奥克尼群岛和苏格兰北海岸5日游

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游览奥克尼(Orkney)群岛-远离喧嚣,发掘苏格兰最北端的神秘美景。

Tour map

Highlights

UNESCO Heritage Sites
Ferry
Walks
Prehistoric Sites
Cathedrals
Lochs
Mountains

您将游览的景点


奥克尼群岛( Orkney Isles ) -这些美丽的海滩充满了古老的历史和野生动物。

格伦科大峡谷和兰诺克沼地( Glencoe and Rannoch Moor ) - 在这苏格兰最著名的风景之一,有着感动数人的历史故事。

尼斯湖( Loch Ness ) - 是苏格兰高原北部的大峡谷中的一大片水域,尼斯湖面积并不大,却深,最深处达300米,其储水量超过英格兰和威尔士所有湖泊加起来的总量。而其更因神秘的水怪传闻而闻名于世。

斯卡拉布雷和布罗德盖石圈( Skara Brae and Ring of Brodgar ) - 了解过去的人们是如何生活在这些史前遗迹中的。

凯恩戈姆国家公园( Cairngorm National Park ) - 凝视着苏格兰最美丽的圆形状的山峰。


您的旅程


这将是让您回味一生的旅行。这条线路的主要亮点是奥克尼群岛(Orkney)让人惊叹的美景和丰富史前历史,苏格兰北部海岸线的悬崖峭壁以及尼斯湖(Loch Ness)和凯恩戈姆山国家公园(Cairngorms National Park)的古苏格兰森林。


旅行详情

出发时间
Check-in closes at 08.15 (tour departs at 08:30) - Gate J and Gate K, Edinburgh Bus Station, St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, EH1 3DQ
返回时间
19:00
Luggage
You’re restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) and a small bag for onboard personal items.
Discounts

学生, 60岁以上的老人, 5到15岁之间的儿童 (非常抱歉,我们无法携带5岁以下的孩童)

Important information
  • 英国雨水较多,请携带防水防风的外套及适宜行走的鞋子。
Tour inclusions
  • 全程交通(乘坐Rabbie's16座迷你豪华巴士)
  • 空调
  • Rabbie's提供的专业司机/英文导游服务
  • 免费的中文GPS音导APP
Tour exclusions
  • 景点的门票费用

行程

第一天

第一天朝西北方前进,经过斯特灵市进入高地,一路游览格兰克峡谷(Glencoe)和兰诺克沼地 (Rannoch Moor)。下午,翻过本尼维斯山(Ben Nevis),并游览尼斯湖(Loch Ness)的全貌,包括奥古斯都堡( Fort Augustus ) 和厄克特城堡(Urquhart Castle),当晚住在茵凡尼斯(Inverness)。

第二天

第二天北上经过黑岛(Black Isle)和邓罗宾城堡(Dunrobin Castle),然后从人称“天涯海角”的约翰岬角(John o’ Groats)穿过彭特兰湾(Pentland Firth)抵达奥克尼(Orkney)群岛。您将在维京镇(Viking)以及奥克尼的首府柯克沃尔(Kirkwall)镇住两晚。

第三天

第三天您将有机会细细游览这个神奇的古代岛屿:岛上的土地颜色对比分明,肥沃的绿色牧场周围环绕着被北海和大西洋海水冲刷成金色的沙滩。主要游览景点包括新石器时代的村址斯卡拉布雷(Skara Brae)和布罗德盖的神秘史前石圈(Ring of Brodgar),斯丹尼斯立石(Standing Stones of Stenness)以及梅肖韦古墓(Maeshowe)(这里仍然保存了一大批12世纪维京人留下的北欧古挪威语碑文)。

第四天

第四天离开奥克尼岛回到苏格兰大陆,欣赏动人心魄的北海岸线、悬崖峭壁和金色沙滩,并且一路游览本洛亚尔山(Ben Loyal)、本霍普山(Ben Hope)、德内斯(Durness)和阿辛特(Assynt)和参观15世纪的阿德瑞克古堡(Ardvreck Castle)。当晚住在白色小渔村阿勒浦(Ullapool)。

