Great Glen Way 2018 - Walking Holidays and Hiking Tours in Scotland

 HIGHLIGHTS


1/ Following a classic walking trail through highland scenery from Fort William to Inverness.
2/ Venturing along the Caledonian Canal with its very impressive series of locks.
3/ Visiting Urquhart Castle and its superb setting on Loch Ness, have a look out for the Loch Ness monster!
4/ The Great Glen Way offers some of the finest views of impressive Ben Nevis.
5/ Having a real sense of achievement when you finish in Inverness.

INCLUDED

1/ Baggage transfer to and from your accommodation.

2/ Guide book and map(1 per booking).

3/ Accommodation in selected hotels or bed & breakasts.( breakfast included )

 



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Walking Holidays In This Category:

The Great Glen Way is a 79 mile walk through Scotland’s most famous Glen; crossing on foot from Fort William via the famed shores of Loch Ness to Inverness. The Great Glen Way takes you through beautiful forests, past peaceful working canals and alongside brooding lochs. Macs Adventure offers a variety of durations for the walk, dependent on how much time you have and how far you'd like to hike each day.

Starting in Fort William at the base of Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain, you follow the Caledonian Canal via Neptune’s Staircase to Gairlochy, then continue up Loch Lochy to South Laggan, and on to Fort Augustus via Loch Oich and Kytra Lock. The Great Glen Way then follows the western shore of Loch Ness passing the highland towns of Invermoriston and Drumnadrochit until you reach the historic town of Inverness. Nessie hunters can even take a cruise on Britain's largest loch (by volume of water), whilst Urquhart Castle is another must-see, with its commanding view of Loch Ness, as is Inverness Castle at the walk’s end.

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Arriving In Scotland

By Air:-

From Glasgow Intenational Airport a shuttle bus operates to Glasgow city centre.

From Prestwick International Airport & Edinburgh International Airport a regular train service operates to Glasgow city centre.

Traveling To Fort William

By Rail:-

Scotrail operate train services to Fort William from Glasgow Queen Street Station. Travel information and tickets can be found at https://www.scotrail.co.uk

By Coach:-

Citylink operate a regular service from Glasgow Buchannon Street Bus Station to Fort William. Travel information and tickets can be found at www.citylink.co.uk

 

 

 

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