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5-Day Highland Explorer and Isle of Skye Small Group Tour from Edinburgh
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3-Day Isle of Skye Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh

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Contains Quiraing and Man of Storr

"The Trotternish peninsula in the north east of Skye is dominated by a spectacular ridge of hills that runs for over 30km along its backbone. There are 13 named summits, from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Hope, New Jersey

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Hope, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"The Trotternish peninsula in the north east of Skye is dominated by a spectacular ridge of hills that runs for over 30km along its backbone. There are 13 named summits, from Beinn Dearg in the south to Meal na Suiramach in the north. The ridge rises to its highest point at the 719m summit of the Storr, above the tortured... More 

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Kalispell, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

The entire island of Skye is beautiful, but to me the Trotternish Peninsula is the jewel of the crown. Rent a car if you can, and take your time savoring the amazing scenery around every bend. I have spent time exploring here in both sun and rain, and beauty abounds in all conditions. This is a must while visiting the... More 

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derby
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

When we went it had snowed the previous day and the tops were covered in snow which improved the already impressive views. The sun was out and the snow was melting fairly quickly which made it quite wet underfoot. We parked at the car park well above the cemetary and did a round walk past the Quiraing up onto the... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Great natural scenery and a great spot for peace and relaxation. Every way you turn the view is impressive, when the sky is clear of course!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

I was sooooooo lucky to visit there in a sunny day. I watched the sunrise. You can never imagine the beauty of those snow mountains and grassland covered by the soft golden sun colour.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

The Isle of Skye is much bigger than you first think. Road trips can involve surprisingly long distances, partly because you have to drive around the many lochs, not through them! Although we didn't do much walking, the drive round the northernmost part of Skye was spectacular. Take the road up north past Portree on the eastern side; the drive... More 

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Eagle River, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

While on the Isle of Skye, a trip around the Trotternish road is a must. Do not rush as there are many great things to stop and soak in the views. Stop for coffee or sweet treats at the most northern part of the drive.

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Tournan-en-Brie, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

This is not about the drive, but about the 28k hike that you can do on the Trotternish ridge. Tried it two years ago, failed. But this time, we did it ! It is a stunning hike, even in the middle of summer, you are alone in the greatness of Nature. Be aware that you need to be really fit... More 

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

The entire peninsula is serene and beautiful. We have travelled the island in mist, rain, cloud and sunshine and each time it is striking.

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Edinburgh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This is one of the visual highlights on Skye. There are many different ways to view and appreciate it. We climbed up from the car park by Loch Leathan one day although were eventually defeated by the rain. The hike was wonderfully isolated. On another we drove on the road from Uig that goes over the ridge. There is a... More 

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