Bygone Drives and Muckrach Country House Working in Partnership We welcome the Cowap family to the Scottish Highlands House Hotel Bygone Drives are looking forward to partnering with the ‘all new’ new Muckrach Cou...
Enjoy a unique and memorable day touring in the Scottish Highlands. Chauffeured Classic Car Tours in our beautiful Speyside Malt Whisky region, Strathspey, The Cairngorm National Park , Moray, Inverness and Loch Ness....
Here at Bygone Drives Wedding Service we are so proud to receive the award for The Scottish Wedding North Scotland Transport Supplier of the Year 2014!!! A big thank you must go to all of you.
Bygone Drives offer a variety of tours to suit all budgets. Tours that are guaranteed to make your visit to Scotland that extra special, Treat yourself or a loved one to a unique and unforgettable journey reminiscent of days of old whilst enjoying beautiful Speyside, known as Malt Whisky country. Rugged landscapes, fast flowing rivers and waterfalls, beautiful lochs and scenic heather clad hills .The Cairngorm National Park is a hot spot for all British Wildlife. As you sit back and relax in the comfort of your chauffeur driver vintage vehicle watch for Osprey’s fishing the many lochs, wildcats, ptarmigan’s, grouse and pheasants, red deer and reindeer. Our area has an abundance of Red Squirrels often seen enjoying treats in our gardens.
Further afield Bygone Drives can take you on full day tours to Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, Inverness, Fort George, Culloden Battlefield, Dornoch, home of Scotland’s number one Championship Golf Course, slightly further north the majestic Dunrobin Castle, or maybe a drive around the Moray Coast for dolphin watching, visit the many historic sites from Abbeys to Castles. Shop Highland Dairies, Potteries and Scottish Cashmere.
Our Speyside Tour can take you on a steam train from Aviemore, that meanders along in the shadows of the mighty snow-capped Cairngorms mountains to Boat of Garten and on to Broomhill Station where you disembark to continue your vintage journey with a memorable drive through the beautiful Glenmore Forest and Logging route, look down on Loch Morlich as you journey upwards into the mighty Cairngorms to lunch at the the UK’s highest restaurant.
Of course, any of our tours can be changed to suit your individual requirements however we do recommend trying one of our All Inclusive half day tours which are true value for a such a unique vintage experience.
Tour through stunning highland villages enchanting rugged scenery, whilst enjoying the comfort and grandeur of your chosen vintage car. We arrive at what is considered the highest Whisky distillery in the Scottish highlands at 1164 feet. On arrival enjoy your distillery tour followed by the unique experience of a single Malt paired with exquisite chocolates by our own Highland master chocolatier and a complimentary Dalwhinnie whisky glass.
Afternoon tea …. There is no more quintessential British ritual than the ceremony and serving of Afternoon Tea, and what better way to arrive for your experience than in good old fashioned style Let us start with a vintage experience motoring along Speyside’s scenic & historical military roads, as we meander by the River Findhorn, look out for pheasants and red squirrels crossing our path! On arrival at Cawdor enjoy a leisurely self-guided tour of the fabulous Living legend that is Cawdor Castle & charming gardens; We complete this magical afternoon with a delicious afternoon tea in an elegant Scottish Country House.
Gentle tour windingalong by the River Spey abundant with wildlife and superb scenery whatever the season. We will take you to the Historical working Knockando Mill a place of historic interest going back 200 years, here you can take a self guided tour around the mill followed by refreshments and home bakes in the Mill Café included in your tour price. Do allow a little time for some retail therapy in the well stocked shop where you are guaranteed quality, integrity and sustainability in their design and unique ranges of exclusive Knockando Wool mill tartan, and tweeds.
Our Scottish Highlands is renowned as one of the last great wildernesses in Europe and no part are wilder than our Glenlivet Tour. Glenlivet’s remote location, high altitude and geological structure have nurtured a climate that is unique to the place- and to malt whisky. After an exhilarating journey what better than to discover the irrepressible spirit of The Glenlivet learn all bout the whisky with a guided tour of the distillery and a visit to one of the bonded warehouses complete your tour with a complimentary dram.