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Discovery Journeys by Wilderness Scotland

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 Scotland’s most stunning scenery. On the way you can enjoy a range of guided and self-guided activities of your own choosing.

On days with guided activities, a Wilderness Scotland guide will accompany you on activities such as canoeing, hiking and sea kayaking. For self-guided days we’ll provide plenty of suggestions of scenic walks and points of interest along with route notes and maps. In the evenings, relax in the accommodation we’ve arranged for you, consisting of a range of 3, 4 and 5 star country houses and castles

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 Scotland’s most stunning scenery. On the way you can enjoy a range of guided and self-guided activities of your own choosing.

On days with guided activities, a Wilderness Scotland guide will accompany you on activities such as canoeing, hiking and sea kayaking. For self-guided days we’ll provide plenty of suggestions of scenic walks and points of interest along with route notes and maps. In the evenings, relax in the accommodation we’ve arranged for you, consisting of a range of 3, 4 and 5 star country houses and castles. All you have to do is arrange your transport from point to point.

Discovery Journeys Holidays

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Journey to the beautiful West Coast of Scotland and discover the majesty of the Small Isles and the Sound of Arisaig. Included in the Sunday Times 100 Holidays of 2016, combine sea kayaking and hiking, and get to know the landscape made famous by Harry Potter.

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Pamper yourself on this self-driving itinerary. Stay at a mix of 4-star highland lodges and 5-star castles, while seeing the best of Skye and the Northwest Highlands. Immerse yourself in this impressive landscape with a mix of guided and self-guided activities such as hiking, mountain biking and canoeing.

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Drive from Torridon to Dunnet Head, all while staying in small deluxe hotels and participating in a mix of guided and self-guided activities such as hiking and private boat-charters. Visit Britain's highest waterfall, the most northerly point of the UK, and pay a visit to the famously beautiful Achmelvich Beach. 

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Explore Scotland's green heart, travelling from Edinburgh to Highland Perthshire and doing a mix of activities such as hiking, boat trips and a Highland Safari. On this trip you can count on sumptuous dining experiences, incredible accommodation and dedicated guides.

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