5 Day Scottish Tour - Taste of Scotland
Superior First Class Hotels

What souveniers will you bring back from Scotland on your trip next year? A good bottle of malt Scotch whisky? Something tartan (what we call "plaid"? Scottish shortbread? There's plenty of time to shop on our Taste of Scotland tour. 5 Days. Explore the very best of Scotland's gorgeous scenery and bustling cities on this short-and-sweet introductory tour.

mapTaste of Scotland map

Day 1: Glasgow Highlights
Your Scottish trip starts at 2:30 pm when you meet your tour director at your Glasgow hotel and set out on an introductory tour of central Glasgow. This is a city that flourished in Victorian times due to the shipbuilding industry and international trade. Drive around George Square with its ornate City Chambers and visit Provand’s Lordship, Glasgow’s oldest house built in 1471. The house was originally part of a hospital and has been extensively restored and furnished. Join your tour director, guide and travel companions for a welcome drink before dinner. (D)

Scotland and Ireland tour Day 2: Loch Lomond & Loch Ness Cruise

Travel alongside the famous Loch Lomond, renowned for its unsurpassed beauty and through the deep valley of Glen Coe, notorious for the Campbell massacre of the Clan Macdonald in 1692. Drive through Fort William and stop at the Spean Bridge Woollen Mill, which offers a good selection of quality Scottish goods. At Fort Augustus embark on a short cruise on Loch Ness to keep an eye out for “Nessie.” Continue your journey north to Nairn for your next overnight stay. (B, D)

Scottish Castle Day 3: Whisky Tasting & St Andrews

Drive to Blair Athol Distillery in Pitlochry to see how whisky is distilled and sample some. Continue south to St Andrews, renowned as the “Home of Golf” and for its university, Scotland’s oldest. Spend some time to explore on your own. Drive south to Edinburgh and to your gracious manor house hotel, set on 1,000 acres with two golf courses and spa facilities a few miles from the city. Dine at a Scottish Evening on some excellent Scottish cuisine followed by a lively show with songs, stories and traditional dancing. (B, D)

Scottish tea Day 4: Edinburgh Castle & City Tour

This morning tour the principal sights of Edinburgh with a local guide. Drive along the bustling Princes Street and through the gracious, wide streets of the 200-year-old Georgian New Town. Walk along part of the Royal Mile where compact medieval houses reach 11 floors tall. Visit Edinburgh Castle, which dominates the city and contains the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Scone. The balance of the day is free. On August 4 – 25departures, seats are reserved for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. (B)

Day 5: Homeward
Your tour ends after breakfast today. (B)

GROUP AIRPORT TRANSFERS

When we book your flights together with a coach tour, we include complimentary group transfers on the starting and ending date of tours at times specified on each itinerary - a $30 per person fee applies to land only bookings.

Includes:
  • Sightseeing by luxury coach
  • Professional tour director
  • Full daily breakfast (except day 1)
  • Sightseeing
    Headsets for walking tours
    Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap
Your Hotels Superior First Class Hotels
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Central,Glasgow (1 night)
  • Muthu Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)
  • Dalmahoy, Edinburgh (2 nights)
    Price per person sharing a twin or triple room. ONLY ONE TRIPLE ROOM IS AVAILABLE PER DEPARTURE - BOOK EARLY. Save 10% per person on coach land tour prices if you are 8 & under 18 and traveling with at least one full fare paying passenger. Airfare is available from many cities. Just ask

If you don't see the date you are interested in, please call us. Availability changes often. The lowest prices are for a larger sized scheduled tour;the lower priced departures are guaranteed to be a small group.

5 day 2021
START GLASGOW USD
16-Mar $1,345
23-Mar $1,209
4-Apr $1,495
18-Apr $1,495
24-Apr $1,495
30-Apr $1,495
7-May $1,545
23-May $1,545
28-May $1,595
6-Jun $1,595
8-Jun $1,595
13-Jun $1,595
25-Jun $1,595
13-Jul $1,595
25-Jul $1,595
15-Aug $1,595
22-Aug $1,595
24-Aug $1,595
29-Aug $1,595
10-Sep $1,595
26-Sep $1,545
28-Sep $1,545
10-Oct $1,545
22-Oct $1,345

TERMS & CONDITIONS: Pay a $500 per person deposit.

Cancellation Penalties: Airfare up to 100%; Land: Penalties per person apply: 70 days or longer: Forfeiture of deposit 69 - 46 days: 35% per person 45 - 8 days: 45% per person 7 - 1 days: 60% per person, On day of departure: 100% per person Travel Insurance from $60
This program appears only on our website. A printed brochure does not exist for this tour.


Please Email Us For Information Call 1-800-221-2474 9AM - 5PM Mon-Fri Eastern Time