Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Stirling & the Trossachs
On this spectacular coach tour, we combine one of the greatest shows on earth, the Edinburgh Military Tattoo, with an exploration of the wonderful sights of Scotland. Take a scenic drive around the beautiful Trossachs on route to the city of Stirling, before heading to the stunning capital of Edinburgh, where you can take some free time before you enjoy the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. The Tattoo is a 90-minute spectacle of innovative production, heart-stopping sound and fantastic fireworks. On this tour, we also spend time on the ‘bonnie banks’ of Loch Lomond, where pretty villages stand along its shores.
- 4 nights hotel with Scottish breakfast
- 3 evening meals
- Travel from a regional joining point
- Travel by Silver Service coach
Regional departure by Silver Service coach, then to Scotland, arriving at our hotel this evening for a four-night stay. Included meals: Dinner
Day 2 - Stirling & the Trossachs
Today’s included excursion takes you through the forested hills, stunning mountains and beautiful lochs of the Trossachs to the town of Stirling, the ancient capital of Scotland. Here the streets of the Old Town all wind upwards towards the castle. From the castle you can admire the surrounding landscape, known as ‘Braveheart Country’, following Hollywood’s interpretation of the life of William Wallace, Scotland’s first freedom fighter. Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3 - Edinburgh & Military Tattoo
After a leisurely morning we travel to Edinburgh, one of Europe’s great capital cities. Walk the Royal Mile, which links Castle Hill (the city’s oldest street), the Lawnmarket, High street and Cannongate and runs through the heart of the Old Town. Take time to discover the atmospheric ‘closes’ or alleys running rib-like off the backbone of the Mile. There is also a good choice of pubs, restaurants and teashops – so it’s easy to find refreshments while exploring.
In the evening, we take our seats for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo (admission included). The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo draws together a host of creative talent from four continents. With innovative production, heart-stopping sound, imaginative graphics, state-of-the-art lighting and specially commissioned fireworks, this is a 90-minute show not to be missed. Included meals: Breakfast
Day 4 - Loch Lomond
Join today's included excursion to the ‘bonnie banks’ of Loch Lomond with pretty villages along its shores, where a picture-postcard view awaits around every corner. Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 - Gretna Green
On our return journey, we briefly visit Gretna Green, then return to your original departure point. Included meals: Breakfast
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