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Loch Ness, Fort William & Jacobite Steam Train Ride 2 Day Tour from Edinburgh

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Experience the charm of the highlands as you explore wonderful places around the region in a 2-day trip. Visit Fort William, one of the popular tourist destinations in Scotland, and ride one of the famous steam trains in the world bringing to life the Hogwarts Express scenes from the popular films of Harry Potter.

Highlights
  • Ride one of the famous steam trains in the world featured in Harry Potter films
  • Spend a night in Fort Augustus, with an option of hostel, bed and breakfast, superior guest house or hotel accommodation
  • Take in the wonderful scenery in the Highlands of Scotland
  • Learn the fascinating history of Highland clans and the notable last stand at Culloden

Description

Drive through the glorious Highlands of Scotland and see the famous attractions and places in a 2-day trip around the region. Combining the beautiful Highland views and the fascinating history of Highlands, embark on a fun and memorable Jacobite experience.

Day 1

Start the adventure with a quick stop at the Forth Railway Bridge, a popular Scottish landmark marking a great milestone of railway engineering, for a souvenir photo. Then, enjoy a woodland walk in the Highlands at Dunkeld.

See the majestic peaks of the Cairngorm National Park and get a chance to visit Culloden, a historical battlefield where the confrontation between the Jacobites and government forces took place.

The first day ends in Fort Augustus at the banks of Loch Ness.

Day 2

Board on the famous Jacobite Steam Train, one of the great train journeys in the world, taking you past the highest mountain, deepest loch, shortest river and most westerly station in Britain. Relive the Hogwarts Express scenes of the hit film series Harry Potter as you cross the viaduct featured in the films. Pass by Glenfinnan Monument, the place where Bonnie Prince Charlie raised his standard at the start of the 1745 Jacobite rising.

Take a break at the west coast town of Mallaig and savor the best Scottish seafood meal for lunch.

On the way back, visit Glen Coe, the place where the famous MacDonald Clan were massacred, and take in the beauty of Ranooch Moor and Stirlingshire along the way.

Includes

  • Return journey on the Jacobite Steam Train

  • Breakfast

  • Transportation fee

  • Accommodation fee

  • English-speaking guide/driver
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Bed and Breakfast

Duration: 35:30 hour(s)
Available: Wed and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Return journey on the Jacobite Steam Train / Breakfast / Transportation fee / Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide/driver

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 08:45

    Check in at Edinburgh Pick-up Point

  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Forth Railway Bridge

    Capture a photo of the Forth Railway Bridge known as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Afterwards, stroll through riverside in the Highlands at Dunkeld.

  • Drumochter Pass and Culloden

    Proceed through the breathtaking Drumochter Pass, skirts the stunning peaks of the Cairngorm National Par and get a chance to visit the Culloden Battlefield.

  • 20:00

    Tour Ends at Fort Augustus

  • Day 2
  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Jacobite Steam Train

    Go on a short trip to board the Jacobite Steam Train, and then you're off. Experience one of the world's great train journeys which will take you past Britain's highest mountain, deepest loch, shortest river and most westerly station.

  • Glenfinnan Viaduct and Glenfinnan Monument

    Cross the viaduct featured in the Harry Potter films and pass the Glenfinnan Monument where. Bonnie Prince Charlie raised his standard at the beginning of the 1745 Jacobite rising.

  • Glen Coe

    Visit Glen Coe, where the MacDonalds were betrayed, then experience the beauty of Rannoch Moor and Stirlingshire as you head for home.

  • 20:00

    End of Tour

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Senior ( Age & over ) From Student ( Age & over ) From
Bed and Breakfast En-suite

Duration: 35:30 hour(s)
Available: Wed and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Return journey on the Jacobite Steam Train / Breakfast / Transportation fee / Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide/driver

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 08:45

    Check in at Edinburgh Pick-up Point

  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Forth Railway Bridge

    Capture a photo of the Forth Railway Bridge known as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Afterwards, stroll through riverside in the Highlands at Dunkeld.

  • Drumochter Pass and Culloden

    Proceed through the breathtaking Drumochter Pass, skirts the stunning peaks of the Cairngorm National Par and get a chance to visit the Culloden Battlefield.

  • 20:00

    Tour Ends at Fort Augustus

  • Day 2
  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Jacobite Steam Train

    Go on a short trip to board the Jacobite Steam Train, and then you're off. Experience one of the world's great train journeys which will take you past Britain's highest mountain, deepest loch, shortest river and most westerly station.

