X 20cm)
  • Book with confidence on! You can cancel your booking for free up to 96 hours prior departure date and avail full refund otherwise no payment will be refunded
  • Professional driver-guide
  • Transportation on a mini-coach with air-conditioning
  • Return journey on the Jacobite Steam Train
  • Accommodation at B&B or Hotel: 1 night in Fort Augustus on twin sharing basis (whichever option is selected at the time of booking)
  • 1 breakfast
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Transfers in Edinburgh
  • Loch Ness Boat Cruise, Entry to Augustus, Entry to War Memorial of Culloden
  • Food & beverages (Unless Specified)
  • Anything which is not part of Inclusions
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