第五天

第五天上午游览科里沙洛克大峡谷(Corrieshalloch Gorge)、古代建筑克拉发冢(Clava Cairns)还有曾经经历了血雨腥风的卡洛登古战场(Culloden)。然后,南下领略凯恩戈姆山国家公园(Cairngorms National Park)的壮美景色,漫步于苏格兰古松林中,并且在游览高地伯斯郡(Highland Perthshire)后返回爱丁堡(Edinburgh)。

顾客点评

Magical tour

Kathleen Hewson Posted on 29/07/2019

Just back from this tour with Keith Fraser as the driver. Had a great time and saw some amazing things.The mix of nationalities on the tour was good. We learned lots of history, sang some songs and shared meals not to mention the odd joke. Yes Keith the old ones are the best. The best thing was the sunrise on Wednesday morning I have never seen colours so vivid at 4.15 am. I spent a good hour just sitting on Kirwall harbour being entranced. A really good trip with a good mix of venues. Thanks Keith.

Awe-Inspiring 10 Day Scottish Adventure!

Donna Steve Struck Posted on 01/07/2019

We recently returned from our 10 day Orkney, Hebrides ( Skye) tour (6/12/19-6/21/19) and thoroughly enjoyed our awe-inspiring Scottish adventure with Rabbies! Both of our tour guides (Nick for first half, Michael for second half) were personable, interesting, informative and fun and enhanced our experience. This 10 day tour (two separate 5 day tours) allowed us to see the most scenic and remote sections of Scotland in pure comfort while learning so much about Scottish history and folklore. The stories told by Nick and Michael and the Scottish and other themed music they played were wonderful, and both Nick and Michael seem to genuinely love their Rabbies career and their enthusiasm was appreciated . A special thank you to Michael for making our wedding anniversary day so special by playing us a handpicked romantic song, and for his gift. There were so many highlights on this 10 day tour .... Skara Brae on Orkney, the beautiful and adventurous NC 500 drive from John OGroats to picturesque Ullapool, the scenic Butt of Lewis and Luskentyre Beach on Harris, the Quaraing on Skye .... just to name a few. And the joyful bonus surprises like the visit to the sheep farm on Skye. We highly recommend Rabbies Tours and will be singing your praises to everyone we know. The trip of a lifetime ... BRAVO!

Amazing tour with Sharon clanPaddy

Nicole Eberl Posted on 23/05/2019

We had originally booked the Islay Tour with friends. Unfortunately one of our friends had an accident and couldnt start the tour. We were very sad and didnt want to go to Islay alone and so I wrote a desperate e-mail to the Rabbis booking team. As always (it was our 5th Rabbies Tour) there was a quick response that our friends would get 90 of the cost refunded and we could be rebooked to another tour. So we landed on Orkney. It was great, everything was very well organized and despite the bad weather Sharon did everything to make sure we enjoyed the tour. With her humorous, powerful nature and her impressive, broad knowledge she made the tour a wonderful experience. Once Rabbies - always Rabbies!

Amazing tour with Sharon clanPaddy

Nicole Eberl Posted on 23/05/2019

We had originally booked the Islay Tour with friends. Unfortunately onw of our friends had an accident and couldnt start the tour. We were very sad and didnt want to go to Islay alone and so I wrote a desperate e-mail to the Rabbis booking team. As always (it was our 5th Rabbies Tour) there was a quick response that our friends would get 90 of the cost refunded and we could be rebooked to another tour. So we landed on Orkney. It was great, everything was very well organized and despite the bad weather Sharon did everything to make sure we enjoyed the tour. With her humorous, powerful nature and her impressive, broad knowledge she made the tour a wonderful experience. Once Rabbies - always Rabbies!

Scotland highlands

Suzanne Battis Posted on 27/09/2018

Last month we did a 5 day Scotland Highland and Orkney Island tour, we had a great time. The scenery was amazing the B Bs were great. Michael was our guide and bus driver, he was easy going and made the tour enjoyable for everyone. This was our first Rabbies tour, we then went to Ireland and did a day tour, and if I return back to the UK we certainly would do another tour.

