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River Tay, Perth

River Tay, Perth

Scotland's Far North and Perth

Travel to the far north of Scotland and experience the dramatic coastline with visits to the remote Castle of Mey, beloved home of the Queen Mother, and John O'Groats together with a full day's visit to Orkney. Finally there is time at leisure in the heritage city of Perth.

Cairnwell Pass • The Castle of Mey • John O'Groats • Orkney • Skara Brae • Scapa Flow • Kirkwall

Day 1 Travel north for an overnight stop in the Glasgow area.

Day 2 Proceed north via Blairgowrie and the spectacular Cairnwell Pass to Braemar. A wonderfully scenic route continues via Tomintoul and Grantown on Spey before passing Inverness and continuing to Wick.

Day 3 Visit Her Majesty The Queen Mother's beloved Castle of Mey which has been kept just as it was when she was alive. Explore the gardens and enjoy the views over the Pentland Firth (closed end of July/beginning August). Remainder of the day at leisure in Wick.

Day 4 Board the ferry from John O'Groats to Orkney where a local coach meets the group for an excursion to include highlights such as Skara Brae, the Churchill Barriers, Scapa Flow, Ring of Brodgar, the Italian Chapel and Kirkwall's magnificent cathedral (admission charges not included).

Day 5 Travel back through Scotland with a stop in the highland capital of Inverness and onwards to Perth.

Day 6 A day at leisure in Perth.

Day 7 Homeward journey.

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Norseman Hotel, Wick

The hotel overlooks the River Wick and is only a few minutes' walk from the town centre. Since the new management team took over, an ongoing refurbishment programme has improved the standard of the hotel and seen its rating rise.

• 3 star • 48 bedrooms

• No lift, but plenty of ground floor rooms

• Coach parking

Salutation Hotel, Perth

This 17th century hotel is centrally located within the town's main shopping area and provides a welcoming atmosphere, good food and comfortable accommodation.

• 3 star • 34 bedrooms

• Lift • Coach parking nearby

Your tour includes:

• 1 night half board on the outbound journey

• 3 nights half board in Wick with:
Porter service
Full Scottish breakfast
3 course dinner with choice and tea/coffee
1 x glass of wine with 1st dinner

• Admission to the Castle of Mey

• Full day excursion to Orkney

• 2 nights half board in Perth with:
Full Scottish breakfast
3 course dinner with choice and tea/coffee

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