A trip to Scotland would not be complete without a visit to an authentic Scottish castle. From overnight stays in luxurious castle accommodations, to after-hour tours of historical houses and estates, Away from the Ordinary will make certain you sample the best of Scotland’s castles.
There is no greater country to wander and walk in. Whether you prefer adventurous guided hikes in Scotland’s untouched and expansive wilderness, or urban strolling in culture packed towns and cities, Away from the Ordinary can organise the perfect experience for you. Biking, hiking, canoeing and horse riding are just a few of the brilliant outdoor activities waiting for you.
With thousands of years of history at your fingertips, Scotland offers a constant journey through time and story. Away from the Ordinary can help with ancestral research, or arrange private tours at some of the country’s most atmospheric historical sites. We can also introduce you directly to the owners and experts, making sure history comes to life.
Away from the Ordinary want to make sure that your visit to Scotland includes a mouth-watering array of fantastic restaurants and culinary experiences. From dinning in amazing Michelin starred restaurants, to eating seafood directly from the boat, we give you VIP access to Scotland’s foodie havens.
Away from the Ordinary offer a range of incredible whisky experiences, including private digital tastings, cheese and chocolate pairings, and the Watch with Whisky series, where Scottish cinema meets Scottish spirits. Where possible, we also provide bespoke in-person tastings and fully tailored whisky trips to Scotland which include private distillery tours, straight from the cask bottlings, and behind the scenes tours.
Scotland truly is the home of golf: From world class championship courses, to off the beaten track hidden gems, there is a plethora to choose from. Let Away from the Ordinary plan the ultimate golfing vacation for you; arranging tea times, transfers, and anything else needed to ensure you experience everything golfing in Scotland has to offer.