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Scotland's Spectacular


Scotland's Scenic North Coast Route 500 showcases the fairy tale castles, beaches and ruins, plus the best the North Highlands has to offer. The route starts in the northern city of Inverness, then weaves along the east coast through Dingwall to John O’Groats and the bustling north coast town of Thurso. From here you’ll venture through some of the most northerly points in Scotland passing Durness and Scourie, before heading down the spectacular west coast to Torridon and Ullapool. Upon departing from Gairloch your journey home will be via Applecross.  

There’s nothing quite like the freedom of the long open road, wide meandering paths and hidden trails through some of Scotland’s finest coastal scenery, which are just a few things you can expect on Scotland’s premier tourist route. Scotland's Scenic North Coast Route 500 is a haven of adventure, with hundreds of things to see and do, whether it be spotting dolphins, climbing mountains, tasting local delicacies or relaxing on the beach, there is something for everyone on Scotland's Scenic North Coast Route 500.

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North Coast Route 500

Tour Itinerary

Drive to Peebles in the Scottish Borders for check-in at the Hotel. After some free time to relax and freshen up a welcome dinner is included.

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Look What’s Included

• 1 Night at the Barony Castle Hotel, Peebles (5 Night Tours only)

• 1 Night at the Best Western Palace Hotel, Inverness

• 1 Night at the Bettyhill Hotel, Nr Thurso

• 1 Night at the Summer Isles Hotel

• 1 Night at the Myrtle Bank Hotel, Gairloch

• Breakfast each morning & Dinners as meal basis below

• Detailed Road Book featuring Maps, Great Drives & Local Attractions

• Car Parking at All Hotels

• Commemorative Tour Rally Plate

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All of the hotels on this tour have been hand-picked for their quality, facilities and location

Please note: Due to the remote locations you will  be visiting on this tour hotel choice is limited, hence some of the hotels we are using are a little more basic than we may normally choose.

Dates & Prices

Scotland's North Coast Route 500

6 Days, 5 Nights - Starting in Lanark/Peebles & Including the Cairngorms

5 Days, 4 Nights - Starting in Inverness 

*Please note: All prices shown above are per person and based on 2 persons sharing a car and a twin/double room
Meal Basis -​ Breakfast & Dinner each day
Single Occupancy Supplements From £220.00

Other Scottish Tours include

Scottish Islands & Highlands Sub Page la



10 Days, 11 Nights - July 

Landscape view of Old Man of Storr rock



May, June & September

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