Our partners

Here at Highland Excursions, we are constantly looking to form positive partnerships with local businesses and traders to enhance and improve your experience with us. Whether this be to enjoy some local food and drinks or to purchase genuine local crafts, locally produced art and other services please be assured that those featuring on this page have been quality checked by me personally and provide an fantastic range of goods and services

This vehicle is owned , operated and driven by one of our closest partners and is perfect for Executive collections and other VIP occasions. Although a very large and luxurious vehicle it has excellent green credentials and is powered by a Hybrid Engine. This vehicle is our fall back vehicle if an issue arises with the luxury van but if anything should be regarded as an upgrade.

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John Cruickshank , Master Craftsman   

Johns woodworking skills can only be described as outstanding. He is a Joiner to trade and his professional work is exemplary. He has taken this a stage further and shown fantastic artistic flair with some of the pieces he is producing. Source of a superb and unique crafted souvenir of your visit to the Highlands




Tartan Creations by Yvonne Fraser 

This small business is based in Yvonnes Studio in the rural village of Fearn, Ross-shire (about a 15 minutes drive from the cruise liner terminal at Invergordon) where she hand makes exquisite and stylish tartan garments and accessories, each one unique in its own right. A true souvenir of your visit to the Highlands. Yvonne is ably assisted by her Husband James, a former Police Officer  colleague of mine !


Highland Day Tours  are based in the Cairngorm National Park and provide tours for up to 4 persons .They conduct their tours in a recent Luxury Volvo 4x4 Hybrid Vehicle . This company consistently demonstrate high standards  and we have no hesitation recommending them or endorsing them on these pages.


Jane & John's Scottish Food Experience -

This is a fantastic concept and involves the proprietors opening the doors of their own home where they will give you a hearty welcome and serve you with course after course of beautiful food with a traditional Scottish theme prepared from fresh local ingredients. There are also local beverages  to be had to wash this down whilst John entertains with traditional bagpipe music. Booking is needed for this popular attraction - great stop for Cruise Ship visitors who would like to sample some local cuisine and traditional music whilst meeting some local people. Sample menu below. Bookings via this website