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INVERGORDON SHORE EXCURSIONS
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DAY TOURS FROM INVERNESS

Land Shore excursions Dunrobin Castle

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THE HIGHLAND EXPERIENCE TOUR
To the Royal Burgh of Dornoch
Drive along the waters edge of Loch Fleet
Then to Dunrobin Castle, Gardens and the Falconry Display
Entrance fee included in Price
The Falls of Shin
Harrods of Knightsbridge in the Highlands

and
The Dalmore Distillery
Entrance fee included in Price
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Departure 08.00 - 08.45

The Royal Burgh of Dornoch

Stroll around the centre and visit the Cathedral
 

Dornoch Info Link...Click

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Loch Fleet

Click Here....

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Arrive 10.00-10.15

 

Dunrobin Castle was built around 1275 AD

 
This impressive castle is the most northerly of Scotlandís great houses, and also the grandest, having 189 rooms

A vast array of collections make for an interesting visit as you can browse through the bedrooms, nurseries, studies and public rooms at your own pace

A walk through the beautiful gardens

Then to be treated to one of the very best Falconry displays in the UK given by the Castle Falconer
"Andy Hughes" 

Dunrobin Castle was used for the Film location for Rosamunde Pilcher's novel

"Winter Solstice"

 And in "2005" the film crew were back shooting the sequel

"Summer Solstice"
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We then wind our way with scenic drive to
"The Falls of Shin Visitor Centre"   

 


This is a truly wonderful experience for all the family
Set in the Achany Glen, amongst spectacular Highland scenery



When the glaciers melted after the last Ice Age in the UK , the Highland landscape was formed, creating Glens and Lochs. Erosion by debris, boulders and gravel led to the formation of the River Shin and the Falls of Shin which are a natural feature of the River, and are next to the visitor centre. 

Here you can watch from the viewing platform Atlantic Salmon

Battle to return to their place of birth to spawn the next salmon generation.

The visitor centre shop has a range of superb quality local crafts, and exclusive luxury gifts from
Harrods

of Knightsbridge

Light refreshments such, morning coffee or afternoon tea, even a full three-course meal, the restaurant is open daily offering delicious seasonal, home made food.
And a chance to do some souvenir shopping in the Highlands
 

Falls of Shin now "WORLD RENOWNED" Banoffee Pie mmmmm! and a seasonal Strawberry version, double mmmmm ! !

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We then take the scenic route for our return,  over the summit of
"Struie Hill"
Making our way to the

The Dalmore Distillery


"Millionaires View"

With wonderful views across the water to the mountains of Sutherland and beyond
passing through the award winning floral displays in the town of Alness


 


Arriving at the visitors centre for a tour and to learn the history and to see how

The Dalmore is created

And of course for your Wee Dram to finish your day....


"Slainte Mhath"
(
Pronounced Slan je varr, this is the Scottish/Gaelic for cheers and good health)

Returning to you Ship 16.00 - 17.00

Price for our signature Excursion is £55 per person for the Day
(Inclusive of all entrance Fees)

Exclusive booking for Small Groups and Family Tours
£330 for 8 persons for 7-8 hours

(Please contact us for inclusive costs for group entrance)

We offer this tour as an alternative to the many people that take the large 50 seater coach tours and excursions

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This can also be enjoyed in 2 parts if you would like to return to the ship for lunch
Priced at £65 Per Person min 4 persons

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Alternatively
Private Hire Contract
to your choice of destination's

Groups and Family Tours
Exclusive use for a Private, Small Group Tour

private,small,group,famillies,day,sightseeing,tour,tours,excursions,available from Invergordon and Inverness
We have up to 8 places available
£330
for 8 persons for 6-7 hours around the Highlands
(Please contact us for inclusive costs for group entrance with this and other destination Private Hire Contracts)
 

If it's only 2 of you who wish to travel around

Contact us

We remove all other seating to give you a full panoramic view as we travel around the Highlands

Bookings are now being taken for 2009
(A Second vehicle can be arranged for larger Parties)

Note:-We reserve the right to visit the same places of interest in a different order


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"We look forward to meeting every one of you"  
 

To Book or to make enquiry please email us your arrival details leaving subject line as titled so that the Spam filter lets the enquiry through
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or contact us direct

Telephone 01862 842260
 
International Dial +44 (0)1862842260

Postal address

No2, Pine Lodge
Kindeace
Invergordon 
Ross-Shire
IV18 0LL