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$336.25 Cultural & Theme Tours

3-Day Speyside Whisky Trail Small Group Tour from Edinburgh

ItineraryDay 1: Edinburgh - Grantown on SpeyStop At: Lindores Abbey Distillery, Newburgh, Fife, ScotlandThe oldest written reference to whisky mentions this location. Sample a dram at the modern distillery and drink in the history.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Dalwhinnie DistilleryTry not to get too light-headed as you sample whisky at Scotland’s highest distillery.Duration: 45 minutesNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight in Grantown on SpeyDay 2: A whole day exploring Speyside, Scotland’s most famous whisky region.Stop At: Benromach DistilleryThey say all Speyside whiskies used to be smoky. This distillery brings the classic flavour back to life.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Speyside Cooperage Visitor CentreLearn about the lifecycle of a whisky cask.*Speyside Cooperage is only visited on Monday and Wednesday departures.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Glenfiddich Distillery, Dufftown, Moray, ScotlandA family-owned distillery that is known as the best-selling whisky in the world.Duration: 45 minutesNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight in Grantown on SpeyDay 3: Grantown on Spey - EdinburghStop At: The Glenlivet Distillery, Glenlivet, Moray, ScotlandTucked away in a remote glen you’ll find one the most famous flavours of Scotland.Duration: 45 minutesPass By: Balmoral Castle, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandThroughout history, the Royal Family have loved exploring this gorgeous region of Scotland.No meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$102.63 Day Trips & Excursions

Scottish Highland Games Day Trip from Edinburgh

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Blair Castle and Hercules Gardens, Blair Atholl, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandHome of the 2019 Blair Atholl Highland GamesDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Glamis Castle, Glamis, Angus, ScotlandHome of the 2019 Glamis Highland GamesDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Luss Visitor Centre, Luss, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, ScotlandHome of the 2019 Luss Highland GamesDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Strathallan Games ParkHome of the 2019 Bridge of Allan Highland GamesDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Crieff Highland GatheringHome of the 2019 Crieff Highland GamesDuration: 4 hoursStop At: The Braemar Gathering, Braemar, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandHome of the 2019 Braemar Highland GatheringDuration: 5 hoursStop At: Pitlochry Highland GamesHome of the 2019 Pitlochry Highland GamesDuration: 4 hours

$47.26 Cultural & Theme Tours

Dunnottar Castle and Royal Deeside Small-Group Tour from Aberdeen

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Dunnottar Castle, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandThis clifftop fortress has seen the greats of Scotland’s history pass through its gates. Perched on an impregnable clifftop overlooking the North Sea, it’s an unmissable sight. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Falls of Feugh, Banchory, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandStretch your legs and breathe in the invigorating Highland air at these magnificent waterfalls. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: The Braemar GatheringIt’s now time for lunch in Braemar, a lovely little village in the Cairngorms National Park with royal connections and plenty of local delicacies to try. Braemar has a strong association with the British royal family and the annual Highland Gathering. Duration: 1 hour 20 minutesPass By: Cairngorms National Park, Aviemore and the Cairngorms, Scottish Highlands, ScotlandGaze in awe at Scotland’s most beautifully rounded peaks. Stop At: Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve, Dinnet, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandThis landscape has been shaped by ice, wind and water. It truly is one of Scotland’s most impressive National Nature Reserves. Duration: 45 minutes

$356.02 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3 day North East 250 - small group tour

Day 1We'll depart Edinburgh and begin our journey north past the impressive Forth Railway Bridge. You'll visit Scone Palace and learn of its colourful and exciting past. As we continue north through the Spittal of Glenshee and the Cairngorms National Park you'll really feel like you've entered the Highlands. We'll stop for lunch in the pretty village of Braemar before a quick stop at Crathie Kirk, the royal family's regular place of worship. Our day ends by visiting the incredible Dunnottar Castle, this dramatic ruined cliff top fortress will take your breath away! Our first overnight stop is in the pretty harbour town of Stonehaven. Day 2Leaving Stonehaven we continue north up the east coast. Pitmedden Garden an absolutely stunning re-created Scottish Renaissance walled garden. We'll continue up the coast stopping at sandy beaches and friendly villages. You'll also be able to see Elgin's ruined cathedral before we journey through whisky making country. Speyside distilleries carry out 2 thirds of malt production, producing over 226 million litres of malt whisky every year! The village of Grantown-on-Spey is your overnight stop.Day 3After a restful night in Grantown-on-Spey we will begin our journey south, stopping enroute to try some delicious single malt whisky*. We will also visit the Highland Folk Museum, an incredible place where you can journey back in time from the early 1700s to the mid 1900s.

$48.61 Day Trips & Excursions

Braemar Highland Games from Edinburgh

You will be collected from your hotel/guest house and taken on the scenic route through the heart of Scotland looking out for wildlife and enjoying the beautiful landscape.On arrival at Braemar you will have the opportunity to purchase tickets to the games. The Scottish Highland Games are an unmissable event on the European calendar and date back to more than 900 years ago. Highlights of this fantastic event include Highlands dancing, pipe band displays, hammer throwing, tug-of-war, wrestling and, of course, tossing the caber. Tour Price is for transportation/guide only. Entrance fees are payable on arrival.

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