Scottish Tours

Scotland Tours from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness and London

Official Sightseeing Tours of Scotland since 1907

  • Edinburgh
  • Loch Achray
  • Crathes Castle
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See, Visit & Explore: Loch Lomond, Isle of Bute, Mount Stuart House, The Trossachs, Royal Deeside, Crathes Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews, Edinburgh and Edinburgh Castle.

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8 day tour from £1819

14 & 28 May, 2016
11 & 25 June, 2016
09 July, 2016
06 & 20 August, 2016
10, 17 & 24 September, 2016
01 October, 2016


Twin/Double/Family room from 1889 per person
Children from 1419 per child
Single room from 2729 per person

Accommodation information


Child reduction applies to children aged 8 to 18 inclusive on the basis that they stay in a room with an adult.

We regret that children under the age of 8 are not carried on this tour.

Seasonal Price Range
1,889 - 2,839

Product code: CIE 01229

Tour Summary

This deluxe tour combines first-class accommodation with luxury transport and an exquisitely crafted itinerary to give you a real taste of Scotland's pride and passion.

Day 1: Arrive in Glasgow and transfer to your deluxe hotel by the banks of Loch Lomond. Later experience a cruise on the Queen of Scotlands Lakes.

Day 2: Enjoy a full day excursion to the Isle of Bute and a visit to amazing Mount Stuart House.

Day 3: Tour through the picturesque Trossachs and Glen Shee to reach Royal Deeside.

Day 4: Spend the day discovering Royal Deeside. Visit Royal Lochnagar malt whisky distillery and enjoy a guided garden tour at Crathes Castle.

Day 5: Tour to Glamis Castle then visit St Andrews before arriving in Edinburgh. This evening attend a lively Scottish show.

Day 6: Morning City Tour of Edinburgh then free time for shopping.

Day 7: Tour ends after breakfast. Airport transfer available.

Tour features:

  • Visit the Isle of Bute, Royal Deeside and Edinburgh
  • Overnight accommodation: Loch Lomond (2); Blairs, Aberdeen (2) and Edinburgh (2)
  • Depart from Glasgow Airport/Loch Lomond and return to Edinburgh
  • Tour duration: 7 days/6 nights
  • Premium Escorted Tour

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Day One
Glasgow Arrival & Loch Lomond
Your trip starts at 2:30 pm when you meet your tour director at Cameron House Hotel on Loch Lomond. It is located 20 miles from Glasgow Airport so please ensure that you have appropriate transfer arrangements in place. Take a short cruise on Loch Lomond to admire scenery and catch your first glimpse of the Highlands. Meet your tour director and fellow travellers over a welcome drink before dinner.
Overnight: Cameron House Hotel, Loch Lomond (or similar)
Day Two
Isle of Bute & Mount Stuart House Excursion
Take a short ferry ride to the Isle of Bute to tour Mount Stuart House. This Neo-Gothic country house was built in the late 1870s and installed with many Victorian comforts. After your guided tour around the highly-decorated chambers, walk through the gardens and time in Rothesay, the main town on the island. Return to your hotel for free time to relax before dining in your hotel once more.
Overnight: Cameron House Hotel, Loch Lomond (or similar)
Day Three
Loch Lomond The Trossachs Royal Deeside
Travel through the Trossachs, often called the "Highlands in Miniature with its many lakes and mountains. Stop in the town of Callander and visit Dunkeld Cathedral, which dates from 1318 and was partly destroyed during the Reformation in 1560. It is set in peaceful and lovely grounds. Head to your manor house hotel in Royal Deeside and relax before dinner.
Overnight: Ardoe House Hotel, Blairs, Royal Deeside (or similar)
Day Four
Whisky Tasting & Royal Deeside Excursion
Visit Royal Lochnagar Distillery today to see how whisky is created and enjoy a sample. Then explore Royal Deeside, a lovely valley where the Royal Family vacations in Balmoral Castle. In Ballater view the many shops with royal warrants which the Royal Family patronises. Enjoy a garden tour at Crathes Castle, followed by tea and scones. Return to your hotel in time for dinner.
Overnight: Ardoe House Hotel, Blairs, Royal Deeside (or similar)
Day Five
Royal Deeside - Glamis Castle Edinburgh
Tour Glamis Castle, the legendary setting of "Macbeth and childhood home of the late Queen Mother and enjoy coffee and shortbread in a 16th century chamber. Head to St Andrews, the "Home of Golf for a casual lunch at the Jigger Inn, part of the Old Course Hotel. See the famous Royal and Ancient Clubhouse, the Old Course and the medieval town. Then take a walking tour of the town centre with a local guide. Continue into Edinburgh for a lively Scottish Evening.
Overnight: Caledonian by Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Edinburgh (or similar)
Day Six
Edinburgh Castle & City Tour
This morning explore Edinburgh on a sightseeing tour. Compare the wide streets and elegant mansions of the Georgian "New Town with the narrow lanes and medieval townhouses along the Royal Mile. Finish your tour at the imposing Edinburgh Castle.
On August 6 to 20 departures, seats are reserved for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.
Overnight: Caledonian by Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Edinburgh (or similar)
Day Seven
Tour Ends in Edinburgh
Your tour ends after breakfast.

