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Wilderness Scotland & Wilderness Ireland Announce 2019 Early Bird Offer

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Aviemore Scotland. June 13, 2018: Europe’s No.1 Rated Adventure Travel Company Wilderness Scotland, together with sister company Wilderness Ireland, have launched an early bird promotion for their 2019 award-winning outdoor adventures.


This is a great opportunity for early bird explorers to book 2019 trips at 2018 prices. And if that wasn’t enough, all travelers that book a 2019 trip with either Wilderness Scotland or Wilderness Ireland between now and July 2, 2018 will receive an ultra-versatile Haglöfs daypack (approx. USD$100 value) – a perfect addition to their next Wilderness journey.


“While there is still some availability on our 2018 holidays we know that the planners amongst us are already looking to 2019 to secure the specific locations and itineraries they want,” says Ben Thorburn, Marketing Manager. “So, these are some extra special incentives for those early birds to book now and secure our best-selling trips for 2019.”


The leading adventure tour operators offer over 70 small group, expert-led adventures covering a range of activities, including hiking, sea kayaking, mountain biking, road cycling, wildlife watching, open canoeing, photography and sailing, as well as several tailor-made and self-guided itineraries.


Bestselling Trips Now Available for 2019:


Hiking – The Isle of Skye

6 nights, from approx. USD$1,916 per person

The Isle of Skye is a destination full of romance, legend and history. Its spectacular and varied landscapes also offer some of the best hiking in Scotland, if not the world. On this trip, travelers explore all corners of Skye on a series of hikes showing off the best of this fabled island. From gentle bays to wave-ravaged peninsulas, elegant glens and tortured rock formations – Skye delights and surprises at every turn. Crossing onto Skye using the unique turntable ferry, hikers take a boat trip to a remote loch and eventually leave the island by crossing the famous Skye Bridge.


Wildlife Adventures – The Shetland Isles

6 nights, from approx. USD$1,916 per person

This is an unforgettable journey to the Shetland Isles, Britain’s most northerly archipelago, to witness an incredible wealth of bird and marine life. Adventurers spend a full week on the islands walking among colonies of bonxies and gannets, watching majestic whales laze in the waters offshore, climbing up Ronas Hill, Shetland’s highest point and seeing some 1,200 puffins at the Noss National Nature Reserve, one of the world’s premier bird-watching sites.


Bike Tour – Cycling and Yoga Escape

6 nights, from approx. USD$2,115 per person

Cyclists and yogis experience a stress-free cycling escape through some of the most beautiful valleys and majestic coastlines in Ireland and take part in a tailor-made yoga class each day to relax both the body and mind. Beginning in the coastal surfing village of Strandhill, this journey winds around the shores of Lough Gill and into the valley of Glenade, exploring the peaceful backroads of north west Ireland and discovering a hidden region full of culture, tradition and majestic scenery.


Hiking and Island-Hopping Cork and Kerry

6 nights, from approx. USD$1,782 per person

On foot and by boat, make the unforgettable journey through Ireland’s counties of Cork and Kerry. Start out from the historical town of Baltimore with its tales of pirate invasions, visit the remote Gaeltacht islands, where each stone tells a story of its rich cultural past, and explore the most westerly inhabited island in Europe, rich in literary history. By day, experience scenic coastal hikes, ancient historical sites and stunningly beautiful mountain passes of the spectacular southwest. In the evenings, relax and enjoy some of the best restaurants and music-filled pubs in Ireland!


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About Wilderness Scotland

Wilderness Scotland, established in 2001, is rated Europe’s No.1 Rated Adventure Travel Company by National Geographic and is Scotland’s only five-star accredited adventure tour operator. In 2012, its outpost Wilderness Ireland was launched. Offering an unrivaled range of small-group departures, self-guided trips and custom vacations, Wilderness Scotland and Wilderness Ireland lead the way in active and nature-based travel to the remote and wild corners of Scotland, Wales, Ireland and the North of England. Popular outdoor experiences include hiking, road cycling and kayaking. Wildlife, cultural, photography and sailing adventures are also available. For more information, visit



About Wilderness Ireland

Wilderness Ireland specializes in offering a range of adventure vacations, guided tours and incredible wilderness experiences. Operating independently from its award-winning sister company Wilderness Scotland since 2012, their trips are designed by locals and delivered by local legends. Wilderness Ireland’s personalized, professional and innovative approach to travel ensures a perfect blend of the most stunning locations, authentic local experiences, beautiful accommodations and Ireland’sgrowing reputation for fresh ingredients and creative cuisine. The team of knowledgeable and standout wilderness guides and staff know Ireland inside and out, and are committed to providing travelers with excellent customer service and the best possible adventure experience of Ireland. For more information, visit