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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Footloose to the Outer Isles

This special walking-themed cruise explores the stunning scenery of remote Wester Ross and the Outer Isles, with walks ashore on Muck, Ullapool, Lewis, Harris and Canna

No Fly Cruise
7 nights from £5310pp

Small Ship Holiday
  • Eilean Donan Castle
  • Corrieshalloch Groge
  • Isle of Lewis
  • Callanish Standing Stones
  • Harris

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Keen walkers can explore remote Wester Ross and the Outer Isles on foot or the less active can relax and soak up the spectacular scenery.

Walk around the fertile island of Muck or enjoy a friendly welcome at the local teashop, then cruise to the Kyle of Lochalsh for walks in the surrounding countryside or a visit to the famous Eilean Donan Castle. From Ullapool walkers can enjoy a full day exploring Wester Ross and the less active can discover dramatic Corrieshalloch Gorge.

Walk through the wild scenery of Lewis or learn about the island's history with visits to the ancient Callanish Stones and Carloway Broch, then tour the Lews Castle Museum. Experience the stunning scenery of Harris on an island tour or on a walk, enjoy an exciting beach landing on the uninhabited Shiant Isles and walk on the tranquil island of Canna.

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Footloose to the Outer Isles Itinerary

Day 1 - Oban (Scotland)

Embark Hebridean Princess in Oban.

Day 2 - Muck

Set off walking across Muck, a tranquil island that boasts a wide variety of bird and marine wildlife. For those who prefer a more relaxing activity there will be a trip to the friendly local teashop. Later, cruise Kyle Rhea.

Day 3 - Kyle of Lochalsh

Walk through the countryside of the Kyle of Lochalsh or visit the iconic Eilean Donan Castle, then cruise through the Inner Sound.

Day 4 - Ullapool

Visit the remarkable Corrieshalloch Gorge with its pretty woodland trails and Victorian suspension bridge over the tree-lined gorge and discover the fascinating Ullapool Museum. Alternatively, keen walkers can head out for a full day in Wester Ross.

Day 5 - Stornoway

Visit the Neolithic monuments of the Callanish Stones and Carloway Broch or enjoy walks through the wild landscapes of Lewis. There is also the opportunity to visit the Lews Castle Museum.

Day 6 - Harris - Shiant Isles

Enjoy refreshing walks ashore on the Isle of Harris or join the tour of the island's rugged scenery and white sandy beaches. There is a thrilling beach landing on the uninhabited Shiant Isles.

Day 7 - Canna

Walk or stroll around the island of Canna, one of the earliest Christian settlements and associated with St Columba, who was later adopted as its patron saint. Later, enjoy a relaxing sail past the Small Isles and the Sound of Mull.

Day 8 - Oban

Disembark Hebridean Princess in Oban.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night all-inclusive cruise
  • Private coach transfers from the local airport or train station to and from the ship
  • All meals on board and ashore
  • Champagne, selected wines plus beer, spirits, soft drinks, tea, coffee and other hot drinks
  • Knowledgeable guides on board and on tours
  • Shore excursions as outlined in the itinerary
  • Use of the ship’s bicycles
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Port taxes
  • Gratuities

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel to and from the private coach transfer points
  • Wines from the Library Wines list
  • Private shore visits organised by request which are not part of the itinerary
  • Personal telephone calls
  • Items purchased from the shop on board
  • Personal laundry

Special Features

  • Walking Highlights
  • Walking on Muck
  • Walking at Ullapool
  • Walking on Lewis
  • Walking on Harris
  • Walking on Canna

2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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Map for Footloose to the Outer Isles