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Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days) - Insight Vacations
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Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days)

From Edinburgh to Glasgow
Tour Operator:
Insight Vacations
Max group size:
40
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
93225
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Highlights

  • Wander through the ancient Edinburgh Castle
  • Visit the home of 'Chariots of Fire', West Sands Beach
  • Gaze in awe at the magnificence of the Grampians
  • Indulge in traditional Scottish tea and scones in a castle
  • Spot the legendary monster at Loch Ness

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Itinerary

Start in Edinburgh and end in Glasgow! With the Coach / Bus tour Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days), you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and 8 other destinations in Scotland. Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Welcome to Edinburgh
  2. Day 2: Edinburgh, The Capital of Culture
  3. Day 3: To St. Andrews and the Highland Capital of Inverness
  4. Day 4: Culloden, Loch Ness and on to Thurso
  5. Day 5: A Day in the Orkney Islands
  6. Day 6: Over the Sea to Skye
  7. Day 7: Through the Scottish Highlands to Glencoe
  8. Day 8: Along the Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond to Glasgow
  9. Day 9: Depart Glasgow
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  • Accommodation
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.7
  • Food
    Good
    3.8
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  • B
    · September 12th, 2019
    Trip was well organized, scenery spectacular. The tour guide, Michael, kept everyone involved and entertained with his stories. I would research your guide, not all guides keep you involved as other guests related their stories from other tour... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • MC
    · May 21st, 2019
    Overall great. First time doing this as a vacation. Guide was very knowledgeable, unfailingly cheerful and always available to assist with anything and answer all questions. Driver was great as well. Polite and friendly and clearly experienced. Felt... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for informing us about the excellent time you had in Scotland with Insight Vacations. We are truly delighted to hear that the passion and attention to detail shown by our staff made your trip enjoyable. Likewise, it pleases us to read that... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019
  • KS
    · May 9th, 2019
    The hotels were beyond ridiculous - and NOT in a good way. If you want remote areas and terrible conditions book this tour. There are many, much better ways to see the beauty of Scotland. If I was backpacking I wouldn’t stay where they’ve put us. Our... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing this with us. We regret to learn that your time on the road did not meet all of your expectations. We will be sure to share your observations with our internal team for further review to see where improvements could be made in... Show more
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    Trip date: May 2019
  • C
    · May 8th, 2019
    Scotland is a beautiful country to tour but I have to say Insight Vacations really made the trip. Incredibly helpful and knowledgable Tour Director. I'm not sure I would've enjoyed the trip as much if I'd tried to plan it myself. I would never have... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the Country Roads of Scotland tour with Insight Vacations. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on the road. Even more, we are proud to learn of the immense effort put in by our staff to ensure a... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
  • C
    · April 30th, 2019
    very long days - early starts, and often did not get to our destination till 6.00pm, with instructions to be ready for dinner at 6.45pm. We sometimes felt our guide was filling in time, as he didn't want to get to our destination too early, mWe'd have... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the Country Roads of Scotland trip with Insight Vacations. We are very happy to learn that your overall experience on the road with us was enjoyable. However, we acknowledge your observations which will be shared... Show more
    Trip date: June 2018
  • G
    · April 30th, 2019
    Excellent Guide and Driver- easy to book- very well organised- ran smoothly- beautiful country, beautiful people- can’t wait to see more of Scotland!
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to learn that your overall experience in Scotland with Insight Vacations was a successful one. Furthermore, we truly look forward to our next journey together soon.
    Trip date: April 2019
  • M
    · October 24th, 2018
    I was very pleased with the places we saw, our drivers, our hotels and the food. The best part , though, was our tour director, Collet. She was fun, informative, patient and professional. She engaged us with stories, songs and great attention to seeing... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to learn that Collet went above and beyond to make your time Scotland a memorable one. Also, we are very happy to learn that you enjoyed your complete experience on the road. Furthermore, we truly look forward to welcoming you... Show more
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    Trip date: August 2018
  • JH
    · October 2nd, 2018
    John made my trip. The knowledge of the history of Scotland was excellent.
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing with us what an excellent time you had in Scotland with Insight Vacations. We are elated to hear that your experience was a memorable one and we look forward to welcoming you back for more amazing destinations in the near future.
    Trip date: August 2018
  • Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days) reviewer 9
    · April 29th, 2018
    The things I liked most was the itinerary and the guide.
    Trip date: April 2018
  • J
    · July 18th, 2017
    An excellent trip! Excellent Tour Director and fun group. Breathtaking scenery. All very good.
    Trip date: July 2017

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Country Roads of Scotland (Classic, Summer, 9 Days)
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