Custom Adventure Tours FAQ’s
What is the best tour company for Scotland?
If it’s small private group tours, with fine attention to detail and luxury hospitality you’re looking for, then Unique Adventure Tours Scotland is the obvious choice.
How many days do you need to tour Scotland?
I recommend you allow 7 – 10 days in Scotland for a full and varied tour of the country’s diverse scenery and history.
How much is an average trip to Scotland?
Past travellers have spent, on average, £30 – 60 ($40 -80) on meals for one day and £30 ($40) on local transportation. Also, the average hotel price in Scotland for a couple is £120 ($166). So, a trip to Scotland for two people for one-week costs on average £1,600 ($2,220). All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travellers to help you plan your own travel budget.
What is the cheapest way to travel to Scotland?
This depends on your travel plans and movement around the country, I would say that for a varied and mixed look around the country, private transport with a guide is the choice – saving on wasted journeys, getting lost or rerouted, and having total flexibility as to where and when you visit places.
But perhaps the cheapest method of travel to cover a long distance is by bus or coach. As with the trains, booking ahead on a bus is definitely the best option. Travel between the bigger cities is often very cheap this way.
When should I visit Scotland and Ireland?
The best time to visit Ireland and Scotland is usually off-peak in the shoulder season between April-May and September-October. If you go to Ireland and Scotland during these times you’ll avoid the crowds, but still, be able to enjoy nicer weather than in the winter.
What is the most beautiful city in Scotland?
This is a very contentious question, and of course one of personal opinion. The considerations are plenty, from Castles (like Edinburgh or Stirling), to Coastline (like Aberdeen or St Andrews), to food & drink (like Glasgow or Perth), all stunning in their own right.
What is the rainiest month in Scotland?
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Scotland are April, September, and then March. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid-March. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.
What is the best month to visit Scotland?
If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Scotland, the hottest months are July, August, and then June.
How much money should I bring to Scotland?
You should plan to spend around £120 ($166) per day on your vacation in Scotland, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.
How much is a meal in Scotland?
Scottish meals are hearty, healthy, and filling, expect to pay around 10-12 GBP for a basic meal (like a Scottish breakfast or a hearty meal of haggis neeps and tatties). For pub food like fish and chips or a filled roll, prices are usually between 5-10 GBP.