Awesome Driver/Escorts/Information Specialists!

Marjorie Purdy Posted on 21/09/2018

We were actually on the 9 day Mull, Iona, Skye and Orkney Tour (2 combined). Both Ross and Aaron were awesome drivers/information specialists! So much history to absorb and stories to remember. This was indeed the vacation of a lifetime and hopefully I will be able to revisit the iconic spots that left an impression or at least come back and trace more of family history. Thank you for such an amazing journey through the past, present and future. Food for thought .... 2 hours at Culloden was too short ) Slainte!

Tour Experience

Catherine and Barry Mitchell Posted on 23/06/2018

We toured Northern Scotland and the Orkneys with Michael as our tour guide/driver. Being Scottish he gave us great insight into Scottish history and current affairs. Based on the interests of the group he was able to modify the itinerary to take in different locations or give us a bit more time at a favourite spot. He was very good at making sure that everyone was looked after, even when it was for dinner.

Isobel macrae Posted on 07/06/2018

A trip I will never forget amazing scenery lovely accommodation booked by Rabbie’s and our driver /tour guide Chris was brilliant. Very helpful, polite,funny,great story teller and his knowledge of the land and it’s history is outstanding.

Isobel macrae Posted on 07/06/2018

A trip I will never forget amazing scenery lovely accommodation booked by Rabbie’s and our driver /tour guide Chris was brilliant. Very helpful, polite,funny,great story teller and his knowledge of the land and it’s history is outstanding.

Orkney/North Coast with Roland

KarenLee Posted on 13/11/2017

Special thanks to Roland Morrison for an amazing tour. I want to return and will consider Rabbies a MUST for my family. Our guide, Roland, was knowledgeable, entertaining (stories and history!) and a superb host for his native land. Well done, Rabbies and Roland!

住宿

Where does this tour stay overnight?

You stay two nights in Kirkwall, Orkney with a night in Inverness and Ullapool before and after.


How does the accommodation work?

Your tour excludes accommodation; but when you book, you can ask us to reserve local accommodation for you, or you can choose to reserve your own accommodation in the overnight locations.


I want Rabbie’s to book my accommodation, what happens now?

Once you've booked your tour, we'll reserve all your accommodation, and your driver will drop you off with your hosts. You’ll pay your accommodation hosts directly. Most accommodation hosts don’t accept credit cards, so be prepared to pay cash.

Due to availability, we may not be able to reserve your first choice of accommodation. When this happens we’ll book your second choice, and If there are any further issues we’ll contact you.


What if I want to change my accommodation booking with Rabbie’s?

Changes to accommodation cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability. A minimum amendment charge of £5.00 will apply, increasing to a maximum of £25.00 depending on the length of your tour.


I booked my own accommodation is there anything I need to do?

You’ll need to contact us with your accommodation details. Please only reserve accommodation within the overnight towns that your tour stops in. And if you’re unsure, please check with us first.


Your driver will drop you off at your chosen accommodation as long as it’s relatively central.


What if I cancel my tour at short notice?

If you cancel less than three days before departure, you may be liable for the cost of your first nights’ accommodation. And occasionally you may be liable for all your accommodation costs.


What are the accommodation types and what do they cost?

We try to reserve accommodation that’s no more than a 20-minute walk from the town centre. But during busy periods there can be a walk of up to 30 minutes.


We regularly check our accommodation suppliers to ensure they reach a certain standard. The prices below are for guidance only.


B&B (Bed and Breakfast) Standard

The toilet and showering facilities are shared with at least one other rooms in the house, and the price includes breakfast. The cost is between £30.00 - £35.00 per person per night. A single standard is between £35.00 - £60.00 per night.



B&B En/suite

The showering and toilet facilities are private, and breakfast is included in the price. The expected cost for a room, based on two people sharing, will be between £40.00 – £50.00 per person per night.

