EDINBURGH TATTOO

Each August, Edinburgh plays host to the unforgettable “Edinburgh Military Tattoo” which is performed against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.  This popular tour includes tickets to this military marvel and a number of excursions to enjoy some truly magnificent Scottish scenery.

The three star King Robert Hotel Stirling is situated on the banks of the River Clyde, near Glasgow and combines excellent quality and a pleasant ambience. Rooms have TV, air-conditioning and tea/coffee facilities.

Itinerary

Thursday We depart Cornwall and travel to Preston where we enjoy an overnight stop at the Holiday Inn.

Friday After breakfast we continue our journey north. During the day we will visit the popular town of Moffat, an attractive 19th century spa town which preserves its history well.

Saturday A free morning in Sterling and lunch at our hotel. During the afternoon we make our way to Edinburgh where there is time at leisure before the evening performance of the Tattoo. Held in the grounds of Edinburgh Castle this unforgettable evening offers military ceremony, theatre and dance.

Sunday We enjoy a relaxed breakfast this morning and a slightly later start. Our tour will take us to Scotland’s oldest city, Perth. As one of Scotland’s original settlements it has a wealth of history to explore. On our return we will enjoy a brief stop at Kinross, gateway to The Highlands.

Monday Following breakfast we enjoy a scenic tour of the Trossachs. During the day we will visit the Scottish towns of Callander and Aberfoyle. In the afternoon we enjoy a cruise on the famous Steam Ship Sir Walter Scott on Loch Katrine.

Tuesday Checking out of our hotel we travel south and tour through the Cumbrian countryside. We have a break in Bowness, on the banks of Lake Windermere. We then travel on to Preston for an overnight stop at The Holiday Inn.

Wednesday We leave Preston and make our way back to Cornwall arriving home during the evening.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £86 per person

Home pick up £12 per person

£75 non-refundable deposit

Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel

Tour subject to loading

TATTOO NOT SUITABLE FOR ANYONE WITH WALKING DIFFICULTIES

 

Total Price Includes:

Executive coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

Porterage at Main Hotel

5 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

1 Night lunch, bed and breakfast

Welcome drink on arrival at main hotel

Excursions as detailed

Ticket for Edinburgh Tattoo

Cruise on Loch Katrine

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Thursday 16th to

Wednesday 22nd August 2018

7 Day Tour

£595

For more details

please phone

01209 717152