Hadrian’s Wall and Alnwick Castle
Hadrian’s Wall was started in 122AD in the time of the Emperor Hadrian. It is 73 miles long, built of stone and stretches from coast to coast. There are Roman forts, latrines, bath houses and milecastles to visit, plus museums.
Day Tour from Glasgow
Do you know the song ‘On the bonnie, bonnie banks of Loch Lomond’? Come and see Loch Lomond and hear the story behind the song. You can take a boat trip on the loch.
Scotland – South of Glasgow
Robert Burns is the most famous Scottish poet and his birthday is celebrated worldwide on 25 January, when people eat haggis with a dram of whisky. Visit Alloway and see the small thatched cottage where Robert Burns was born in 1759.
Day tours from Edinburgh or Glasgow – central
Spend the day exploring the Trossach hills, the meeting place of the Lowlands and the Highlands. The area has inspired numerous writers, including Sir Walter Scott and it is the setting for some of his novels.
Classic Glasgow Sightseeing – 8 hours
An 8 hour tour of Glasgow shows how it has moved on from being an industrial city and port astride the River Clyde. It has developed its waterfront with new performance arenas and museums.
Classic Glasgow Sightseeing – 4 hours
A 4 hour tour gives you an overview of the bustling city of Glasgow, which has moved on from its days of heavy industry and has redeveloped its waterside by the River Clyde. It is Scotland’s cultural capital.
South East Scotland – The Borders
A day tour from Edinburgh to visit Abbotsford, Sir Walter Scott’s home from 1811. It contains many mementoes of this famous Scottish author. The house sits beside the River Tweed, famous for its salmon fishing.
Classic Scotland – Edinburgh
An 8 hour tour allows you to explore more of Scotland’s capital city. The medieval part of the city runs from Edinburgh Castle, on top of Castle Rock, down to the Palace of Holyroodhouse, which is Her Majesty the Queen’s official residence in Edinburgh.
Scotland – East Edinburgh
Explore the East Lothian coast visiting towns like North Berwick and Haddington, where King Alexander II was born in 1198. There are many golf courses in the area including the well-known Muirfield.