(09 day(s) / 08 night(s)) | Tour Company : Tour.Red Sales | 11 tours listed.
Tour Price Starting : EUR - 1199Places Covered: Edinburgh | Glasgow | Inverness Tour Type: All-inclusive | Family | Honeymoon / Romance | Individual
Tour Summary :Counted among the top tourist destinations of Europe, Scotland is a treasure trove of picturesque landscapes, amazing wildlife, rich history, vibrant culture and architectural marvels. On a tour to this European nation, you can explore its three wonderful cities – Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness and fall in love with each of their aspects. Take Hop on Hop off bus tours of these cities for a better learning and understanding their culture and history.
Tour itinerary :
Day 1 - Arrival in Edinburgh
On arrival in Edinburgh, meet our representative and transfer to the designated hotel.
Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, is famous as a centre of education, literature, medicine, law, engineering and science. It is home to the prestigious University of Edinburgh, besides being popular for holding the biggest international arts festival in the world – Fringe, annually. The city is also a popular tourist destination as it is home to some fantastic historical sites, including Edinburgh Castle, St Giles Church, Canongate and the UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Old Town and New Town.
Upon reaching the hotel, complete the check-in process and head straight to the room. Later, if you feel like, you can go out and explore the city on your own.
Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 - Sightseeing in Edinburgh
After a delicious breakfast, get ready to explore the city of Edinburgh with a 24-hour ticket of a Hop on Hop off bus tour.
There are 14 stops on this tour, during which commentary for tourists is available in 9 languages. Riding on the double-decker, open-top bus, you will able to visit attractions like Queen Mary’s Bath House, Scott Monument and Edinburgh Castle, among the other popular ones.
On completion of the bus tour, return to the hotel and relax. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
On this day after breakfast, you are free to indulge in leisure activities as there are no scheduled outings today.
You can utilise the time to visit important attractions and shopping districts of the city on your own.
After spending quality time, come back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 4 - Edinburgh to Glasgow
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and transfer to Edinburg Station to catch a train to the largest city of Scotland – Glasgow.
It was once a small rural settlement but today, it has gone on to become the biggest seaport in Britain. Situated on the banks of Clyde River, this city is known for its rich history as well as vibrant culture. There is much to see and explore in Glasgow, especially its old architecturally-sound buildings like Glasgow City Chambers, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow University and St Mungro’s Cathedral.
On reaching Glasgow Station, transfer to the pre-booked hotel and check-in. Enjoy a good night’s sleep at the hotel.
Day 5 - Sightseeing in Glasgow
Soon after breakfast, get ready to go on a Hop on Hop off tour of Glasgow to visit its famous places of interest.
There are 21 stops on this tour, and you can use your 24-hour ticket to get on and off the bus whenever you wish. Some of the top attractions that you will visit courtesy this tour are Glasgow University, Riverside Museum, Bells Bridge, Glasgow Cathedral, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, among others.
Once you visit all these places, you can hop off the bus and do some more sightseeing on your own before heading to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 6 - Day at Leisure
After a scrumptious breakfast at the hotel, relax and rest as this day is free for leisure activities. You could either choose to enjoy the hotel facilities or explore the city on your own, by visiting its popular markets, religious places, museums or parks.
Later, come back to the hotel and get a good night’s sleep.
Day 7 - Glasgow to Inverness
Post breakfast, leave the hotel and transfer to Glasgow Station to take a train to the beautiful city of Inverness.
Considered as the capital of Scotland Highlands, this city is among the fastest growing cities in the European continent. A highlight of this place is that it lies near to famous battle sites: the Battle of Culloden, which was fought in the 18th century and the Battle of Blar nam Feinne, which was fought in the 11th century. This historical city is home to many architectural wonders, including Inverness Castle, Cawdor Castle, Urquhart Castle and Inverness Cathedral that are worth a visit.
On reaching Inverness Station, transfer to the designated hotel and complete the check-in formalities. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 8 - Sightseeing in Inverness
After breakfast at the hotel, go on a Hop on Hop off bus tour of Inverness. The tour starts from the Visitor Information Centre with stopovers at St. Andrews Cathedral, Jacobite Cruises, Whin Park, Bridge Street and Telford Street, among others. With your 24-hour ticket of this Hop on Hop off tour service, you will not only enjoy exploring the various attractions of the city but also learn its culture and history.
On completion of the tour, come back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 9 - Departure from Inverness
Soon after a delicious breakfast, check-out from the hotel and transfer to Inverness Airport to catch your return flight.
Tour Inclusions :
- Daily breakfast
- 03 Nights’ stay at Edinburgh
- 03 Nights’ stay at Glasgow
- 02 Nights’ stay at Inverness
- Edinburgh Hop on Hop off bus tour (24 hours)
- Glasgow Hop on Hop off bus tour (24 hours)
- Inverness Hop on Hop off bus tour (24 hours)
- Private transfer in Edinburgh (Airport – Hotel – Station)
- Private transfer in Glasgow (Station – Hotel – Station)
- Private transfer in Inverness (Station – Hotel – Station)
- All taxes
Tour exclusions :
- Return Airfare & Taxes
- United Kingdom visa fees
- Service tax of 3.625% on the total package cost
- Overseas travel insurance of INR 1,500 (will be charged extra) below 60 years of age. Any other expenses of personal nature
- Portages at hotels, airport & sea ports
- Anything not mentioned in the cost inclusions list such as currency fluctuation i.e. currently taken as 01 Euro = 70 INR. Rate of Exchange as on date of final payment will be applicable
- Surcharges might be applicable in case the dates fall under any trade fairs in Europe
Tour Price Details :
Initial Booking Amount - INR 20000 per person
50% of the tour cost required - 30 days prior to the departure date
100% of the tour cost required - 16 days prior to the departure date