Self Drive Tours of Scotland

Self Drive Tours of Scotland

A self-drive holiday around Scotland is an experience that offers the ultimate freedom to explore the country's rugged beauty, vibrant culture, and historic landmarks at your own pace. As you set out on the open road, you'll be greeted by the stunning natural landscape of Scotland, from the towering peaks of the Highlands to the sparkling lochs and rugged coastline of the west. You'll have the flexibility to choose your own route, stopping to admire the scenery whenever you like and visiting the country's most famous landmarks, such as Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, and the Culloden Battlefield. Along the way, you'll discover quaint towns and villages, each with unique character and history, where you can sample Scotland's famous cuisine, from hearty stews and fresh seafood to sweet shortbread and rich whisky. And at the end of each day, you'll be free to relax in comfortable accommodations, from cosy bed and breakfasts to luxurious hotels, all while enjoying Scotland's famous hospitality. A self-drive holiday around Scotland is an unforgettable way to experience the country's rich culture, fascinating history, and stunning natural beauty, all while enjoying the ultimate freedom and flexibility of the open road.


8 days
Group Size
At least 1

NC500 Self Drive Tour - Spirit Journeys Worldwide

The North Coast 500 (NC500) is a stunning 500-mile self-drive tour that takes you along the rugged and scenic coastline of the Scottish Highlands. Starting and ending in Inverness, the route takes you through some of the most breathtaking scenery in Scotland, including dramatic mountains, tranquil lochs, and picturesque villages. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to visit historic castles, taste delicious local cuisine, and spot wildlife such as dolphins, whales, and red deer. The NC500 is a perfect way to explore the Scottish Highlands at your own pace, with plenty of opportunities to stop and take in stunning views. Whether you're a seasoned road tripper or a first-time visitor to Scotland, the NC500 is an unforgettable adventure that is not to be missed.