Scottish Highland Games Day Tour from Edinburgh

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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-o-war, caber tossing, and 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-o-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!

Includes

Entrance Fee into Highland Games Full-day excursion in a Mercedes-Benz midi-coach Services of a professional local guide throughout the tour Downloadable Audio Guides available

Important Information

  • Highland Games Programme 2024: Sun 26th May 2024 - Blair Atholl Sun 9th Jun 2024 - Glamis Sat 6th Jul 2024 - Luss Sun 4th Aug 2024 - Bridge of Allan Sun 18th Aug 2024 - Crieff Sat 7th Sep 2024 - Braemar* Sat 14th Sep 2024 - Pitlochry *Please note: Braemar Gathering departs 8:00 AM (check-in closes 15 minutes before)
  • 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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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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