Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Cawdor Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle. Inverness Castle.
Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Cawdor Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle. Inverness Castle.
Loch Ness. Culloden Battlefield. Glenmorangie Distillery. Dunrobin Castle. Cawdor Castle. Dornoch Cathedral. Beauly Priory. Inverness. Urquhart Castle. Inverness Castle.
In the months of October-November our website is being updated with the new list of ships for 2020 cruise season, so if you cannot find your ship listed please email us to book. info@thistleexcursions.co.uk

Book on this website - all coach seats £69 each, children £59 for 5 to 7 hour tour in a bus, includes castle entrance charge. 

For tailormade bespoke special tour in 4-8 seater vehicle email us to book at £79 each including castle entrance fee. 

We like to say ‘yes’ so if you can’t find what you are looking for or would like a special tour please email us on info@thistleexcursions.co.uk. 

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

We are aware of the depature time of your ship and will have you back in port at least 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 of the Highlands in luxury private cars or our 8 seater Eurobus. Email info@thistleexcursions.co.uk

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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.

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