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Explore the Best of Scotland at Your Own Pace

Self-Drive Scotland Tours from Authentic Ireland give you the flexibility to experience stunning castles and explore the Scottish Highlands at your own pace. With our Scotland driving tours, you can visit the hilltop dwelling that has borne witness to history since the Bronze Age. Follow the Loch Ness Monster, the whisky trail, ghost sightings and raw scenery with a self-drive Scotland tour. Any of our listed Scotland Tours can be made longer or shorter to fit your needs, and can begin on any date of your choosing. Accommodation, transportation of your choice, and a selection of unique Scottish experiences and meals are included with all our Scotland tours.


If you’re looking for more of a historical overview of Scotland, then consider the Medieval Heroes & Castles tour. This 7-day driving tour of Scotland stops at some of Scotland’s most scenic and historic destinations. Spend a night in an ancient castle, visit the Wallace Monument and Rob Roy’s grave and embrace the beauty of Glencoe with this amazing self-drive tour of Scotland.

For those looking to immerse themselves in Scotland’s capital of Edinburgh, then The Edinburgh Experience is for you. This driving tour of Scotland is a fun and enlightening exploration of this bustling, chic city packed with entertaining activities like a ghosts & ghouls walking tour, a scotch whiskey tasting experience and tours of Stirling and Edinburgh castles.

Our Range of Self Drive Scotland Tours

Create Your Own Scotland Self Drive Vacation

Create Your Own Scotland Self Drive Vacation

Create Your Own Scotland Self Drive Vacation

Our Custom Self-Drive Tours are completely flexible. You decide where to visit in Scotland, how long to spend and what type of accommodation suits you best. Our expert agents know Scotland through personal experience, and will advise and assist you...

$758 per person
4-Night Edinburgh Experience

4-Night Edinburgh Experience

4-Night Edinburgh Experience

Your Edinburgh lodging is a 4-star boutique hotel - the epitome of city chic.  It’s a great base to explore this dynamic area. Breathe and take in the wonders around you - Edinburgh Castle was sitting there during the Bronze Age! Medieval...

$1,698 per person
4-Night Scotland Whisky Tour

4-Night Scotland Whisky Tour

4-Night Scotland Whisky Tour

This 4 day Scotland Whisky tour takes you on a journey through a blend of charming villages, idyllic countryside settings, striking castles and a steady procession of whisky distilleries along the way. Tour Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park...

$1,258 per person
6-Night Visit Scotland Tour

6-Night Visit Scotland Tour

6-Night Visit Scotland Tour

On our 6-Night Visit Scotland tour, you'll enjoy the very best of Scotland. Arrive in Edinburgh, and spend two nights in Scotland's bustling & historic Capital. From Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace, to the unique two-tiered Victoria...

$1,148 per person
7-Night Heart of Scotland Tour

7-Night Heart of Scotland Tour

7-Night Heart of Scotland Tour

Romance your loved one with our 7-Night Heart of Scotland tour. With overnight stays at manor-style properties - and even one night in a castle - this Scotland vacation is sure to leave you both head-over-heels in love with the northern reaches of...

$3,598 per person
7-Night Authentic Luxury Royal Scotland Tour

7-Night Authentic Luxury Royal Scotland Tour

7-Night Authentic Luxury Royal Scotland Tour

Savor overnights at the finest Scottish hotels, while discovering the very best of Scotland on our Authentic Luxury Royal Scotland Tour! Enjoy unrivalled service amidst opulent and historic surroundings. From boutique 5-Star City Hotels to a 19th...

$1,538 per person
7-Night Royal Scotland: Mary Queen of Scots Tour

7-Night Royal Scotland: Mary Queen of Scots Tour

7-Night Royal Scotland: Mary Queen of Scots Tour

Explore the historical sites and filming locations from Mary Queen of Scots on this 7-night Mary Queen of Scots tour. With overnight stays in Edinburgh, Pitlochry, Inverness and Stirling, this Scotland vacation is the best way to learn about the...

$1,198 per person
8-Night Classic Scotland Tour

8-Night Classic Scotland Tour

8-Night Classic Scotland Tour

With eight nights in beautiful Scotland, you will have the perfect amount of time to discover lively and historic cities, regal Scottish castles and manors, and the inimitable Scottish culture that lies beneath it all. Your journey will start in...

$1,128 per person
8-Night Outlander Tour

8-Night Outlander Tour

8-Night Outlander Tour

The Outlander TV Series, adapted from Diana Gabaldon's series of books, has captivated the minds and hearts of millions of fans around the world. Jamie & Claire's complicated love story may be fictional, but the historically factual...

$1,798 per person
10-Night Highlands & Whisky Tour

10-Night Highlands & Whisky Tour

10-Night Highlands & Whisky Tour

Embark on a wonderful 10-night tour of Scotland. Stay in Pitlochry and enjoy a visit to Dewar's famous distillery. Travel on to Inverness, the Capital of the Highlands, and in close proximity to Speyside - 'The Whisky Triangle'. Visit...

$1,948 per person
10-Night Best of Scotland Tour

10-Night Best of Scotland Tour

10-Night Best of Scotland Tour

On this 10 night tour, you'll experience the very best of Scotland, with just enough time to savor each enchanting location you visit, without being rushed. Arrive in Edinburgh, and spend two nights in Scotland's bustling & vibrant...

$1,458 per person
10-Night Grand Scotland Tour

10-Night Grand Scotland Tour

10-Night Grand Scotland Tour

Spend a wonderful 10 nights exploring the very best of Scotland! From colourful cities and charming villages to impressive Highland settings, discover all that this rich little country has to offer. Arrive in Edinburgh, where you will spend two...

$1,448 per person
11-Night North Coast 500 Tour

11-Night North Coast 500 Tour

11-Night North Coast 500 Tour

The North Coast 500 is billed as Scotland's Route 66. Does it live up to the hype? Absolutely! The North Coast 500 (NC 500) covers 500 miles of the most remote, unique and scenically mind-blowing region of Northern Scotland. It's a...

$2,198 per person
14-Night Ultimate Scotland Tour

14-Night Ultimate Scotland Tour

14-Night Ultimate Scotland Tour

This is indeed the ultimate Scotland tour! With 14 nights to play with, you'll leave no stone unturned as you embark on an in-depth Scottish journey. Arrive in Edinburgh, and spend two nights in Scotland's bustling & vibrant Capital....

The Highlands & Whiskey self-driving tour is for someone who’s looking for more spirits than ghosts & ghouls. This ten-night vacation package grants you a full exploration of Scotland as well as a couple of stops at distilleries. Experience the magic of scotch making with the Scotch Whiskey experience in Edinburgh and the Dewars World of Whiskey Tour--- both which include tastings.

Explore Scotland at your own pace by mixing and matching some of the elements in these driving Scotland tours or start entirely from scratch with our Create Your Own Driving Tour of Scotland. Get started planning the perfect Scotland vacation by reaching out to one of our travel specialists who can create a custom quote just for you. And it doesn’t end once you arrive in Scotland. Authentic Ireland has offices in the US and Ireland and are on standby throughout the duration of your stay in Scotland should you need any assistance. What are you waiting for? Click “Get Quote Now” and give us some more information so we can help that dream Scotland vacation become a reality.

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