Highland Honeymoon

Itinerary

This is our suggested itinerary for our Highland Honeymoon self-drive tour. All of our itineraries are fully flexible and we would be delighted to add additional nights, or tailor the route to match your interests. Please request this when making an enquiry.

Day 1 - Edinburgh to the Trossachs
Your romantic journey begins by travelling north to visit magnificent Stirling Castle as it sits on its high volcanic rock before continuing on to the beautiful Scottish Lakeland.
Overnight - The Trossachs

Day 2 - The Trossachs Sightseeing
The outstanding natural beauty of the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park provides wonderful walking opportunities. You can walk in the Mountains or enjoy romantic strolls through leafy woodlands or easier hill or loch-side tracks. There are numerous scenic drives to enjoy and lovely villages to explore, or take a leisurely trip on Loch Katrine.
Overnight - The Trossachs

Day 3 - The Trossachs to the Isle of Skye
A wonderfully scenic journey takes you across wild Rannoch Moor and through spectacular Glencoe and into the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Travel on the magnificent Road to the Isles and then by ferry over the sea to the Isle of Skye. The short sailing across the Sound of Sleat provides great views of Skye and back across to the west coast.
Overnight - The Isle of Skye

Day 4 - Isle of Skye Sightseeing
A full day on Skye to visit romantic Dunvegan Castle, sample some fine island whiskies, or climb aboard a fabulous boat cruise into the heart of the Cuillin Mountains. One of Scotland's very best restaurants is nestled on the remote shores of Loch Dunvegan and all around are superb opportunities for walking and gazing at the magnificent sea views.
Overnight - The Isle of Skye

Day 5 - Isle of Skye to Inverness
Depart Skye & travel past the most famous and romantic of Scotland's castles, Eilean Donan, standing majestically on an island at the point where three great sea lochs meet. Your route takes you by the shores of brooding Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle and onto Inverness - the Capital of the Highlands.
Overnight - Inverness area

Day 6 - Inverness Sightseeing
A full day to explore Inverness and visit fairy-tale Cawdor Castle, a 14th Century castle romantically linked by Shakespeare with Macbeth. Or explore Speyside, one of the loveliest areas of Scotland with its mountains, pristine pine forests and sparkling lochans.
Overnight - Inverness area

Day 7 - Inverness to Highland Perthshire
Travel from the Highlands to the Lowlands with a drive through the heart of our country into beautiful Highland Perthshire. En-route visit Blair Castle or Dalwhinnie Distillery, the highest distillery in the Highlands.
Overnight - Pitlochry area

Day 8 - Onward travel
After breakfast it is less than a 2 hour journey to Edinburgh.