The expected cost for a single room will be between *£55.00 - £65.00 per night. If you travel during a busy period, you can expect to pay up to *£75 - £80 per night. Rooms with a view are limited and may be more expensive.

In Ireland B&B's will be around €45 - €55 per person per night.


Hotels

Hotels have a bar or restaurant and provide evening meals. Breakfast is included in the price. The expected cost of Hotel 3* is between £65.00 - £85.00 per person per night. Hotel 4* is approximately £75.00 - £120.00 per person per night. Please be advised that 4* hotels aren’t available in some smaller rural areas of the Scottish Highlands and islands.

In Ireland, Hotels are around €55 - €65 per person per night.


Hostels

A hostel consists of dormitory rooms with 4 to 16 bunk beds. Towels aren’t provided, but you can hire towels there. The bathroom facilities are a short distance from the dorm room. Kitchen facilities are equipped so you can make your own meals. The cost is between £15.00- £25.00 per person per night.

Please note that SYHA hostels only offer same gender dorms. Some independent hostels will offer mixed rooms (males and females together). If you have a preference, please let us know at the time of booking.


I have more questions, who can help me?

If you have any more questions, feel free to call us on +44(0)131 226 3133, or email rooms@rabbies.com.


常见问题

Do you offer hotel pickups in the departure cities?

The UK and Ireland's historic city centres are full of narrow streets and winding roads. So, to speed up your departure, we only pick up from our central meeting points. What's more is leaving the city using the most direct route also reduces the carbon footprint of our tours.

Is there parking close to the departure point?

We don't recommend bringing your car into the centre of our departure cities. It can be hard to find parking, and there are excellent public transportation services.

When should I get to the departure point?

Arrive 15 minutes before your departure time. Due to waiting restrictions, we can't wait for you if you're late.

What happens if I'm late or miss the tour?

If you're late for your tour, our cancellation policy applies.

What are your cancellation policies?

We have a cancellation period of three days for our one day tours, and 21 days for longer tours. If cancelled outside this period, we'll give you a full refund minus a 10% admin charge. If you cancel inside this period, refunds are at our discretion. Click here to view full terms and conditions.

What is a guaranteed departure?

It's simple: you book, you go. This means we'll never cancel your tour because of a minimum numbers policy.

Can I pre-book a specific seat?

Due to logistical reasons, we're unable to let you pre-book a seat on the bus. But our comfortable 16-seat mini-coaches have huge windows. So, you'll always get a good view.

Are there toilets on the bus?

Unfortunately, we have no on-board toilet facilities, but you'll have regular comfort breaks.

How do you cater for people with accessibility needs?

We aim to accommodate everyone. To read more information on how we do this, click here to go to our accessibility guide.

Do you take children on your tours?

We regret we don't carry children under the age of five on our scheduled tours.

You can ask us about the tours we recommend for younger children. And if your child is less than 1.35m tall, you should let us know, so we can provide them with a suitable booster seat.

How much time do I get off the bus?

We want you to enjoy Britain and Ireland. And we believe the best way to do this is to get you off the mini-coach and out exploring. So, we give you plenty of time to take photos, go walking, and explore ancient ruins.

Why do you exclude visitor attractions?

We exclude visitor attractions in your tour price because it lets you travel your way. It means you can pamper yourself with a luxury lunch or skip an attraction whenever you feel like it.

Do we need to bring our own lunch?

You don't need to. We stop in small towns, villages, and rural eateries where you can choose whatever meal pleases both your taste buds and your budget.

Should I tip the driver-guide?

Let's be honest, our driver-guides would never refuse a cheeky bonus. But it's up to you, and the amount is entirely at your discretion.

What about travel insurance?

We advise you take out travel insurance.

What is ABTOT?

You're protected by ABTOT when you chose to let us reserve your accommodation on a multi-day tour. This means you can claim back anything you've paid us if we become bankrupt. Read our terms and conditions for more information.

I have more questions, who can help me?

If you have any more questions, call us on +44(0)131 226 3133, email tours@rabbies.com , or check out our full FAQs .

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