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  1. United Kingdom
  2. Scottish Highlands
  3. Inverness
  4. Eilean Donan Castle

Isle of Skye Tour with Fairy Pools from Inverness

Product ID: 142485
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Travel from Inverness to the Isle of Skye on a full-day tour that includes visits to the best of the island, like Portree and the Old Man of Storr.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy the company of the fairies at the pools
  • Visit Urquhart and Eilean Donan castles
  • Enjoy some time in Portree, the capital of Skye
Full description
Make your first stop at Loch Ness and Urquhart castle on this full-day tour from Inverness. Marvel at the soaring mountains, sparkling rivers and wild moorlands as you travel under the shadow of the 5 Sisters of Kintail.

Continue along Loch Duich to Eilean Donan Castle for a stop before visiting the Isle of Skye.

Visit the Fairy Pools. Walk the trail that takes to you to the pools and enjoy a swim with the fairies. After visiting the Fairy Pools, stop at Talisker Single Malt Scotch Distillery based in Carbost. You'll go through the Visitor Centre (not on the tour) and, if available, sample one of the fine whiskeys produced here.

Next, make a photo stop at the Old Man of Storr, and marvel at part of a landscape that has appeared in many sci-fi films. This whole coastline has been designated an outdoor museum in stone. Finally, stop in Portree, the capital of Skye, where you take in the bonnie view of the tiny colorful harbor and stroll around the town.
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Accommodation
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

8:30 AM at Inverness bus stand, next to St. Andrews Cathedral, Ardross Street, Inverness, IV3 5NS. Please be at the departure point 15 minutes prior to departure.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Minimum age to join the tour is 6 years, and children must be accompanied by an adult
• A small amount of walking is involved. Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
• The duration of the tour is approximate, and depends on the time of day and traffic conditions
• Tours may be operated by a multilingual guide
• Tours operate in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately
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Product ID: 142485