Lochs & Landscapes – Gold!
- Duration: 7 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TGRA2612
- Travel Type: Luxury Coach
7 Days Half Board by Coach
Wonderful scenery, four star accommodation and the comfort of our luxurious Gold coach – the perfect ingredients for a truly memorable holiday in Scotland. Sit back and relax as we tour rolling landscapes, shimmering lochs and popular tourist centres, along with the comfort of our historic four star hotel in the heart of Stirling – Gateway to the Highlands.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Sunday: From local joining points we journey north to reach our overnight stop.
Monday: We head through the borders on our way to the four star Stirling Highland Hotel which is perfectly placed in the centre of the city.
Tuesday: A day at leisure to explore the city and perhaps visit the castle or the old town.
Wednesday: Lochs and mountains abound today as we head for the pleasant town of Crieff and on to the Highland resort and popular tourist centre of Pitlochry. This afternoon we visit Queen’s View - Queen Victoria’s favourite viewpoint with its breathtaking views of Loch Tummel and the surrounding mountains - before following the shores of Loch Tummel to pretty Aberfeldy.
Thursday: Today we drive deep into the Trossachs Natonal Park to reach Loch Katrine where we include a leisurely boat cruise. We continue to the tourist centre of Callander - the much-loved haunt of the poet Sir Walter Scott – before returning via the gentle shores of Loch Venacher.
Friday: A full day to Scotland’s capital – Edinburgh. This morning we include a guided tour of the city before the afternoon is at leisure to explore this wonderful capital, from the majestic castle, the famous Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace and bustling Princes Street (8 days only).
Saturday: Leaving Stirling this morning we enjoy a boat ride on the magnificent Falkirk Wheel, with its stunning views of the spectacular surrounding countryside, before continuing south to our overnight hotel.
Sunday: Today we sadly have to head for home.
Stirling Highland Hotel, Stirling
This 19th Century, four star hotel is located in the centre of Stirling, and less than half a mile from famous Stirling Castle with its many historic associations.
• Restaurant, ‘Headmaster’s Study’ bar and lounge, working observatory, whisky shop • En-suite bedrooms • Indoor pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, beauty rooms, gym • Lift to most rooms
- Free local joining points
- Collect Coach Miles™
- All coach travel
- Reserved seats on tour coaches
- Tour Manager escorted
- Hotel accomodation and board as stated
- No single room supplement
- Excursions/itinerary as stated
- Admission fees and entertainment if stated
- Complete luggage handling
- Price-Back Insurance Offer
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Grand UK Gold - Raising the Standard
Gold Coaches offer you more...
★ Extra leg room and comfort ★ Luxury leather upholstered reclining seats ★ Panoramic windows for maximum view ★ Individually controlled air-conditioning ★ On-board Sat Nav to track your journey ★ Driver-eye camera to view the road ahead ★ On-board library selection ★ Level and easy access to the WC/washroom
Gold Holidays are a cut above the rest...
★ Hotels of a three or four star standard ★ Great food and service ★ Special hotel welcome reception ★ Gold welcome bag ★ Top Tour Managers and Tour Drivers ★ Commemorative photograph ★ Luxury coach travel in a class of its own
Reserved coach seats
You have the opportunity to choose the coach seat of your choice which is yours from the moment you join your Gold coach. Seat numbers are not allocated on the regional transfer service to the tour coach.
• Loch Tummel
• Falkirk Wheel
• Queen’s View
• The Trossachs
• Loch Katrine CruiseBack to top