- Four nights dinner, bed and breakfast
- Three excursions - 'St Boswells, Jedburgh & Kelso', 'Selkirk & Hawick' & Edinburgh
- Time in Melrose
- Travel throughout
A grand tour of some of the most iconic parts of Scotland and the Borders Country, staying in Melrose, the resting place of the heart of Robert the Bruce. Visit haunting abbeys, picturesque border towns with fascinating and blood stained histories.
We'll also explore the mysteries and history of Scotland’s enchanting capital, where great food and fab shopping are plentyful.
St Boswells, Jedburgh & Kelso - Full Day - exploring the dark history and ancient abbey towns of the Scottish Borders.
First we travel to St Boswells, where the haunting Dryburgh Abbey sits (visit at your own expense), holding secrets of the wars of nobility in its ruins. We’ll then head to Jedburgh, with its breathtaking Abbey, Castle and Mary Queen of Scots Visitor Centre. Wander this award-winning town and learn the stories of historic political conflict. Finally we’ll head to the beautiful market town of Kelso, packed full of fascinating history and ancient sights.
Selkirk & Hawick - Half Day - a stunning scenic journey through these picturesque border towns.
First to the ancient and Royal Burgh of Selkirk, long associated with the famous writer Walter Scott. Then on to the historic town of Hawick, Scotland’s Heritage Capital, where there are beautifully quaint cafes and famous mill shops to explore. Returning to Melrose, we’ll have time to enjoy this picturesque town, wandering the ruins of the historic Melrose Abbey (at your own expense).
Edinburgh - Full Day - to Scotland’s capital, a hub of culture, stunning sights and fascinating history.
Explore this vibrant city, with its iconic Castle perched high above its cobbled streets. Wander along The Royal Mile running from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace, surrounded by grand buildings and world-class visitor attractions. Visit the fantastic National Museum of Scotland, the scary Mary Kings Close (at your own expense) or peruse the unique craft and gift shops, just to mention a few.
- £16.00 single room
- £17.00 per person for Holiday Insurance
- Departure times as indicated
- Outward - via main roads and motorways, arriving at the hotel in time for dinner.
- Return - dropping off early evening