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Scotland: Firth of Forth Steam & Cruise

Scotland: Firth of Forth Steam & Cruise

A wonderful location in the centre of Scotland where the Highlands meet the Lowlands. Our central location means that excellent excursions can be taken.

On this holiday you can experience different transport methods, we enjoy a cruise under the three bridges of the River Forth, visit the Royal yacht experience a train journey through the Lothian Countryside and visit the spectacular Kelpies and the amazing Falkirk Wheel.

Day 1

We travel into Scotland crossing the border at Gretna Green and continue around Glasgow to our base at Cumbernauld in time for our evening meal.

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Day 2

Today we make our journey to South Queensferry where we jopin our boat for a cruise on the Firth of Firth. The trip offers a unique view of the Forth Road Bridges. We continue into Edinburgh and make a visit to see the Royal Yacht Britannia. The vessel was home to the Royal family and a favourite when they travelled on Commonwealth visits.

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Day 3

After breakfast we travel Bo'ness where we enjoy a ride on the local heritage railway and visit the Museum of Scottish Railways. We continue onto another local landmark "The Kelpies". They are the world's largest equine structures towering over 100 feet each. Afterwards we continue to the nearby Falkirk Wheel the worlds' first and only rotating boat lift. After an enjoyable day out we return to our hotel.

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Day 4

This morning we make our way to Stirling Castle where we make a stop. In the afternoon we travel through the Trossachs National Park stopping in Callander at the visitor centre before continuing back to our hotel for our evening meal.

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Day 5

We say farewell to our hotel and make our journey home arriving back late afternoon.

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B=Breakfast Included, D =Dinner Included

Accommodation Details: Doubletree By Hilton Westerwood Spa & Golf, Cumbernauld

This four star hotel is located on the outskirts of Cumbernauld midway between Glasgow and Edinburgh. The hotel’s facilities include a Restaurant, Lounge and bar plus a fitness centre including an indoor swimming pool and a golf course. The bedrooms are all en suite with a television, free Wi-Fi and tea/coffee making facilities. There is a lift serving all floors plus the hotel does have some ground floor rooms.

 

 

Price Includes:>

 

  • Four Nights hotel accommodation on a Half Board basis.

  • A visit to the Royal yacht Britannia.

  • A visit to the Kelpies, the largest equine sculpture in the world.

  • A boat ride under the Firth of Forth bridges.

  • A ride of the famous Falkirk Wheel.

  • A visit to Stirling Castle.

  • Services of our Coach and Driver.

 

 

Extra Costs:>

 

  • Single Room Supplement £100.00

  • Travel Insurance if required.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham
Church Stretton Railway Station, A49 side, Church Stretton
Craven Arms Tuffins Lay by Bus Stop, Craven Arms
Evesham Bus Stop, The Northwick Hotel, Waterside,
Evesham, WR11 1BT
Gloucester Bus Stop, Westgate Street, Gloucester,
Gloucestershire.
Great Malvern Barnards Green Clock Bus Shelter, Gt Malvern
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Three Elms Inn Bus Stop/Layby, op Three Elms Inn, Three Elms Road
Hereford.
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Ledbury Market House, Ledbury
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Ludlow Smithfield Car Park, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow,
Shropshire, SY8 1RN
Ludlow P&R Eco Park, Park & Ride Bus Stop, Ludlow.
Malvern Link Bus Stop, Co-op Store, Malvern Link
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Ross On Wye Bus Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
Tenbury Wells Bus Stop, TSB Bank, Teme Street, Tenbury Wells
Worcester Centre Croft Road Coach Park, Worcester, Worcs.
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