Unforgetabble Scotland 8 Days
This 8-day tour showcases the best of Scotland. Discover Scottish history, culture, and traditions while visiting the historic capital city of Edinburgh and Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city. Explore the Highlands, Inverness, and the Culloden Battlefield. Once you have visited Scotland, you will understand why it is unforgettable.
Day 1: Welcome To Scotland
Arrive at Edinburgh Airport. You will be met and transfer to your Edinburgh hotel. Check in after 3 pm. You are free to explore the city at your leisure this afternoon. Overnight: Edinburgh (B)
Day 2: Edinburgh
“This morning meet your guide and driver, and enjoy a panoramic city tour. Edinburgh is one of the world’s finest capital cities, because of its cultural diversity and impressive history. The medieval streets run through the whole city telling their own story about the 1,000 year old traditions and myths of Edinburgh. Next visit Edinburgh Castle. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Overnight: Edinburgh (B)
OPTIONAL: Scottish Evening with Dinner – Supplement of $82.00 Per Person (excluding transfer)”
Day 3: Edinburgh
This morning visit Rosslyn Chapel, made famous by the DaVinci Code movie. Founded in 1446, Rosslyn Chapel is a unique building with its mysterious carvings and the beauty of its setting. Visit Abbotsford House, located on the banks of the River Tweed, and sits at the heart of the landscape that inspired the poetry and novels of its creator, Sir Walter Scott. This is a house that the writer himself designed and as such uniquely embodies a physical representation of the Romantic Movement that he helped to create. Overnight: Edinburgh (B)
Day 4: Edinburgh To Inverness Area
Today you will depart your hotel in Edinburgh and travel to the Highlands. First visit Stirling Castle, situated on a volcanic outcrop guarding the lowest crossing point of the River Forth. It is a great symbol of Scottish Independence and a source of enduring national pride. The castle’s long, turbulent history is associated with great figures from Scotland’s past, such as William Wallace, Robert the Bruce and Mary Queen of Scots. Next will be a visit to one of many whisky distilleries where you will learn about the process of milling, mashing, fermenting and distilling single malt whisky. Continue to your hotel and check in. Overnight: Inverness area (B,D)
Day 5: Inverness Area
This morning enjoy a cruise on Loch Ness where you will have the opportunity to spot Nessie! Next visit Urquhart Castle. Urquhart Castle offers a taste of the Highlands at their most dramatic. Discover 1,000 years of drama, experience a glimpse of medieval life and enjoy stunning views over Loch Ness from the ruins of the greatest castle in the Highlands. Spend the afternoon in Elgin and visit the ruins of Elgin Cathedral, one of Scotland’s most beautiful medieval buildings. Overnight: Inverness area (B,D)
Day 6: Inverness Area To Glasgow
Today depart the Highlands and head south to Glasgow. En-route visit Culloden Battlefield, scene of the 1746 Battle between the Jacobite and British armies. As the last battle being fought on British soil, Culloden marks the beginning of the dismantlement of the structures of Highland society. Then visit Highland Folk Museum that brings to life the domestic and working conditions of earlier Highland peoples. Continue to Glasgow. Overnight: Glasgow (B)
Day 7: Glasgow
This morning enjoy a Glasgow City Tour. Discover Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, with a panoramic city tour. From the magnificent St Mungo Cathedral to the People’s Palace and Glasgow Green, explore Glasgow’s rich past as a religious centre and one of the most important industrial cities in Britain. Visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery. One of Scotland’s most visited attractions, it is a magnificent building with 22 themed, state-of-the-art galleries displaying an astonishing 8,000 objects. Overnight: Glasgow (B)
Day 8: Farewell
After a final breakfast, you will be met and transfer to Glasgow or Edinburgh Airport for your departure flight home.
|Max 29 Guests
|Jun 6 - Jun 13
|Jul 11 - Jul 18
|Sep 05 - Sep 12
|Sep 19 - Sep 26
|Doubletree by Hilton Edinburgh or similar
|MacDonald Hotel Aviemore or similar
|Clayton Hotel Glasgow or similar
- 7 nights accommodation at 4 star hotels with full breakfast each morning
- Dinner at hotels on days 4 & 5
- Visits/Experiences: Walking Tour of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Castle,Stirling Castle, Rosslyn Chapel, Abbotsford House, Whisky distillery,Cruise on LochNess, Urquhart Castle, Elgin Cathedral, Culloden Battlefield, Highl and FolkMuseum.
- Kelvingrove Art Gallery
- Modern motor-coach for days 2-7
- English speaking guide for days 1-7
- Porterage x1 piece of luggage P.P.
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