Come and see the world’s largest equine sculptures up close, re-discover the compelling history of Edinburgh on a guided walking tour and relax in Stirling alongside friends on this fascinating break to Scotland. To make your break even more enjoyable we have included admission to the Palace of Holyroodhouse, free time in Stirling and afternoon tea.
DURING YOUR STAY
Day 1 – Enjoy a relaxing journey to our hotel in Stirling, with comfort stop in Kendal en-route.
Day 2 – After breakfast we have arranged a coach tour of Edinburgh, explore famous landmarks and hidden secrets in Edinburgh with an informative guide showing you the way before enjoying the afternoon at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh
Day 3 – Stirling is one of the most historically significant cities in Scotland, and today you are free to explore it in your own time. Afternoon tea will also be served in the comfort of your hotel today.
Day 4 – This morning we visit the Kelpies, the world’s largest equine sculptures and a stunning tribute to the horse power heritage that was vital to the early industries of central Scotland. . Later this afternoon, we travel the short distance to the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Her Majesty The Queen’s official residence where we have included admission.
Day 5 – After breakfast we travel home via a scenic drive through the Lake District
Golden Lion Flagship Hotel, Stirling ***
This elegant hotel has welcomed guests, including royalty, for more than 200 years. The Scottish poet Robert Burns wrote a poem on a hotel window frame, and a plaque commemorating this is now on the hotel’s front. Located in central Stirling the hotel offers a traditional bar and a restaurant.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Half day coach tour of Edinburgh
Admission to The Kelpies
Admission to Palace of Holyroodhouse
Free time at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh & Kendal
A Scenic driver through the Lake District
SKILLS REF: LBTF
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Mon 23 July 5 £439 £100