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Scottish Highland Games Day Tour from Edinburgh

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Join this exciting day tour and experience the Highland Games in one of the 10 stunning locations across Scotland, joining the 900-year-old tradition of throwing hammers, battling in tug-or-war, tossing the caber, and attempting some Highland dancing.

Highlights

  • Participating in the tradition of a Clan Gathering in the beautiful Highlands
  • Give it your best shot in hammer throwing and caber tossing
  • Get festive with some Highland dancing and bagpipe competitions

Description

The Highland Games are renowned world-wide as a test of strength between competing clans. These athletic contests date back over 900 years and are a fantastic spectacle of Highland dancing, pipe band displays, hammer throwing, tug-of-war, and tossing the caber. And lucky for you, several Highland Games have been organized at various locations throughout Scotland, each with its own local charm and character, including the famous Braemar Gathering. Simply choose one (or more) of the dates below, and battle on! Highland Games Program – 2018 Blair Atholl Gathering - Sunday 27th May 2018 Glamis Gathering - Sunday 10th June 2018 Luss Gathering - Saturday 7th July 2018  Bridge of Allan Gathering - Sunday 5th August 2018  Crieff Gathering - Sunday 19th August 2018 Braemar Gathering - Saturday 1st September 2018  Pitlochry Gathering - Saturday 8th September 2018

Includes

Entrance Fee into Highland Games Full-day excursion in a Mercedes-Benz midi-coach Services of a professional local guide throughout the tour
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Important Information

  • Travel insurance is recommended
  • Please be advised that children under 5 years old may not take part in the tour, while anyone under 17 must be accompanied by an adult. There are no maximum age restrictions

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