The itinerary may be subject to change to suit weather conditions on the day.
Day 1 – Pickup and Tokavaig
Colin will meet you underneath the main display board in the arrival hall at Inverness Railway Station at 0830 on Wednesday. On the final day of the workshop, we will return you to Inverness Railway Station at 1500, allowing clients to connect with rail services south. After the group has assembled, we will drive to the hotel where we check in and head out to Tokavaig and Dunscaith Castle. Dinner at Eilean Iarmain
Day 2 – Elgol and The Quiraing
If weather permits, an early start will allow us to position for sunrise at Elgol. The headland and rocky foreshore offer superb views views across Loch Scavaig towards the Cuillin Ridge and Blaven. We return for breakfast, after which our journey takes us northwards to the Quiraing in the north of Skye, stopping at a variety of locations along the way. We return to Portree for an early dinner at Sea Breezes, which allows us to be in reposition for sunset.
Day 3 – Ord and Old Man of Storr
After breakfast, we will watch a tutorial and then head north again towards the Old Man of Storr. We will then drop down to a wild and secluded headland where there are opportunities to explore the rocks and tidal pools. We return to Portree for an early dinner at Sea Breezes, which allows us to be in reposition for sunset.
Day 4 – Torridon and Loch Maree
Following breakfast, we will depart for Torridon where some of the most spectacular mountains in Scotland are located, including Beinn Alligin, Liathach and Beinn Eighe. In the afternoon, we will drive to a location where Slioch rises from the north shore of Loch Maree, behind stands of ancient Scots pine. Dinner at Eilean Iarmain
Day 5 – Kintail and Glen Shiel
After breakfast we will check out and before departing have our group critique session. We will thendrive to Kintail where the River Shiel, drops around thirty metres in a series of waterfalls and has created deep pools overhung by rowan, hazel and willow trees. After lunch, we will depart for Inverness at 1300 to facilitate arrival at Inverness Station at 1500 where the workshop will conclude.