Scotland The Neist point lighthouse at dusk
Scotland Edinburgh
Scotland Skye Green Old Man of Storr

There is a border between England and Scotland, but it’s easy to miss. Driving north you’ll know it only by the 'Welcome To Scotland' signs.

But welcome to what? It’s all the same country, isn’t it?

Don’t let the Scots hear you say that! They may concede that yes, Scotland is one of the four entities that make up the United Kingdom. But they will politely remind you that it was once an independent country, and may be one again in the not-too-distant future.

But for now, all a visitor needs to know is that Scotland is utterly distinctive in just about every way. There are the cities, buzzing, hyper-active, at the cutting edge of culture and the arts; the Scottish Highlands and Islands with scenery as stunning as anywhere on the planet; the wildlife; the burgeoning food scene with some of the finest seafood anywhere, and of course the world-famous whiskies.

In short, Scotland is so much more than kilts and bagpipes, although you’ll find them too. The only problem with visiting Scotland is the thought of having to leave. But those Scots who welcomed you so warmly will wave you off with the immortal words, “Haste ye back!”

  • The Highlands

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  • Great Glen Way

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  • Caithness

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  • John O'Groats

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  • Thurso

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  • Speyside

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  • Cairngorms National Park

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  • Loch Ness

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  • Caledonian Canal

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  • Inverness

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  • Fort William

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  • Sound of Arisaig

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  • Knoydart

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  • The Borders

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  • Dumfries and Galloway

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  • Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park

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  • Loch Linnhe

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  • Edinburgh

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  • Hebrides

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  • Isle of Mull

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  • Isle of Jura

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  • Isle of Islay

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  • Shuna Island

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  • Isle of Barra

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  • Isle of Lewis

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  • Isle of Skye

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  • St. Kilda

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  • Isle of Rùm

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  • Isle of Eigg

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  • Isle of Arran

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  • Oban

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  • Orkney Islands

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  • Isle of Arran

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  • Glasgow

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  • Aberdeen

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  • Balmoral

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  • Morvern Peninsula

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  • Kintyre Peninsula

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Scotland Travel Companies

EasyWays

Specialists in Scotland walking holidays
Destinations Scotland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

Macs Adventure

Active adventures at home and abroad
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Small group tour, Private guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife

Sherpa Expeditions

Self guided holidays & baggage transfer service
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Biking, Nature & Wildlife

Scot Mountain Holidays

Self-guided & guided activity holidays in Scotland
Destinations The Highlands
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Private guided tour, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Camping, Biking, Winter Sports, Horseback Riding, Nature & Wildlife

Ticket To Ride

Bike rental & transport in the Highlands
Destinations Scotland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Activity Active, Biking

Contours Holidays

Self-guided walking holidays in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Biking, Nature & Wildlife

British & Irish Walks

Offering the best of British & Irish walking holidays
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

Thistle Trekking

Guided trekking & mountaineering holidays
Destinations Scotland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Backpacking, Camping, Climbing, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Solo Travel

Shepherds Walks Holidays

Guided & self-guided walks in Northumberland & The Borders
Destinations Scotland, England
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

Discovery Travel

Self-guided walks across Britain
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Self-guided tour
Activity Active, Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

HF Holidays

UK walking holidays since 1913
Destinations Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland
Tour Type Custom itinerary, Small group tour, Private guided tour, Self-guided tour
Activity Family, Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, Solo Travel

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