Welcome to The Tartan Road

We offer bespoke holidays in stunning Scotland. Based in the Highlands on the west coast of Scotland, we use our local knowledge to build tailored itineraries with hand-picked accommodation, transport and unforgettable experiences.
With vibrant cities, stunning landscapes, pristine beaches and everything in between, Scotland is the perfect destination and we can't wait to help you discover it.

Why book with The Tartan Road?

Local Experts

Our headquarters are near Oban on the west coast of Scotland. We are one of the few tour operators based in the Scottish Highlands. Our local experts use their knowledge to create your bespoke itinerary. You'll explore at your own pace, with guidance on the area to make sure you don't miss the unmissable!

Scotland Self-drive Specialists

We think a self-drive holiday is one of the best ways of exploring Scotland. From the dramatic mountain scenery of the Highlands and the raw beauty of the Islands to the gentle hills of the Borders and the culture of the cities, this small country is easy to explore by car. We spend a lot of time self-driving in Scotland ourselves, so we can tell you all you need to know to have a wonderful experience!

Bespoke Service

Every one of the holidays we put together is different. Whatever you love, whatever you enjoy and whatever your needs, all of our itineraries are tailored for you. We start from your wishes and interests and go from there. The sample itineraries on our website are just an indicator of what is possible - and hopefully a source of inspiration.

Book with confidence

As a tour operator, all of the holidays we sell are covered by the package travel regulations. This means your holiday arrangements with us are 100% financially protected. When you pay us for your holiday, your money is safeguarded by a guarantee that you will be refunded in the unlikely event of our insolvency.

Holiday Styles

Self-drive Tours
Self-drive Tours

We think a self-drive holiday is one of the best ways of exploring Scotland. From the dramatic mountain scenery of the Highlands and the raw beauty of the Islands to …

City Breaks
City Breaks

Scotland has seven amazing cities - Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Aberdeen, Dundee, Perth and Stirling - to choose from, each with its own unique charm and set of attractions that keep …

Holiday Themes

Luxury Scotland
Luxury Scotland

Five-star hotels, exclusive island retreats, top-notch transport, incredible food and truly out-of-this-world private excursions - Scotland's luxury market has something for everyone looking for a high-end holiday with a difference.

Castles
Castles

Scotland has a huge variety of castles, from pre-historic hillforts to victorian baronial mansions.

Whisky Tours
Whisky Tours

For centuries, whisky distilling has been a big part of everyday life and culture in Scotland. We can arrange any kind of whisky tour you want - from a short …