Your itinerary - Highland Adventure
Meet your Tour Manager at London Euston Station for our lunchtime departure on the West Coast Line to Glasgow. On arrival we transfer by coach to Crianlarich and the Crianlarich Hotel for one night.st service to Newcastle-upon-Tyne. On arrival we check in to the Station Hotel for three nights.
By coach we make our way to Fort William to enjoy a ride on the Jacobite Steam Train. This service is regarded as one of the great rail journeys of the world and an unforgettable experience. You can look forward to ‘steaming’ past the much photographed viaduct at Glenfinnan, the beautiful scenery that surrounds Loch Shiel and Loch Morar as well as enjoying a fabulous sea life cruise to discover the fascinating variety of wildlife found off the West coast of Scotland. By coach we make our way through Monarch of the Glen Country to arrive in the Spey Valley for three nights at the Craiglynne Hotel in Grantown-on-Spey for three nights.
Taking a local coach we discover Whisky Country and include a tour and tasting amid the beautiful Spey Valley before reaching Elgin where we visit the only existing mill in Scotland that continues to transform raw cashmere to the finished article. We return via the ancient fishing port of Nairn.
We join our coach for a long, but rewarding day as we pass by Inverness and onward across the scenic Highlands to the magical Isle of Skye. Crossing the Skye Road Bridge with fabulous views we reach Broadford. After an included light lunch we pause to view the dramatic Eilean Donan Castle, backdrop to many films, before returning along the shores of Loch Ness.
Through Speyside on our local coach to reach Blair Castle this morning, home of the Duke of Atholl and the only castle with its own private army! Discover tales of Mary Queen of Scots and Bonnie Prince Charlie before heading to the popular tourist centre of Pitlochry. We continue on to the King Robert Hotel in Stirling for a two night stay.
Our coach takes us to the Royal capital of Scotland, Edinburgh to enjoy free time this morning before we head to the shores of the Firth of Forth to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia – used by the Royal Family for 40 years. We return over the iconic Forth Road Bridge for our final night, including a Scottish night and entertainment at our hotel.
We transfer to Stirling Station for our return journey, arriving at London Euston late afternoon.
Times (in local time) are as follows, but are subject to change:
Depart Euston 11.30 : Return Euston 15.11
First Class: Euston to Glasgow
Return £149 per person
Please ask for details at the time of booking
Departure dates and prices 2019 Highland Adventure : half board - 7% discount on all dates
Grand UK brochure price in Black from £849
Travel 55 discount price in Red from £790
Tel Grand UK reservations on 01603 886 795 and quote Travel 55 ref: TRA55 + tour code TSCO
|29 September - 7 days
All prices £'s per person. Half Board, Train & Coach Holiday. No single supplement. Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. The discount will be applied accordingly to reflect the price. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website
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