Gold-Orkney Islands, Ullapool & the North

Gold-Orkney Islands, Ullapool & the North

An exciting tour taking in Scotland’s Far North and the fascinating and historic Orkney Islands, featuring the North Coast and Ullapool. Combined with a stay in Stirling makes this a memorable holiday

Holiday Highlights


• Guided Tour of Orkney

• Ferry Crossing from Scrabster

• Stunning North West Highlands

• Ullapool and Loch Broom

• Inverness – The Highland Capital

• Historic Stirling


We depart and make our way to
Scotland, arriving late afternoon at the Bothwell
Bridge Hotel, Lanarkshire for our overnight stay
with dinner, bed and breakfast.


Today we travel through spectacular
scenery as we head for Scotland’s Far North and
Thurso’s Royal Hotel where we enjoy 2 nights
stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.


Today we start the highlight of the tour
by taking the ferry from Scrabster to Stromness,
Orkney, where we meet our local guide for a tour
of Orkney visiting the World Heritage Sites of
Skara Brae, Stones of Stenness and Ring of
Brodgar, Skaill House and Scapa Flow. Lunch
break is at leisure in Kirkwall with the opportunity
to view St Magnus cathedral. We return on the
late afternoon ferry to Scrabster and on to our


This morning we leave the hotel and
enjoy a stunning drive along Scotland’s North
Coast, passing beautiful deserted beaches and
inlets, to Durness. We then turn south and make
our way through the spectacular North West
Highlands via Laxford Bridge, Scourie, Loch
Assynt to Ullapool for our overnight stay at the
Caledonian Hotel with dinner, bed & breakfast.


Leaving Ullapool we head along
Loch Broom to Garve, Inverness, Aviemore,
across the Cairngorm Mountains and into
Perthshire and historic Stirling for 2 nights stay at
the Stirling Highland Hotel with dinner, bed &


A free day for you to explore Stirling.


After breakfast we and head for home.

Your Hotels


• The Royal Hotel in Thurso is a former

coaching inn but still retains much of its original charm.

Situated in the town centre, the shops and quayside

are within walking distance.

All bedrooms are en suite and have television, telephone,

hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift.


• Situated in the centre of Stirling,

the Stirling Highland Hotel is a beautiful 19th

century hotel and makes an ideal base to end the tour

with the hotel facilities including health club and swimming pool.

All bedrooms are en suite and have television and tea/coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift.

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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