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Journey deep into the Heart of Scotland, beginning in ancient Edinburgh.  Walk the cobbled streets, and discover Edinburgh Castle, classic Georgian neighborhoods, and Holyrood Palace.  Next is Inverness, gateway to the Highlands, and cruising Loch Ness.  Consider a day trip to the breathtaking Isle of Skye.

Spend your final night in historic Stirling, the scene of Scottish heroes, villains, and intrigue. Some particular highlights include the Royal Yacht Britannia, Blair Atholl Castle, Cairngorms National Park for wildlife, Culloden & Bannockburn Battlefields, Loch Ness, Cawdor and Urquhart Castles, the Isle of Skye Glenfinnan, Glencoe, Loch Lomond, Trossachs National Park, and Stirling Castle.  The secret heart of Scotland is yours.

PLAN AND BOOK

Included Unique Activities

  • Secrets of the Royal Mile Walking Tour
  • Loch Ness Cruise
  • Entrance to Stirling Castle
Secrets of the Royal Mile & Edinburgh Castle

Secrets of the Royal Mile & Edinburgh Castle

Inspiration Loch Ness Cruise

Inspiration Loch Ness Cruise

Stirling Castle Admission

Stirling Castle Admission

Accommodations

2 Nights

4-Star Elegant Historic Hotel

2 Nights

4-Star Landmark Luxury

2 Nights

4-Star Scenic Highlands Hotel

1 Night

4-Star Victorian Hotel

Transportation and Guides

  • Compact Rental Car with Automatic Transmission

Meals Included

  • 7 Authentic Scottish Breakfasts

Points of Interest

  • Explore the Stunning White Walls of Blair Atholl Castle
  • Discover the Natural Beauty of Cairngorms National Park
  • Stay in Inverness - The Capital of the Highlands
  • Travel the Length of Mysterious Loch Ness
  • Visit the Famous & Historic Culloden Battlefield
  • Stroll Through The Romantic Gardens of Cawdor Castle
  • Enjoy a Gentle Hike around Picturesque Glen Nevis
  • Get Lost in Stunning Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park
  • Marvel at Stirling Castle & The Wallace Monument

Blackness Castle, Linlithgow, Central Scotland

Roslin Glen, Central Scotland

Rosslyn Chapel, Edinburgh

Linlithgow Palace, Kirkgate, Central Scotland

Old Town Edinburgh, Central Scotland

The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Central Scotland

Princes Street, Central Scotland

Edinburgh Castle, Central Scotland

UNESCO World Heritage sites

Old Town Edinburgh

Old Town Edinburgh

Forth Bridge, Queensferry

Forth Bridge, Queensferry

2024 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

Nov, Dec

ON SALE! From $3,398 $3,198 per person

2024 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Oct

ON SALE! From $3,588 $3,388 per person

2024 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Jul, Aug, Sep

ON SALE! From $4,098 $3,898 per person

2025 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

Jan, Feb, Mar

ON SALE! From $3,463 $3,263 per person

2025 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Oct, Nov, Dec

ON SALE! From $3,568 $3,368 per person

2025 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

ON SALE! From $4,072 $3,872 per person

Your Price Includes

ACCOMMODATION

  • 7 nights Unique Scottish Accommodation 

TRANSPORTATION

  • Compact Rental Car with Automatic Transmission

DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED

  • 7 Authentic Scottish Breakfasts

INCLUDED UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

  • Secrets of the Royal Mile Walking Tour
  • Loch Ness Cruise
  • Entrance to Stirling Castle

POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Explore the Stunning White Walls of Blair Atholl Castle
  • Discover the Natural Beauty of Cairngorms National Park
  • Stay in Inverness - The Capital of the Highlands
  • Travel the Length of Mysterious Loch Ness
  • Visit the Famous & Historic Culloden Battlefield
  • Stroll Through The Romantic Gardens of Cawdor Castle
  • Enjoy a Gentle Hike around Picturesque Glen Nevis
  • Get Lost in Stunning Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park
  • Marvel at Stirling Castle & The Wallace Monument
Prices Based On
  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Prices are Per Person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room.
  • Traveling Alone? No Problem. Just Ask Us for a Single Supplement Price.

