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Destination

Scotland

Duration

10 Days

Price

On Request

Days Activities Accommodations
Day 1
Edinburgh
  • Airport Transfer (Arrival)
The Principal Edinburgh George Street - Superior Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 2
Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh Highlights w/Castle (Half Day-Private)
The Principal Edinburgh George Street - Superior Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 3
Edinburgh
  • Highland, Lochs, Glens & Whisky
The Principal Edinburgh George Street - Superior Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 4
Isle of Skye
  • Edinburgh to Isle of Skye
Cuillin Hills Hotel - Premier Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 5
Isle of Skye
  • Discover the Isle of Skye
Cuillin Hills Hotel - Premier Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 6
Fort William
  • Armdale to Fort William
Iverlochy Castle - Standard Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 7
Fort William
  • Loch Ness & Urquhart Castle
Iverlochy Castle - Standard Room
Bed and Breakfast
Day 8
Glasgow
  • Loch Lomond, Trossachs National Park & Stirling Castle
Dakota Deluxe Glasgow - Classic King
Bed and Breakfast
Day 9
Glasgow
  • Glasgow Hop On Hop Off
Dakota Deluxe Glasgow - Classic King
Bed and Breakfast
Day 10
Glasgow
  • Airport Transfer (Depart)

Day 1
Edinburgh

Welcome to Edinburgh! A Travelous representative awaits your arrival holding a sign with your name printed on it. Transfer in private vehicle with full assistance to your centrally located hotel.

The Principal Edinburgh - Superior Room

Day 2
Edinburgh

Enjoy this half day Edinburgh panoramic tour, covering both the "New" and the "Old" towns. Discover the history of this unique city, the passion of the people and it"s turbulent past. Your tour will pass by the Grassmarket, Arthur"s Seat, National Museum of Edinburgh & the Palace of Holyrood. Your guide will leave you at Edinburgh Castle where you can use your entrance ticket to explore at your leisure.

Edinburgh Castle dominates Scotland's capital city from its great rock. Its story has helped shape the nation's story. Battles were fought over it, royalty lived and died within its walls, and countless generations have been and inspired by it. Behold one of the greatest castles in the United Kingdom.

The Principal Edinburgh - Superior Room

Day 3
Edinburgh

After an early breakfast in your hotel make your way to the pick-up point in Central Edinburgh for your shared sightseeing full day tour. Explore the History, legends and magical tales of the Celtic and Scottish heartlands, & taste the spirit of Scotland. You will travel over the Forth Road Bridge to the town of Dunkeld with its ancient cathedral. From here it is short distance to the Hermitage in Macbeth's Birnam Wood for a forest walk amongst the waterfalls. Then journey north to Pitlochry before travelling to the Queen's View above Loch Tummel. Continue through the mountains to majestic Loch Tay and the village of Kenmore. From here, cross the hills again to the world"s oldest Scotch Whisky distillery at Glenturret, where you have the option to take a tour & tasting (additional cost) before returning to Edinburgh.

The Principal Edinburgh - Superior Room

Day 4
Isle of Skye

After breakfast, depart Edinburgh with your private Driver/Guide via Perth, Aviemore, Loch Ness, & The Eilean Donan Castle before crossing on to the Isle of Skye.

Cuillin Hills Hotel - Premier Room

Day 5
Isle of Skye

Set off for the day and discover the slower pace of island life as your guide takes you on a fully guided tour of the Isle of Skye. Spend the day exploring the island, its incredible rock formations, scenery and the historic Dunvegan Castle, the ancestral home of the Clan Macleod for over 800 years. Visit Portree, Kilt Rock, Trotternish & the Old Man of Storr to name but a few. A highly recommended lunch stop is the fabulously remote "Three Chimneys Restaurant" (pre-booking essential).

Cuillin Hills Hotel - Premier Room

 

Day 6
Fort William

After breakfast your private driver guide will pick you up from your hotel and you"ll drive by South side of the isle before you cross to the mainland from Armadale with ferry. Then drive towards Fort William through the beautiful roads, via Glenfinnan Viaduct (Harry Potter film) to marvel at the scenery. Arrive to Fort William later afternoon.

Iverlochy Castle - Standard Room

Day 7
Fort William

After breakfast your driver guide will take you to Loch Ness for a loch cruise and a chance to spot Nessie. Afterwards, continue on to Urquhart Castle for a guided tour. The magnificently situated Urquhart Castle, on the banks of Loch Ness, remains an impressive stronghold despite its ruinous state. Once one of Scotland"s largest castles, Urquhart"s remains include a tower house that commands splendid views of the famous loch and Great Glen. Urquhart witnessed considerable conflict throughout its 500 years as a medieval fortress and its history from the 13th to 17th centuries was particularly bloody. Following Edward I"s invasion, it fell into English hands and was then reclaimed and lost again. In the 14th century, it figured prominently in the Scots" struggle for independence and came under the control of Robert the Bruce after he became King of Scots. Return to Fort William for overnight.

Iverlochy Castle - Standard Room

Day 8
Glasgow

After breakfast you will return to Glasgow with your private driver guide but along the way pass by Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, including visit to Sterling Castle.

One of Scotland"s grandest castles due to its imposing position and impressive architecture, Stirling Castle commands the countryside for many miles around. It towers over some of the most important battlefields of Scotland"s past including Stirling Bridge, the site of William Wallace"s victory over the English in 1297, and Bannockburn where Robert the Bruce defeated the same foe in the summer of 1314.

Dakota Deluxe Hotel - Classic King Room

Day 9
Glasgow

The rest of the day is at your leisure to do as much or as little as you wish should you need to recharge. You have a Hop On Hop Off ticket of the city included. Either stay on the bus for a guided orientation or jump off and explore. Recommended stops include Kelvingrove Art Gallery and the spectacular Glasgow Cathedral.

