The Skye Walker Tour (self guided)

Summary of the trip

Discover the iconic Isle of Skye and immerse yourself in what Scotland has to offer. More than a cinema setting unveiling itself before your eyes, this island forged during the ice age will transport you to another world. On the program: culture, incredible landscapes, hikes, gastronomy, whisky, meetings, fun Turnkey tour, from Edinburgh (or Glasgow on request), I will arrange your itinerary, book accommodations, as well as a rental car (partnership with Arnold Clark). All the details of your trip will be given to you in a travel diary with my recommendations of restaurants and activities.

Jour 1

Rental SUV - 5 seats - manual

To transport you during your trip, I offer you a perfectly adapted vehicle and the service is provided by the agency Arnold Clark (Edinburgh Airport Agency). This agency has always given me 100% satisfaction, its seriousness and its reputation is widely established throughout the British territory. If however for budget reasons you wish to see the transport budget down I have an alternative option. Options: Additional driver/ car box/ franchise redemption/ child seat/ GPS/ DashCam...
8:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Self guided tour of Edinburgh

Whatever your interests, the Scottish capital will have something to satisfy you. In your spare time I recommend: To let you lose yourself in the Old Town and its medieval atmosphere but also in the New Town and its Georgian architecture. For whisky lovers, the Scottish Whisky Experience is the perfect choice. Your thirst... for culture will be satisfied by the Scottish National Museum A stroll along Leith Walk will take you to the quays of the former merchant port but also to the famous Britannia, the Queen’s former ship. Nature side a small ascent of Arthur’s Seat will reveal you a breathtaking view of the city. Still on the subject of greenery, the Royal Botanic Garden is worth a visit A stroll along Water of Leith will connect the Britannia to the Royal Botanic Garden You can also visit the city’s two major monuments, Edinburgh Castle and the Hollyrood Palace, separated from the aptly named Royal Mile. And finally for gourmets, many restaurants will make you discover the specialties of the country. (there is a lot to say on the subject, do not hesitate to ask me recommendations)
9:00 - 12:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
12:00 - 14:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Private Guided Tour of Edinburgh

Go through the history of Edinburgh and discover how the city was built, how it evolved, how life is today. History, culture, anecdotes, art of living… a mixed, varied and complete tour of the city, its inhabitants and its customs.
14:00 - 18:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation - Evening

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country.. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
20:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

BnB in Edinburgh

Spend a night in Edinburgh in a traditional and comfortable B&B. Breakfast is uncluded
20:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Jour 2

Rental SUV - 5 seats - manual

To transport you during your trip, I offer you a perfectly adapted vehicle and the service is provided by the agency Arnold Clark (Edinburgh Airport Agency). This agency has always given me 100% satisfaction, its seriousness and its reputation is widely established throughout the British territory. If however for budget reasons you wish to see the transport budget down I have an alternative option. Options: Additional driver/ car box/ franchise redemption/ child seat/ GPS/ DashCam...
8:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Stirling Castle (self-guided)

Stirling Castle is a landmark in the history of Scotland. Dive into the wars of independence and its illustrious figures as Robert the Bruce and William Wallace. Mary Stuart’s childhood home, exiled to France and then back, she was crowned here in Stirling, Mary Queen of Scots. Many scenes of everyday life are reproduced, the view is also breathtaking!
9:00 - 11:00
Stirling, United Kingdom

Doune Castle (self-guided tour)

Doune Castle is a strategic fortress for conquering and controlling the Highlands. Authentic Doune Castle is full of stories but was also the place of many shootings, Outlander, Sacred Grail of Monthy Phyton, Game of Thrones have put their cameras there.
9:30 - 11:00
Stirling, United Kingdom

Discovery of Glencoe and Loch Etive, the deer valley

Between Edinburgh and the West Coast stands a plateau with lunar inspirations, bordered by mountains cut to the edge, small lochs mesh the entire surface of this space so unique; a real change of scenery where emotions clash.
13:00 - 14:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Visit to Portree (Isle of Skye)

Upon our arrival on the Isle of Skye, we will visit the port, the heart of the city and its history. As a cook and if the desire takes you, we will supply us with shellfish, fish and oysters for a delicious dinner, sourced locally (For tours where the accommodation is a holiday home equipped with a kitchen).
17:00 - 19:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation - Evening

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country.. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
20:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Self cathering accomodation, Isle of Skye

For this step of your trip, I'll book a holiday home (cottage) with many facilities and equipment. Ideal for families and groups, this formula is also more economical while selecting cozy, warm and comfortable accommodations.
20:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Jour 3

Rental SUV - 5 seats - manual

To transport you during your trip, I offer you a perfectly adapted vehicle and the service is provided by the agency Arnold Clark (Edinburgh Airport Agency). This agency has always given me 100% satisfaction, its seriousness and its reputation is widely established throughout the British territory. If however for budget reasons you wish to see the transport budget down I have an alternative option. Options: Additional driver/ car box/ franchise redemption/ child seat/ GPS/ DashCam...
8:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye, discovery of the northern part

