Above and Beyond Tours
Guided tours of the north coast of Scotland
Explore the north coast of Scotland with Above and Beyond Tours. A perfect way to see the best of this beautiful area, while in the hands of an expert and knowledgeable guide. Above and Beyond offers tours of the towns Wick and Thurso, local highlights, history, nature, whisky day trips and more. Run by locals, Isobel and Angela, they share some of the hidden gems of Caithness, that you might otherwise miss.
Driving on the north coast
There’s a varied selection of driving tours to choose from. For example, the Highlights Tour takes you up north to mainland Britain’s most northerly point, Dunnet Head, and most northerly village, John O’ Groats. You’ll see dramatic views of the Duncansby Stacks and discover the history, myths and legends of this remarkable part of Scotland. What’s more, you can arrange to be picked up direct from here at Mackays Hotel!
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Exploring Wick and Thurso
Above and Beyond now also offers fascinating walking tours. Get to know our home town of Wick, or neighbouring Thurso. Your local guide will show you all the sights, while sharing their insider knowledge and stories of the area. Or, enjoy a nature walk in Thurso with a wildlife expert.
What will you see?
Attractions and experiences in Caithness
Available itineraries may change over time, so check the website for the latest offering. However, Above and Beyond Tours could include visits to the Castle of Mey, Duncansby Stacks, Wolfburn Distillery or Strathnaver Museum. As well as their regular walking and driving excursions, they also offer special experience packages.
Caithness tours and trips
Discover more of Caithness, Scotland
There are plenty of adventures waiting for you in Caithness. You’ll find more tours and trips here, as well as many other great things to do near Wick in our extensive See and Do Guide. We look forward to welcoming you to Mackays Hotel soon. Book your hotel or self-catering accommodation today and start planning your visit!