Dakota Deluxe Hotel - Classic King Room

 

Day 10
Glasgow

Unfortunately, we say goodbye to you today. Transfer in private vehicle with full assistance to Glasgow Airport for your flight home. Keep the memories alive and we hope to see you in Scotland again soon. Stay Travelous!

In this misty land of legend and mystery, come face to face with the unexpected. Be it in the tallest tower of an imposing castle, the darkest depths of a secluded forest, or just below the surface of a murky loch, the inexplicable, silently permeates the mythical surroundings. Uncover eerie stories passed down through generations, the sound of bagpipes, epic landscapes carved out by icy glaciers millennia ago and towering estates that have stood for centuries. Welcome to the birthplace of tribal Celts and ancient, face-painted Picts, Roman conquerors and audacious red-headed Vikings, fallen monarchs, powerful warrior-royals, noble clansmen, great explorers and pensive philosophers. Where the story of Braveheart isn't just a movie; this is Scotland.

The Principal Edinburgh

The Principal Edinburgh on George Street has been welcoming hotel guests since 1881. At its heart are five listed Georgian townhouses, built in 1775 as homes for Edinburgh"s most prosperous citizens.

Winner of Scottish Hotel of the Year at the 2017 Scottish Hotel Awards, The Principal is an ideal base from which to explore the city or conduct business. The sensitive, i-million-pound restoration and refurbishment combines luxurious natural materials such as oak, marble and leather with a palette of colours inspired by the great 19th-century Scottish landscape painters.

Superior rooms offer the perfect balance of luxury and comfort for a beautiful retreat in Edinburgh"s New Town. Enjoy rich Georgian architecture, stylish d\u233\'e9cor, and period features.

Cuillin Hills Hotel

The Cuillin Hills Hotel in Portree, offers luxury 4 star accommodation on the Isle of Skye, with some of the finest and most spectacular views from any hotel in Scotland. A stunning Location set within fifteen acres of mature private grounds with a fantastic view over Portree Bay towards the majestic Cuillin Mountain Range, and only a 10 minute walk from the town center.

Premier Rooms are beyond idyllic. Enjoy views right over the bay of Portree towards the majesty of the Cuillin mountains. Featuring large rooms with King bedding, and a level of comfort, finish & thought that is of a different class.

Iverlochy Castle

Inverlochy is Scotland's finest luxury hotel and restaurant uniquely located amongst the glens, lochs and mountains of the West Highlands of Scotland. At Inverlochy you will experience one of the most relaxing and exciting vacations of a lifetime, where every detail for your comfort and enjoyment has been carefully considered.

Each of the 17 bedrooms, all with private bathroom, have their own individual design and character, along with splendid views of the grounds and surrounding mountains. Room facilities include 30 inch Phillips mirror televisions, personal safe, cd player, radio, iron/ironing board. DVD player available upon request.

Dakota Deluxe Hotel

The new modern classic. Welcome to a luxury experience that Glasgow deserves. Located in City Centre Glasgow, the Dakota Deluxe (voted Scotland's most stylish hotel) is within a 15-minute walk of Kings Theatre Glasgow, George Square, and Gallery of Modern Art. The SSE Hydro and Glasgow Cathedral are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Contemporary room with a large king size bed, complete with a luxurious ensuite shower. KEY FEATURES:Luxurious king size bed, Full Sky Package with 48" HDTV, Bluetooth and HDMI connectivity, Free Wifi, 300 thread count cotton linens,Monsoon shower and Bespoke toiletries.

Terms and Conditions

What's Included:

  • Accommodation, Activities, Transfers, Meals, and Fees as indicated on your itinerary. Local and international traveler assistance during your tour. Specialised and personalised services.

What's not Included:

  • Airfare to/from the Tour start point, including domestic or inter-country connecting flights, unless otherwise stated in itinerary.
  • tips and gratuities
  • items of a personal nature such as incidentals, excess baggage charges
  • airport taxes/entrance fees, port charges, foreign government departure taxes
  • Visas (unless otherwise indicated), Inspection, Customs, Immigration and Naturalization fees Additional fuel surcharges on cruises
  • Travel Insurance including Medical, Lost Baggage and Trip cancellation
  • Optional activities (golf, watersports, etc.)
  • any other activities or items not explicitly advertised as included in the price of a Tour

 

Reservations/Booking and Deposits:  To book a Tour, each Traveler (or leader of a Group of Travelers) must submit:

 

A.     A completed booking form signed electronically by the main Traveler. By submitting the booking form on the payments page, the traveler accepts our full Terms and Conditions.  

B.     A deposit of 30% of the Tour price (minimum $250 per person), is due immediately upon booking.

C.     The full balance of the trip cost is due ninety days (90) before the trip departure date.

D.      If you book your trip with us ninety days (90 days) or less before the departure date, the full cost of the trip is due at that time.

E.      In the instance payment is made by certified check or wire transfer, reservations will only commence once the check is cleared.

F.      Availability of Services and Accommodations cannot be guaranteed until a Tour is booked.  We will exercise our best efforts to book the Services and Accommodations described in the Tour Itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of Tour date, we may be forced to offer substitutes.  In this instance we will notify you as soon as possible and try to substitute comparable Services and Accommodations based on availability.

G.     Ticketing & credit card processing for international transport and other select domestic airfare pertaining to a specific country is done by a 3rd party and not included in your total land package price unless otherwise stated.

H.     Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $250 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.

       *NOTE: Certain destinations require a 30% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking and therefore, would supersede our standard cancellation policy prior to 90 days in this instance.

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