Day 1: Departure from central Bournemouth. Overnight travel by coach to Scotland.
Day 2: Edinburgh tour. Spend Saturday visiting Edinburgh with your guide to see the sights and learn some fascinating facts about the country and its people. Visit Edinburgh Castle (for extra charge) or the local shops or museums. Late afternoon you will travel to your hotel. You will be staying at 3-star Britannia Edinburgh Hotel or another one of similar standard.
Day 3: Edinburgh. A free day at leisure to do whatever you wish, either join your guides on the optional tour below or you can return to Edinburgh. Another option is to take a train to Glasgow to see the sights there, which is about 1 hour travel away. Optional tour on Sunday - Highlands, Lochs & Mountains Tour (for extra cost): Travel into the Highlands with your guide to see the beautiful lochs and mountains in Braveheart country. Visit the Wallace Monument, see the famous Forth Bridge and stop for souvenirs and tartan gifts at a Scottish woolen mill. Tour includes admission to a Scottish whisky distillery to sample some famous malt.
Day 4: Return to Bournemouth. After breakfast, you will be checking out of the hotel and will for most of the day be traveling back to Bournemouth. Estimated time of arrival is about 9pm - 11pm depending on traffic conditions.