Welcome to MacItalia's most comprehensive Scotland and its surrounding Isles tour package for overseas wholesale tour operators.

MacItalia offers to take your clients on a journey of Scottish discovery, exploring the cultural heart of Scotland, from its enchanting castles, our colourful heritage, to the alluring panoramic scenery of the unique Scottish landscape.

The category of accommodation is a mixture of 3 and 4-star deluxe, all properties offering a high standard of service, food and amenities in hotel accommodation.

 

About the package

Day 1  EDINBURGH

Arrive Edinburgh airport. Transfer to the hotel for welcome meeting and dinner.

Day 2  EDINBURGH

Entire day dedicated to exploring the Capital of Scotland, Edinburgh. Morning city sightseeing tour by coach. Visit Edinburgh Castle. Afternoon free for shopping and individual interests. At night, opportunity to attend a Scottish Evening, a typical Scottish banquet with local food and Scottish music, dances and poems.

Day 3  EDINBURGH TO INVERNESS

We’ll head north, over the Forth Road Bridge. Stop in the picturesque town of Dunkeld for a visit to Dunkeld Cathedral and then onto Pitlochry to visit a local whisky distillery and Blair Castle. Arrive Inverness for dinner and overnight.

Day 4  INVERNESS TO THURSO

Time for a short tour of Inverness. Drive along the Eastern coast past a series of local villages like Brora and Dornoch. Visit Dunrobin Castle. Arrive Thurso for dinner and overnight.

Day 5  EXCURSION TO ORKNEY

From the most northerly point or Britain, John O’Groats, ferry excursion to Orkney. Visit the main sights - the Italian Chapel, St. Magnus Cathedral, Skara Brae and the Ring of Brodgar. Return to Thurso for dinner and overnight. 

Day 6  THURSO TO INVERNESS

Drive through the remote areas of Tongue and Durness, along the North-West coast. Visit the fishing village of Ullapool, before returning to Inverness for dinner and overnight.

Day 7  INVERNESS TO SKYE

Drive along Loch Ness and stop along its banks for a visit to the ruins of Urquhart Castle, overlooking the Loch. Continue to cross the Bridge onto the Isle of Skye. Visit Dunvegan Castle and the main spots of interest. Dinner and overnight on the Isle of Skye or in Kyle of Lochalsh.

Day 8  SKYE TO OBAN

Visit Eilean Donan Castle. Drive through the haunting atmospheric valley Glencoe, 'Glen of Weeping', before arriving to the colourful port town of Oban. Dinner and overnight.

Day 9  EXCURSION TO MULL

From Oban, ferry to the Isle of Mull. Boat journey to the tiny islands of Staffa and Iona. Visit Iona Abbey. In the evening, return to Oban for dinner and overnight.

Day 10  OBAN TO GLASGOW

Drive through Argyll. Stop at Inveraray for a visit of the town and its Castle. Drive along Loch Lomond. Arrive Glasgow and tour of the city. This will include Glasgow Cathedral, the University buildingsArt Galleries and the many sites of architectural interest. In the evening dinner in the hotel and overnight. Dinner and overnight.

Day 11  DEPARTURE

Transfer to Glasgow airport for departure flight.

THE TOUR INCLUDES

  • 9 nights on DBB basis in 3 and 4 star hotels + 1 night BB only
  • Airport transfers on arrival and departure
  • Assistance of tour guide throughout the trip (Foreign languages available) 
  • Service of luggage porters at all hotels
  • Transport on private coach
  • All ferries to Orkney, Mull, Staffa, Iona

Places to Visit

Places of Scottish cultural heritage which the tour visits:

This package is provided by MacItalia

Tour available in several languages and can be run as an independent special group.

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"I want to thank you very much for the good services and the local assistance from your colleagues... have a nice day!"

Federica, Anthurium Viaggi Pisa (Italy)

"Everything was perfect, beautiful hotels, good coach driver... this group is really very demanding, they are used to high level services, if they come back completely satisfied, you can say it's a success!! I will surely contact you again for other groups in Scotland for next year"

ARCHEOCLUB Historical Group, Mrs.Antonella Lorinia, ANTHURIUM VIAGGI, PISA

"All special groups this summer went very well - the agencies told me that everything went fine and the customers were really happy with everything"

Brenainn Crisafulli, Mecca Viaggi (Italy)

"My clients were very happy and the organisation was excellent!"

Sabine Riedl, Director, Kuoni Optimal Reisen (Austria)