This Scottish tour offers a chance to enjoy a memorable journey on one of Scotland’s most famous railways, the Bo’ness & Kinneil Line which runs along the shores of the River Forth and to see the magnificent Kelpies, large equine statues which tower over the Forth & Clyde Canal. There will also be a visit to the impressive Falkirk Wheel, the world’s only rotating boat lift and we spend time in Edinburgh, where we include a visit to the Royal Yacht Britannia.
Sunday: We travel to Scotland, arriving at the hotel late afternoon.
Monday: Today we have a half day excursion to the historic city of Stirling, before returning to the hotel to relax or enjoy the leisure facilities.
Tuesday: This morning we take a memorable return journey on the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway, before we visit the impressive Kelpies. Later we have an afternoon boat ride on the Falkirk Wheel.
Wednesday: After breakfast we head for Edinburgh where we begin with a tour of the Royal Yacht Britannia, before spending free time in the city.
Thursday: Sadly it is time to leave Scotland and return home
Our accommodation is at the Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow Westerwood Hotel which is near to Cumbernauld. The hotel has leisure facilities including an indoor pool and spa and also a golf course. The en suite bedrooms are served by a lift and there are also ground floor rooms and rooms with walk in showers available on request.
Cost shown is per person for half board sharing a double or twin room
Single room supplement £100
Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway journey and admissions to the Falkirk Wheel and Royal Yacht Britannia are included