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8 days - from only £639pp


Royal Stirling and Scone Palace

A warm welcome, crisp fresh air and rich heritage await in the scenic Highland town of Pitlochry, right in the heart of Scotland. From here we visit the unique Falkirk Wheel, historic Stirling and Scone Palace.


  • 5 nights hotel with Scottish breakfast in Pitlochry
  • 5 evening meals in Pitlochry
  • Overnight stays on the outbound and return journeys, with breakfast and evening meal included
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

8 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to our comfortable overnight hotel.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2:

    This morning we will continue our journey to Scotland, arriving at the Pitlochry Hydro Hotel, Pitlochry for five nights.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 3: Falkirk Wheel and Stirling

    Enjoy a day discovering Scotland’s history in Royal Stirling, where the skyline is dominated by its castle, towering over some of the most important battlefields of Scotland’s past.

    We then take a unique ride on the Falkirk Wheel - the world’s only rotating boat lift - a really fascinating day out!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Falkirk Wheel

    Falkirk Wheel
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    Included Highlights

    • Stirling
    • Falkirk Wheel
  • Day 4: Day at leisure or Queen's View and Aberfeldy

    Relax in Pitlochry, or join our optional excursion to Queen’s View, a favourite spot of Queen Victoria’s, and the pretty Highland village of Aberfeldy.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Queen's View

    Queen's View and Blair Atholl

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    • Queen's View

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 5: Day at leisure

    Enjoy a day at your own pace in Pitlochry.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Pitlochry
  • Day 6: Scone Palace

    The original home of the legendary Stone of Destiny, Scone Palace is spectacular and contains a superb collection of French furniture, delicate china and valuable treasures.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Scone Palace

    Scone Palace

    Included Highlights

    • Scone Palace
  • Day 7:

    Today we will say farewell to Pitlochry and begin our journey home, staying at a comfortable overnight hotel.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 8:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast


You will stay for five nights at the 3-star Pitlochry Hydro Hotel in Pitlochry.

Overnight hotels will be located in Northern England. 

  • Pitlochry Hydro Hotel

    The former Coast & Country Pitlochry Hydro Hotel enjoys a fine location in the magnificent Perthshire Highlands, only a short walk from the town of Pitlochry, where there are a number of distilleries to enjoy some of the finest local tipples including world-famous Edradour Distillery. There is plenty to keep you entertained in the hotel. Built-in the style of a traditional Scottish hunting lodge, the hotel has two stylish lounges and a fantastic restaurant where you can enjoy delicious breakfast and evening meals. A highlight is undoubtedly the leisure club with an indoor pool, gym sauna and Jacuzzi, perfect for getting the last of your energy out and winding down after a long day exploring the fantastic Scottish countryside and cities.

    • Bar
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.