SCOTLAND – Legends of The Loch
Destination: Scotland, Loch Lomond
Duration: 5 days
Explore Loch Lomond, Loch Katrine and Central Scotland from your base at the Winnock Hotel Drymen.
The Winnock Hotel, The Square, Drymen, Loch Lomond. Tel: 01360 660245
Situated on the village green in the pretty conservation village of Drymen, the AA 3 star Winnock, a former coaching inn, is just 14 miles from Glasgow and 4 miles from Loch Lomond. There is no lift but there are a few ground floor rooms, some of which are accessed externally.
Single room (limited supply) £68.00
Aberfoyle Wool Mill * Loch Katrine Cruise * Edinburgh * Falkirk Wheel * Whisky Distillery * Inveraray
- Luxury air conditioned coach
- 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- Tea/coffee after dinner
- 2 nights in house entertainment
- Excursion package
- Door to door service (subject to conditions)
Departs approx 0800 arrives back approx 1700
After local pick ups we make our way north into Scotland and on to Drymen.
A day in the Trossachs first visiting Aberfoyle Woollen Mill. From here we continue to Loch Katrine for a storytelling cruise on Steam Ship SS Sir Walter Scott, Followed by lunch at the Lochside restaurant overlooking Loch Katrine. We return to the hotel for dinner followed by tea/coffee.
This morning we head to the Falkirk Wheel, the world’s first and only rotating boat lift. In the afternoon we make our way to the capital city of Edinburgh. Central Edinburgh has two distinct parts divided by Princes Street, which runs roughly east-west under the shadow of Castle Rock.
After breakfast we have an excursion to Inveraray which is situated on Loch Fyne. The town lies at the mouth of the River Aray in Argyll and Bute, on the western shore of the Loch, and is a former royal burgh, the traditional county town of Argyll and ancestral home to the Duke of Argyll. In the afternoon we visit Glengoyne Distillery – the only distillery to distil whisky in the Lowlands and is matured just across the road in the Highlands! Learn all about whisky and Glengoyne in particular with a guided tour and tasting session.
After breakfast we make our way southwards making comfort stops en route.