Spend seven nights in historic Stirling, the gateway to the Highlands. Walk in the footsteps of Scottish royalty at Stirling Castle and Scone Palace. Cruise on Loch Lomond and admire mountain views in The Trossachs. See Edinburgh’s UNESCO World Heritage Old and New Towns, stroll along the famed Royal Mile and visit Edinburgh Castle. Then delight in the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, performed before the floodlit castle, an annual spectacle featuring military bands from across the globe and lively Highland dancers. Feel North Sea breezes from the ruins of St Andrews Castle, perched on the coast, then see golf’s historic home, St Andrews Old Course. Tour the Glenturret distillery for Scottish whisky and examine Scotland’s history with expert guides. This program features first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan including wine with dinner.