On this new tour we travel to the heart of Perthshire and stay near Crieff. Visit Scone Palace which is regarded as a national treasure amongst the historic houses of Scotland.
This tour takes us into the heart of Scotland as we visit Perthshire and the delightful Victorian town of Crieff. Surrounded by pretty countryside, the town offers a plethora of attractions including a distillery, pretty and romantic walks, shops and eateries.
Our Hotel: The Crieff Hydro, Crieff
This stunning four star hotel is set in 900 acres of parkland and gardens. The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, entertainment and leisure facilities including two indoor swimming pools, sauna, spa bath and steam room (charges may apply) and a cinema. There are a wealth of activities available at the hotel, including bowling, archery and badminton. WiFi is available.
All bedrooms are of a high standard and have TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities. THIS HOTEL HAS A LIFT
Included in your holiday cost:
· Door to Door Service
· All coach travel
· Dinner, bed & breakfast
· All excursions and inclusions as listed.
Your holiday includes G-Lines famous home collection and return service, a free day to enjoy Creiff at leisure and two excellent excursions.D
Enjoy a free day in Crieff, a holiday resort since Victorian times and the second largest town in Perthshire. The town spills from the Knock, the wooded hill above, down to the River Earn. James Square with its fountain marks the centre of the town and there are a number of tourist attractions.B, D
This excursion is a real treat as we head to Scone Palace, where the Kings of Scotland were once crowned, including Robert the Bruce. Today, the Palace houses an amazing collection of antiques, paintings and rare artefacts, Scone is regarded as a national treasure amongst the historic houses of Scotland. We will also spend time in Perth, the birthplace of Grouse Whisky and Scotland's very first capital. Free time will be given to explore the city, its two sizable parks or the Black Watch Museum housed in Balhousie CastleB, D
Another day out takes us to Drummond Gardens which are some of the finest formal gardens in Europe. First laid out in the early 17th century the gardens you see today were featured in the film ‘Rob Roy’. Please note: Drummond Gardens includes several flights of stairs and are therefore not suitable for those with limited mobility. We also call at the Famous Grouse Distillery for a tour and ‘true’ taste of Scotland!B, D
Rosslyn Chapel - On either your outward or return journey we will visit the Beautiful Rosslyn Chapel. This unique building is a medieval marvel in ornate stonework, building materials and stunning stained glass. You may recognise it from the film 'The Da Vinci Code'. Please Note: There is a steep descent to the Crypt.B, D
B=Breakfast included, D=Dinner included
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All tours on this site do include our very popular door to door service. On the day of departure, one of our small minibuses or cars will pick you up, at your door at the stipulated time and transfer you to the coach. Check on this map to see if your address is within our pick up area. PLEASE NOTE – if you do not live within our pick up area, call us and we will arrange to collect you at a mutually convenient point en-route.
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