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Oban, Glencoe, Highlands Lochs & Castles Small Group Day Tour from Glasgow

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    What to Expect
    This day trip features the picturesque lochs and historic castles of the West Highlands, with plenty of stops along the way narrated by your knowledgeable guide. After pickup in central Glasgow, get comfortable in your top of the range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach for the scenic drive to Loch Lomond.

    Gain intimate knowledge of Scotland on this personalized small-group tour, including the eerie glen of Glencoe, famous as the site of the 1692 Clan MacDonald massacre. Enjoy time exploring the shoreline of beautiful Loch Lomond, Scotland's largest freshwater loch.

    Other tour highlights include Inveraray town in Argyll; Loch Awe (Lochawe), Scotland’s longest loch; the ruins of Kilchurn Castle; Castle Stalker, which towers over Loch Laich; the majestic peaks of Buachaille Etive Mor; and the boggy moorland of Rannoch Moor.

    Reach out-of-the-way places and enjoy multiple photo ops of Scotland's windswept landscape before the return drive to Glasgow.

    Winner of the Inaugural Scottish Thistle Award for Sustainable Tourism, October 2007
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    266 George St, Glasgow G1 1QX, UK
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    10h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
    • Small group tour (max 16 people)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Admission fees
    • Entry/Admission - Inveraray Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Castle Stalker
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Min. age 5 years old. We do not accept children under the age of 5 years.
    • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Please arrive 15 minutes before departure
    • In order to retain the integrity of the tour and try to ensure that all our customers have the best possible experience, we do cap bookings from any one party to 8 passengers.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Frazier was an amazing guide, quite chatty with interesting historical tidbits. Truly enjoyed the day. I may have to do a three-day tour next time

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank gmcana
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Ian, our guide, totally made this trip. It was a bit rainy and very windy on the day we went, but it didn't matter much because Ian was entertaining and super knowledgable on just about everything Scotland! He talked about the history of the sites,...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 502angelaw
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I really enjoyed this day trip. Great tour with a superb guide. Beautiful scenery. Inverary Castle and Gardens were wonderful.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Linda S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The tour has to be one of my top three tours I have EVER done in my life! Our tour guide Cameron is very knowledgable, enthusiastic, and funny. Our overall tour was amazing and was lots of fun. In conclusion, Cameron made it memorable. P.S....More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank 254rainerd
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I thought that the scenery was going to be the highlight of this trip, but it was evident from the start that the views would only come second. The best part of this tour was the guide Iain's knowledge about Scottish history and culture, and...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
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    17 September 2019|
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    Response from fatamerican101 | Reviewed this property |
    We left at 8:30 AM and got back to Glasgow around 6:00 PM. But Andrew (driver) mentioned it was entirely dependent upon traffic, which we didn't have a lot of.
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    14 September 2019|
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    Response from omertad | Reviewed this property |
    When I went to this trip, there were in total 5 stops on the way with the possibility to use restrooms, the longest break between restrooms being around 2 hours.
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    2 September 2019|
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    Response from Gemthejewel | Reviewed this property |
    I don't work for this company, but I took this tour at the beginning of August and it ran from 8:30am until approximately 7:30pm, so I don't think it would work for the timing of your day. There seem to be other tours... More
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