Castles and Kilts - 10 day tour

Tour Summary

Castles and Kilts
10 day / 9 night

This one-way tour links the capital cities of London and Edinburgh with a little bit of magic for Harry Potter fans of all ages! Start the journey with a relaxed three-night stay in London, complete with a whole day to discover on your own. See the dreaming spires of Oxford, then travel to stately Bath. A real highlight is a stay at historic Ruthin Castle, where we dine like Lords and Ladies! Explore the beauty of the Lake District before heading to Scotland to discover Edinburgh, its historic Capital City. 

London - during your three-night stay, enjoy a Harry Potter themed tour and a free day to explore on your own

Lacock - visit this pretty village to see Harry Potter’s house 

Liverpool - enjoy a fun-packed day in the home of the Fab Four

Tatton Park - explore this elegant manor house set within a 1,000-acre deer park

Edinburgh – join a local expert for an in-depth tour of Scotland’s Capital City   

Movie locations - Harry Potter, Mary Poppins and Brave 

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 9 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: London (3); Bath (1); Ruthin (2); Lancaster (1) and Edinburgh (2)


  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (9)
  • Kick-off party in London with your Tour Director
  • Table d’hôte dinners (1)
  • Regional meal at Ruthin Castle
  • Farewell dinner in Edinburgh

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to the Tower of London, Oxford University Halls, Roman Baths, Tatton Park, Hadrians Wall, Roman Army Museum and Edinburgh Castle or Camera Obscura
  • City tours of London and Edinburgh
  • Tickets are included for the World-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 30 July and 6 August, 2020 departures

Tour Essentials

  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with extra-legroom, reclining seats, on board washroom and Wifi
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes

Departure information

Crowne Plaza - Kings Cross
1 King's Cross Road
London WC1X 9HX

The tour will end in Edinburgh after breakfast on day 10

Check-in: 16:30 hrs
Tour Departs: 17:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 09:00 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 5 to 17 years inclusive on the basis that they share a room with an adult.

We’re sorry but children aged under 5 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom. 

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Selected departures include a visit to this famous celebration of music, dancing and culture performed against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code 
TT 01236

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