Isle of Skye Day Tour
Once you disembark, we will Explore Skye at leisure. we will travel towards stunning jurrasic coastline, beautifull waterfalls, magnificent ridge peaks.
The first stop of the day is Neist Point, with its dramatic views and isolated lighthouse. (Option to do Dunvegan Castle instead) from here we will then travel back north and around the jurrasic coastline of Trotternish, then onto the Quiraing, known for its wonderful rock formations and stunning coastal views. This is a place like no other, and its also part of the largest landslip in Europe, at its highest point it is 2100ft above sea level. A short drive down the mountain to Kilt Rock then onto one of the most Iconic natural features, the Old Man of Storr. from here its just a lazy drive back to Portree.
Places of Interest,
~Quirang Mountain Pass
~Museum of Island Life
Once you have disembarked, for your day tour of the Isle of Skye, your guide will be waiting for you, and then, your day, your way, will begin.
We will leave Portree (Port of Kings), continue over the hill road, past Loch Bracadale up to Dunvegan. We will travel past 'The Black Cottage', where, when you walk through the cottage door, you will step back in time some 300yrs. It is a beautiful (for its time) original cottage that hasn't aged a day. Then out to the stunning Neist Point, Skyes most westernly point.
From here we will then continue our journey towards the mystical Dunvegan Castle. Dunvegan Castle is the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland and has been the ancestral home of the Chiefs of Clan MacLeod for 800 years.
After our visit and lunch here, we will continue north, up and round the very north of the Island, stopping off at your choices from Uig, Quirang, Kilt Rrock and the famous Old Man of Storr to take in the stunning and breathtaking scenary that is the Trotternish Ridge, the longest land slip in Europe, from here, its just a wee drive back to your accommodation or your ship.
Terms and Conditions,
What's included in the price? - the price quoted for each tour is inclusive of transportation and guiding only. Lunch and other refreshments are not included. Entrance fees to attractions, ferries and other transportation costs are not included.
Bookings can be made via our website, by telephone, or by contacting us by email at kiltedcoastaltours.com
Your booking is not confirmed until we have issued your booking confirmation. At that point a binding contract will be entered into between us. Unless otherwise agreed, a booking confirmation will only be issued once we have received full payment from you. We cannot be held responsible if any tour in which you are interested becomes fully booked or otherwise unavailable prior to full payment being received from you
The consumption of alcohol is not permitted on any of our vehicles.
Smoking -Smoking is not permitted in any vehicle
Behaviour - we reserve the right to refuse to carry any person or persons whose behaviour is causing offence or alarm to others. In such cases full cancellation charges will apply.
Whilst Kilted Coastal Tours maintains insurance meeting all statutory requirements, we strongly recommend that passengers hold comprehensive and suitable travel, medical and cancellation insurance to cover for eventualities during travel.
Kilted Coastal Tours and the vehicle is insured for passenger and third party claims, as required by law. However, whilst every care is always taken, customers' personal property is carried entirely at their own risk and no responsibility can be accepted for loss or damage thereto. Customers are therefore required to ensure that they carry adequate and relevant travel, medical and cancellation insurance - this forms part of the specific contract of the tour and must be in place. In the event of client illness, then the relevant client must accept responsibility for any medical costs incurred and Kilted Coastal Tours shall not be liable to refund any part of the tour cost
Kilted Coastal Tours accepts no liability for loss, damage, delay, inconvenience, or direct or consequential loss, however caused, unless due to our negligence, in which case our liability is limited to a maximum of the tour cost. Any activities such as walks or visits to attractions are completely at the clients own risk.
Kilted Coastal Tours will use all reasonable means to ensure that the vehicle arrives on time to begin the tour and that it reaches its destination on time. The Company will not incur any liability whatsoever in the event of any delay due to causes or circumstances beyond its control.
Kilted Coastal Tours does not accept any liability for any loss, inconvenience or damage caused by war, threat of war, riot or civil commotion, terrorist or criminal activity, industrial disputes, natural disasters, fires, illness, weather conditions, road traffic conditions, temporary technical, electrical or mechanical breakdown.
We reserve the right to change the type of vehicle used if the circumstances dictate this is necessary.
Alterations to itineraries
We reserve the right to change tour itineraries due to weather, availability of attractions, roadworks or any other situation beyond our control. Refunds will not be offered in these circumstances.
For one day sightseeing tours, the following cancellation charges shall apply (depending on the effective date of cancellation):-
- a) cancellation more than 72 hours before the tour departure: you will be charged 10% of the price paid by you in respect of your sightseeing tour;
- b) cancellation less than 72 hours before the tour departure: we shall be entitled to charge the full amount of the price paid by you in respect of your sightseeing tour unless we agree (entirely in our discretion) to pay you a full or a partial refund. We will advise you of our decision on this upon receiving your cancellation request/enquiry.
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Cancellation by Us
We will only cancel tours due to unforeseeable circumstances which are outwith our control or which might jeopardise your safety. If we cancel your tour then we will always refund you, in full, for all sums paid by you.