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Scotland Turkey & Tinsel And Edinburgh Winter Festival

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI8814

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

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The festive season in Scotland is a unique experience not to be missed. Picture postcard scenery along with plenty of food, dancing, plus Edinburgh's fabulous Winter Festival that will leave you with lasting memories..! You're assured that the welcome will be warm and the festive spirit second to none. There is nothing quite like curling up in front of a Scottish log fire in one of its many pubs and bars with a ‘wee dram’ of something local. You'll also enjoy three included excursions in your package, so you get to see even more.

Enjoy your stay in Aberfoyle, a small town on the edge of the lovely Trossachs National Park and the heart of Rob Roy country, an ideal base for your stay. This is a tour full of contrasts that is bound to create lasting memories! Your hotel is a short stroll along the banks of the Forth River to the picturesque village centre where you will find Scottish made Arts, Crafts and Clothing, and 3 Visitor Centres. We have included great excursions including amazing Edinburgh and its Winter Festival, the stunning scenery of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, plus a visit to vibrant Stirling.

An ideal choice for:

* Lovers of Christmas markets and those ready for an early festive escape!
* Anyone looking for a great value break with loads included!
* Anyone wanting to try Scotland for the first time to get a taste of what this beautiful country has to offer

PRICE FROM ? £299 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

After joining your coach at your convenient local pick-up point, begin your journey north towards Scotland making convenient coffee and lunch stops along the way and passing some lovely scenery en route. On arrival at your hotel you will be able to check-in, relax and settle in to enjoy your first delicious festive dinner and time to meet your fellow travellers as you look forward to a fabulous festive holiday.

Days 2 to 4

Enjoy hearty traditional Scottish breakfasts every day along with some fantastic excursions included followed by evening meals along with festive entertainment on some nights.

Make sure you don't miss your INCLUDED excursions to the amazing and unique city of Edinburgh with time to explore its wonderful Christmas Market plus great shopping and fantastic attractions in its beautiful setting topped by the magnificent Edinburgh Castle. It wouldn't be a true Scottish holiday without sampling the stunning beauty of the lochs and Trossachs that give this area the nickname of 'the Highlands in miniature'. Plus a visit to vibrant Stirling. This tour is really packed with festivities everywhere you look!

Day 5

After a final hearty breakfast it is time to say farewell to bonnie Scotland and board your comfortable coach with time to relax as you head homewards with amazing festive memories and having discovered fabulous new destinations with your newly made friends.

Edinburgh & Winter Festival

The beautiful, dramatically set historic capital of Scotland is one of the most amazing cities to explore. Edinburgh offers superb sightseeing, historic buildings, secret underground streets, quiet galleries and museums, thrilling new attractions, serious shopping and a great choice of excellent restaurants, bistros, wine bars, pubs and cafes. Whether you head for Edinburgh Castle, its world famous Zoo, the underground history and intrigue of The Real Mary King's Close, the Royal Yacht Britannia or the Queen's official residence in Scotland at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, you will wish you had longer. Head to the Old Town, Princes Street and the Royal Mile for great shopping and immerse yourself in the atmosphere.

Edinburgh's Winter Festival is a celebration of all things festive - and Scottish! Check out the website for the latest information on what's on through this LINK

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs

INCLUDED Visitor Destination

You’ll find wild scenery, thrilling history and superb local food and drink in the Trossachs National Park. At its heart is beautiful Loch Lomond itself, in the shadow of the mighty bulk of Ben Lomond, Scotland’s most southerly Munro, as well as the jagged shoulders of the Arrochar Alps. Take a scenic drive through this stunning National Park from your base in Aberfoyle up to the pretty town of Callander. You'll see some of Scotland’s most beautiful countryside including plunging glens, sprawling lochs and enchanting villages. Pass the beautiful Loch Venacher, which is surrounded by stunning woodland and offers incredible views. There will be ample time for photo stops and for a good walk around Callander, known as the Gateway to the Highlands.

Stirling

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationA wee city with a big history, Stirling punches well above its weight for historic attractions and spectacular scenery, not to mention shopping, places to eat and exciting events. Enjoy the fabulous views from Stirling Castle across to the National Wallace Monument and then over to the mountain peaks of the Trossachs. Browse this compact city's range of bars, restaurants and shops and pick up some local treats whilst also enjoying the Victorian splendour of the Old Town. Stirling Castle with its Royal Palace and Regimental Museum sits majestically at the top of the cobbled main street, with it's steep walls fabled for plots and intrigue. The 12th century Church of the Holy Rude also sits on the city's highest hill, and was the setting for the coronation of James VI in 1567. The nearby National Wallace Monument overlooks the the scene of the nation's hero William Wallace's greatest victory at the Battle of Stirling Bridge. The city is a home to history and romantic and courageous heroes for you to experience in its ancient streets.

Tour Includes

  • 4 nights hotel with full Scottish breakfast and festive evening meals
  • Festive entertainment on two evenings
  • Excursion to Edinburgh and its Winter Festival
  • Loch Lomond & The Trossachs scenic excursion
  • Visit to Stirling (1/2 day)
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
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Accommodation

Rob Roy Hotel Aberfoyle

This comfortable hotel is situated a mile from Aberfoyle and at the gateway to the Trossachs in beautiful countryside, where one of Scotland’s most famous figures, ‘Rob Roy McGregor’ once roamed. Hotel facilities include a restaurant, bar, dance-floor and lounge. Guest bedrooms have tea/coffee making facilities. Most rooms are on the ground floor but there is also a lift. Free WiFi is available.

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