Journey Name: The Highland Journey (2 Nights)  |  Journey Duration: Upto 3 days
 
Overview:

Travel straight into the heart of the Highlands and enjoy typical outdoors activities.

 
Train Departure Schedule :
2016
April - June
July - September
October - December
 
 
Journey Dates :
   

MONTH

DATE

May 2016

31

June 2016

27

July 2016

5, 25

August 2016

17, 29

September 2016

14

October 2016

4

 

 
Places Covered:
Dundee, Montrose, Aberdeen, Keith, Inverness, Dalwhinnie and Perth
 
Day to Day Itinerary:

Day One

Departing Edinburgh in the early afternoon, journey north through the former Kingdom of Fife, then up into the dramatic scenery of the Highlands. After the breathtaking journey you arrive at Dalwhinnie Distillery ready for a tour and tasting of its distinctive whisky.

In the evening a sumptuous dinner is served, followed by entertainment in the Observation Car.
 

Day Two

After breakfast, you travel by coach to Rothiemurchus Estate in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. Rothiemurchus offers a magical setting in which to try a spot of clay-pigeon shooting or fishing or a tour of the estate. Rejoin the train for lunch and travel to Culloden Battlefield for a private tour.

Back on board enjoy some spectacular panoramas on the way south through Aberdeenshire and Angus. A formal dinner is served on the way to Dundee.
 

Day Three

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast as you leave Stirling behind and return to Edinburgh.

 

 
Price:

PRICE

POUNDS (GBP)

Per person On Twin Sharing Basis

£ 2590

Single Supplement

£ 1550

 

Prices are per person and include all table d'hôte meals, all alcoholic and other beverages, all sightseeing excursions as shown in the itinerary and accommodation on board based on two people sharing a twin compartment or one person in a single.

 
Inclusions:
  • All table d'hôte meals, all alcoholic and other beverages, 
  • All sightseeing excursions as shown in the itinerary and 
  • Accommodation on board based on two people sharing a twin compartment or one person in a single.
 
Exclusions:

 
Notes – Remarks:

TIMINGS
The Royal Scotsman departs Edinburgh at 1.43pm on day one and arrives back in Edinburgh at 9.49am on day three.

Please note:Itineraries are subject to change and all timings shown are for your guidance only. Confirmed itineraries and timings will be supplied with your travel documents.

 
Terms and Conditions:

 
Route Map
 
  • Tour of Dalwhinnie Distillery
  • Visit Rothiemurchus Estate 
  • Visit Culloden Battlefield.
  • Optional activities include clay pigeon shooting, fly fishing and a Highland safari