The top 14 most asked questions about driving the North Coast 500 route

Campervan at sango sands beach

The North coast 500 is by far the most popular destination for many of our campervan guests – and for good reason! This popular driving route takes in the hills, mountains and beaches of the Highlands. The NC500 never fails to leave a lasting impression! The following are some of our top tips for planning […]

7 amazing outdoor adventure activities on your campervan holiday

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We are delighted to announce that we have teamed up with Your Adventure Scotland Ltd to help enhance your stay in the beautiful Scottish Highlands. Your Adventure Scotland is run by Richard and Sarah and offer bespoke, guided adventures in canoeing, summer and winter hillwalking, climbing and mountaineering, to suit all abilities across the Highlands. […]

Is it better to do the North Coast 500 in a motorhome or campervan?

Highland Auto Campers Stocklist

So you’ve decided you want to drive the North Coast 500 or tour Scotland in a motorhome, but is this the best way to do it? Whilst there is no denying a motorhome is a great way to holiday, will you be able to access all areas in a motorhome? First, let’s talk you through […]

Our Guide to the Best Mountain Bike Trails in Scotland

Mountain Biking in The Forest of Scotland

Here is our guide to the best MTB trails in the Scottish Highlands. All of these fantastic trails can be found in the Highlands, and can be combined to make the perfect 3 to 6 night break in one of our campervans. Don’t worry about transporting your pride and joy – we will provide a […]

A Campervan Holiday in the Cairngorm National Park

Loch Morlich in the Cairngorm National Park

The Cairngorms National Park is the largest in the UK, and is home to 4 of the 5 highest mountains in the UK – in fact there are 55 Munros in the park in total! This makes it the outdoor enthusiasts payground, but the park is also home to many rare and endangered animals – […]

Drive the North East 250 in a Campervan

This fantastic route takes in the famous Speyside Whisky Trail, Cairngorm National Park, the historical castles of Royal Deeside and seaside villages of the picturesque Moray Firth. ​Once you have collected your campervan, the start of the route is just a 1.5 hour drive from our base along the spectacular A96 towards Elgin. Don’t rush this […]

Highland Activities to do on a Campervan Holiday

Why not make the most of the magnificent Scottish outdoors and get active on your campervan holiday? ​Whatever your passion – be it hill walking, cycling, fishing, golf, photography or skiing – there’s something here for everyone! ​For off road cycling, take a look at our mountain biking blog, to learn where all the best […]

Tour the Highlands and Islands in a Campervan

We think a campervan is perfect for a spot of island hopping in Scotland!  You can spend a long weekend, or weeks on end exploring the Inner or Outer Hebrides. Sample the peaty whiskeys produced on these isles, treat yourself to some handwoven Harris tweed, and view the spectacular beaches with white sands and turquoise sea’s… […]

A Campervan Tour of Scottish Castles & Battlefields

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Scotland is world renowned for its abundance of castles, ranging from majestic luxury residences to ancient ruins steeped in history. They provide a link to Scotland’s turbulent past! ​Visit Scotland have put together a selection of the Highlands most spectacular castles which can be visited in as little as 4 days – but we think […]

North Coast 500 by Campervan

Highland Auto Campers. Campervan hire and sales in Inverness

There’s nothing quite like the freedom of the long open road. Never-ending back roads, wide meandering country tracks and beautiful bends through some of Scotland’s finest coastal scenery are just a few things you can expect along the North Coast 500 – Scotland’s answer to Route 66. We think a campervan is the perfect way to discover […]