- About Us
- Themed Holidays
- Contact Us
Immerse yourself in Scottish hospitality on this amazing vacation. Board your motorcoach in London and head north, crossing the Scottish border and arriving in Edinburgh for two overnights. Here, guided sightseeing includes the mighty castle, where you admire Scotland’s Crown Jewels. On to St. Andrews, home of golf; Braemar, home of the Royal Highland Games for the past 900 years; and Royal Deeside, where the Queen is an annual visitor. Cross the battlefield of Culloden Moor and visit the Highland capital of Inverness before driving to the beautiful Isle of Skye. Take the ferry back across the Sound of Sleat to Mallaig, then enjoy more breathtaking scenery. Ben Nevis, Glen Coe, and the “Bonnie Banks” of Loch Lomond are highlights on the way to Glasgow for your last overnight before returning to London.
Visits to Edinburgh Castle, tickets for Edinburgh Military Tattoo (departure numbers August 4, August 11, August 18), St. Andrews, Braemar, Culloden Moor, Fort William, Glasgow
Scottish Lowlands and Highlands, Royal Deeside, Isle of Skye, Loch Lomond
Local Guide for city sightseeing in Edinburgh; Host service in London. Professional Tour Director while touring
|Day 1 London–Edinburgh, Scotland.
Meet your Tour Director and traveling companions and depart at 8 am for a day of northbound travel heading for the Scottish border and the city of Edinburgh.
|Day 2 Edinburgh.
A full day to enjoy the Scottish capital. Morning sightseeing with a Local Guide introduces you to the 200-year-old “New Town” and famous scientists, inventors, and novelists. In the “Old Town,” drive up the narrow Royal Mile to Edinburgh Castle to admire Scotland’s Crown Jewels. Afternoon at leisure. Don’t miss our optional Scottish night out featuring Highland dancers, bagpipers, and, of course, the Ceremony of the Haggis. For departures August 4, August 11, and August 18, tickets are included for tonight’s performance of the world-renowned Military Tattoo, a vast spectacle of massed Scottish pipe bands that takes place in an arena on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle. (B)
|Day 3 Edinburgh–St. Andrews–Braemar–Culloden Moor–Inverness–Strathpeffer.
A day of memorable sightseeing: St. Andrews, whose Royal and Ancient Golf Club has given us the rules of golfing; Braemar, home of the Royal Highland Games for over 900 years; and Royal Deeside, where the Queen is an annual visitor. Cross the battlefield of Culloden Moor with its memories of Bonnie Prince Charlie, then via Inverness, head for your Highland destination. (B,D)
|Day 4 Strathpeffer–Isle of Skye–Fort William–Glasgow.
More heather-clad moors as you drive through the western Highlands to Lochalsh and the Inner Hebridean Isle of Skye. The route back to the mainland is by ferry across the Sound of Sleat to Mallaig, then breathtaking scenery all the way to Fort William beneath Ben Nevis. Glen Coe, where the MacDonald Clan was massacred in 1692, and a drive along the “Bonnie Banks” of Loch Lomond are scenic highlights on the way to Glasgow, Scotland’s great cultural city. (B,D)
|Day 5 Glasgow–London, England.
Relax and let the countryside pass by on your southbound journey back to London for an evening arrival, where your holiday ends. (B)
EDINBURGH Capital (F)
STRATHPEFFER Ben Wyvis (ST)
GLASGOW Pond (F)
Private first-class air-conditioned motorcoach. Isle of Skye ferry
View the following dates and prices to find just the right date for your vacation. Below you’ll find the date the vacation starts and date you’ll return.
Prices based on double room occupancy.
Add gratuities for Tour Director and Driver of $46 per person.
Single room supplement:
No triple room reduction.
In London you need at least one overnight before and after your tour.
Our Volume Buying Power Saves You Money!
Taxes & fees
Not Included In Your Vacation Price (Land-Only or Cruise-Only)
The following list of optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These optional excursions might or might not be available. Whether it’s a special dinner, a local show or a special behind-the-scenes glimpse into an historical site, optional excursions are a wonderful way to enrich your vacation even further. Plus, they give you flexibility. We include the must-see sites and experiences, and we also understand that people take interest in different activities and may want to craft a more personal vacation by hand-picking optional excursions that appeal to them.
Availability is subject to sufficient participation, weather conditions, seasonal suitability, days of operation, group interests, and general feasibility for your vacation. The approximate value listed gives you a good, general idea of what you can expect to pay but may vary once you are on your vacation. Some information provided might be in a foreign currency; you can use our online currency converter for exchange rate information.
Scottish Evening with Bagpipers and the Ceremony of the Haggis Your evening commences in style with a piper welcoming you in traditional Scottish style. Savor a delicious four-course banquet with wine, then let your host lead you through an evening of music, song and dance culminating in the traditional Ceremony of the Haggis and the joint singing of ‘Auld Lang Syne’ written by Robert Burns.
Approximate value: £64 GBP per person