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Welcome to Best of Scotland Holidays

Best of Scotland Holidays is one of Britain's longest established independent tour operators. Started in 1983, we now have over 33 years' expertise in planning leisure and golfing packages in Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales. We pride ourselves on our local knowledge, and on our ability to provide personal attention to all our clients.

Within this site you will find some suggested itineraries for programmes in Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales. However as we custom-build the majority of programmes to client specifications, we will be delighted to devise a programme to suit your exact requirements and budget, and if you require our expertise to guide you along the way, we are more than happy to help.

Please send your enquiry on the package you are interested in and then click the 'Request a quote' button and give us an outline of what you would like to do and we will send you a no obligation quotation.

We look forward to the opportunity of organising your holiday of a lifetime.

Featured Holidays

Royal Troon

The Open Golf Championship 2016 Royal Troon

Price: £1399 per person sharing Royal Troon Golf Club, Troon, Ayrshire  (14th-17th July 2016) 5 nights Accom; Full Breakfasts; 3 Dinners; 4 Packed Lunches; All Travel from Glasgow to Troon; Open Golf Season Ticket & VAT The Open will...

Aberglasney House Wales

Wales in a Week

Wales is a place that becomes an obsession, beckoning back its visitors year after year with its friendly locals, fine food, remarkable landscapes, white-knuckle adventures and admirably green credentials. These are the marks of a country looking...

Ballintoy Harbour

Game of Thrones Package

From £277pp (4 sharing car) From £346pp (2 sharing car) Welcome to our exciting Game of Thrones tour of Northern Ireland.  Follow the path of the stars on this 3 day itinerary. HBO’s award-winning television series ‘Game of Thrones’,...

South Harris

Weddings in Romantic Scotland

Dreaming of tying the knot in Scotland? If you dream of a fabulous romantic Wedding Day, in the midst of the history and traditions of Scottish lochs and glens, Best of Scotland Holidays can assist you with all the plans for your big day, from...

Golf in Ayrshire

St.Andrews & The West Coast

St.Andrews is renowned, the world over, as the birthplace of golf, which has been played here for over 400 years. Few can fail to be awed by the sense of history, as they view the hallowed links of the Old Course, host of The Open every five...

Swilcan Bridge Old Course St.Andrews

Guaranteed Tee-Time Old Course St.Andrews

Price: £2689 per person sharing (based on 4 golfers) If there is a single course in the entire world that most golfers aspire to play just once in their lifetime, it is the Old Course at St Andrews in Scotland — a course like no other and an...


7 Day Irish Heritage

Gaada Stack Foula Shetland

Shetland Wildlife Trail

Shetland is one of Europe's key wilderness areas and both geography and climate combine to make it a mecca for wildlife-watchers. Inevitably, the islands are a haven for many species of birdlife, particularly seabirds which roost in their tens of...

Aberdour Golf Club

Great Value Golf Breaks in Fife 2016

From £333 per person sharing - midweek (supp. for weekends) Fife boasts over 45 famous, historic and challenging golf courses. A wide range of beautiful parkland, inland and links courses await your arrival in The Home of Golf. In addition to the...

Belleisle Golf Course

Great Value Golf Breaks in Ayrshire 2016

From £298 per person sharing - midweek (supp. for weekends) Not only is Scotland The Home of Golf, it is also the birthplace of the sport’s most prestigious tournament, the Open Championship, which began in Ayrshire in 1860. While most of the...


Southern Cities of Wales

Enjoy this four day tour sampling the many varied attractions of Wales’ southern cities. Each city hosts a wealth of entertaining festivals and events throughout the year. For bookings and further information please contact us E-mail:...

Chatsworth House Derbyshire

Film and TV Tour of England

Lights, camera, action! Ever wondered where your favourite film is shot? TV and film locations are big business and we’ve uncovered some inspirational places to visit where famous movies and TV shows were filmed that will add interest to any tour...

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Play The Old Course St.Andrews

Price £2689 pps

Our package Includes the following:
6 nights accommodation at the 5 star Fairmont Hotel, St.Andrews; 1 round over The Jubilee Course, St.Andrews 13.04 tee-time Thursday 7th July 2016; 1 round over The Old Course, St.Andrews 13.30 tee-time Friday 8th July 2016; 1 round over Kingsbarns Golf Links; 1 round over Carnoustie Golf Links; 1 round over The Castle Course, St.Andrews; 7 day rental of a VW Caravelle Automatic or similar incl. GPS; VAT @ 20%

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14 Day British & Irish Voyager Escorted Tour

From £1819 pps

14 Day British & Irish Voyager
Superior First Class Hotels - 13 Nts/23 Meals

Highlights Include:
Scottish Evening In Edinburgh; Shakespeare’s Birthplace; St Andrews Walking Tour; Beatles' Tour of Liverpool; Dingle Peninsula; Kiss The Blarney Stone; Jaunting Car Ride; VAT @ 20%

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The 2016 Open Golf Championship Package, Royal Troon

Price £1399 pps

Our package includes the following:
Royal Troon Golf Club, Troon, Ayrshire; 5 nights Accommodation in Glasgow; Full Breakfasts each morning; 3 Dinners; 4 Packed Lunches; Travel by GolfLink Train from Glasgow to Troon and return; Open Golf Season Ticket; VAT@ 20%

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