Bdgold-Romantic Journeys Of Scotland
Your Holiday Highlights
8 Days 7 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast Home Link included
Join the Scotrail train for one of the Great Railway Journeys of the World -
the line to Kyle of Lochalsh
A train journey on the celebrated West Highland Line to Mallaig a major
Excursion to Grantown-on-Spey, Aviemore and Newtonmore
Enjoy a cruise, with commentary, on Loch Ness on board 'The Royal Scot'.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
We depart from your local area in the morning for northern England and your overnight stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.
We continue north through the Lowland Hills arriving late afternoon at the Highlander Hotel for the next 5 nights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Monday - Thursday
During your stay in Newtonmore the followingexcursions are included:Grantown-on-Spey, Aviemore and Newtonmore– We make our way to Grantown-on-Spey, atraditional Highland town on the River Spey onthe northern edge of the Cairngorms NationalPark, a beautiful charming place with plenty tosee and do. We then make our way to Aviemorefor free time before we return to Newtonmorewhere the remainder of the day is yours toexplore. Maybe visit the Highland Folk Museumwhich is within walking distance of the hotel.Kyle of Lochalsh – We travel north into theHighland capital, Inverness. Here we join theScotrail train for one of the Great Railway Journeys of the World – the line to Kyle ofLochalsh. The route takes us through some of thebest scenery in the country, skirting lochs andpassing remote villages. After a break in Kyle ofLochalsh we enjoy the return ride, this time byroad, back to the hotel.Fort William, Glenfinnan and Mallaig – Thisexcursion takes us south west along the shore ofLoch Laggan and through Glen Spean to FortWilliam. Here we have another train journey, thistime on the celebrated West Highland Line toMallaig. This spectacular line passes hiddenlochs and inlets, silver sands, and crosses themagnificent Glenfinnan viaduct on its way west.Mallaig is a major fishing port and we have timeto wander around the harbour and explorebefore we catch the train for the return journeyto Fort William and rejoin the coach for the rideback to Newtonmore.Loch Ness Cruise – Loch Ness is our destinationtoday. We travel through unspoilt scenery pastLoch Mhor and along Stratherrick to FortAugustus. Whilst here we have time to obtainlunch and we enjoy a cruise, with commentary,on Loch Ness on board ‘The Royal Scot’. Later weleave Fort Augustus and head north overlookingthe loch towards Inverness before heading backto Newtonmore.
We leave Newtonmore and the Highlandsto retrace our steps south towards NorthernEngland for our overnight stop with dinner, bedand breakfast.
After breakfast we leave and continue on our way home.
Overnight accommodation on the tour outward
and return journeys will be in Northern England. Y
our room will be en suite with television and hospitality tray
and your stay will include dinner, bed and breakfast.
The main stay is in the picturesque Highland village of Newtonmore
at the Highlander Hotel. A delightful hotel where the restaurant,
bar and lounge are warm and welcoming. All bedrooms are en suite,
and have television, hairdryer & hospitality tray.
The hotel does not have a lift.
Saturday We depart and travel to our overnight stay with dinner, bed and breakfastBack to top