Looking for activity holiday ideas in Scotland? Our hostelling holidays with a difference are a great way to learn new skills, keep active and meet new people.
Led by fully qualified and experienced instructors, SYHA activity holidays are suitable for all levels of experience and fitness. Groups are kept small, allowing you to take full advantage of the instructor’s expertise and local area knowledge.
Try something different today! See below for our full list of activity holidays and be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.
We are pleased to offer a three day winter skills course based in Torridon, a beautiful setting which boasts some of the finest mountain scenery in Europe. The course is led by a local, qualified winter mountain leader. On the first day of the course you will revise, or be taught how to use an ice axe and crampons, perform self-arrest and look at the snowpack. On day two you will have the...Read more
Looking for a challenging and enjoyable experience that will allow you to build new skills? Based at Torridon Youth Hostel and working with our local partners Nineonesix Guiding, we are delighted to offer you the opportunity to do all of this while enjoying the wild and beautiful landscape of the Torridon Munros. This 3 day walking course can help you build on your current knowledge or try out...Read more
The Cuillin on the Isle of Skye is a group of mountains that emerge straight out of the Atlantic. Their location and ruggedness attract many climbers and walkers from all over the world. These stunning mountains can be daunting and intimidating to those lacking experience to enjoy them. This guided trip allows you to take on that challenge in a safe and responsible way. Photo credit: Linda...Read more