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History Lovers Touring English Course

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Highlights

Improve your English whilst visiting some of Scotland’s beautiful historic houses, castles, palaces and gardens.Learn about Scotland’s history from bloody rebellions to the Scottish Enlightenment whilst enjoying traditional afternoon tea and cake in some delightful locations.You will be accompanied by two native English speakers, a qualified English teacher and an experienced guide. You will be based in Edinburgh and spend three days in and around the city and three one-day trips to the surrounding regions.

What You'll Get

Itinerary

Day 1: Photopgraphic walking tour of Edinburgh's Old & New Towns

Stop At: Edinburgh Old Town, Old town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland
A photographic walking tour with a professional photographer who will show you how to take some great shots with your phone or camera whilst introducing you to some of the closes and interesting buildings in the Old Town of Edinburgh. A private guided tour with our partner guides from Iconic Photos.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: A day exploring the Scottish Borders region to the south of Edinburgh

Pass By: Abbotsford House, Abbotsford, Melrose TD6 9BQ Scotland
There are plenty of places to visit, including abbeys, houses, woollen mills and historic printing presses to name but a few.

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: A day exploring either The Kingdom of Fife or East Lothian

Stop At: Royal Burgh of Culross, A985, 4 Miles East of the Kincardine Bridge, Culross KY12 8JH Scotland
As part of our exploration of Fife (weather dependent) we stop off at the Royal Burgh of Culross, one of the key filming locations for the Outlander TV series
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: A visit to a less well known castle and gardens in Edinburgh

Stop At: Craigmillar Castle Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SY Scotland
A visit to Craigmillar Castle, often referred to as Edinburgh's other castle.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 5: Guided walking tour or Edinburgh

Stop At: Edinburgh Old Town, Old town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland
A guided walking tour of Edinburgh's Georgian era New Town and part of the historic Old Town, visiting two very different historic houses within the city and noticing the difference in style and grandeur throughout the ages.
Duration: 5 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 6: A day in Perthshire, north of Edinburgh

Stop At: The Scottish Crannog Centre, South Tay Road Loch Tay, Nr Aberfeldy, Kenmore PH15 2HY Scotland
As part of our visit to Perthshire, we'll visit The Crannog, a preserved Iron Age village. The live demonstrations help to bring the village back to life. You'll be given a tour of it and some of the other key highlights of Perthshire.
Duration: 5 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Inclusions
  • English language tuition
  • Learning materials
  • Entrance fees to attractions
  • Entry/Admission - Craigmillar Castle
  • Entry/Admission - The Scottish Crannog Centre


Exclusions
  • Transportation to Edinburgh
  • Accommodation
  • Meals/drinks


Departure Point
17 Young St, Edinburgh EH2 4HU, UK

Traveler pickup is offered
Full information and itinerary for each day of the course will be provided upon booking.



Departure Time
9:00 AM

Duration
6 days

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


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