Crown Princess, berthing Inverness/Invergordon on 21st May, 2019. 20 spaces left on our Outlander, Cawdor Castle, Clava Cairns, Loch Ness and photos Urquhart Castle, visiting Beauly Priory - full day tour, leaving at 10.00, returning to ship 1 hour before departure. Only £59 includes entry to Cawdor Castle. Book on our website or email enquiries to info@thistleexcursions.co.uk

Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle.
Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle.
Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle.

Welcome to Thistle Excursions

Thistle Excursions has been created for your pleasure - to provide you with a unique tour and experience of the Highlands when you land in Invergordon either via the port of the Cromarty Firth or other means.  You are all welcome on our trips

We aim to be courteous, kind, understanding, engaging and interesting and our guides will be there to answer all your questions

Our tours are set to leave at 10.00 or 10.30 however for ships arriving later, such as the Norwegian Getaway the departure will be approximately 1 hour after ship docks.  This might show a 10.00 start on your itinerary, but it will be later.  Similar for ship departure, we are aware of your leaving time and will have you back 1 hour before your ship leaves, so please be assured you are in safe hands. 

If you cannot find what you are looking for or your ship is missing please email us as we do offer bespoke tours on our 8 seater Eurobus. Email info@thistleexcursions.co.uk

Thistle Excursion Tours - see the majesty of the Highlands

Latest News

Dunrobin Falconry Display

Friday, 12th April I took the new training guides along to Dunrobin Castle for an exploration day and to witness firsthand the falconry display after they had heard so much about it.  We had a fantastic day, chatting to tourists in the caste and meeting Andy who's birds perfomed spectacular... Full Story...
Sunday, April 14th 2019

Visit to Glenmorangie

Set off from the Invergordon port and we had a lovely tour of the Glenmorangie Distillery on Saturday with Lotty and Sandra, I waited in the Whisky Tasting Room while they looked around; it was very tempting to pour myself a dram, but I waited patiently.  We had fun and every time we go we lear... Full Story...
Sunday, February 3rd 2019

Bus Tours Invergordon

We will book you onto our coaches and you will leave Invergordon to discover the highlights you have chosen to visit and see in the Scottish Highlands.  We have made it as affordable as possible, as it is important you enjoy it and leave wanting to experience more.  Maybe we will see you again in a few years.  The Highlands of Scotland has much more to offer than a day's tour and we know you will want to return after your "taster" session. 

Most of our bus tours are with English speaking guides, although we do provide a tailored service for our German cruise passengers. In time we hope to offer you tours in all your own languages.

We are happy to answer any questions before you book - feel free to email us, preferably in English, although we can translate.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

Reserve a Tour…