Departing from Invergordon, following the arrival of your cruise ship, this tour will take you to the shores of the famous Loch Ness and the opportunity to visit the Highland Capital, the City of Inverness.
We will travel adjacent to the Cromarty Firth, through the quaint village of Alness, making our way to the lovely village of Beauly. Here you will get an opportunity to visit some of the traditional village shops and the remains of the Beauly Priory founded in Scotland about 1230 for monks of the Valliscaulian order.
From here we will travel across the rural country road to the village of Drumnadrochit where there will be an opportunity to visit the Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition. Thereafter we will make our way to the famous Urquhart Castle where you explore this once impressive structure that guarded the Great Glen.
We will then continue our journey to the Corrimony where we will pay a visit to the Chambered Cairn which is over 4000 years old.
Thereafter we will travel along the narrow and winding road that takes us along Glen Affric and the stunning Loch Beinn a’ Mheadhoin. We will stop when we can to absorb these amazing views.
From Glen Affric we will take a short trip along a forestry road to see the stunning Plodda Falls. Truly an unforgettable sight.
We will the travel along the River Glass until it joins the River Beauly until we reach the lovely village of Beauly. Here you will get an opportunity to visit some of the traditional village shops and the remains of the Beauly Priory founded in Scotland about 1230 for monks of the Valliscaulian order.
Time permitting, we will then make our way to Glen Ord Distillery where you can experience Uisge Beatha (The Water of Life) sometimes known as Whiskey! And its traditional manufacturing processes.
The tour will then start to make its way back towards the port of Invergordon where we complete our day.
Disclaimer – Entry fees are not included in this excursion. We will however endeavour to list entry fees however you should check with the respective locations as to their current prices. Departure will be approximately 1 hour after docking and return will be at least 1 hour before departure. We reserve the right to adjust our tour if required to ensure you are at your departure port in sufficient time.
Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition Admission Charges
Child (6 -15) £4.95
Family (2 adults and up to 2 children) £23.95
Child (5-15) £7.20
Child (under 5) Free
National Trust for Scotland Members Free