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Covering over 4,500km2 and with 5 out of the 6 highest peaks in the UK the Cairngorms National Park is the largest in the UK. Home to wild mountains and glens, beautiful lochs and winding rivers as well as rare and endangered wildlife, there is much to discover and enjoy during your nature-based self-driving short break.
As you hike, cycle and paddle through the varied landscape you will experience each day from a different perspective, safe in the company of your expert guide. Spend your evenings in warm and welcoming Highland accommodation and enjoy fresh local produce. Learn about the rich history and culture of the Cairngorms by visiting historical sites and museums in your free time.
The Cairngorms National Park trip is part of our exciting collection of self-drive itineraries. You can enjoy this trip as a short break, or choose to extend your holiday by adding on one or more of our other itineraries in this range. Suitable for families, couples and groups of friends, the exciting and varied activities on these trips will be tailored to your interests and preferences, making them accessible to all ages and levels of experience. With the option to upgrade accommodation and add on extra days and activities, you are sure to find your perfect adventure.
As this trip is self-drive it starts from anywhere. You can bring your own car or hire ahead of time. Please get in touch for recommendations. The below self-drive itinerary starts and finishes in Aviemore.
This price is based on a group of 4, prices will vary depending on group size. Please get in touch with the team to confirm the trip price for your group.