Iitinerary - Edinburgh, Oban and the West Highland Line

Day 1 - Caledonian Sleeper

Travel in comfort on your first day with a night on board the famous Caledonian Sleeper and arrive in the Scottish Highlands after a sound nights sleep. You'll awake to views from your cabin of the Scottish countryside, a magnificent array of shady glens, rugged mountain peaks and a coastline strewn with quaint fishing villages. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel in romantic Glencoe. (Overnight in Glencoe) 

Day 2 - Fort William

Today you are free to explore Fort William and Glencoe at your leisure, which sit among some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. Take a stroll through the Glen or wander one of the many short highland walks for some truly glorious views. Be sure to keep your eye out for deer and other local wildlife along the way. If there is time you can head off to Old Inverlochy Castle for a taste of history, it's a lovely walk along the banks of the river on the Old Glen Way. After your day of sightseeing be sure to cosy up in one of the traditional pubs, grab a seat by a roaring fire and have a wee glass of whisky for the true Highland experience. (Overnight in Glencoe) Included Breakfast

Day 3 - acobite Steam Train / West Highland Line

Embark on a scenic train journey described by some as the world's most beautiful. The Jacobite winds its way through breath-taking Scottish scenery. You'll pass lochs and mountains, across the impressive Glenfinnan Viaduct and on until reaching Mallaig. Explore this charming coastal community before returning to Fort William. When the Jacobiteis not running enjoy this beautiful journeyon the local Scot Rail service. (Overnight in Glencoe) Included Breakfast

Day 4 - Fort William Tooban

Your journey today takes you from Fort William to pretty seaside town of Oban. After checking into your hotel why nottake a walk to McCaig's Tower, Oban's take on the Roman Colosseum, a perfect vantage point for viewing Oban and the surrounding area. (Overnight in Oban) Included Breakfast

Day 5 - Oban

Begin your final day in Oban by exploring the ruins of Dunollie Castle and take in the dramatic views of the island of Kerrara. Acquaint yourslf with the history of the Scottish clans than occupied the area and enjoy lunch in the castle's pleasant garden café. Alternatively take a walk to Gallanach and catch a ferry across to the island of Kerrera, explore Gylen castle and relax for lunch in it's exquisite tea garden. That evening be sure to eat out in one of the towns famous seafood restaurants. (Overnight in Oban)  Included Breakfast

Day 6 - Oban to Edinburgh

Today you'll board the train and head off to Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital. Along the way, relax onboard and enjoy the romantic Scottish landscape as it rolls by. (Overnight in Edinburgh) Included Breakfast

Day 7 - Edinburgh

Take time today to stroll Edinburgh's historic streets. Visit historic spots like Holyrood Palace on your included tour. Make your way to Edinburgh Castle perched on its rock overlooking the city and surrounding area. History lovers will relish the chance to see and learn about the castle and its place in Scottish lore. View the “Honours of Scotland” once the regalia of Scottish monarchs. To catch a glimpse of Edinburgh's medieval era, visit the city's oldest standing structure, St. Margaret's located inside the castle complex. (Overnight in Edinburgh) Included Breakfast

Day 8 - Edinburgh

Take the train to London where your scenic train journey ends. Included Breakfast

Departure dates and prices 2021 - Edinburgh, Oban and the West Highland Line

Railbookers brochure pricee in Black from £1099

Travel 55 discount prices in Red from £1045

Tel Railbookers reservations on 0203 780 2110 and quote Travel code TR55RB

Book with confidence. Railbookers is a member of ABTA Y6401 and ATOL 7579. Which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct, as well as financial protection for your holiday. All packages inclusive of flights will be financially protected by the ATOL scheme.’ Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code TR55RB to receive your 5% discount. Tel Railbookers reservations on 0203 780 2110

May 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1399 Discount price from £1330

June 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1349 Discount price from £1282

July 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1499 Discount price from £1425

August 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1549 Discount price from £1472

September 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1399 Discount price from £1330

October 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1149 Discount price from £1092

November 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1099 Discount price from £1045

December 2021 Departing Daily.

Brochure prices from £1099 Discount price from £1045

Prices are based on two people sharing a standard room, and are subject to availability and change. Single occupancy supplements apply. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival

Railbookers
Edinburgh, Oban and the West Highland Line

2021 discount prices from £1045

Travel north aboard the Caledonian Sleeper as it makes its way to Fort William. Journey past Scottish mountains and Glens on the scenic Jacobite steam train. Explore two great destinations brimming with Scotland’s history and heritage in Oban and Edinburgh. Scotland both ancient and modern comes to life on this magnificent train journey!

To book this scenic rail holiday with Railbookers call them direct on 0203 780 2110 and quote code TR55RB you will then recieve a 5% discount saving per person on this Edinburgh, Oban and the West Highland Line rail holiday.

Travel 55 in association with Railbookers. To book call direct on 0203 780 2110 and quote Travel 55 code TR55RB you will then receive a 5% discount from the Railbookers brochure price.

What's Included

  • 1 nights onboard the Caledonian Sleeper
  • 2-nights' hotel accommodation with breakfast in Fort William / Glencoe
  • 2-nights' hotel accommodation with breakfast in Oban
  • 2 nights' hotel accommodation with breakfast in Edinburgh
  • Rail travel in standard class throughout
  • Skip the Line: Edinburgh Castle Admission
  • Roundtrip journey on the Jacobite Steam Train(April to October only)

Trip Highlights

  • Explore Edinburgh's history with skip-the-line entrance to the Castle
  • Spend 2 nights in the beautiful seaside town of Oban
  • Take one of the world's most beautiful train journeys through the West Highlands on the Jacobite Steam Train (April to October only)
  • Enjoy an overnight train journey on the Caledonian Sleeper

Trains

Caledonian Sleeper

The Caledonian Sleeper provides overnight travel between London and Scotland. It is actually two separate trains; the Highland sleeper, which serves Inverness, Fort William, and Aberdeen, and the Lowland sleeper for Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Jacobite Steam Train

The Jacobite Steam train runs select departures between Fort William and Mallaig along part of the scenic West Highland line.

UK Rail

Trains in the United Kingdom are run by a number of operators under franchise agreements with the Government. The types of train and facilities therefore vary, even within a brand.


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