Highlands: Oban and Inveraray Day Trip Sun 13 Oct
All students and non-students (visitors) are welcme to join
About the Tour
A truly Scottish journey through some of the most majestic sceneries in the Highlands of Scotland. Our main destination is Oban, the most picturesque town in the Highlands known as the 'Seafood Capital of Scotland' and famous for its Whiskey Distillery and the impressive McCaig's Tower. There is a lot to see and to do in Oban including attractions such as the historic Dunollie Castle, Oban Whiskey Distillery, the Chocolate Factory/Shop, St Columba's Cathedral and McCaig's Tower, a Colosseum look alike situated uphill that offers spectacular and panoramic views overlooking the town, the harbour and its surrounding islands. This adventurous tour also includes visiting the beautiful Scottish town of Inveraray, a chance to see Inveraray Castle filmed in 'Downtown Abbey' and to enjoy walk along the peaceful and beautiful Loch Fyne where Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid) married his love! On this fantastic Day Trip, we will also visit Glen Croe and 'Rest and Be Thankful' offerign breathtaking panoramic views you will never forget. As one of our most popular Day Tours, this truly Scottish student adventure includes some of the most picturesque parts of Highlands, lots of lochs, glens, munros, castles, distillery, walks and exciting and fascinating legends and history and it cannot be missed.
West Highlands, Oban, Inveraray, Kilchurn Castle, Gelncroe, Rest and Be Thankful Viewpoint, St Canon Kirk, Whisky Distillery, Chcolate Factory, Dunnollie Castle, Inveraray Castle, lots of Lochs, Glens and Munros including Loch Fyne, Loch Long, Loch Awe and more...
Oban is the Gateway to the Highlands and it is known as the seafood Capital of Scotland but also famous for its Whisky Distillery, impressive McCaig's Tower with panoramic stunning views, Chocolate Factory, Seafood the picturesque harbour. Inveraray Castle also was filmed in Downton Abbey.
• Return journey and transportation with luxury coach
• Guide Tour, Map and Itinerary
• Free time for sightseeing, hiking/walking, shopping and attractions
• Visiting the West Highlands, Oban, Inveraray, Kilchurn Castle, Gelncroe, lots of Lochs, Glens and Munros including Loch Fyne, Loch Long, Loch Awe and more...
You will have plenty of time for lunch in restaurants in Oban. You can also bring your own packed lunch if you wish so.
Things to bring with you
Smiles, a camera, warm clothes, walking shoes, snacks, water and money for lunch and souvenir.
Pick Up & Drop Off Point
We offer 3 Pick Up Points for your convenience and you can choose the convenient Pick Up Point when booking your ticket as follows:
- Glasgow Uni Students:
07:35am, Main Gate of Glasgow University, University Ave, Glasgow.
- Strathclyde Uni, GCU, School of Art and Hamilton Students:
07:25am, Strathclyde Business School, 199 Cathedral Street, City Centre.
- UWS Paisley & Ayr Students:
07:00am, Main Entrance of UWS Paisley, High Street, Paisley.
Departure is at 07:45am sharp, from the Main Gate of Glasgow University at Unviersity Avenue.
We look forward to seeing you on this very exciting tour.
International Student Tours in Scotland is the best and most popular student adventure and the easiest way to discover Scotland.
Notes & Terms
Tickets are very limited and are available based on first come, first served. Tickets are not refundable. However, tickets can be sold on to others. It is your responsibility to be at the pick up point on time. Tickets are not refundable and transfers are not possible if you miss the tour for any reason. Please note that by joining a tour you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions and data usage. You will receive a reminder email about the tour and other issues if necessary on the week of your tour and an additional update email about the future tours. Your contact details are taken on the day of travel and are destroyed after the tour. You may check Eventbrite policy with regard to data usage by Eventbrite.