Scottish Boarders & Royal Yacht 5 Days - Melrose
- Duration: 5 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TALF5395Y
- Travel Type: Coach
Melrose is a small town on the South side of the Rvier Tweed. As one of the most beautiful towns in Scotland, Melrose is best known for Melrose Abbey which lies to the North East side of the centre of the town. With an abundance of independent shops and cafes there is ample things to do whilst visiting this pretty little town.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Edinburgh & Royal Yacht Britannia
Scotland's capital city boasts historic buildings from mediaeval, Georgian and neo-classical eras./nHer castle houses the Stone of Destiny and the Scottish Crown Jewels (entry fees apply)./nThere are many museums, galleries and exhibitions to tempt the visitor (entry fees may apply)./nListed as part of the National Historic Fleet, HMY Britannia (entry included in tour cost) is moored in the historic Port of Leith /nSince decommissioning in 1997, many millions of people have visited the yacht to explore the floating former home of the Royal Family. /nHighlights include a Rolls-Royce Phantom V state car, owned by the royal family in the 1960s, on view in the ship's garage./n
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
Today is left free to allow for relaxing in the hotel or exploring the local area. /nDon't hesitate to enquire with the hotel reception regarding local attractions and travel options.
Day 4 - Jedburgh Half Day
Enjoy panoramic views from your coach seat, as we explore beautiful Border Country./nWe call at Jedburgh, known for its associations with Mary Queen of Scots./n
Day 5 - Return Travel
Waverley Castle Hotel
A 4-minute walk from the River Tweed, this stately looking hotel is located within 5 acres of rolling parkland. Waverley Castle prides itself on its stylish guest spaces with a choice of relaxing lounge and bar areas, chic dining room and beautifully refurbished ballroom.