Caledonian Discovery
This enthralling voyage through the very heart of Scotland is full of breath-taking contrast in scenery, history and wildlife...

Caledonian Discovery

Oban to Inverness

Monday 16th September to Monday 23rd September 2024

From £4,260 per person

7 nights including
2 Gala Dinners

This enthralling voyage through the very heart of Scotland is full of breath-taking contrast in scenery, history and wildlife. The towering mass of Ben Nevis is a stunning backdrop to magnificent Loch Linnhe before entering one of the world’s most beautiful cruise routes, the Caledonian Canal.

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See our itinerary below...

Below you can explore the itinerary for this cruise. Click on the arrows to see more information on each days itinerary. Simply click the ‘Book this Cruise’ button to get booking and embark on an exciting journey with us…

Monday 16th September

Oban - Embarkation.

Tuesday 17th September

Oban – Walking tour and McCaig’s Tower. Craignure, Mull – Duart Castle.

Our walking tour of Oban takes in the panoramic vistas from McCaig’s Tower at the top of Battery Hill. 

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Wednesday 18th September

Craignure, Mull – Visit to Iona. Tobermory, Mull – Free time.

Today we sail to Craignure on Mull, for a tour of Duart Castle, seat of Clan Maclean. Visit sacred Iona, where St. Columba introduced Christianity to Scotland. Later, sail to the island capital of Tobermory where brightly painted houses line the waterfront.

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Thursday 19th September

Sail the Sound of Mull and Loch Linnhe to Corpach. Corpach – Glenfinnan Monument Visitor Centre.

Cruise the Sound of Mull and Loch Linnhe to Corpach at the entrance of the Caledonian Canal. At the Glenfinnan Monument Visitor Centre, we discover the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the moving tribute to those who died fighting for the Jacobite cause. 

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Friday 20th September

Corpach – Ben Nevis Distillery. Transit Neptune’s Staircase and cruise the Caledonian Canal to Laggan Locks.

From Corpach we enjoy a tour and tasting at one of the oldest licensed distilleries in Scotland, nestled at the foot of Ben Nevis. Lord of the Highlands ascends the spectacular eight interconnected locks of Neptune’s Staircase to Banavie.

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Saturday 21st September

Cruise the Caledonian Canal to Fort Augustus. Fort Augustus – Urquhart Castle.

We cruise through Loch Lochy and Loch Oich to Fort Augustus where we visit Urquhart Castle and discover 1,000 years of drama, experience a glimpse of medieval life and enjoy stunning views over Loch Ness.

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Sunday 22nd September

Cruise Loch Ness. Inverness - Culloden and Clava Cairns.

We descend the Fort Augustus locks, transit Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal to Inverness. Our final visit is Culloden, the powerfully emotive and atmospheric battlefield where the 1745 Jacobite Rising came to a tragic end.

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Monday 23rd September

Inverness - Disembarkation.

Our decks and Cabins

Below you can see our decks and what cabins are on each of them. If you click the arrow you can see further information on each cabin and what it has to offer. So get exploring and get booking. We look forward to you joining us on board for an experience of a lifetime…

Lord of the Highlands Cabins

Category One Deluxe Cabins

John Buchan Deck and Richard Hannay Deck

Category One Deluxe Cabins

The 15 deluxe cabins are located on the Richard Hannay and John Buchan Decks. All feature twin beds and large picture windows.

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Category Two Balcony Cabins

John Buchan Deck

Category Two Balcony Cabins

The 4 balcony cabins are located on the John Buchan Deck and feature twin beds. The balconies afford privacy and are fitted with teak furniture for you to enjoy the magnificent scenery.

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Category Three Suite

John Buchan

Category Three Suite

The spacious suite is located at the forward end of the John Buchan Deck and features large picture windows both port and starboard affording delightful views. The sitting area is furnished with a comfortable sofa, coffee table and mini bar.

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