2020 Schedule – our vision of cruising on the Caledonian Canal

Welcome and we hope you enjoy exploring our 2020 schedule. Our cruises have always provided a feel-good factor. Firstly, the wonderful location, recently promoted as one of the top five places in the world to visit by the “Lonely Planet” guide.  Secondly, the wonderful pace at which each cruise travels through the Great Glen. While […]

What other people think of Caledonian Discovery

We have recently had the pleasure of some journalists and  walking groups who have written a few articles on Caledonian Discovery. They are all good independent accounts of what we have on offer. For further information please click on the Manchester Finest , a very amusing article from Andrea McVeigh and the Colorado Mountain Club […]

Our 2019 schedule is now live

It is with great pleasure we would like to share with you our 2019 schedule. It is packed with a range of cruises for everyone to enjoy. From our Classic Cruise and Walk the Great Glen cruise, to our most recent addition, Discover the Great Glen. We are sure there will be a cruise for […]

Groups, family, friends – join us and feel free

Why not charter one of our barges in the Highlands? It is a wonderful way to discover this beautiful part of Scotland. By chartering  one of our comfortable barges, each with 6 twin ensuite cabins you decide exactly what activities you do; canoeing, walking, cycling, or a mixture of activities on a 7-day journey through […]

The film “The Dark Mile” and TV

In 2016 Caledonian Discovery’s barge “Fingal of Caledonia”, was used in the making of the film the “Dark Mile”. Starring Rebecca Calder, Deirdre Mullins, Paul Brannigan, Finlay MacMillan and Sheila Hancock, the film will premiere at the Edinburgh Film Festival on the 26th of June 2017. It is a tense psychological horror-thriller, with the Caledonian […]

A new cruise – just for you.

Caledonian Discovery continues to make waves!  We have a new Cruise. “Discover the Great Glen” This cruise offers a wonderful opportunity to discover the “Hidden Gem” that is the Great Glen. The focus of this cruise is for you to be at peace with the world and enjoy the magnificent scenery drift by while you relax on […]

Our 2018 schedule is now available

Please feel free to access our 2018 schedule which is ready for all bookings.  We hope you enjoy the range of cruises we have created. Whether you like to bike, canoe, sail or walk, the cruises have plenty to offer and if, on the other hand, you like a mix of activities, the Classic cruise is ideal […]

What has happened in 2016?

WELCOME TO THE “CALEDONIAN” The newsletter for Caledonian Discovery. Once again thanks to the good company and enthusiasm of all our guests, we have had another very enjoyable season. Apart from the unusually strong winds in the early part of the year and the occasional day, or two, of overcast weather, the Caledonian Canal and […]

A few days of freedom with colour

This is an ideal cruise to escape from it all, when time is limited. Leaving Fort William on the 24th of September and arriving in Inverness 4 days later, you can marvel at the colours and beauty of the Great Glen. Heather, a vibrant purple, trees starting to loosing there verdant hue and the sky, […]

The Crew of Fingal

During the season we are lucky to have the company of many fine, interesting people. At the end of each week’s adventure  parting is usually hard, but it is time to move on. We have recently received this lovely poem from one of our guests, after her time aboard Fingal, which she is happy to share.   […]

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