A Taste of Scotland (5 Nights)

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Explore Scotland's Highlights

Sprawling across the northern third of Great Britain, Scotland is a mosaic of remote highlands and rugged shorelines, rustic farms and bygone fishing villages that seem little changed by modern times. But it also nurtures dynamic cities like Edinburgh and Glasgow, places where art, science and industry are helping invent the future. A great northern land begging to be discovered by those who crave rich history, quirky culture, the great outdoors and timeless legends.

This four-night itinerary offers the perfect taster tour of Scotland’s highlights. From Edinburgh, to the beautiful countryside of the Highlands and beyond, you will discover stunning natural wonders and impressive historical sites. You will visit the Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyrood House, where you’ll learn all about the history of Scotland’s capital; Scone Palace and Glamis Castle, set in Scotland’s stunning countryside; our famous Scotch Whisky Distilleries, to appease your taste buds with tastings of this unique golden spirit; and some of the most stunning landscapes in the country, such as The Isle of Skye and the Trossachs. This luxury itinerary provides door to door luxury and relaxation from the moment you arrive into Scotland.

 

 
Example Duration:

5 Nights

Best Time to Visit:

Year Round

Recommended for:

Groups, Couples, Solo-Travellers

HIGHLIGHTS:

Luxury Pristine Private Vehicle

Local Knowledgeable Driver-Guide

Scottish History and Nature Tour

Relaxation and Spa Treatments

5 Star Luxury Accommodation

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Day 1. Discover Edinburgh

Edinburgh offers something for everyone, from its rich historic legacy to the latest in modern architecture and design. Learn about Edinburgh’s intricate history at Edinburgh Castle, and at the Palace of Holyrood House, and stroll through the historic cobbled Royal Mile with your experienced local guide.

Day 2. Into the Highlands

Head into the Highlands to discover the Cairngorms National Park, home to some of Scotland’s most stunning landscapes and wildlife. En route, you’ll walk the royal hallways of Scone Palace, the crowning-place of Scottish kings, and visit the grand fortifications of Glamis Castle, childhood home of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.



Day 3. Nature and Whisky

As you head up to Inverness, you will come across Speyside, home to the highest concentration of distilleries in Scotland. Appease your taste buds with a luxury tour and tasting at a Speyside Distillery, before discovering the history of the Inverness area at Culloden Battlefield and Fort George.

Day 4. Isle of Skye

The journey to Skye will take you along the full length of Loch Ness, with a chance to set sail on these famous waters. After crossing the road, explore the magnificent Isle of Skye and visit some of the stunning sites that justify its status as one of the most beautiful places in the World.



Day 5. Glencoe and The Trossachs

Today is all about the scenery as you traverse Glencoe’s dramatic mountain ranges, pass through The Trossachs, Scotland's first National Park, and witness lands that have inspired, artists, poets and song writers for centuries. You'll have the chance to set sail on the glistening waters of Loch Lomond famed in song and verse.

Day 6. Departure

Depending on return flight/train time, you might wish to indulge in some last-minute sightseeing or shopping on route to the airport/train station. Your private driver-guide will be on-call to offer recommendations and assist with transfers/tours around town that you might wish to do. Once satisfied with your final arrangements, your private driver-guide will transfer you to your departure platform/terminal and bid you farewell for your return journey.

 
 
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