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Stirling Castle

Castles & Gardens Tour

  • Castle Stalker
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
  • Eilean Donan Castle
  • Pipers with Edinburgh Castle
  • Royal Botanis Gardens Edinburgh
  • Kilchurn Castle
  • Castle Stalker

2020 price from £1250 per person sharing (based on 4 people in rental car)

Scotland can boast many castles and beautiful gardens.  This popular tour takes in some of our most outstanding gardens and fabulous castles.

Travel all over Scotland from the Highlands and Islands down to our capital city Edinburgh and further south.

For further information and bookings please contact us
Tel: +44 (0)1592 752990
Fax: +44 (0)1592 331680
Toll Free: 1-888 678 1567 USA/Canada

Day 1
Arrive in Scotland. Afternoon visit to Royal Botanic Gardens and/or Greenbank Gardens. Overnight Glasgow

Day 2
Take the ferry to Dunoon to visit Younger Botanic Gardens, followed by Inveraray Castle, home to the Duke of Argyll, head of Clan Campbell, and the magnificent woodland Crarae Gardens. Overnight Tarbert area

Day 3   
A visit to Achamore Gardens on the island of Gigha. Overnight Tarbert area

Day 4    
Visit Arduaine Gardens before stopping at Dunstaffnage Castle. Overnight Oban area

Day 5    
Transfer north, visiting Drummond Castle Gardens and Blair Castle en route. Overnight Inverness area

Day 6    
Day trip to Inverewe Gardens, Victorian gardener Osgood Mackenzie's creation, where, thanks to the benign influence of the Gulf Stream, exotic sub-tropical plants flourish, despite the northerly latitude. Return via Corrieshalloch Gorge, a 200 ft deep box canyon, with views to the Falls of Measach. Overnight Inverness area

Day 7    
Transfer to Aberdeen, via scenic Speyside. A visit to Glenfiddich Distillery, Dufftown then on to 16th century Crathes Castle, with its remarkable painted ceilings and fabulous gardens, situated near Banchory on Royal Deeside. Overnight Aberdeen

Day 8    
A morning visit to the Duthie Winter Gardens before heading south via the unique walled garden at Edzell Castle. Overnight Edinburgh area

Day 9    
A morning visit to the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh, with afternoon free to explore this historic beautiful and picturesque city, with optional visit to the Castle, perched atop volcanic rock, overlooking Princes Street and the gardens. Overnight Edinburgh area

Day 10    
Depart for home

This package includes the following:

  • 9 nights, accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • Sightseeing pass (individuals) or entrance fees to places of interest (groups)
  • Hire of self-drive automatic car or minibus and driver (individuals) OR coach and driver (groups)
  • Ferry fare from Gourock to Dunoon; Tayinloan-Gigha return
  • VAT at 20%

All hotels will be 4 star or above.

Best of Scotland Holidays offer a variety of tours including Tours of Scotland, Ireland, England and Wales, Whisky Trails, Honeymoon Packages, Castle and Garden Tours, Island Hopping, Walking Holidays and much more - something to suit everyone!

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