Sparkling lochs, soaring eagles, mountains that disappear into the clouds - these are just some of the things that await you in Ross-shire & the Isle of Skye on our brand new *Inclusive* holiday to the true Scottish Highlands. Strathpeffer will be your ideal base for this early Winter break, historically a spa town after the discovery of sulphurous springs in the 18th century, its charming architecture and relatively dry climate make it a perfect place to rest after your excursions to the magical Isle of Skye & Portree, Ullapool & Gairloch. You will also have time to explore Strathpeffer and enjoy drinks inclusive package whilst staying in our newest Strathmore Hotel - The Ben Wyvis.
- 4 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Executive Coach Travel Throughout
- Excursions as Stated
- Evening Entertainment
- Packed Lunches
- 3 Drink Vouchers Each Day
- No Single Room Supplements (Subject to Availability)
ULLAPOOL & GAIRLOCH (packed lunch)
After a hearty Scottish breakfast in the Ben Wyvis Hotel, we depart this morning for our scenic exursion through Wester Ross visiting some of the most popular and picturesque points on the North Coast 500 - Ullapool & Gairloch. Travel through the stunning Highland glens watching out for eagles and red deer arund every turn, before being graced with the beautiful sight of Loch Broom and Ullapool resting on its banks. Explore this picturesque Highland town and enjoy the shops and restuarants before we travel south along the banks of Loch Ewe to Gairloch. Enjoy time to wander along the white sandy beach and the take in the views over to Skye & Raasay, or why not visit the Heritage Museum to learn about the area. We return to the hotel in time for evening meal.
STRATHPEFFER & INVERNESS (soup & sandwiches)
After breakfast in the hotel this morning is yours to relax at your leisure and explore the lovely Victorian spa town of Strathpeffer. Explore the village and its beautiful architecture, maybe visit the pictish Eagle Stone or the Childhood Museum before the coach takes you to the nearby Highland Capital of Inverness where you can explore the city and all of its shops and attractions.
ISLE OF SKYE & PORTREE (packed lunch)
After a hearty Scottish breakfast join your fellow passengers on a day of scenery you will never forget. The coach will travel through the unspoilt West Highland landscapes of Strath Bran and Glen Carron before we cross over the sea to the Isle of Skye. Soak up the views of the Inner Sound, Scalpay & Raasay before arriving in the harbour town of Portree. Here you will have time to sample the local shops and attractions before we return to our comfortable hotel in Strathpeffer in time for your evening meal.
THE BEN WYVIS HOTEL - STRATHPEFFER
Situated in idyllic woodland in the Victorian spa town of Strathpeffer in the shadow of its namesake mountain the Ben Wyvis Hotel is a great base for exploring the Scottish Highlands. The Ben Wyvis Hotel is a grand Victorian mansion full of character and charm and is complemented by the nature and adventure that sits on the doorstep. The hotel is surrounded by five acres of woodlands and landscaped mature gardens which are just as impressive as the building itself.
There is also a wealth of activities nearby such as walking, golf, fishing and shooting plus many more activities relative to the Cairngorms. There is also a wide choice of castles, gardens and whisky distilleries nearby for those looking for history and culture. What we offer at Ben Wyvis is a homely place, where you can fall into one of our comfy beds in the dog-friendly guestrooms. So, if you are looking for a great place to stay in Strathpeffer, Ross-shire and are looking for traditional Scottish hospitality, then the Ben Wyvis is the perfect choice for your next break away in Scotland.
NO SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENTS (LIMITED ROOMS)