Ever dreamed of visiting the rugged landscape and enchanting cities of Scotland? You’re in luck. Pick your cities and we’ll book your hotel, transportation and activities.
Three nights in Edinburgh with another three nights in either Glasgow, Inverness or York
| EDINBURGH |
However you want to structure your adventure, your trip will always start in Edinburgh – Scotland’s Capital. You’ll spend three nights in a centrally located hotel in Edinburgh where you’ll have ample time to explore the intricate city. Begin each day with a hearty included breakfast before heading out to take in this Scottish metropolis. Beyond your hotel stay, we’ve also included entrance to the world famous “Scotch Whiskey Experience“ and Edinburgh Castle. On the Scot Whiskey Experience, we will take a guided tour through the history of Scotch Whiskey, complete with a whiskey tasting. Take another day to climb the hill to Edinburgh Castle, poised on ‘Castle Rock” where you can take in the breath taking views of Edinburgh and revel in the rich history this epic Scottish castle has to offer.
Overnight in Brooks Hotel, Edinburgh or similar.
After you’ve spent a few days exploring Edinburgh on your own, it’s time to explore another city! Which city? It’s up to you! You can choose from Glasgow, Inverness OR York.
| GLASGOW |
If you’re into Music, History and Culture than Glasgow is right for you. Glasgow has been continually rated as one of the best places for live music in Britain. It also boasts a host of classic music halls and other underground music venues. Glasgow also lays claim to the most complete Medieval Cathedral on the Scottish Mainland. Included in your tour here will be access to a hop-on-hop-off day trip pass so that you can explore Glasgow at your leisure and take advantage of learning about the city from a certified tour guide.
That’s not all, beyond Glasgow we’ll also include a Day Tour to Oban – the picturesque town on the Scottish Coast. On the tour we’ll pass Dumbarton’s imposing rock fortress and stop on the shores of Loch Fyne. From there we’ll continue exploring to see Kilchurn Castle and make a lunch stop (food not included) in the town of Oban. We’ll have plenty of time to explore before migrating to the banks for Loch Lomond before returning to Glasgow in the evening. For details see FAQ below.
If you choose the Edinburgh + Glasgow Package, you will also receive an included Day Tour to St Andrews from Edinburgh. This tour includes a crossing of the Iconic Forth Bridge into the ancient “Kingdom of Fife”. After a scenic ride, we’ll arrive in St. Andrews for lunch (not included) and a free afternoon. From there, we’ll visit the village of Falkland, Loch Leven (scene of Mary Queen of Scot’s imprisonment and escape) and on to the picturesque village of South Queensferry where we enjoy our final stop before returning to Edinburgh. For details see FAQ below.
Overnight in Jury’s Inn, Glasgow or similar.
| INVERNESS |
Inverness lays claim to the title of “Capital of the Highlands” and it lives up to that. Located just a 30 minutes north of the famous Loch Ness, Inverness is a great choice if you’re not as keen to spend vacation based in a very large city. The city boasts it share of culture and history but it’s also easy to explore on foot for a quiet day in the city. Here you’ll find a thriving food seen and a lovely opportunity to stroll through historic neighborhoods and quaint shopping. Included in this option is a hop-on-hop-off tour day pass of Inverness as well.
No visit to Inverness would be complete without a visit to Loch Ness! With that in mind, we’ve included a Day Tour to Loch Ness complete with an included boat cruise and visit to Urquhart Castle. Learn everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Nessie the Loch Ness Monster and visit the mighty stronghold of Urquhart Castle – complete with a Nessie exhibition.
If you choose the Edinburgh + Inverness Package, you will also receive an included Day Tour to St Andrews from Edinburgh. This tour includes a crossing of the Iconic Forth Bridge into the ancient “Kingdom of Fife”. After a scenic ride, we’ll arrive in St. Andrews for lunch (not included) and a free afternoon. From there, we’ll visit the village of Falkland, Loch Leven (scene of Mary Queen of Scot’s imprisonment and escape) and on to the picturesque village of South Queensferry where we enjoy our final stop before returning to Edinburgh. For details see FAQ below.
Overnight in Columbia Hotel, Inverness or similar.
| YORK |
If you want to split your time between Scotland and see a bit of England as well, visit the famous walled English City of York! To the south of Edinburgh, York is known for it ‘medieval’ feel. York’s ancient walls enclose a winding maze of close streets with the breath taking York Minister Gothic Catedral. No need for a tour bus to take you around this this tourist friendly city – it’s easy accessible by food. Make sure you wander into York’s museums and spend some quality time getting to know it’s traditional pubs.
From York we also include a Day Trip to the Yorkshire Dales. On this day tour we’ll visit the brewery laden town of Masham before heading to Castle Bolton, one the best preserved medieval castles in the country. From there we’ll visit the famous waterfalls of the River Ure, with their three massive drops over the course one mile. The afternoon will find us with some free time at Grassington with its bustling cobbled streets with local food vendors for a bite. On the way back to York we’ll pass through more breathtaking scenery offered by the Yorkshire Dales. For details see FAQ below.
If you choose the Edinburgh + York Package, you will also receive an included Day Tour to Stirling and Loch Lomond from Edinburgh. On this tour, well marvel at the sculptural engineering feat known as the Kelpies. Following that, we’ll head to the city of Stirling for about 2 hours of free time before heading to Aberfyole for lunch (not included) while passing through the dramatic views of Trossachs National Park and its Lochs. That afternoon we’ll make a final stop at Glengoyne, the legendary distillery (entrance not included). For details see FAQ below.