"Wonderful Paris & London Trip"

Betsy W.

Modern Travel Pros

I wanted to pass along some feedback from my clients who just came back from their Paris and London trip. I do think they had a wonderful time!

"I wanted to say thank you for all of your hard work and help in making this trip amazing for us. It was truly incredible and exceeded our expectations. Gary was spectacular and I’d recommend him a thousand times over. We were very happy with all of your hotel selections. Locations were great for everything. Let your Disney lover clients know they truly don’t need more than a day at Disneyland Paris. I can’t stress enough how perfect the location was for our hotel in London. Public transportation is soooooo easy to navigate from there and you are truly in the center of everything. Our hotel in Paris was great too. The entire city is just absolutely stunning. Paris is a bit more spread out than London so it’s tougher to be in the middle of everything, but that location was great. Super close to the subway and great food options within walking distance. I wouldn’t have changed anything about any of our hotels."

"Great trip to Paris, Italy and Switzerland"

Betsy W.

Modern Travel Pros

My clients had a great trip! Here is their feedback: "Paris was Hannah’s favorite and I thought Switzerland would be mine, but it ended up being Venice. Switzerland was a close second! Overall, it was an amazing trip with wonderful memories to share. Thank you for all your help!"

"We got to see all of Ireland!"

Craig & Mary

10

It was a great Small Guided Vacation and we got to see all of Ireland. North to South and all the little points and villages. The Wild Atlantic, West coast, Cliffs of Moher, Giants causeway....Galway and Dingle Peninsula were my favorite and the Blarney castle. I never knew all that stuff was still going on in Belfast with the walls and the separation. The black cab tour was excellent. Cork, and Kilkenny were all great. I bought the Aran sweater and the wife got hers plus a Claddagh ring with earrings and a necklace. Don't worry for all 14 days I had my fill of Guinness. Lots of pictures too. Thanks for everything!

"I just LOVE LOVE LOVE working with Authentic!"

Izhar N.

CA

My clients returned from their whirlwind Scottish adventure...loved it !!!...they were able to do everything Bob wanted, and, even Shelly enjoyed the distilleries. Her favourite, actually, was hiking on the Isle of Islay...so, guess it was all worth it!! I, personally, want to say that your ground staff were FABULOUS!!!! Things happen...but, it was all sorted, and both I and my clients were extremely appreciative!! Again, I just LOVE LOVE LOVE working with you and Authentic !!!!

"Our Scotland trip was fantastic"

Steve & Jeanine G.

10

Hi Katie, we wanted to let you know that the trip was fantastic. The accommodations were awesome--particularly Witchery and The Old Manse. All excursions and car rental went smoothly. Thanks for all your help.

"We had an AMAZING time in Italy!"

Tamara L.

Agency

Hi Katie, here is a great feedback from my clients who just came back from Italy:

This was an amazing experience and the trip of a lifetime. We will absolutely return to Italy, and look forward to working with you to help us plan another great itinerary! Even though we are still shaking off some serious jet lag from the trip home, we are still basking in the glow of a wonderful trip and enjoying reflecting on the memories. Thank you so much for your help and making this trip a reality for us!

"Perfect Wales Anniversary Trip"

Jodi J.

CO

Jennifer helped book the perfect trip to Wales for my clients. The guide, Terry, was amazing: knowledgeable, funny and local. He had great insight for my clients that added extra details to everything they saw and did. The hotels were great, the food was amazing with lots of choices. They celebrated their Anniversary on the trip and their small group of 9 got them a card they all signed and made their trip more memorable.

"Wonderful Family Vacation"

Shaia B.

Murfreesboro, TN

My clients had a wonderful time and enjoyed their private drivers, especially in Scotland. They loved all of their hotels.

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