Guided Tours

John West from Highland Excitement - providing guided tours of the Highlands

With years of tour guide experience, degree in Scottish History and a passion for the Scottish Highlands.

Discover historic places from the neolithic to the Battle of Culloden. Wander the wonderful sands of Arisaig to the stunning peaks of the Cuilins.

Highland Excitement offers a variety of tour packages with action-packed itineraries, delivering a truly knowledgeable and authentic travel experience.

Enjoy a personalised day if you have a particular interest or wish to see a specific location or event or view some recommended tour package below:


Cairngorm Classic

The Cairngorm range and the spectacular Spey valley offer a mind blowing day of excitement, scenery and activities.

A trip to the top of Cairngorm by mountain railway, a walk round Loch an Eillan ( as shown), cycling, canoeing of just absorbing the history and scenery of this exceptional location.


‚ÄčLoch Ness, the Great Glen, Ben Nevis and Glencoe

Explore Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle before heading for Fort Augustus, the canal locks and the Monastery.

The head south down the Great Glen past Loch Oich, Loch Lochy before hitting the west coast at Fort William and Loch Linnhe. A detour up Glen Nevis shows Ben Nevis in all its grandeur before heading south again, via ballahuilisg to the spectacular peaks of Glencoe


Skye Tour

Down Loch Ness we swing west at Invermorrison, through Glen Morrison, past Loch Clunnie and down through Glenshiel and past the Five Sisters mountain range to Loch Duich and Eighnan Donan Castle to the Skye bridge.

There we enter the magical island of lochs and mountains, fairies and monsters, cliffs and waterfalls. An Island filled with history, revolution, lost causes and resilience. An Island where dinosaurs roamed, where neolithic man flourished , where Bonnie Prince Charlie and Flora MacDonald challenged for the crown and where we wil walk in their footsteps.


Available from Easter - Please enquire at Hotel Reception for more Tour Information and to book

Guided Tours

View a full range of full day and half day tours available during your stay at Loch Ness Country House Hotel

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