The history and beauty of Scotland are immortalized in poetry and legend. Settle in historic Stirling, gateway to the Highlands. Walk in the footsteps of Scottish royalty at Stirling Castle. Admire the beauty of Loch Lomond and Loch Katrine in the Trossachs. In St Andrews, visit the castle, cathedral and the famed Old Course. See the Forth Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage site, on the way to Edinburgh, where you’ll attend a stirring performance of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. This concert by military bands from throughout Britain takes place on the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. In Perth, visit Scone Palace, site of Scottish coronations. Tour the Glenturret distillery in Crieff for a “wee dram” of Scotch whiskey. Local guides and speakers provide fascinating insight during included excursions and lectures. This program includes first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan, including wine with dinner.
Experience two UNESCO World Heritage sites
Imagine the 15th-century origin of modern golf on the Old Course
Includes excursions and educational programs
Seven breakfasts, three lunches and four dinners, including Welcome and Farewell Dinners; tea or coffee with all meals, plus wine with dinner
Sample authentic regional specialties during meals at local restaurants
From $2,995 per person, double occupancy