Scotland August 2019 | Craig Travel

Scotland August 2019

Highlands and Isles
August 3, 2019 to August 18, 2019
16 Days
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CT Rating 3 Moderately Challenging

3 Moderately Challenging

This journey has departed. Please view our alternate departures below or contact us to pre-register for the next journey to Scotland.

From the Lowlands and Royal Edinburgh, to the Highlands and Western Isles, we shall discover a land of magnificent beauty and turbulent history on this special in-depth tour of Scotland. A land and people apart, Scotland has an endearing charm and a special place in the hearts of Canadians from all walks of life. On this unique itinerary we will have time in the major cities and on remote islands. We will see royal palaces and ancient religious sites and have opportunities to taste the haggis and to enjoy a wee dram. We will stay in a variety of hotels, each offering comfortable surroundings, fine food and friendly service. All details have been carefully planned to ensure a carefree holiday and many extra features. Read on but don’t delay - reserve your space today.

Alternate Departures

Saturday, August 1, 2020 to Sunday, August 16, 2020
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CT Rating 3 Moderately Challenging

3 Moderately Challenging

This journey features a relatively fast paced itinerary with a good deal of coach travel and visits some remote parts of Scotland. Some of the hotels are relatively simple but clean and comfortable. Porters may not be available at all hotels and members should be prepared to move their own luggage when required.

Highlights Inclusive Features
  • Visit several of Scotland’s most scenic isles - Mull, Iona, the Holy Isle, Skye and the Hebrides (Harris and Lewis)
  • Performance of the famous Edinburgh Military Tattoo
  • Visit the Urquhart and Edinburgh Castles
  • Enjoy the subtropical Inverewe Garden
  • Sample Scottish whiskey at Glenfiddich Distillery (or similar)
  • Relive history at the Bannockburn Heritage Centre
  • Return economy group airfare from Canada to Glasgow with Air Canada
  • Accommodation in comfortable superior tourist class hotels as indicated (or similar) with private bath / shower
  • 25 meals (B - 14 breakfasts, D - 11 dinners)
  • All gratuities, surcharges, taxes and fees for included services
  • Services of our Canadian group escort plus a professional driver / guide in Scotland
  • Airport transfers in Canada or equivalent value with purchase of group airfare


Tour Cost in Canadian dollars, per person
Departure LocationDeparture Price
Land Only*
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Pricing Details

*Land only price is based on joining at the hotel in Glasgow and leaving at the hotel in Edinburgh. Airfares from other gateways are available on request. Airfares and carrier are subject to change and will be confirmed prior to final payment. Refer to inclusive features for details. Tour price is based on sharing a twin-bedded room at hotels. Prices are based on a minimum 20 members and on rates, taxes and fees effective September 2018 and are subject to change due to factors beyond our control.

Prices DO NOT INCLUDE the cost of insurance which is available and is highly recommended.  Premiums vary with the cost, length of the trip, and the traveller’s age. For passengers up to and including 74 years on departure date, premiums will range from $312 to $346 pp plus applicable taxes. Cost supplements for travellers aged 75-85 will range from $201 to $385 pp plus applicable taxes.  This insurance is effective from the date of purchase and carries limitations on pre-existing medical conditions.  Please discuss your insurance coverage prior to booking.  Refer to terms and conditions for more details.  

Deposit Amount:
Final Payment Date:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019