Belmond Royal Scotsman Western Scenic Wonders
London, Inverness, Loch Ness, Edinburgh, Spean Bridge, Bridge or Orchy, Wemyss Bay, Kilmarnock
This unforgettable train journey will be one that you'll remember for years to come. Take a three-night ride onboard the Belmond Royal Scotsman and visit some of the most iconic sights, such as Loch Lomond, Ben Nevis, the Isle of Bute, and Mount Stuart. With 24-hour steward service and entertainment onboard, all meals, appetizers, and drinks included, and plenty of amazing excursions to enjoy off the train, there's no telling what kind of memories you'll make. Spend some time discovering London, Inverness, and Edinburgh before and after your Belmond Royal Scotsman train journey for the perfect combination of travel experiences.
Our prices start from8,399 LAND ONLY
13 Days • INDEPENDENT • 19 MealsOperated Tour
- 12 nights accommodation
- A variety of accommodations are available depending on Member's travel style.
- Transfer detail changes depending on destination. Please call for more information.
- 12 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners
Day 1 - London
Get to know the storied streets and landmarks of London using your included hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Icons include Big Ben, the London Eye, St. Paul's Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, and Westminster Abbey. (Overnight in London)
Day 2 - London
Spend your day of leisure continuing to enjoy the bustling English capital. Experience the royal sights and world-class museums, world-class cuisine, and expansive parks. (Overnight in London)
Day 3 - London To Inverness
Board the Caledonian Sleeper for your overnight journey to Inverness, the gateway to the Scottish Highlands. Your Classic room features a single or twin berth and wash basin. Speak to one of our Rail Experts about upgrading your accommodations to a Double room or Club room, which include priority access to the Club Car for meals and drinks and access to the lounge area to enjoy beautiful scenery in the morning. (Overnight onboard Caledonian Sleeper)
Day 4 - Inverness
Boasting an abundance of culture, history, a beautiful Old Town, and the 19th-century Inverness Cathedral, this city and the surrounding region were made for exploring. (Overnight in Inverness)
Day 5 - Loch Ness And Glen Affric Day Tour
Travel by air-conditioned coach across the Caledonian Canal to Loch Ness, where you'll choose from a one-hour boat cruise or 30-minute boat ride to Urquhart Castle. Following lunch at Drumnadrochit, visit Glen Affric, known as Scotland's most gorgeous glen. Then, take a stroll amongst Caledonian pine trees before traveling to the town of Beauly. Stretch your legs while exploring the 13th-century town's historic ruins. Finally, take in the views of Beauly Firth and arrive back in the city centre of Inverness. (Overnight in Inverness)
Day 6 - Inverness To Edinburgh
Travel by direct train to Edinburgh. Settle in before setting out to explore the capital of Scotland! From the cobbled streets of the medieval Old Town to the sweeping views from the top of the many hills, there is so much beauty to explore here. (Overnight in Edinburgh)
Day 7 - Edinburgh
During your included city tour, you'll get to see the best attractions and learn all about local traditions and stories. Visit Princes Street, Grassmarket, Dean Village, and Holyrood Palace. (Overnight in Edinburgh)
Day 8 - Overnight Onboard Belmond Royal Scotsman
This afternoon, you'll board the luxurious and iconic Belmond Royal Scotsman for a three-night journey! Traveling west, the train heads through Falkirk to Craigendoran, which is the starting point for the West Highland Line. Enjoy afternoon tea while gazing out of your window as the train approaches Loch Lomond. After climbing Glen Falloch, you'll arrive in Spean Bridge for the night for an informal dinner onboard the train and entertainment in the Observation Car. (Overnight onboard the Belmond Royal Scotsman)
Day 9 - Overnight Onboard Belmond Royal Scotsman
Your incredible journey continues west through Fort William. Keep an eye out for views of Ben Nevis. You'll disembark at Arisaig and stroll along Morar Sands to take in views of the majestic Cuillin Mountains. Back on the train, enjoy lunch as you travel back toward Fort William. Then, visit Glenfinnan Monument with a Highlander and enjoy tea at Inverlochy Castle. You have the option of walking to Steall Waterfall in Glen Nevis. Back on the train, enjoy an informal dinner as you travel south to the village of Bridge or Orchy. (Overnight onboard the Belmond Royal Scotsman)
Day 10 - Overnight Onboard Belmond Royal Scotsman
Today's highlight and destination is the Isle of Bute, where you'll visit Mount Stuart. Back on the train, return to Wemyss Bay for a formal dinner en route to Kilmarnock for the evening. (Overnight onboard the Belmond Royal Scotsman)
Day 11 - Edinburgh
Have a leisurely breakfast onboard the train before arriving back in Edinburgh. Upon arrival, travel to your hotel and relax. If you're feeling adventurous, step out on the town to see any sights you didn't get a chance to in the beginning of your trip.
Day 12 - Edinburgh To London
Catch your train back to the English capital today. Upon arrival, spend your time relaxing or checking off any must-see places from your personal itinerary. We recommend checking out the National Gallery, Hampton Court Palace, and watching the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace. (Overnight in London)
Day 13 - Your Journey Ends In London
Check out of your hotel and continue with your onward travels.
Pricing is per person, double occupancy, land and rail only, based on travel date.
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AAA Complimentary Inclusion: Select one of these three activities: - Scotch Whiskey Experience - Royal Edinburgh Pass - London Eye Champagne Experience
Member Benefit: 5 Days or longer = $100 off per booking savings 7 Days or longer = $200 off per booking savings
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