• twitter
  • facebook
  • google plus
  • youtube
  • pinterest
  • RSS
 
Adventure Hoildays

Adventure Holidays in Scotland

The rugged, wild scenery of Scotland is the perfect place to escape from your everyday life, do something active and feel a real sense of adventure – without having to travel to the other side of the world. Canoeing, sea-kayaking, sailing and swimming are just some of the great activities you can enjoy during a lovely fun-filled getaway in Scotland.

Enjoy fantastic sea-kayaking as you explore the beautiful Isle of Skye and its picturesque neighbours, Raasay and Rona, and take in stunning mountain views of the mainland. Or for more paddling fun, an open canoeing expedition down the Spey is an adventure to remember.  For some drama on the high seas, why not enjoy a sailing and walking holiday on Skye and the small isles. If water isn’t your thing, you can always the breathtaking wilderness of the highlands and islands on foot.

These are just some of the great adventures awaiting your arrival in Scotland. Whether you’re interested in being part of a tour or prefer more independence, there is a wide range of guided and self-guided holidays to choose from.

Featured below are some of the best adventure holidays on offer in Scotland, all of which are easily reachable by public transport. 

Open Canoeing - River Spey Descent

Open Canoeing: River Spey Descent, Scotland

Join us for an open canoeing expedition down the Spey, as we paddle through Speyside in the scenic North East Highlands. Descend the famous River Spey, passing through pine forests, heather-covered hills and Scotland’s most celebrated whisky region.
£495 per person
Sailing - Private Yacht Charters

Private Yacht Charters: Inner & Outer Hebrides of Scotland

A skippered yacht charter offers a different way to experience some of the finest scenery in the Scottish Highlands. Starting and finishing from various accessible harbours on the west coast, offering some of the best sailing in Scotland.

from £500 per group per day

variable - tailored to suit your dates
available May to September
Wilderness Walking - The West Highland Way

Wilderness Walking - The West Highland Way

The West Highland Way is the classic long distance trek covering over 95 miles (150km). Enjoy a guided journey on the banks of Loch Lomond, across Rannoch Moor, over the high pass of the Devil's Staircase before finishing in Fort William.

£1,095

8 days, 7 nights
Various departures from 14th August 2015 to 5th August 2016
Skye and the Great Glen Way

Wilderness Walking - Skye and the Great Glen

Experience two of Scotland’s most iconic locations through a series of phenomenal hikes along little known coastal, glen and forest trails. Immerse yourself in the myths and legends that surround the Isle of Skye and the Great Glen Way.

£1,295

7 days, 6 nights
1st of August 2015, 29th of August 2015
Real Family Holidays - Scottish Islands

Real Family Holidays - Scottish Islands- from £20.00

A family holiday with a difference, mixing exciting activities with plenty of time to do your own thing. Full board, comfortable accommodation and one free activity per night stayed from an affordable £20.00 per person per night.

£20.00 per person per night.

Stay anytime between 17th July - 2nd August 2015
Stay anytime between 17th July - 2nd August 2015
Knoydart Peninsula Hiking

Wilderness Walking - The Knoydart Peninsula

Often described as the "last wilderness" in Scotland, the Knoydart peninsula has an island feel, isolated as it is from the rest of the Western Highlands by the ‘rough bounds’. A guided walk to the isles of Skye, Rum & Eigg, exploring the coasts.

£1,150

8 days, 7 nights
Various departures from 7th May 2015 to 10th September 2016
Cape Wrath walking

Wilderness Walking - Cape Wrath and North West

Sculpted by the forces of nature and the historical Highland Clearances, this is an intriguing and captivating corner of Scotland, reached by few tourists. This a guided walk for those wishing to explore truly remote Highland wilderness.

£1,195

7 days, 6 nights
Various departures from 27th June 2015 to 13th September 2016
Wilds of Assynt Stunning View

Wilderness Walking - The Wilds of Assynt

A guided walking holiday exploring the beautiful regions of Assynt and Coigach in the North West Highlands. Located just to the north of Ullapool, the hills and lochs create a landscape of outstanding natural beauty.

£1,145

7 days, 6 nights
Various departures from 25th July 2015 to 1st October 2016
Orkney Isles Sea Cliff

Wilderness Walking - The Orkney Isles

Walking the archipelago of 70 small islands and skerries making up the Orkneys is the best way to discover them. Experience the long days and colourful night skies and witness a wealth of sea life and sea birds, remarkable flora and fauna.

£1,195

7 days, 6 nights
Various departures from 11th July 2015 to 20th August 2016
Wilderness Walking – Outer Hebrides: Uists, Barra & Mingulay

Wilderness Walking – Outer Hebrides: Uists, Barra & Mingulay

Often overlooked by those drawn to the larger islands of Lewis and Harris to the north, Uists, Barra & Mingulay will reward the curious traveller with uncrowded islands and the complex tapestry of local life, history and geology.

From £1,095

7 days
Various departures from 23rd May 2015 to 17th September 2016
Real Family Holidays - Highlands

Real Family Holidays - Highlands - from £20.00

A family holiday with a difference, mixing exciting activities with plenty of time to do your own thing. Full board, comfortable accommodation and one free activity per night stayed from an affordable £20.00 per person per night.

£20.00 per person per night.

Stay anytime between 31st July - 16th August 2015
Various departure dates between 31st July and 16th August 2015