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Scottish Family Adventure Holidays

Book your activity holiday with Europe's No.1 Adventure Travel Company - Wilderness Scotland

Our family adventure holidays in Scotland are designed to be enjoyed by grown ups as well as the children!

Safety comes first so all of our family adventure holidays are led by fully qualified and experienced guides.

The activities are pitched at an introductory level, so no previous experience is required. You just need to be willing to give the activities a shot!

We recommend that your children are aged around 9-15 years old for these trips. As well as guided activities, we also build in some free time for you can spend as you please.

Our trips are specially designed for private family groups whether that’s just your family, or with friends. You can book any of our family adventure holidays prices may vary depending on group size. Some of our self guided trips are perfect for families and, of course, we offer a tailor made service.

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Customer Kudos

Every client receives a feedback survey when they return from their guided, self guided or tailor made holiday with us.

Once completed the review is published on our website just as soon as our database updates. The little touches and details are important to us and where issues are raised we make positive changes to our trips to improve your experience.

That's why we read each of our client's reviews and although we don't respond to all of them, if it's glowing feedback then we get the satisfaction of helping to make your holidays truly memorable.

Family Adventure - Treasure Highlands
The family adventure tour offered a variety of activities in a short amount of time. This allowed us to test the activities and also keep things fresh. We thouroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Lori Nasci


Family Sea Kayaking Holiday

Lucy Barrett


Family Sea Kayaking Holiday
Exceeded our expectations in all areas, had a wonderful experience and explored new areas and activities. Will definitely come back again.

Simon Dale


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If you find yourself overwhelmed by the choice, or if you have questions about your fitness or suitability for any of these holidays, please feel free to contact our office on +44 (0)1479 420020 or by email.

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Family Adventure - Treasure Highlands

Duration: 6 night(s)
Location: Multi-Location    
Comfort: Classic
Difficulty: 3
  • An action-packed family adventure holiday visiting both the beautiful west coast and the spectacular Cairngorms National Park.
  • Enjoy lots of family-friendly activities, all suitable for beginners, including sea kayaking, mountain biking, canoeing, geo-caching and wildlife watching.
  • Learn about the great outdoors and the natural environment from our expert guides.

Price: from £995

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Family Sea Kayaking Holiday

Duration: 3 night(s)
Location: West Highlands including Knoydart    
Comfort: Classic
Difficulty: 3
  • Learn to sea kayak in Scotland on a special family holiday
  • Discover the magic of sea kayaking in Scotland
  • Relax in family friendly accommodation located in a peaceful corner of the West Highlands

Price: from £695

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Family Canoeing the Great Glen: 5 Years Later

Posted on Aug 04, 2016 by Catherine Mack

Family Canoeing the Great Glen

Back in 2011 travel writer Catherine Mack and her son Louis embarked on a family adventure with Wilderness Scotland. Catherine and Louis joined the family canoeing trip down the Great Glen, an expedition trip starting from Neptune’s Staircase and finishing at Fort Augustus. In Louis, this trip started a love affair with canoeing and kayaking that’s […]

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10 Most Dramatic Castles in Scotland

Posted on May 30, 2016 by Meike van Krimpen

Most dramatic castles in Scotland

Scotland is home to many grand, ancient and theatrical castles ranging from comely palaces, impressive strongholds, ruined fortresses and intimidating keeps. Although Wilderness Scotland holidays focus on taking people to Scotland’s most wild and beautiful places, we’ll sometimes pop-over to a castle or two. To give you a flavour of what we’re boasting about, in no particular […]

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