Mon 06 July
Departure
8 days
Duration
Ben Nevis Hotel, Cabarfeidh Hotel, Dark Island Hotel, Royal Hotel, Salutation Inn
Hotel
SCO3
Ref

Escape over the seas to the Outer Hebrides, a chain of islands 130 miles long, which protect the mainland from Atlantic storms. Here you will find spectacular coastal scenery, white sandy beaches and sea lochs set against a backdrop of majestic mountains.

Your Hotels

We spend our first night at the Salutation Hotel in Perth. The hotel is centrally located and has en suite bedrooms served by a lift. Rooms with a walk in shower are available on request.

The Royal Hotel in Ullapool is our next destination. The hotel is well appointed and has lovely views over Loch Broom and the mountains. The hotel doesn’t have a lift, but rooms are available on the ground floor and the majority of the en suite bedrooms have a walk in shower.

On the Isle of Lewis, we stay at the Cabarfeidh Hotel in Stornaway for two nights. The hotel has a lift and comfortable en suite bedrooms but only two rooms with a walk in shower.

Accommodation on Benbecula is at the Dark Island Hotel, which has en suite bedrooms and walk in showers on request. The hotel does not have a lift but ground floor rooms are available. There is a beach a short walk from the hotel.

Our final night is spent at the Ben Nevis Hotel in Fort William. The hotel has ground floor rooms, but no lift and all the rooms have showers over the bath.

Itinerary

Monday:  We travel to Perth for our overnight stay.

Tuesday:  Our journey across Scotland continues as we head for Ullapool.

Wednesday:  This morning we take the ferry from Ullapool to Stornaway for our stay on the Isle of Lewis. There will be free time to explore Stornaway in the afternoon.

Thursday:  We enjoy a full day excursion of Lewis with a local guide.

Friday:  We take a scenic drive through Harris as we travel to Leverburgh where we take the ferry to Berneray, before continuing on to the Dark Island Hotel in Linaclate on the Isle of Benbecula.

Saturday:  Today we explore the beautiful islands of Benbecula and Uist.

Sunday:   After breakfast we head for Lochmaddy where we catch the ferry to Uig on the Isle of Skye. We then travel across Skye, past the Kyle of Lochalsh, to Fort William for our last night.

Monday: We return to Derbyshire.

Cost shown is per person for half board sharing a double or twin room

Single room supplement £95 very limited availability

Guided Tour of the Isle of Lewis