Scotland ~ Stirling featuring the Military Tattoo
Discover Scotland’s remarkable beauty and heritage on this small-group, seven-night journey based in charming, historic Stirling. Walk in the footsteps of Scottish royalty at Stirling Castle and Scone Palace. Cruise on Loch Lomond and admire lake and mountain views in The Trossachs that have inspired poets from Burns to Wordsworth. In Edinburgh, see the UNESCO World Heritage Old and New Towns, stroll along the famed Royal Mile and visit its majestic castle. Delight in the glorious Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo performed before the floodlit castle, an annual spectacle featuring military bands from across the globe and lively Highland dancers. Feel the North Sea breezes from the ruins of St Andrews Castle perched on the coast, then see golf’s historic home, St Andrews Old Course. Along the way, tour the Glenturret distillery for a “wee dram” of Scottish whisky and examine Scotland’s history with expert guides and lecturers. This program features first-class accommodations and a generous meal plan including wine with dinner.