Celebrate Scotland’s outstanding natural beauty in 2013
In the Year of Natural Scotland, experience the great Scottish outdoors with Best Scottish Tours; join in the celebrations and discover the beauty of the country's woodland areas from Forest Parks to remnants of the ancient Caledonian Forest in the Highlands. Uncover an unrivalled picturesque landscape, bursting with flora and wildlife.
From stunning natural and historic landscapes, art inspired by nature, surprising wildlife and delicious food & drink, you will find nature around every corner. Scotland is home to two National Parks, both providing great opportunities to get off the beaten track and experience Scotland's unspoilt wilderness. Scotland's first National Park, Loch Lomond & The Trossachs, encompases around 720 square miles of some of the finest scenery in Scotland. The Cairngorms National Park is an arctic wilderness. It covers an area of 1,748 square miles and has the largest area of arctic mountain landscape in the British isles and home to five of Scotland's six highest mountains.
Explore Scotland's thousands of miles of coastline, which is home to a fantastic marine environment, including dolphins and whales, and some of the largest collections of seabirds anywhere in Europe. Inland, there are many rivers, lochs and waterways to explore, including the UK's largest stretch of freshwater, Loch Lomond. From red squirrels, otters and pine martens to red deer, wildcats and eagles, there are numerous opportunities to witness these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.
From Arbroath Smokies and Aberdeen Angus beef to the Selkirk Bannock and haggis, there are plenty of mouth-watering local delicacies and fresh produce to enjoy in Scotland. Tour with us and at the end of an inspiring day, you can relax in the knowledge that your food will be the best that Scottish hospitality can provide.
Whatever you have in mind this year, we can guarantee that we will do our very best to provide you with the trip of a lifetime.