This itinerary can be completely customized to give you the exact vacation that you want.

On our Authentic Luxury Great Scotland Tour, you'll enjoy the ultimate in Scottish service and opulence! Stay at a historic Scottish Castle in Oban, two unique 5-Star city hotels in Edinburgh & Inverness, a 5-Star mansion in Dunblane, as well as two nights at a beautiful boutique hotel on the mystical Isle of Skye. As you travel, you'll be treated to a platinum scotch whisky tour in the heart of Edinburgh, as well as a unique, small-group tour of the city. Sample the best of Scotch Whisky at Macallan's historic facility, and do your best to spot Nessie on a Loch Ness cruise. Overnight on the famous Isle of Skye, known as 'Cloud Island', which has a fascinating history and boasts some of the most spectacular, unspoiled scenery in the world. Traverse beautiful Highland National Parks, and explore several sites linked to some of Scotland's most famous sons - William Wallace, Robert the Bruce & Rob Roy McGregor.

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Included Unique Activities

The Scotch Whisky Experience Platinum Tour

The Scotch Whisky Experience Platinum Tour

Edinburgh Small Group City Tour

Edinburgh Small Group City Tour

Macallan Six Pillars Tour

Macallan Six Pillars Tour

Inspiration Loch Ness Cruise

Inspiration Loch Ness Cruise

Meet & Greet Private Airport Transfer - Edinburgh

Meet & Greet Private Airport Transfer - Edinburgh

Culloden Battlefield Admission

Culloden Battlefield Admission

Stirling Castle Admission

Stirling Castle Admission


2 Nights

Caledonian by Waldorf Astoria

2 Nights

Ness Walk Hotel

2 Nights

Cuillin Hills Hotel

2 Nights

Barcaldine Castle

2 Nights

Cromlix Hotel

Points of Interest

Cawdor Castle, Scotland

Culloden Battlefield, Scotland

The Black Isle, Scotland

Pitlochry, Scotland

Blair Castle, Scotland

Cairngorms National Park, Scotland

Loch Ness, Scotland

Urquhart Castle, Scotland

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Luxury Rental Car Transportation

From $4,598 per person

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Private Chauffeur Transportation

From $8,998 per person

Your Price Includes


  • 6-nights at some of Scotland's most Luxurious 5-Star Accommodations
  • 2-nights at an Authentic Scottish Castle
  • 2-nights at a Stunning Boutique Hotel on the Isle of Skye


  • Private Transfer on Arrival at Edinburgh Airport to your Downtown Hotel
  • Convertible Mini-Bus Tour of Edinburgh
  • Choice of Luxury Rental Car or Private Chauffeur upon leaving Edinburgh


  • 10 Full Scottish Breakfasts


  • Meet & Greet on Arrival
  • Historic Small Group tour of Edinburgh
  • Platinum Whisky Experience in Edinburgh
  • Macallan 'Six Pillars' Scotch Whisky Tour & Tasting
  • Inspiration Cruise on the Storied Waters of Loch Ness
  • 2 Nights on the Unforgettable Isle of Skye
  • Entrance to Stirling Castle


  • Edinburgh Castle & Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Shop & Explore Edinburgh's 'Royal Mile'
  • Stunning Blair Castle and Cairngorms National Park
  • The Black Isle & Culloden Battlefield
  • Loch Ness & Picture-Perfect Urquhart Castle
  • Remarkable History & Scenery at Glencoe
  • McCaig's Tower & Castle Stalker near Oban
  • Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park
  • Rob Roy's Grave & The Charming Town of Callander
  • Stirling Castle, Bannockburn & The Wallace Monument

Prices Based On

  • Prices are Per Person based on 2 People Sharing a Room.
  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Risk-Free Cancellation Policy
  • Custom Priced Quote (Want to Add / Subtract Days? Let Us Know!)
  • Choose any date to begin your travels.
  • Traveling alone? No problem. Just ask us for a single supplement price.

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What an amazing trip! Michelle was amazing at assisting in the planning. Our hotels were amazing. The recommended itinerary suited exactly what my family and I wanted to experience on our trip to Ireland. I would definitely utilize Authentic Vacations again!

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We had an excellent trip. Absolutely no problems with bookings that Donna arranged. Driving Ireland and seeing it at your own pace lets you stop to admire ruins not normally on a tour. Only thing we would do differently is upgrade the car. As someone who enjoys driving I regret not having something a little more sporty!

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Just want to say a big thank you to Anna Wilgenbursch for all her help and patience in supporting my free and easy solo road trip across Ireland, chasing writers poets and thin places. The bed and breakfast choices were fantastic. I don't usually go through an agent to help with booking accommodation etc. but I had little to do so myself so am glad that I had Anna to take that load off me. I appreciate too that Anna was on WhatsApp with me and very responsive. I felt very supported. Thank you.

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Josi was an immense help. From the beginning with her planning based on our wishes and prompt replies we felt very confident everything was covered. And it was! beautiful locations great suggestions for sites to see we could not have been more pleased with the whole Adventure. It was so nice to have all the reservations set and the car rental covered it made the whole experience stress free. I will definitely reach out to Josie for my next vacation.

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