15. February 2020 - 7:45
Isle of Skye Weekend Trip Sat 15 Sun 16 Feb | 6 Johnston Terrace | Saturday, 15. February 2020
All students and non-students (visitors) are welcme to join International Student Tours in Scotland.
About the TourSkye Tour is the most popular tour every year. Tickets are limited and sell out very fast.
Recently flmed in Game of Thrones, Isle of Skye is a piece of heaven on earth and A MUST-SEE island of Scotland. It was voted as the 4th best island in the world according to National Geographic. No student experience in Scotland is complete without a visit to Skye. This truly fantastic 2 days tour will take you to a journey through the stunning Highlands of Scotland and the majestic and romantic Isle of Skye to enjoy the breathtaking natural beauty of Skye with velvet moors, jagged mountains, sparkling lochs, rivers, waterfalls and towering sea cliffs.
More info about Skye Tour• Day 1 includes visiting the most picturesque parts of the Scottish Highlands including the impressive and romantic Eilean Donan Castle, the 5 Sisters of Kintail, the 3 Sisters of Glencoe (a major location for many movies including Harry Potter and Skyfall), Fort William, Skye Bridge, Glen Garry, Great Glen, Loch Tulla and Loch Lomond. We will also explore some beautiful parts of Isle of Skye on Day 1 near our accommodation.• Day 2 includes a fantastic tour in Skye visiting the most iconic landmarks of the island such as a great hike in Old Man of Storr with incredible panoramic views (featured in Transformers 2, Prometheus, Harry Styles' song Sign of the Times and more...), lots of great walks in Lealt Gorge and Lealt Falls (featured in Kanye West album Life of Pablo), breathtaking views in Kilt Rock, Mealt Falls, stunning views at Cuillins (the most beautiful and the highest mountains in Skye), Sligachan Bridge, River Sligachan, Loch Mealt, Loch Fada, Loch Leathan and visiting the charming town of Portree (the Capital of Skye) and its picturesque coloured houses at the harbour, a chance to see the cute Highland Coos and much more.Accommodation & BreakfastAccommodation and breakfast are included in your ticket. We will stay overnight in a lovely standard hostel situated at the most beautiful location in Isle of Skye. We will have a chance to explore some beautiful places around the accommodation in Skye and go for some great walks. You can choose a room that suits you best including a female room, a male room or a mixed room with your friends if you prefer and based on the availability.
We will be back in Edinbugh on Sunday at 20:00 approximately.Tour HighlightsSkye and Highlands, Mountains, Hiking/Walking, Castles, Lochs, Glens, Rivers, including a lovely accommodation, breakfast, tour and transportation.Interesting FactsOld Man of Storr in Isle of Skye is one of the main landmarks and it has been a major location for movie directors and artist including Ridley Scott's Prometheus, Harry Styles' Sign of the Times as well as Kanye West album Life of Pablo. Eilean Donan Castle, as one of the highlights of this tour, appears several times in Made of Honour, Highlander and James Bond movies and Loch Ness. Glencoe was also filmed in many movies including Harry Potter movies, Skyfall and Braveheart.
Inclusion• Return journey and transportation with luxury coach• Accommodation in Isle of Skye• Breakfast• Guided Tour, Map and Itinerary• Free time for sightseeing, hiking, walking, shopping and attractions• Visiting stunning and breathtaking landmarks in Isle of Skye and many great locations in the Highlands over 2 full days.LunchYou will have plenty of time for lunch on both days in bars, pubs and restaurants. You can also bring your own packed lunch if you wish so.A Scottish night in SkyeYou will experience local Scottish Highland pubs in Skye with sometimes live traditional Scottish folk music and you will be also socialising with the rest of the group and making news friends in the hostel living area or at pubs.Things to bring with youSmiles, a camera, warm clothes, personal toiletries (toothbrush, towel, shampoo, etc...), proper walking /hiking shoes and anything you think you may need during the tour.
Pick Up Point / Time07:35am, No 6 Johnston Terrace, Opposite Castle Arm Pub, EH1 2PW Departure07:45am, No 6 Johnston Terrace, Opposite Castle Arm Pub, EH1 2PW
We look forward to seeing you on this very exciting tour.
International Student Tours in Scotland in the best and most popular student adventure and the easiest way to discover Scotland, recommended by international students and many universities.
Notes & TermsTickets are very limited and are available based on first come, first served. Tickets are not refundable. However, tickets can be sold on to others. It is your responsibility to be at the pick up point on time. Tickets will not be refunded if you miss the pick up point. Ticket transfers are not possible if you miss the tour for any reason. Please note that by joining a tour with International Students Tours in Scotland you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions and Data Usage. You will receive a reminder email about the tour and other issues if necessary on the week of your tour and an additional update email about the future tours.
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