We Love —
- This tour is the ultimate Edinburgh experience - enjoy an exclusive pre-opening tour of Edinburgh Castle
- Revel in the spectacle with seated tickets to the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
- Enjoy a tutored tasting in an 18th century residence and sample rare single cask whiskies
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Your Destination —
From the Iconic Edinburgh Castle sitting on its rock above the city, the modernistic buildings of the Scottish Parliament to the educational and fun Dynamic Earth; there truly is something for everyone.
Your Itinerary —
Make your way to Edinburgh train station to start your adventure to Scotland's historic capital. From here you will be taken on a visit of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Edinburgh. The city's medieval 'Old Town' and Georgian 'New Town' was recently awarded World Heritage Site status. Check into your hotel for the evening and then enjoy some time to explore this spectacular city at your leisure.
Today starts with a visit to Edinburgh Castle. With its dramatic views across the city and entrance to the exhibition housed in the castle, 'Honours of the Kingdom', which consists of the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny, Edinburgh Castle is a must-see. This afternoon, delight in a feast with a two-course lunch followed by a tutored tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. 28 Queen Street is an impressive four-storey Georgian building, comprising a suite of modern and elegant rooms. Its past visitors include the great and the good of the Scottish Enlightenment and it continues to welcome guests in luxurious Scottish fashion. Your personal Whiskey Ambassador will guide you through an entertaining tasting experience, as you discover the Society's rare single cask whiskies. The remainder of the afternoon is free to explore the city and have dinner at your leisure. Includes Breakfast, Lunch
Today you are free to soak up the atmosphere of the Edinburgh Festival; there are street performances, pop-up restaurants, free shows and much more to discover. Later, you're in for a real treat as you attend the internationally acclaimed Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. The year 2017 (4-26 August) will see the 68th extravaganza to be staged at the Scottish capital's ancient Castle - a spectacular and inspiring backdrop for this remarkable event. With innovative production, heart-stopping sound, imaginative graphics, state-of-the-art lighting and specially commissioned fireworks, the 90-minute show is set to captivate a large cosmopolitan audience. The line-up of nearly 1000 performers includes hundreds of musicians, pipers, drummers, singers and dancers. Includes Breakfast
DAY 4 : Edinburgh - Edinburgh Rail Station
Transfer from your hotel this morning to Edinburgh Rail Station for your train journey home. Includes Breakfast
Your Hotel —
This offer is based on a stay in the Leonardo Hotel in a Standard Room on a Bed and Breakfast basis.
The Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Centre (Haymarket) lies in the historical heart of the city, right next door to Haymarket station and a vast array of cafés, bars and restaurants.
The Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Centre is home to 282 lavish and modern rooms. For breakfast, an abundant Scottish buffet awaits you, as well as a large continental selection. In the evenings, exclusive combinations of traditional and modern dishes are served at the restaurant.
NOTE: Accommodation will be as stated or alternatives of a similar standard
Your Journey —
Transport is not included in this offer.
Please note that you are to arrive at Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station under your own arrangements between the hours of 14:00 - 18:00 where you will be met by a representative.