What better after a good Scottish breakfast than to immerse yourself in the most emblematic landscapes of the Isle of Skye. We will go to admire: The Old Man of Storr, more than recommended hike Kilt Rock & Mealt Falls The Quiraing, hiking more than recommended Lunch break is available in a restaurant, pub, café or picnic/barbecue The Fairy Glen. hiking more than recommended Nest Point Lighthouse
9:00 - 12:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
12:00 - 13:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye, discovery of the northern part

What better after a good Scottish breakfast than to immerse yourself in the most emblematic landscapes of the Isle of Skye. We will go to admire: The Old Man of Storr, more than recommended hike Kilt Rock & Mealt Falls The Quiraing, hiking more than recommended Lunch break is available in a restaurant, pub, café or picnic/barbecue The Fairy Glen. hiking more than recommended Nest Point Lighthouse
13:00 - 18:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation - Evening

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country.. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
20:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Self cathering accomodation, Isle of Skye

For this step of your trip, I'll book a holiday home (cottage) with many facilities and equipment. Ideal for families and groups, this formula is also more economical while selecting cozy, warm and comfortable accommodations.
20:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Jour 4

Rental SUV - 5 seats - manual

To transport you during your trip, I offer you a perfectly adapted vehicle and the service is provided by the agency Arnold Clark (Edinburgh Airport Agency). This agency has always given me 100% satisfaction, its seriousness and its reputation is widely established throughout the British territory. If however for budget reasons you wish to see the transport budget down I have an alternative option. Options: Additional driver/ car box/ franchise redemption/ child seat/ GPS/ DashCam...
22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye, discovery of the South

Let’s discover the South of Isle and its jewels On the agenda of the day: Boat trip to Loch Coruisk and its seal colony (one of the most beautiful lochs in Scotland). Fairy Pools and its natural freshwater pools Lunch break is available in a restaurant, pub, café or picnic/barbecue Visit of the Talisker distillery
9:00 - 12:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
13:00 - 18:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye, discovery of the South

Let’s discover the South of Isle and its jewels On the agenda of the day: Boat trip to Loch Coruisk and its seal colony (one of the most beautiful lochs in Scotland). Fairy Pools and its natural freshwater pools Lunch break is available in a restaurant, pub, café or picnic/barbecue Visit of the Talisker distillery
13:00 - 18:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation - Evening

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country.. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
20:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Self cathering accomodation, Isle of Skye

For this step of your trip, I'll book a holiday home (cottage) with many facilities and equipment. Ideal for families and groups, this formula is also more economical while selecting cozy, warm and comfortable accommodations.
20:00
Highland, United Kingdom

Jour 5

Rental SUV - 5 seats - manual

To transport you during your trip, I offer you a perfectly adapted vehicle and the service is provided by the agency Arnold Clark (Edinburgh Airport Agency). This agency has always given me 100% satisfaction, its seriousness and its reputation is widely established throughout the British territory. If however for budget reasons you wish to see the transport budget down I have an alternative option. Options: Additional driver/ car box/ franchise redemption/ child seat/ GPS/ DashCam...
8:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Shopping for local products and clothing

A must for shopping during your trip to Scotland! Near Pitlochry, this local trade hotspot will give you EVERYTHING you dream of! From the moment that it is Shortbreads, Tweed, Whisky, Gin, Butchery, Cheese, Fishing, Hunting, Candies, Gifts, all the fashion so Scottish & British, but also a cafeteria/ restaurant/ café/ fish'n chips... The list is long and you will love to take a break and bring back many memories.
12:00 - 14:00

Visit Balir Athol distillery

On your way from Edinburgh to Cairngorms National Park you will stop to see a shot!? The Blair Athol distillery is located at the entrance to the Highlands near Pitlochry. This former distillery is fed by the former water source of Blair Athol - the Allt Dour - flows through the land from the slopes of Ben Vrackie, contributing to the smooth quality of the whisky and the smooth finish.
14:00 - 15:00
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom

Back in Edinburgh

After your getaway in the Highlands, it’s time to return to the capital that awaits you to reveal its last secrets before your return. Depending on your arrival time I will offer you places to visit (free or paid), shops where to go shopping, cafes to relax, pubs to have fun... to perfect your stay.
16:00 - 20:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Restaurant recommendation/ reservation - Evening

I will give you my best advice for finding the best tables and plans, whether on the city of Edinburgh or across the country.. Traditional Scottish restaurants, modern British cuisine, world cuisines, sea restaurants, independent pubs, cafes, brunches... Scotland has something to surprise and satisfy you.
20:00 - 22:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

BnB in Edinburgh

Spend a night in Edinburgh in a traditional and comfortable B&B. Breakfast is uncluded
20:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

Jour 6

Booking a taxi for your transfer from your accommodation to the airport

I will reserve for you the taxi that will transport you from your accommodation to the airport.
8:00 - 10:00
Ville d'Édimbourg, United KingdomVille d'Édimbourg, United Kingdom

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Starting from 530€

Included in this trip:

3 Car/vehicle rental
12 Activity
8 Fooding
3 Accommodation
1 Additional information or advice
1 Transportation
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