Colin Group – Hiking & Highlights of Scotland

4 pax for hiking & 2 pax for golfing

Monday 6th May – Sunday 12th May 2024

Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Day by Day

Day 1 - Monday 6th May - Welcome To Scotland! Meet Your Guide & Head North.

On arrival at Edinburgh Airport you will be met by your Private Guide (who will also act as your driver) and together you will head north towards the Highlands. Depending on your arrival time there are many options for gentle strolls taking in the beautiful scenery, which your guide will bring to life for you as you travel. So maybe enjoy a pub lunch or take a leg stretch to discover a special beauty spot as you make your way towards the charming town of Pitlochry.

Restaurant Links – Perthshire 
(Please note journey times between Craigmhor Lodge and Auchterarder is approx 1hr)

Overnight: Pitlochry | Craigmhor Lodge & Courtyard
Room Type: 2 x Master Suite
Meals Included: None

Day 2 - Tuesday 7th May - Hiking The Highlands

You have the full day to explore the surrounding mountains and glens on foot with your experience hiking guide today and you will be spoilt for choice with all the possible routes. Together with your guide you will decide on an option which suits your preferred level of challenge (and energy!), and the weather. Maybe conquer a local summit for fabulous views, or enjoy a gentle atmospheric exploration to discover a waterfall or forest walk discovering stories and local insights along the way.

Overnight: Pitlochry | Craigmhor Lodge & Courtyard
Room Type: 2 x Master Suite
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 - Wednesday 8th May - Transfer West & Hike on Route

Today you head to the stunning west coast passing through some beautiful mountain passes and scenery along the way. There are a plethora of superb hiking options along the way, so discuss the best options with your guide to suit the day. Your quirky hotel is in the centre of the ‘Outdoor Capital of the UK’, nestled at the foot of the mighty Ben Nevis and looking out over the sea Loch Linnhe.

Restaurant Links – Fort William

Overnight: Fort William | The Garrison Hotel
Room Type: 2 x Garrison Suite
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4 - Thursday 9th May - Hiking Lochaber or Glencoe

There are many classic hiking routes in Lochaber, but today is the perfect day to head down the coast to explore legendary Glencoe. The dramatic mountains and ridges of Glencoe have featured as the backdrop in many films and once you are looking up at these summits it is easy to see why!

Today you will explore this famous valley with your guide, there are plenty of options to suit every level of energy and challenge. After your hike settle down for a guide-led informal whisky tasting in a traditional climbers pub. Raise a toast of your favourite before your guide takes you back to your hotel.

Overnight: Fort William | The Garrison Hotel
Room Type: 2 x Garrison Suite
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 5 - Friday 10th May - Transfer to Inverness, 2 Pax Depart & 2 Pax play Golf

Enjoy a relaxed breakfast before your guide transfers you to Inverness. Dropping 2 of your party to make their onward travel connections. Waving farewell for now but taking with you special memories and wonderful stories of your explorations. The remaining 2 pax get to enjoy a special round of golf at the top rated Castle Stuart course (now known as Cabot Highlands). Once finished a private transfer will take you to your welcoming hotel in Nairn.

Overnight: Nairn - Near Inverness | Golf View Nairn Hotel
Room Type: 1 x Deluxe Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 6 - Saturday 11th May - 2 Pax Play Nairn Golf Club

Play one of the UK’s premier courses as you tee off practically from the door of your hotel and play your way around Nairn Golf Club. Enjoy a relaxed round and take time to relax and make the most of the hotel’s facilities afterwards.

Overnight: Nairn - Near Inverness | Golf View Nairn Hotel
Room Type: 1 x Deluxe Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 7 - Sunday 12th May - Depart

A private transfer will take you to Inverness Airport to catch your onwards flight.

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • Accommodation, as stated in the itinerary above, for 4 pax for 4 nights and 2 pax for an additional 2 nights
  • Some meals, as stated in the itinerary above
  • The services of a qualified and experienced hiking guide in Scotland from Day 1 to Day 5 inclusive
  • All transfers in a private vehicle driven by your guide on guided days
  • Private Transfer from Cabot Highlands to Golf View Nairn Hotel for 2 pax on Day 5
  • Airport Transfer to Inverness Airport for 2 pax on Day 7
  • All guided hikes mentioned in the itinerary
  • Green Fee, Club & Electric Trolley Hire for 2 Pax at Cabot Highlands & Nairn Golf Club
  • T-Shirt Drop Moment – FOC
  • £20 Per Person Per Guided Day Hosting & Enhancement Budget for the 4 Full Guided Days
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • 24/7 In-Country Support from the Wilderness Team
Exclusions Read More
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Activities and entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Caddy Fees and Gratuities (to be paid in cash on the day)
  • Gratuities for your main driver guide
Notes Read More
  • All suggested accommodations and services are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • A 20% deposit is required before any accommodation and services will be confirmed
  • This quote is valid for 14 days from the date quoted, after this time pricing may be subject to revision
Optional Upgrades Read More
  • Room Upgrades are available in some locations, subject to availability. Pricing on request
Pricing Read More

The NET price for this itinerary, based on clients rooming on a twin-share basis is:

  • £2,654 GBP per person for Hiking Section (based on 4 pax, Day 1-5)
  • £1,170 GBP per person for Golfing Section (based on 2 pax, Day 5-7)
  • Please note that this includes a £12 per person conservation contribution, see below for more info.

Conservation Contribution

This voluntary donation of £12 per person goes towards conservation projects in the locations we operate.  If you would like to opt out just let your trip designer know.

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