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1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle provided by Tour Skye

1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle

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Overview
With so much scenic beauty near “the Gateway to the Highlands”— Inverness, it can be tricky as a visitor to shortlist the best places to see. Avoid the hours of research time, and enjoy this hassle-free day trip to the Isle of Skye. Travel in a comfortable minibus with lots of interesting stops along the way, including Loch Ness, Eilean Donan Castle, and the picturesque Fairy Pools.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    87 Ardross St
    87 Ardross St, Inverness IV3 5NN, UK
    Bus Stop, next to St. Andrews Cathedral, Ardross St (corner of Kenneth St), Inverness, IV3 5NS
    See address & details
  • 1
    Loch Ness
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Black Cuillin
  • 2
    Fairy Pools
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    Talisker Distillery
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    Portree Harbour
    Stop: 45 minutes
    See details
  • 5
    Eilean Donan Castle
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    87 Ardross St
    87 Ardross St, Inverness IV3 5NN, UK
    Bus Stop, next to St. Andrews Cathedral, Ardross St (corner of Kenneth St), Inverness, IV3 5NS
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • See the best of the Isle of Skye, as well as top sights en route
  • Great for nature lovers—see Loch Ness and the Fairy Pools
  • Don’t waste a moment—commentary is provided as you travel
  • See one of Scotland’s most recognized castles—Eilean Donan Castle
Important Information
Departure Point
87 Ardross St, Inverness IV3 5NN, UK
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • International guide
Exclusions
  • Meals and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Your tour does not include accommodation in the price
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The duration of the journey is approximate, the exact duration will depend on traffic and weather conditions
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not recommended for travellers with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 49 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Hope Kendall wrote a review Mar. 2020
11 contributions5 helpful votes
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Awesome day with our tour guide Andrew! He was So knowledgeable on everything we saw and really made our trip enjoyable with plenty of breaks and time to eat! Would definitely recommend him as tour guide!!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from GwendoleneTourSkye, Public Relations Manager at 1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle
Responded 25 Mar. 2020
Hi there, many thanks for the lovely review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with Andrew. Please don't forget us when you come to Scotland next : )
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Jared T wrote a review Mar. 2020
1 contribution2 helpful votes
We did the Highlands and Isle of Skye day tour from Inverness with Gordon. Had we tried to drive to these places on our own accord, it would have been a mess. Our guide was knowledgeable and passionate about Scotland and the sites we were visiting. Gordon made sure we saw as
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from GwendoleneTourSkye, Public Relations Manager at 1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle
Responded 25 Mar. 2020
Hi traveller, thanks for the review. It's great to hear such nice words about our tour and guide, and even greater that you spent a lovely day in our company. We look forward to seeing you again in occasion of your next trip to Scotland :D
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Job wrote a review Feb. 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Excellent tour and really fun guide, highly recommend it if you want to see the best of the Highlands
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from GwendoleneTourSkye, Public Relations Manager at 1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle
Responded 25 Mar. 2020
Hi there, thanks for your review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed this tour, and the company of our tour guide. We look forward to meeting you again next time you visit Scotland : )
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Patricia M wrote a review Feb. 2020
Dublin, Ireland21 contributions5 helpful votes
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From start to finish this was an amazing trip. Bus left and arrived back on time. Gordon, our driver and guide was excellent. Great/safe driver. Enjoyed sharing his extensive knowledge throughout the day.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from GwendoleneTourSkye, Public Relations Manager at 1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle
Responded 25 Mar. 2020
Hi traveller, thanks for taking some time to leave a review. We are super happy to hear that you had a blast on tour with us. That's what we aim to achieve when we are out and about in Scotland with our fellow travellers. We hope to meet you again next time you visit Scotland :D
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Exploration436766 wrote a review Dec. 2019
5 contributions3 helpful votes
The guide was very funny, he explained all the things we saw and made us stop often for taking pictures. Not even the rain stopped us! If you don’t have a lot of time this tour is good for discovering Scotland without caring about trains, buses and maps
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from GwendoleneTourSkye, Public Relations Manager at 1 Day Tour from Inverness - Isle of Skye, Fairy Pools, and Eilean Donan Castle
Responded 29 Dec. 2019
Many thanks for the lovely review! Safe travels : )
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About the operator

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al_wed41
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Contacted in April 2020, no response since
I was scheduled to go on the "Best of the Isle of Skye" tour in May 2020. Of course, that did not happen due to COV
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201dorisc
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Extremely unprofessional company
In all fairness, we didn't actually go on this trip. We booked this excursion in Jan. 2020 and were really looking
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Katielister
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Day trip to Skye from Inverness
Amazing day trip to Skye with Gorrrrdon. We had a fun packed day which started at Loch Ness searching for The Beas
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girlfromdundee
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A tad disappointing customer service
Me and my mum were planning on booking a trip with Tour Skye. Unfortunately our emails were replied in very short s
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JJSmith2020
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Fantastic unique tour
We highly recommend this tour, the only tour we found going to the V&A in Dundee. The guide was Daniella, a very kn
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raillroadvetguy
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Great tour
We made a somewhat last minute decision to leave our rental behind and do a tour after having some serious reliabil
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Nines H
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Tour with Gorrrrrdon isle of skye 17.10.2019
Dear Gorrrrrrrrrrdon Thanks for your lovely guide Tour yesterday to the isle of skye You are a real scottish man w
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Trish B
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A magnificent day!
We decided not to drive all of Skye, but to take a full day tour from Portree. So glad we did. Our guide Ann was
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Angie C
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Just brilliant!
Just brilliant! It’s a long day but so full of interesting historical information and breathtaking scenery. Our dri
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234robinc
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Fabulous Day on Skye
I am so glad I took the recommendation of a friend to do this excursion. It was the highlight of our trip to Scotla
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Linda C
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Packed full of mystery and magic
We chose the Glasgow, Loch Lomond, Kelpies and Stirling Castle tour. What a magical day. Rob was our brilliant tour
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Chris K
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Wonderful day out
What a fantastic day out. Ann our driver was friendly, knowledgeable and a great driver too!!! I would never have s
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Catherine H
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The best of skye
This is a great way of seeing some amazing sites when you dont have a lot of time in skye, but also if you do. If i
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squirrelcreek
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Informative and fun Tour of Isle of Skye and Fairy Pools
Our Scottish Tour guide Gordon provided us with a great tour of the Isle of Skye and Fairy Pools. He gave us a i
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coco156
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Perfect to see Skye in one day
Excellent tour with a super safe driver with a lot of knowledge. Perfect to see everything on Skye in a very short
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