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Guided Walking/Hiking Holiday Cairngorms

FROM £290

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East Highlands


Moderate - 6


5 days


Min: 2 Max: 6

Trip rating

average rating is 3 out of 5

The Cairngorms are a truly unique landscape of the British Isles, with the highest upland area above 3000ft which holds the next five highest peaks after Ben Nevis. It's also home to some of the most amazing wildlife to see from the mountain hares to the snow buntings and even some plane crash sites which have a few stories to be told!

Highlights for cairngorms classics

  • Ascend 2nd - 6th highest mountains in the UK

  • Hike along the highest upland area in the UK

  • Have the security of one of our friendly, professional guides by your side

  • Have some refreshments in the highest restaurant in the UK 

  • Spot some of the unique wildlife in this vast expanse of the Cairngorm plateau

What's Included?

Highly experienced & qualified guide

  Camping food if staying under canvas

  Camping stoves (trangia style) inc fuel

  Inflatable camping mats


  Tents 2 or 3 man

  Group shelter

  First Aid kit

 Photos of your trip

What's not Included?

✗  Trip Insurance

  Personal Expenses


What do I need to bring?
  • Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. We recommend Gore-tex or similar

  • A pair of comfortable, waterproof walking boots

  • Walking trousers (synthetic materials; jeans or similar are not suitable)

  • Spare insulating layer

  • Hat & gloves

  • Walking socks

  • Sleeping bag, 3 season

  • Spare set of clothes x 2

  • Some large zip-lock bags to keep your clothes and equipment organised 

  • Spare set of light clothes

  • Head torch, plus spare batteries

  • Water bottle or flask

  • Rucksack 50-60ltr

  • Walking poles

  • Waterproof or zip lock bag for camera/phone

  • Sunglasses and sun cream (you just never know!)

  • Personal medications

What else can we provide?
  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation 

Dates & Prices

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We offer private guiding and instruction on all of our courses. You can either book here or if it's for an expedition then please contact us for a quote.

Our passion is delivering a world class experience, we are here to help you explore beyond the guidebooks whilst achieving your goals and ambitions.

If you have any questions, get in touch with the team and we'll be happy to help.









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We don't have any available dates for this trip at the moment, but if you would like to register some interest then fill out your details and we will notify you if any spaces become available.

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Due to the variety of weather conditions encountered in Scotland this course is run with a conditions based approach, meaning that your instructor/guide will use the best of conditions to maximise safety, your learning and overall experience throughout your trip. Below is a sample itinerary.

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The team here at SRW can tailor a trip to suit your time and budget for as little as £300pd for private tuition/guiding, this includes all technical equipment. If your part of a group we can chat through options & prices. We're here to help you book the trip of a lifetime! Drop us an email or call us


£290 GBP