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      July 25, 2018

      Wednesday   7:30 AM

      30 Chamberlain Road
      Glasgow, Glasgow City G13 1QE

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      3 Day Package Tour Across the Highlands and the Isle of Skye Including Accommodation

      DISCOVER YOUR CONNECTION WITH SCOTLAND ON A 3 DAY JOURNEY ACROSS THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLE OF SKYE Join Hidden Scotland on a small group adventure and experience some of the most dramatic landscapes Scotland has to offer. This 3-day tour guides you on an unforgettable journey from Glasgow, through magnificent glens and inspiring mountainscapes all the way to the Isle of Skye. Explore a land of mystery, intrigue and natural beauty as we guide you across the island in search of adventure, solitude and indelible moments. Check out the tours officlal video here The Official Hidden Scotland Tour  DAY 1 Departing Glasgow your adventure takes you North. We quickly find ourselves driving alongside Loch Lomond, where the Highland landscape begins to take shape. We make our way across the wild and rugged Rannoch Moor before approaching the awe-inspiring Glencoe. Here we will make a few pit-stops at some of our favourite locations including The Bauchaille Etive Mor and Loch Achtriochtan. Fort William provides an ample resting point before continuing the journey North to the world famous Eilean Donan Castle. The Isle of Skye is a welcoming sight over the water as we make our way across the bridge and continue the adventure through the heart of The Cuillin and onwards to the surreal splendour of The Fairy Pools.     DAY 2 Love an early rise? So do we. Your adventure now takes you on a short hike to visit one of Scotland’s most iconic locations – The Old Man of Storr. We won’t be hurrying you along though. Take your time to enjoy the magnificent array of rock features and feel what it’s like to truly stand amongst giants. We visit the town of Portree before making our way out to the quaint village of Elgol. Here we are blessed with outstanding views of The Cuillin as we work our way along the shore of Loch Scavaig. Your adventure returns to our accommodation for a short period before heading out to the dramatic sea cliffs at Neist Point. DAY 3 Another early rise? You bet. The Quiraing is calling and we must go. Your adventure enters another world as we hike along the small trail through this jurassic landscape which provides an abundance of opportunities for photographers and wanderers alike. We don’t just want you to see this prehistoric scape, we want you to feel it. The journey continues as we stop off at Kilt Rock/Mealt Falls before winding our way back across the island and over the bridge to Scotland’s main land. We Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Kintails five sisters from a perfect viewpoint before continuing the Highland journey South back to Glasgow.   Including 2 Nights in a Wigwam The price includes accommodation in one of our wigwams.  The wigwams are perfect for two people and can fit up to three. They have electric heating and lighting, and are comfortably equipped with mattresses, seating, and a table. Wigwams also include a microwave, kettle, fridge and socket outlets. You can bring your own sleeping bags or we can provide them for you. FAQ PLACES ON TOUR There are 7 places available on each tour so be sure to book up your perfect date soon. TOUR GUIDE Your Highland adventure is led by full-time photographer, drone pilot and outdoor lover Andrew Alexander Andrew has an in depth understanding of The Highlands and Skye which he has developed over the last 5 years and he is looking forward to sharing his knowledge and vision with you. His natural approach to photography has seen him work and travel on commissions all across Scotland for international brands and independent businesses alike. If you’d like to get to know more about Andrew and his work, please follow the link below: www.andrewalexander.scot/about Andrew holds a full clean UK driving license which he has now held for 11 years, is accredited in emergency first aid procedures and is working towards a Hill and Moorland Leader Award. With Andrew leading the way, you can be assured of a safe and rewarding adventure. PHOTOGRAPHY At Hidden Scotland, we welcome Photographers with open arms. Hobbyists, professionals, phones, drones – whatever you’re capturing and however you’re capturing, our specially curated adventure is bursting with photographic opportunities. Our guide Andrew Alexander will be on hand to show you how he looks at the landscape and discuss what drives him to capture certain scenes. There will also be an opportunity for those interested to sit in on a short photo editing session on the second evening to see how Andrew processes an image. Please note; – No drones larger than a DJI Mavic Pro will be allowed on the tour without prior notice due to space restrictions within the mini-bus. All drone flights must be flown in accordance with CAA rules and regulations. Please follow the provided link to download the new drone code. DEPARTURE We depart from Waterloo Street (G2 7DA). Full departure details will be provided after booking. We recommend arriving at the departure point around 15-30 minutes before your departure time. We might struggle to wait for you if you are late due to waiting restrictions in Glasgow City Centre and we don’t recommend parking near the departure point unless it is a safe car park facility. Travel Throughout the tour you will travel in a comfortable 8 seater van with air conditioning. Age restrictions Due to the nature of our tour, the minimum age is 18 years old. Other points to note Each passenger is allowed a large rucksack up to 45L in size and a small camera carry bag or equivalent. Please note; – The tour itinerary may be subject to change due to circumstances outwith our control such as adverse weather conditions and road closures etc. We will always endeavour to stick to the itinerary where possible. For more information about this tour please visit https://hiddenscotland.co/tours

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