4 days

From £575 £625

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Summary

Steam locomotion has an enduring fascination for many of us and combined with the wonderful scenery of Scotland it becomes utterly irresistible. The Jacobite Steam Train, from Fort William to Mallaig, is one of the longest steam-hauled rail journeys available in Britain today, an 84‑mile round trip through some spectacular scenery that also includes the 21‑arch Glenfinnan Viaduct.

A gentler pace is set as we sail ‘Doon ra Watter’ on the world’s last seagoing paddle steamer, the PS Waverley*, still elegantly plying her trade on the Clyde. There can be no better way to enjoy the gentle beauty of the Argyll hills and the Kyles of Bute than from the deck of this grand old lady. We also enjoy a relaxed and informative cruise on the calm waters of Loch Katrine amid the spectacular scenery of the Trossachs and a boat trip on the Falkirk Wheel, the world’s first rotating boat lift and a modern engineering marvel. We offer two different packages for this tour following the same itinerary: one staying at the Arrochar Hotel and one staying at the Stirling Highland Hotel.

*Please note that the itinerary is subject to the Waverley’s sailing schedule.

 

Tour highlights:

  • Taking a spin on the Falkirk Wheel boat lift
  • Stunning views on the Jacobite steam train
  • Scenic cruise on the Firth of Clyde aboard the vintage paddle steamer ‘Waverley’
  • A captivating sailing on Loch Katrine

Departure Routes

Location Depart Return
Aberdeen
Opposite Denburn Car Park behind library where Spa Street meets Skene Street
08.00 20.45
Stonehaven
Market Square
08.30 20.15
Forfar
Bus stop off the A90, near McDonalds
09.10 19.35
Dundee
Outside Discovery Point
09.30 19.15
Perth
Broxden Park & Ride, A93
10.00 18.45
Kinross
Moto Services on M90
11.00 17.45
Dunfermline
Halbeath Park & Ride, Jct 3, M90
11.15 17.30
Edinburgh
Outside Reception at the Marriott Hotel, Glasgow Road
11.45 17.00

Please note that all timings are approximate and subject to change. Final timings and pick-up points will be confirmed with your joining instructions approximately 10 days prior to departure.

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£625

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£575 (including offers)

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Glenfinnan Viaduct
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Included in your cost:

  • Accommodation
  • Services of a professional tour manager
  • Comfortable coach travel throughout
  • Meals - as per the itinerary
  • Train travel
  • All visits as outlined in the itinerary
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20 April 2023 BSTB230420 20 April 2023 (Thursday) 23 April 2023 (Sunday) £625
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22 June 2023 BSTB230622 22 June 2023 (Thursday) 25 June 2023 (Sunday) £745
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