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Hogmanay in the Scottish Highlands

Hogmanay in the Scottish Highlands

Due to popular demand, we are once again operating our Hogmanay holiday to Bonnie Scotland. What could be better than spending Hogmanay in the beautiful Scottish Highlands?

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Price Include: all details are subject to change


  • three nights dinner, bed and breakfast

  • Hogmanay programme (details below)

  • one excursion

  • coach travel and ferry fare N Ireland (£30 supplement)


Hogmanay Programme: all details are subject to change


30th December 2022

On arrival, enjoy a mug of brandy laced hot chocolate and a piece of shortbread in the lounge.

The General Manager hosts a welcome reception with a glass of Highlander punch prior to dinner. After dinner, enjoy an evening of live entertainment.


31st December 2022

Enjoy a hearty Scottish breakfast.

The traditional 5-course Highlander dinner includes piping in locally ‘farkled’ Haggis for you to taste along with a wee dram of whisky to toast to it. Following dinner there is a Highland Dancing display from local dancers. More entertainment for the rest of the evening and welcome in 2023.

Scottish stovies and oatcakes will be served towards the end of the night.


1st January 2023

Full Scottish breakfast sets you up for the day.

A light lunch of soup, a savoury pastry and a sweet treat will be served.

An afternoon sing-a-long with George Gordon.

Five course dinner is followed by live music to bring the new year celebrations to a close.


2nd January 2022

A full Scottish breakfast sets you up for your journey home.


Highlander Hotel, Newtonmore


Situated in the village of Newtonmore, within the Cairngorm National Park. The hotel offers a warm welcome and is renowned for its good food and true highland hospitality.  Enjoy the entertainment or a more relaxed atmosphere in the lounge. 


Day One

Depart from your selected joining point and travel to Newtonmore for your three nights stay at the Highlander Hotel. Comfort stops will be made en-route.

Day Two

Enjoy the scenic journey with views of the Cairngorms National Park, before spending some time in the floral city of Inverness.

Day Three

Happy New Year! Day at leisure in Newtonmore.

Day Four

After breakfast you leave Newtonmore to start the journey home. Comfort stops will be made en-route.

Please Note

It may be necessary under certain circumstances for these excursions to be operated on different days to those shown.

Holiday Itinerary


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To reduce travel time, separate vehicles or taxis may be used to convey passengers to join our holiday coach.

To reduce travel time, separate vehicles or taxis may be used to convey passengers to join our holiday coach.

Name Address Contact Details
Ayr Dodds Depot Ayr, Dodds Depot, 4 East Road
Ballymena Ballymena, Seven Towers Leisure Centre
Main entrance
Belfast City Centre Belfast City Centre
Jurys Inn Hotel, Great Victoria Street.
Belfast Stena Belfast - Stena Line Victoria Terminal 4,
West Bank Road (Cairnryan)
Carlisle Asda Carlisle Asda
Bus Layby, Chandler Way
Castle Douglas Castle Douglas, Crown Hotel
Opposite Market Hill, King Street
Coleraine Coleraine, Lodge Hotel, Outside Front Door
Kilmarnock Kilmarnock, St Marnock St (Police Station)
Larne Larne, Fairhill Car Park
Victoria Road
Newton Stewart Newton Stewart, The Crown Hotel

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