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.

Welcome to Thistle Excursions

Thistle Excursions has been created for your pleasure - to provide you with a unique guided tour and experience of the Highlands when your cruise ship docks in Invergordon You are all welcome on our tours

We aim to be courteous, kind, understanding, engaging and interesting and our guides will be there to assist you during the day and 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 from the extensive list, please email us as we do offer BESPOKE OR SPECIAL PRIVATE tours of the Highlands in luxury private 4 seater cars or our 8 seater luxury Eurobus.  Email info@thistleexcursions.co.uk to tell us what you would like to see or ask us for ideas.  We are happy to plan your special tour.

Thistle Excursion Tours - see the majesty of the Highlands

Our 2021 ship list is now on our website - please go ahead and book your tours for the 2021 cruise season.  We look forward to being of service and providing you with a special Highland welcome!

If you prefer a private special tour just for you or your party please email Maxine on info@thistleexcursions.co.uk 

Exclusive Private Tours of Scottish Highlands

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Excellent Customer Service

We were booked on a cruise for June 2020 but it was cancelled because of the Corona Virus. Another cruiser on Cruise Critic found this company and we were scheduled to do the Bespoke tour with a group of 8. What a disappointment that none of this got to happen. We actually had to cancel before the c... Full Story...
Tuesday, April 21st 2020

Review on Prompt Refund due to Coronavirus

Fantastic Customer Support We were very excited when we booked Secret Loch Ness, Inverness Castle, Photos of Urquhart Castle & Highland Waterfall private shore excursion and then Coronavirus happened. I don't think anyone was expecting this virus to last as long as it's going to. So s... Full Story...
Tuesday, April 21st 2020

Car, MiniBus and Coach Tours - from 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.  

Most of our bus tours are with English speaking guides, although we can sometimes 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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