AITO: The Association of Independent Tour Operators
Wilderness Scotland

Wilderness Scotland

Inspiring Adventures in the Wild Places of Scotland

Wilderness Scotland is a specialist adventure travel company offering a range of inspiring adventures in the most remote and beautiful regions of the Scottish Highlands and Islands.

If you’re looking for an active adventure holiday our professional team of guides and office staff know the wild places of Scotland better than anyone and can help you to experience the wilderness, be that sea kayaking on the beautiful west coast, walking amid the rugged landscapes, mountain biking on the shapely peaks, sailing remote locations or exploring by canoe.

In choosing us you can be sure that ...

Wilderness Scotland is a specialist adventure travel company offering a range of inspiring adventures in the most remote and beautiful regions of the Scottish Highlands and Islands.

If you’re looking for an active adventure holiday our professional team of guides and office staff know the wild places of Scotland better than anyone and can help you to experience the wilderness, be that sea kayaking on the beautiful west coast, walking amid the rugged landscapes, mountain biking on the shapely peaks, sailing remote locations or exploring by canoe.

In choosing us you can be sure that you travel with a company that takes its commitment to sustainable tourism seriously. We work to support a wide range of nature conservation projects along with the local economies and communities in which we operate.

Reviews of Wilderness Scotland

Our Tailor Made Holidays by GW, 21 Sep 2018
Traveller rating:

11 days in Scotland cycling with the greatest guides ever... wonderful routes, accomodations, food, and memories read more

Walking - National Parks UK by Maggie May, 21 Sep 2018
Traveller rating:

10 days of hiking from the mountains of the Highlands to the Dales of Yorkshire read more

Overall Company Rating
99%
Excellent 451
Good 11
Average 0
Poor 0
Terrible 0
Reviews Submitted: 462
Reviews Accepted: 462
Reviews Rejected: 0
Our Tailor Made Holidays by GW, 21 Sep 2018
Traveller rating:

11 days in Scotland cycling with the greatest guides ever... wonderful routes, accomodations, food, and memories read more

Walking - National Parks UK by Maggie May, 21 Sep 2018
Traveller rating:

10 days of hiking from the mountains of the Highlands to the Dales of Yorkshire read more

Find a holiday with Wilderness Scotland

Skye & the North West Highlands

Pamper yourself on this self-driving itinerary. Stay at a mix of 4-star highland lodges and 5-star castles, ...

Find out more >

Family: Treasure Highlands

The famous novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island, is perhaps the classic children's adventure story...

Find out more >

Walking - Outer Hebrides & Skye

Join us on this adventure to some of the wildest bounds of Scotland, the inspiring islands of Skye, Harris ...

Find out more >

Self Guided: The Great Glen Way

The Great Glen fault line almost splits Scotland into two - The Great Glen Way crosses Scotland from east ...

Find out more >

The Great Glen Canoe Trail

This is a classic canoe journey from coast to coast through the spectacular loch and river system of the ...

Find out more >

Skye and the West Highlands

Explore and capture one of the most spectacular regions of the Scottish Highlands – Skye and the West Highlands ...

Find out more >
SEARCH HOLIDAYS WITH WILDERNESS SCOTLAND

Discovery Journeys

Enjoy absolute freedom on these self-driving itineraries. Explore Scotland at your own pace as you drive from point to point on impossibly quiet roads through some of ...

More about this programme

Family Adventures

Our small group holidays are designed for families who enjoy mixing with other families on their holiday. If you have children aged around 9-15 years old, these trips ...

More about this programme

Mountain Biking

They are ideally suited to riders who have developed their skills at purpose built centres and are now looking to take their experience a step forward and use their ...

More about this programme

Open Canoeing

Our canoe trips are mostly wilderness expeditions involving wild camping in remote locations. The 'Summit to Sea' and 'Lochs and Mountains' trips both combine canoeing ...

More about this programme

Photography

Our photography holidays combine practical instruction in shooting wild places as well as relaxed evening seminars back at the small hotels, inns or guest houses. With ...

More about this programme

Road Cycling

We have a range of cycle tours from an easy cruise through the Outer Hebrides to a challenging week of riding the highest mountain roads in the UK. Our day to day approach ...

More about this programme

Sailing

Delve into sea life living aboard our yacht Eda Frandsen. Days are packed with a series of unique adventures whilst you are staying on Eda, a beautiful and lovingly ...

More about this programme

Sea Kayaking

If you’re a beginner our Introduction course is a perfect place to start, allowing you to learn the basic skills while exploring the beautiful surroundings of Applecross ...

More about this programme

Self Guided

Our self guided trips offer the perfect opportunity to hike the incredible Scottish landscapes at your own pace without worrying about feeling like you are holding anyone ...

More about this programme

Tailor Made Holidays

Our team at Wilderness Scotland will work hard to tailor your perfect adventure holiday! You will have a expert travel designer who will help you design the adventure ...

More about this programme

Wilderness Walking

Our Wilderness Walking holidays in Scotland are based from small hotels, guest houses or Highland Lodges. These are generally 3-4 star in standard, offering a high level ...

More about this programme

Wildlife Adventures

A little more active than “normal” wildlife holidays, we’ll introduce you to our wild inhabitants on gentle hikes, sea kayaking with seals and on boat trips to seek ...

More about this programme

Winter Walking

These are short breaks of 3 or 4 nights but provide the perfect escape for a few days in the mountains. You do need a good level of fitness to join these trips - see ...

More about this programme