One of the world’s premier destinations for lovers of the outdoors, the Scottish Highlands provide boast stunning coastal seascapes and mountain-top views, as well as some of the best adventure and leisure activities around.
Use Expedia’s search tool to book a relaxing and luxurious stay in one of the region’s fine four star hotels, and after a comfortable rest you’ll be feeling energized and ready for anything; from boating trips to horse back riding through the valleys and mountains.
The Highlands’ Best Outdoor Activities
Anyone who’s spent time horse back riding can tell you about the joy and exhilaration it brings, and a trip to Cairngorms National Park in Aviemore will allow you to experience this thrill, as pony trekking is one of the Highlands’ traditional forms for exploring this beautiful landscape.
If you’re after something a little more relaxing, then consider a group or chartered boat tour. From quaint coastal destinations like Gairloch Beach in Gairloch, you can set sail and discover the local marine-life, including various species of dolphin, minke, killer whales, and harbour porpoises.
If you’re looking to escape the frenetic pace of day-to-day city life, there are few places more idyllic to book your holiday than the Scottish Highlands.