Tour Type: Country Explorer
Brochure Type: Preview Europe and Britain 2022

Experience the Best of Scotland from Edinburgh Castle to the eclectic streets of Glasgow. Revel in the romance and history of the Scottish Highlands and contemplate the mysterious depths of Loch Ness, before toasting bonnie Scotland's lochs, glens and legendary locals.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Explore Edinburgh with a Local Specialist
  • Discover Glasgow and Stirling
  • Visit Edinburgh Castle, Pitlochry, the Isle of Skye, Glagow Cathedral, Culloden Battlefield and Stirling Castle
  • View the 18th green at St. Andrews, the Glenfinnan Monument, Eilean Donan Castle, Loch Ness, Glencoe, Necropolis, George Square and Glengoyne whiskey distillery in Glasgow
Dining Highlights
  • 6 breakfasts
  • 4 dinners (including Be My Guest)
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Ferry from Mallaig to the Isle of Skye
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • Tickets are included for the world-famous Tattoo during the Edinburgh Festival
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Handcrafted Highlights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 12/31/2020
Duration
7 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1EdinburghWelcome to Edinburgh: Get lost in the narrow lanes of Edinburgh - the Scottish capital with a mystical air that combines ancient heritage with the verve of a modern city. Spend your day at leisure delving into its rich history and embracing the warm culture of the Scots, before joining your travel companions and Travel Director for a Welcome Reception with a light meal and drinks.
Novotel Centre/Apex Haymarket
Day 2EdinburghDiscover Enchanting Edinburgh: Join your Local Specialist this morning for an intriguing sightseeing tour of the city. Ascend Castle Rock and visit Edinburgh Castle, which watches over the surrounding city from its elevated vantage point. Stroll through the Old Town along the Royal Mile and see the stunning Palace of Holyroodhouse before enjoying time at leisure to soak up the city's festive atmosphere. Tickets to see the spectacular Edinburgh Tattoo are included on departures that coincide with performance dates.
Day 3Scottish HighlandsVenture into the Scottish Highlands: Tread in the footsteps of the world's golfing greats and head to St. Andrews en route to the glorious Scottish Highlands. A scenic drive takes us north and across the Firth of Tay, past the city of Dundee to Pitlochry. After lunch, enjoy some free time to explore its river-side setting or join an Optional Experience to Blair Castle, the ancestral home of the Clan Murray. Our day in beautiful surrounds comes to an end with a cosy dinner at our hotel located within the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands.
Laggan/Craiglynne
Day 4Explore Culloden, Loch Ness and the Isle of SkyeExplore Culloden, Loch Ness and the Isle of Skye: Continue your journey to the tragic battlefield of Culloden. Pay tribute to the brave men who lost their lives in the Jacobite Uprising, then journey past Scotland's infamous Loch Ness. The rugged beauty of Eilean Donan Castle will leave you speechless before you continue your journey to the coast and cross to the Isle of Skye. Heather-clad peaks provide a stunning backdrop for our scenic drive across the Sleat Peninsula. Indulge in some free time for lunch before boarding your ferry in Armadale and crossing to Mallaig, back on the mainland.
Day 5GlasgowJourney to Thriving Glasgow: Our first stop today sees us commemorate World War II history at the Commando Memorial near Fort William, from which we admire spectacular views of Britain's highest peak - Ben Nevis. We journey through the volcanic ruins and precipitous mountains that lie just beyond Glencoe to see the 'Glen of Weeping'. Here we remember the MacDonald clansmen who were massacred in 1692. Continuing towards the River Clyde, we arrive at our final stop for the day - Glasgow.
Crowne Plaza
Day 6Walk the Walls of Stirling CastleWalk the Walls of Stirling Castle: Madainn mhath! While your Gaelic may be a little rusty, your orientation tour around this edgy city will be anything but. Begin your day seeing Glasgow's iconic sights. Enjoy views of the Necropolis, the regal George Square and River Clyde, for over 200 years the centre of shipbuilding. Journey to Stirling, to see its hilltop fortress, which stands as a symbol of national pride. Stirling Castle was once the seat of Scottish kings and queens, including Mary, Queen of Scots. View the Wallace Monument from the castle walls, paying tribute to the Scottish hero who fought for Scotland's independence. Later, we Dive Into Culture at Glengoyne Whisky Distillery and enjoy a wee dram before joining the Wood family at their 15th-century farm on the shores of Loch Ard to Connect With Locals over a home-cooked Be My Guest Farewell Dinner, amidst tales of Rob Roy and a few foot-tapping ceilidh tunes.
Day 7GlasgowFarewell Glasgow: The rugged beauty and warmth of Scotland's people forever in your memories, we enjoy one last hearty breakfast with our travel companions before wishing them and your Travel Director a fond farewell. Find out more about your free airport transfer at trafalgar.com/freetransfers.
Dates/Pricing

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04/17/2022$1,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
04/24/2022$1,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/01/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/05/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/08/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/15/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/19/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/22/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/29/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/02/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/05/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/12/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/16/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/19/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/26/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/30/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/03/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/10/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/14/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/17/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/24/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/28/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/31/2022$2,025.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/04/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/07/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/11/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/14/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/18/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/21/2022$2,365.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/25/2022$2,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/28/2022$2,025.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/01/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/04/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/08/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/11/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/15/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/18/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/22/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/25/2022$1,925.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/02/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/06/2022$1,895.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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