Isle of Skye Trip - Group 3: Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct
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Isle of Skye Trip - Group 3: Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct

Isle of Skye Trip - Group 3: Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct

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You can choose a Pick Up Point at Glasgow West End, City Centre & Paisley.

Departure is from the Main Gate of Glasgow University

University Avenue

Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Welcome to International Student Tours (Non-Students can also join)

IMPORTANT : Skye Tickets sell out very fast. Tickets are available only based on first come first served! You can buy tickets Online or at our Ticket Sales (no fee applies).

Tour Details

- Isle of Skye: Group 3: Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th Oct 2016

No student experience in Scotland is complete without a visit to Skye, the most loved island.

About the Tour
A memorable journey to visit the stunning and romantic Isle of Skye, voted the 4th best island in the world according to the National Geographic. Skye is the most popular tour and A MUST-SEE island in the world. You simply can't resist a visit to Scotland's most loved island. Skye is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland and the stunning scenery is the main attraction; with natural beauty like velvet moors, jagged mountains, sparkling lochs, rivers and towering sea cliffs. It is just impossible to describe the natural beauty of this island in a few words. This trip will take you from the centre to the very Highlands of Scotland through the stunning and breathtaking mountanious sceneries.​

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Day 1 includes visiting Highlands and some parts of Skye. Day 2 includes a fantastic tour in Skye visiting the most iconic landmarks of Skye including a great hike in Old Man of Storr (featured in Prometheus), lots of great walks in Lealt Gorge and Lealt Falls (featured in Kanye's Life of Pablo Album), panoramic views in Kilt Rock, Mealt Falls, stunning views at beautiful Cuillins, Sligachan Bridge, River Sligachan, breathtaking sceneries at Loch Mealt, Loch Fada, Loch Rona, Loch Leather, visiting Portree (the Capital of Skye) and its picturesque coloured houses on the harbour, Sound or Rassay and much more!

In the Highlands, we have the chance to visit the most picturesque parts of the Scottish Highlands as we journey through the majestic scenery to enjoy the romantic Eilean Donan Castle, 5 Sisters of Kintail, 3 Sisters of Glencoe (scene of the clan massacre of the MacDonalds in 1692), Fort William, lots of lochs and glens including Glen Garry, Glen Sheil, Great Glen, Loch Lomond, Loch Linnhe, Loch Leven, Loch Tulla and more...

Your accommodation is included in your ticket. We will stay overnight in the most amazing location in Skye and will have a chance to explore some beautiful places around your accommodation in Skye and go for some great walks. You will have a choice to pick up a room that suits you best with friends or go for a female room only or male room only.

We will be back in Glasgow on Sunday at 20:00 approximately.

Tour Highlights
Skye and Highlands, Mountains, Hike/Walk, Castles, Loch, Glens, Rivers, including a lovely accommodation, breakfast, tour and transportation.

Intresting Facts
The opening scene Prometheus was filmed in Old Man of Storr in Skye.
Kanye West filmed his latest album 'Life of Pablo'at Lealt Gorge and Old Man of Storr in Skye in April 2016 and you will visit the locations filmed in his video album.
Made of Honour, Highlander, James Bond and more were filmed in Eilean Donan Castle.
Glencoe featured in Harry Potter movies, Skyfall and Braveheart .

Inclusion
Return journey and transportation with luxury coach
Accommodation in Isle of Skye
Breakfast
Map and Itinerary
Free time for sights, hiking, walking, shops & attractions
Visiting Skye and many great locations in the Highlands over 2 full days.

Accommodation & Breakfast
Your accommodation & breakfast are also included in your ticket.

Lunch
You will have plenty of time for lunch on both days. You can either eat in the bars, pubs and restaurants in the town or bring your own lunch if you wish so.

Night in Skye

You will experience very Scottish Highland pubs in Skye with live traditional folk Scottish music. We will also have some fun party in Skye with our group. Remember what happens in Skye, stays in Skye.

Things to bring with you
Smile, a camera, warm clothes, personal toiletries, proper walking shoes and anything you think you may need during the weekend tour.

Meeting Time / Pick Up & Drop Off Point

ISUK Tours offers 3 Pick Up Points for your convenience and you can choose the convenient Pick Up Point when booking your ticket as follows:

Glasgow Uni Students:
07:45am, at the Main Gate of Glasgow University.
Strathclyde Uni, GCUSchool of Art and City of Glasgow College:
07:30am, at Thomas Graham Building, No 295 at Cathedral Street, Glasgow City Centre.
UWS Paisley Students:
07:00am, at the Main Entrance of UWS Paisley in High Street.

Notes
Students from all universities (and non-students) are welcome to join the trips with ISUK Tours. You can buy as many tickets as you like.

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You can choose a Pick Up Point at Glasgow West End, City Centre & Paisley.

Departure is from the Main Gate of Glasgow University

University Avenue

Glasgow, United Kingdom

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