Frequently Asked Questions

What will I experience on this Premium Escorted Tour?
If you enjoy the art of travelling in comfort and style then a Premium Escorted Tour is for you. Youll travel in a group that is restricted to around 40 fellow travellers. Travel is aboard a state of the art motorcoach with air-conditioning, on-board WiFi, reclining seats and oversized windows. For your comfort there is an emergency washroom on-board too.  An experienced tour manager will lead the tour and your coach will be expertly driven by a professional driver. In certain cities youll be joined by a local guide who will provide local insight and show you the highlights. These tours are fully inclusive of accommodation, transportation, admission fees and most meals. Savvy travellers appreciate that these tours have no hidden extras all the ingredients needed for a great tour are included in the tour price. There are no optional extras for you to budget for during your holiday. The group will stay together in first class/superior standard hotels. Each has been carefully selected for comfort, quality and ambiance located in the best locations close to the shopping areas and the key sights. In rural locations your accommodation will be in the best available hotels. Breakfast is usually a buffet, where you can choose from cereals, yoghurts and the bread basket. From the hot plate youll be able to select from freshly grilled items and local specialities. A stop is usually made for lunch in a town or city where there is a choice of restaurants available. Dinner is usually enjoyed as a group and the menu will be table dhote, which means a selection of house specials. On some tours there will be a featured meal such as a Scottish evening, with bagpipers, dancing demonstrations and a taste of haggis!
What type of room should I choose?
Selecting the right sleeping arrangements can be a little bit confusing so here is a description of what you can expect from the hotel accommodation offered as part of your tour:
Single room - this is a room for one person sleeping in a single bed.
Twin room - this is a room for two people sleeping in two separate beds
Double room - this is a room for two people sharing onelarge bed
Family room - this is a room for three people sleeping in one large bed (2 people) and one single bed (1 person). Please note that a family room is normally a standard double or twin room with either a sofa bed or a rollaway bed. All room types other than twin rooms are subject to availability.
How much luggagecan I bring?
You can bring one suitcase and one carry-on bag per person. The maximum weight allowance and luggage dimensions varies by tour so you should check the tour documentation for the luggage policy that applies to your tour.
What meals are included?
One of the great things about travelling on a Premium Escorted Tour is the generous number of meals included as standard. Start the day with a freshly cooked breakfast or, if you prefer, theres always a lighter continental option available too. Youll find a number of evening dinners included which will give you the opportunity of sampling some local delicacies. Check the "Whats Included list for the exact number of meals that are featured on this tour.
Can you arrange pre-tour accommodation?
If you are flying internationally to reach Scotland then it is worth considering arriving a day early to relax and let the jet-leg subside. Please email us for a quotation at 
Can I reserve specific seats on the coach?
Seats cannot be pre-booked however your tour director will implement a seat rotation system which will allow all passengers the opportunity of experiencing spectacular views from different seats on the motorcoach.
How many people will be on the tour?
The number of people travelling on a Premium Escorted Tour will not normally be more than 40 passengers.
Are airport transfers included?
Complimentary transfers are included on day-one from Glasgow Airport to the Loch Lomond Hotel at 08:00 hrs, 10:00 hrs and 12:00 hrs and on day- seven from the Edinburgh Hotel to arrive at Edinburgh Airport at 06:30 hrs and 09:00 hrs.

What's Included

  • 6 nights accommodation in rooms with private bath/shower
  • Full Scottish breakfast (days 2 - 7)
  • Welcome drink with your Tour Director
  • 4 table dhte dinners
  • Lunch in St Andrews
  • Scottish Evening in Edinburgh
  • Admission to Mount Stuart House, Dunkeld Cathedral, Glamis Castle and Edinburgh Castle
  • Crathes Castle garden tour with tea and scones
  • Tour and tasting at Royal Lochnagar Whisky Distillery
  • Return ferry to the Isle of Bute
  • Cruise on Loch Lomond
  • City tour of Edinburgh
  • Walking tour of St Andrews with local guide
  • Tickets are included for the World-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 6 to 20 August departures
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with reclining seats and a washroom onboard
  • Service charges and taxes

  • Not Included
  • Admission charges unless otherwise stated in the itinerary
  • Meals, snacks or items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to your driver and guide
  • Departure information

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