Your Journey into the Highlands of Scotland visiting the Victorian town of Pitlochry and taking the opportunity to sample a dram of our Scotch, using a luxury Mercedes Benz vehicle and a local chauffeur with years of Scottish experience. Your day is planned to cover all the sights and attractions of the Scottish Highlands at your pace, with no waiting for other passengers and as it is your tour if there is something you really want to see Aura will ensure it is added to your itinerary. With so many places to visit our sightseeing tour allows you to sit back and relax in luxury taking in the stunning views the Highlands have to offer, and if you want to stop you can. Just remember this is Your Day, Your Way!With Door to Door service from Glasgow, complimentary Bottled Water and Wi-Fi Access you truly are getting that First Class experience.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Stirling Castle, Stirling, ScotlandYou will travel past Stirling and the Wallace Monument and north towards Perth ans Scone Palace.Stop At: Scone Palace, Perth, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandScone Palace, the crowning place of Scottish Kings, now the family home of the Earl of Mansfield. In the grounds of Scone Palace there is a replica of the Stone of Destiny and the chapel on Moot Hill where the coronations took place.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Blair CastleYour journey continues north through the Highland town of Pitlochry, built on Victorian tourism and nestled amongst the mountains of Highland Perthshire, to reach Blair Castle, home of the Clan Murray family, who hold the title of Duke of Atholl. The Castle commands a strategic position on the main route through the Central Scottish Highlands.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: House of Bruar at Blair Atholl, Blair Atholl, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandNearby you will stop for Lunch or Refreshments at the House of Bruar, nestling at the side of the famous Bruar Falls, for a variety of shopping opportunities in Scotland’s most prestigious country store.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Queen's View, Pitlochry, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandA short drive to Queens View, generally believed to be named after Queen Victoria who took tea here in 1866, the viewpoint commemorates Queen Isabella, wife of Robert the Bruce. The view across Loch Tummel to the Munro, Schiehallion is one of the most famous in Scotland.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandAlternativley we will travel south through Pitlochry to the beautiful town of Dunkeld where you can see Dunkeld Cathedral which stands on the north bank of the River Tay. The cathedral was begun in 1260 and completed in 1501. Although partly in ruins, the cathedral is in regular use today and is open to the public.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Blair Athol Distillery, Pitlochry, Perth and Kinross, ScotlandIf you wish to try our Scotch then travel to Pitlochry where either Blair Athol or Edradour distillery awaits. You will complete the tour taking in the tradiional methods of Whisky making finishing off with a “wee dram” and some gift shopping.Duration: 1 hour