England & Scotland (Price upon Enquiry)
This journey covers both England and Scotland. Visit the top destinations, from the vibrant capital city of London to the Roman and Viking influenced city of York. Venture into the dramatic landscapes of Scottish lochs and islands, and explore soaring cathedrals and ancient castles. Enjoy haggis, whisky and shortbread with the friendly people and their distinctive accents.
9 Days, 8 Nights: London, York, Edinburgh, Inverness, Isle of Skye, Glasgow
ⓘ Private Tour Includes hotels, daily breakfast, tour guide, driver, admission fees
ⓘ Airfare is not included in the price that is listed
⭐⭐⭐ Hotels + Guided London City Tour + River Thames Dinner Cruise + York City Tour + Edinburgh City Tour + Scotch Whisky Experience + Loch Ness Sightseeing Cruise + Isle of Skye Day Tour + Glasgow with the Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour + Glasgow Afternoon Tea
⭐⭐⭐⭐ Hotels + Guided London City Tour + River Thames Dinner Cruise + York City Tour + Edinburgh City Tour + Scotch Whisky Experience + Loch Ness Sightseeing Cruise + Isle of Skye Day Tour + Glasgow with the Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour + Glasgow Afternoon Tea
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You pick your departure dates with select trip upgrades and personalizations
8 Night Accommodation
DAY 1: ARRIVE LONDON
Arrive at Heathrow Airport and transfer to your hotel.
Explore London’s top attractions on a group city tour.
Visit Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, London Eye, Westminster Abbey, Downing Street, Trafalgar Square, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Hyde Park and the Houses of Parliament.
Dinner Cruise on the River Thames.
[1 Night in London. Meals: Dinner]
DAY 2: LONDON – YORK, YORK CITY EXCURSION
Drive to York this morning. York is one of the England’s best preserved historic cities and has been ruled by the Romans and the Vikings. It has 3 miles of medieval city wall and the 700 year old Gothic York Mister Cathedral with vaulted ceilings and 128 stained-glass windows.
Explore the city with an Excursion Pass including York Minster Cathedral, Barley Hall, Medieval Hall, Clifford’s Tower, York Castle tower and Fairfax House.
[1 Night in York. Meals: Breakfast]
DAY 3: YORK – EDINBURGH | EDINBURGH CITY TOUR
Take the train from York to Edinburgh to start your Scottish cultural experience. This historic city has two UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Old Town and the New Town.
Today’s Group City Tour with Royal Attractions includes Edinburgh Castle, the Palace of Holyrood House, and the Royal Yacht Britannia.
[2 Nights in Edinburgh. Meals: Breakfast]
DAY 4: THE SCOTCH WHISKY EXPERIENCE TOUR AND TASTING
Take a guided whisky tour and learn the story of Scotland’s most famous product. Visit one of the world’s largest collections of Scotch whisky, with almost 3,500 individual bottles. Whisky tasting (or soft drink option).
DAY 5: EDINBURGH – INVERNESS, LOCH NESS EXCURSION
Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness. Inverness is the gateway to the Highlands, the stunning region of Scotland that offers breathtaking landscapes and ancient sites. It is just 20 minutes from famous Loch Ness, home of the legendary monster Nessie and the impressive Urquhart Castle
Loch Ness Sightseeing Cruise from Clansman Harbor (1 hour).
Join the Loch Ness sightseeing cruise from Clansman Harbor. Marvel at the incredible natural beauty of Loch Ness and the surrounding greenery. Relax on the comfortable cruise boat, taking a seat inside or on the open-air top deck. Enjoy views of the emotive ruins of medieval Urquhart Castle.
[2 Nights in Inverness. Meals: Breakfast]
DAY 6: ISLE OF SKYE FULL DAY TOUR
Today, discover the Isle of Skye with a day trip from Inverness. Pass by Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, and other highlights. The Isle of Skye is a stunning island with historical landmarks and beautiful landscapes.
DAY 7: GLASGOW & HOP-ON-HOP-OFF TOUR
Take the train to Glasgow and transfer to the hotel.
Explore Glasgow with the Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour including West George Street, Glasgow Cathedral, Merchant City, Barras Market, West Carriageway, St. Enoch Centre, Saint Vincent Place, Argyle Street, The Clydeside Distillery, Riverside Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Theatre Royal and Sauchiehall Street.
[2 Nights in Glasgow. Meals: Breakfast]
ⓘ ADD-ON: GLASGOW AFTERNOON TEA EXPERIENCE
Board a vintage bus for a driving tour of Glasgow complete with afternoon tea.
See the city’s top attractions including the West End and Glasgow University while snacking on sandwiches, scones, and cupcakes. Sip tea, coffee, or wine as the bus rolls through the streets of Glasgow.
DAY 8: GLASGOW
ⓘ Add-on: Scottish Whisky Distillery Tour
Visit a combination of distilleries that make whisky in the Highlands or Lowlands regions of Scotland, crafting luxury spirits using local barley and spring water.
Taste different whiskies along with local shortbread at 3 famous distilleries — all included.
DAY 9: END OF TOUR
After breakfast, transfer to Glasgow International Airport (GLA) for your flight home to the USA or Canada.
*Hotel check-out time is generally around 11 am. If your flight departs in the evening or past midnight, we suggest you consider adding a post-tour hotel night during booking, to be comfortable and well rested before your flight home.