Scotlands Festive Christmas Markets
Get your winter woolies on and kick off your Christmas in Scotland – enjoy the magical atmosphere at two fantastic Scottish Christmas Markets, Edinburgh and Glasgow, both offering a huge selection of gifts and delicious street food and filles with the smell of cinnamon and mulled wine hangs in the air. Then it’s time to let your hair down at possibly the highlight of the tour, a superb Tom Jones tribute act.
Departing 1st December 2019 – SOLD OUT
from £249 per person sharing
- Luxury coaching from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast and Belfast Stena Terminal
- Return ferry crossing with Stena Line – Belfast/Cairnryan
- 3 nights’ accommodation in the 3* Loch Long Hotel, Arrochar
- Welcome drink
- Breakfast and evening meals
- Visits to Glasgow and Edinburgh Christmas markets
- Tom Jones tribute night
- Services of an experienced Travel Solutions tour manager
- Single room supplement – £60
Loch Long Hotel – Arrochar
Located on the banks of Loch Long and overlooked by the Arrochar Alps, The Loch Long Hotel is the perfect choice for travellers seeking to experience the best of Argyll and the west coast.
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Meet your coach at your selected pick-up point and travel to Belfast to join the early morning ferry crossing to Cairnryan. On arrival in Cairnryan, we’ll travel to our hotel fantastically located at the foot of the Arrochar Alps on the shores of beautiful Loch Long. Arriving at your hotel late afternoon with comfort stops en-route.
Today after breakfast travel to Edinburgh to visit the Christmas markets – get into the festive spirit. One of the best places to be during the festive season – wander the cobbled streets and take in the sounds of laughter and sights of twinkling lights from the stalls or enjoy a drink in front of a roaring log fire in one of the many cosy pubs. Enjoy the great shopping, unbeatable festive atmosphere and iconic views from the top of the Big Wheel. Have a go on the old-fashioned carousel in Princes Street Gardens, browse the stalls in search of that perfect Christmas gift or just soak up the buckets of atmosphere. Later meet your coach and make your way to your hotel.
After breakfast depart and head to Glasgow. A city that comes alive with fun and laughter at this time of year – explore the twinkling chalets spread out in George Square and after all that browsing, have a rest in one of the authentic German bars and relax over a mulled wine or hot chocolate. Spoil yourself at one of the seasonal chalets overflowing with original present ideas, or indulge in a tasty treat such as bratwurst, hog roast or crispy duck. Later meet your coach and make your way to your hotel. Tonight we have a treat for you – after our 3 course evening meal enjoy a blast from the past with the outstanding vocal talents of the Tom Jones Tribute Act, paying homage to the living legend as he covers such well known hits as Delilah, it’s not unusual and sexbomb – we bet you won’t keep still for long.
This morning after breakfast and checking out, we’ll travel along the shores of Loch Lomond with comfort stops en-route on the way to the port of Cairnryan to join the early evening ferry crossing to Belfast. On arrival, you return to your original starting point.
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