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Edinburgh & The Borders Heritage

Edinburgh & The Borders Heritage

Edinburgh is steeped in history, from its world famous castle perched atop a volcanic rock to tis palace, HM The Queen's official residence in Scotland, and from the Georgian House to the National Museum of Scotland and every brick and cobbled alley in between - the city is a historical jewel.

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Edinburgh is steeped in history, from its world famous castle perched atop a volcanic rock to tis palace, HM The Queen's official residence in Scotland, and from the Georgian House to the National Museum of Scotland and every brick and cobbled alley in between - the city is a historical jewel.

Edinburgh is steeped in history, from its world famous castle perched atop a volcanic rock to tis palace, HM The Queen’s official residence in Scotland, and from the Georgian House to the National Museum of Scotland and every brick and cobbled alley in between – the city is a historical jewel.

 

INCLUDED:

3 nights’ accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Admission Abbotsford House & Gardens

Admission Royal Yacht Britannia

Admission Kailzie Gardens

Scottish Themed Evening in hotel.

Day One

From your home pick-up join your coach for the journey north to Scotland and your hotel, time to relax before dinner.

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Day Two

After a full Scottish breakfast we depart for a full day visit to the capital city of Edinburgh. Our first stop is an included visit to the Royal Yacht Britannia, home to her Majesty The Queen and Royal Family for over 40 years. Follow in the footsteps of Royalty to discover the heart and soul of this most special of Royal residences. We continue into the centre of the city for free time. There is so much to see here from the magnificent Castle which dominates the city, the Royal Mile, Holyrood House, the Scottish Whiskey experience and the shopping on Princes Street.

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Day Three

Today we visit Melrose where the heart of Robert the Bruce is buried in Abbey Gardens, we also take time to visit nearby Abbotsford, Sir Walter Scott's home. The visitor centre takes you from his birth in Edinburgh to his childhood in the borders and then his fam as a writer. Explore the house and gardens which were fundamentally designed by Scott himself. On our back to the hotel, we stop at Kailzie Gardens in Peebles with its pretty walled garden and greenhouses. We return to our hotel for a Farewell Scottish themed dinner with entertainment.

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Day Four

This morning we must begin our journey home with refreshment stops enroute.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

Mercure Peebles Barony Castle Hotel, 4 star

Originally built for the Murrays of Blackbarony, and steeped in history, this imposing 16th century tower house has evolved into the modern, welcoming hotel of today.  Set in 25 acres of stunning grounds which include the Yew Tree Walk and Lime Avenue.  The hotel has an indoor heated pool and fitness centre and all rooms include tea/coffee making facilities, TV, hairdryer and iron/ironing board.

 

 

 

 

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Water Street Abergele, Water Street
Opposite Bowling Green
Bangor, Tesco Bus Stop Bangor, Tesco Bus Stop
Chester Holiday Inn South Chester, Holiday Inn South
Chester Services Chester, Services on M56
Colwyn Bay Station Colwyn Bay, Station
Ewloe St Davids Park Ewloe, MainRoad Outside St Davids Park Hotel
Flint, Jones Motors Flint, Jones Motors
Holywell, Bus Station Holywell, Bus Station
Home Pick Up Home Pick Up
Llandudno Jct Station Llandudno Junction Station Car Park
Llandudno Mostyn Broadway Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park, Bus Stop
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