  • Glenfinnan Viaduct and Glenfinnan Monument

    Cross the viaduct featured in the Harry Potter films and pass the Glenfinnan Monument where. Bonnie Prince Charlie raised his standard at the beginning of the 1745 Jacobite rising.

  • Glen Coe

    Visit Glen Coe, where the MacDonalds were betrayed, then experience the beauty of Rannoch Moor and Stirlingshire as you head for home.

  • 20:00

    End of Tour

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Senior ( Age & over ) From Student ( Age & over ) From
Hotel

'Room' option is single occupancy.

Duration: 35:30 hour(s)
Available: Wed and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Return journey on the Jacobite Steam Train / Breakfast / Transportation fee / Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide/driver

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 08:45

    Check in at Edinburgh Pick-up Point

  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Forth Railway Bridge

    Capture a photo of the Forth Railway Bridge known as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Afterwards, stroll through riverside in the Highlands at Dunkeld.

  • Drumochter Pass and Culloden

    Proceed through the breathtaking Drumochter Pass, skirts the stunning peaks of the Cairngorm National Par and get a chance to visit the Culloden Battlefield.

  • 20:00

    Tour Ends at Fort Augustus

  • Day 2
  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Jacobite Steam Train

    Go on a short trip to board the Jacobite Steam Train, and then you're off. Experience one of the world's great train journeys which will take you past Britain's highest mountain, deepest loch, shortest river and most westerly station.

  • Glenfinnan Viaduct and Glenfinnan Monument

    Cross the viaduct featured in the Harry Potter films and pass the Glenfinnan Monument where. Bonnie Prince Charlie raised his standard at the beginning of the 1745 Jacobite rising.

  • Glen Coe

    Visit Glen Coe, where the MacDonalds were betrayed, then experience the beauty of Rannoch Moor and Stirlingshire as you head for home.

  • 20:00

    End of Tour

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Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 08:45

    Check in at Edinburgh Pick-up Point

  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Forth Railway Bridge

    Capture a photo of the Forth Railway Bridge known as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Afterwards, stroll through riverside in the Highlands at Dunkeld.

  • Drumochter Pass and Culloden

    Proceed through the breathtaking Drumochter Pass, skirts the stunning peaks of the Cairngorm National Par and get a chance to visit the Culloden Battlefield.

  • 20:00

    Tour Ends at Fort Augustus

  • Day 2
  • 09:00

    Start of Tour

  • Jacobite Steam Train

    Go on a short trip to board the Jacobite Steam Train, and then you're off. Experience one of the world's great train journeys which will take you past Britain's highest mountain, deepest loch, shortest river and most westerly station.

  • Glenfinnan Viaduct and Glenfinnan Monument

    Cross the viaduct featured in the Harry Potter films and pass the Glenfinnan Monument where. Bonnie Prince Charlie raised his standard at the beginning of the 1745 Jacobite rising.

  • Glen Coe

    Visit Glen Coe, where the MacDonalds were betrayed, then experience the beauty of Rannoch Moor and Stirlingshire as you head for home.

  • 20:00

    End of Tour

  • (For Check-In) Edinburgh Pick Up Point (No. 1 Parliament Square High Street (Royal Mile) Edinburgh EH1 1RE) Time: 08:45:00

  • (For Check-Out) Edinburgh Pick Up Point (No. 1 Parliament Square High Street (Royal Mile) Edinburgh EH1 1RE) Time: 20:00:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Edinburgh Pick Up Point (No. 1 Parliament Square High Street (Royal Mile) Edinburgh EH1 1RE) Time: 08:45:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Edinburgh Pick Up Point (No. 1 Parliament Square High Street (Royal Mile) Edinburgh EH1 1RE) Time: 20:00:00

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Notes

Restriction(s)
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  • Smoking is not permitted on any of the tour vehicles.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
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  • Due to the size and type of vehicles used, luggage is restricted to one small/medium size bag.

  • Students must bring a valid school ID.

Additional Note(s)
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  • Please note that Culloden Battlefield and The Hogwarts Express are subject to availability.

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.

  • Drinks and meals are available for purchase

Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Bed and Breakfast
  • You can book a minimum of 2.

Bed and Breakfast En-suite,
Hotel
  • You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 2.

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  • Any cancellations made within 5 business days of your activity (after 08:45:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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