2 Night Mountain Safari Break - July to September 2017
Your base for this break is the Moness Resort. A 35 acre estate within walking distance of Aberfeldy in Highland Perthshire.
The resort consists of a 26 room former hunting lodge – now a four star hotel. There is a leisure complex comprising of a Spa which houses a great swimming pool, hot tub, steam room and sauna and four treatment rooms. There are two restaurants, one informal overlooking the pool and the Flemmyng for a more formal a la carte dining experience.
There are also 106 self catering cottages in the well-tended grounds.
Check in to Moness Resort in ample time to explore the facilities at your disposal at the resort. Evening dinner is included tonight and this is taken in the Flemmyng restaurant.
Full Scottish Breakfast in the Flemmyng Restaurant.
Today is your Mountain Safari
With your kilted Safari Ranger, share our passion for Nature, Culture, History and breath-taking scenery at nearly 3000 feet.
Armed with cameras and binoculars, climb aboard your Land Rover or Pinzgauer and journey to the high tops through a land sculpted by the elements and steeped in history, culture, nature and breathtaking views with no shortage of photo opportunities.
You may even be lucky enough to see the Majestic Red Deer, the Famous Grouse, the elusive mountain hare or the soaring Golden Eagle as you travel through forests, mountains and moors on private hill tracks. This safari will inspire you with an insight into this magnificent natural wilderness and leave you with memories to last a lifetime.
Sights and Sounds not to be missed!
Included in the Mountain Safari are tea, coffee, Kenmore Shortbread and a dram of Dewars Whisky in one of our cosy Mountain Bothies, surrounded on all sides by inspiring mountain views.
Highland Safaris Visitors & Red Deer Centre
Dull Village, PH15 2JQ
2 ½ miles from Moness Resort on the B846
09:30 or 12:30 - Please choose when you make your booking and allow 15 minutes to drive from the resort to Highland Safaris
- Binoculars & Telescope
- Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate, shortbread and a dram of whisky
- Wildlife identification sheets & fact files
The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at the resort.
- Full Scottish Breakfast in the Flemmyng Restaurant.
- Your last day includes a Red Deer and Barn Owl encounter
Red Deer and Barn Owl Encounter
Come face to face with Britain’s largest native land mammal – the majestic Red Deer and meet and encounter our tame Barn Owl in a hands on demonstration.
The Red Deer Barn
With amazing views over our Red Deer park and beyond enjoy some time in the Barn learning about these amazing animals before actually meeting them. Weigh yourself against Zoom our master Stag and enjoy the touch and feel corner as well as the exciting video footage and amazing facts of wild Red Deer before actually coming face to face with our tame Red Deer herd.
The Red Deer Encounter
From the shelter of The Red Deer Barn, stroke, feed and photograph these magnificent and iconic animals in the company of our knowledgeable Safari Ranger who will tell you about their fascinating life cycle, likes, dislikes, habits and personalities. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to get up really close to these magnificent animals.
The Barn Owl
Meet and encounter "Barney the Barn Owl" in a hands-on demonstration and have fun learning the secrets of this captivating phantom bird of the night time. A unique experience with great photo opportunities.
The price is £149 per person.
This is based on the following:
- 2 guests sharing a Deluxe Double or Twin Hotel Room
- Upgrade to Superior room for £10 per person
- Upgrade to Suite for £20 per person
Dinning on second evening (Extra Cost)
- Option to dine in either Flemmyng Restaurant or Terrace
- Please enquire at time of booking for availability
- Reservation is required for Flemmyng Restaurant, recommended for Terrace
Available every day (subject to availability and conditions) from July to September
A supplement of £10 per person per night is payable for stays that include Friday & Saturday nights.
Please make yourself familiar with our Terms and Conditions
This special offer is not available to book online
Call us to book on 01887 822108