About Highland Experience

Our motto:
Don't just see. Experience

Our philosophy is simple. Positive experiences provide people with memories for life. We design tours that include everything you need to create those memories, covering every detail for a worry-free experience: amazing local tour guides, luxury transport, terrific accommodation...

How do we do that?

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Friendly Groups and Unique Routes



Our small and friendly tours offer you the opportunity to get personal attention, explore Scotland beyond the famous sights, make friends and have a great time! You will be able to enjoy experiences that are unavailable to larger groups, and even stay in wonderful little places.

Our experienced guides tailor their tours to each individual group, allowing you to really make the most of your time. They love creating new adventures every time!

You'll be able to discover the things that really interest you. Scotland has some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world, and you'll feel like you're really exploring it with us– because you are!

We are family friendly – our tours are perfect for parents travelling with their little explorers including children from the age of 3 onwards.


Great Activities

Great Activities

We make sure there are loads of exciting and memorable experiences for you to enjoy on our tours – from mysterious boat trips and scenic walks to delicious whisky tastings and fascinating castle tours.

We have teamed up with Scotland’s biggest visitor attractions to make sure you have the best and most complete experience; travelling with us, you will be able to get discounted prices on most of the activity options.

What you do is totally up to you. We'll just provide you with the best options and a no-rush itinerary.

Go Green

Go green!

We have been awarded a Gold Green Tourism Business Award in recognition of our work for the Scottish environment and our commitment to sustainable tourism. Green Tourism identifies and promotes good practices among business in Scotland and Britain; so, if you want a greener holiday, with a smaller carbon footprint, go Highland Experience!

We take our responsibility to the environment very seriously, currently involved in supporting the work of the charity Trees for Life, by helping them with their quest to restore our native Caledonian woodlands.


Friendly Staff

Friendly staff!

Our staff are there to help and, when you call, they'll make sure that the tour you choose is the best one for you. We take pride in a track record of exceptional customer service and believe our memorable customer experience make us stand out to our competitors.

We are lucky to have a team formed by the best guides,  who are ready to deliver a truly awesome experience and show you the best Scotland has to offer.

Our guides will bring Scotland and its history to life with their passion, storytelling and sense of humor… and some fantastic Scottish music!

Scotland Specialists

We're Scottish Specialists

We have spent many years designing and refining the perfect tour to break from the crowds and give you authentic and out-of-the-ordinary Highland Experiences.  

Our tours take you into the heart of Scotland; we will visit some of our most extraordinary landscapes, learn about our fascinating history and explore one of the world's most captivating culture: the Scottish!

Our guides know (and adore) Scotland very well,  and will often tweak and improve their route to avoid crowds and make the most of the day.

You'll see scenery that will take your breath away and, as you travel, our local guides will reveal the fascinating stories, myths and legends of the countryside and places you pass.


Delicious Food

Delicious Food

Scotland's beautiful scenery is also perfect to grow, raise and produce the tastiest, freshest food. We will take you to try everything you can wish for, from seafood and haggis to venison and WHISKY! All locally sourced, the true taste of Scotland.

There’s nothing quite like sitting around with new friends chatting away over a delicious meal! Our guides will go out of their way to help you find the best pubs, cafes and restaurants and they'll help you sniff out the best deals!

Although most of our guides have a few personal favorite places to eat and drink, the choice is always yours- you decide where you dine!

Terrific Accommodation

Terrific Accommodation

We provide a courtesy booking service for all the accommodation that you and your party will need during your tour.

We have a dedicated team who will book you into high-quality, family-run accommodation located in picturesque villages and small towns.

We choose our providers very carefully, supporting local businesses and taking our guests away from big, impersonal accommodations. 


Great Buses

Great Buses

Our fleet of modern Mercedes luxury mini-buses and mini-coaches will transport you in comfort and luxury.

Our vehicles have all the necessary features to help you relax and enjoy the tour, from double glazed panoramic windows, reclining passenger seats, air conditioning, Blaupunkt audio and PA system and lowered entry steps.

We have a wide range of bus sizes, from 9 seaters to 32, so we can accommodate both large and small groups.

You'll have the perfect seats from which to see Scotland.

Award Winners

We're Award Winners

We have been awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, a category that honors hospitality businesses that deliver consistently great service across the world.

We have consistently achieved the maximum five stars from the prestigious VisitScotland's quality assurance scheme, reflecting an exceptional customer experience.

We are very proud of our amazing drivers who have been nominated on several occasions for the Tourism and Hospitality Hero awards, including our legendary Andrew, who won the award in 2016! Being part of the Scottish Thistle Awards, this category celebrates an individual on the front line of the customer service experience.

In 2017, we proudly won the prestigious Scottish Outdoors and Leisure Awards; category that celebrates and rewards the very best in the Outdoor and Leisure Industry across the whole of Scotland.

We were winners of the Highlands and Islands Awards 2013 for Tourism Partnership

We were finalists in the prestigious 2009 and 2010 Thistle Awards for Scottish tourism for going the 'extra mile'.


Departures Guarantedd

Departures Guaranteed

With our guaranteed departures, our scheduled tours are certain to go ahead.

We give you the confidence and peace of mind to book your chosen tour and plan your Scottish holiday and accommodation with no hesitation.

You can make sure you get the experience you booked or you will get your money back.

Look forward to a memorable Highland experience, book a Highland Experience Tour now