Caledonian Chronicles: Majesty and Myth in Royal Scotland


Immerse in Glasgow’s dynamic arts and history, from the medieval splendor of Glasgow Cathedral to the contemporary brilliance of the Riverside Museum. Venture into the poetic heart of Burns Country, celebrating Scotland’s bard Robert Burns with a pilgrimage to his birthplace and the awe-inspiring Culzean Castle. Embark on a legendary quest across Loch Ness, shrouded in mystery, and explore the historic allure of Inverness, the proud capital of the Highlands. Be spellbound by the Isle of Skye’s otherworldly landscapes, from the towering Old Man of Storr to the serene Fairy Pools and the ancestral seat at Dunvegan Castle. Reflect upon the poignant tales of Culloden, then indulge in the rich heritage of Speyside with a whisky and chocolate pairing that sings of the land’s spirit. Stroll the ancient streets of St. Andrews, soak in Falkland’s Renaissance grandeur, and surrender to the timeless elegance of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Awaken your senses with an exclusive, pre-opening exploration of Edinburgh Castle and revel in a captivating evening of traditional Scottish entertainment. This eight-day sojourn, meticulously curated in IWOT’s signature style, offers an intimate encounter with Scotland’s regal beauty, storied past, and enduring traditions.



  • Selected accommodation on BB basis, 8 nights:
    • 2 Nights in Glasgow
    • 2 Nights in Inverness
    • 1 Nights in the area of Dunkeld
    • 2 Nights in Edinburg
  • Guide service.
  • Entrance fees.

At IWorld of Travel, we understand that where you stay is as important as the destination itself. Rest assured, we are in the process of hand-selecting accommodations that align with our high standards of luxury and comfort. Our portfolio exclusively features 4 and 5-star properties, as well as boutique hotels that are not just places to stay, but integral parts of your travel experience. These establishments are chosen for their exceptional service, prime locations, and the unique charm that they bring to your journey. We are committed to ensuring that your accommodations will enhance your trip and we look forward to sharing the details with you soon.


Day 1   Glasgow

Begin your journey in Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city. Check into your chosen accommodation, whether it be a stylish hotel in the city center or a cozy guesthouse. Explore Glasgow’s vibrant cultural scene, with options ranging from the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to the cutting-edge exhibitions at the Riverside Museum. Stroll through Glasgow’s bustling streets, perhaps discovering the architectural marvels of the Glasgow School of Art or enjoying the lively atmosphere of Buchanan Street. Visit Glasgow Cathedral, one of Scotland’s most magnificent medieval buildings, Glasgow Cathedral is the only one on the Scottish mainland to survive the Reformation of 1560 intact. There will also be time to visit the extensive and varied art collections in Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.



Day 2   Burns Country

Depart for Rabbie Burns Country, where the first stop of the day is Burns National Heritage Park. The museum is the focal point of this beautifully landscaped park where visitors can cross the Brig o’Doon and visit the poet’s birthplace of Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns. Visit the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum to delve into the life and works of this literary giant. Later, continue to Culzean Castle in Ayrshire. Culzean is surrounded by surging seas, lush forests, and secret gardens. Enjoy a leisurely evening, perhaps savoring a meal inspired by traditional Scottish cuisine.



Day 3   Loch Ness & Inverness

Depart Glasgow for Inverness, traveling towards the iconic Loch Ness, famed for its mysterious waters. Take a boat cruise on Loch Ness, seeking a glimpse of the elusive Nessie or explore the ruins of Urquhart Castle with panoramic views of the loch. Continue to Inverness, the Highland capital. Stroll along the banks of the river Ness, marvel at Inverness Castle, and absorb the city’s historic charm.



Day 4   Isle of Skye

Start a day with a day trip to the island of Sky. Cross the picturesque Skye Bridge to reach the Isle of Skye, a haven of natural beauty. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Old Man of Storr, the Quiraing, and Fairy Pools. Visit Dunvegan Castle, home to the Clan MacLeod, and its lush gardens. Immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Skye before retiring for the evening.



Day 5   Culloden & Speyside

Journey to the haunting Culloden Battlefield, site of the 1746 Battle of Culloden, where the Jacobite Rising met its tragic end. Explore the visitor center, absorbing the poignant history of this significant site. Later, head to Speyside, Scotland’s whisky country, for a tour and tasting at one of the renowned distilleries. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings of Speyside as you savour the flavours of Scotch whisky with chocolate pairing.



Day 6   St. Andrews & Falkland

Visit St. Andrews, known for its ancient university, golf courses, and stunning coastal scenery. Explore the historic St. Andrews Castle and Cathedral, and perhaps walk along the West Sands beach. Continue to Falkland, a charming village surrounded by lush countryside. Visit Falkland Palace, a Renaissance palace built by King James V in 1539. with beautiful gardens, before relaxing in the quaint surroundings. The became a favourite retreat of the Stuart Dynasty including Mary Queen of Scots.



Day 7   Edinburgh

After breakfast you will enjoy an exclusive, pre-opening tour of Edinburgh Castle. Explore the Royal Mile, home to Edinburgh Castle, St. Giles’ Cathedral, and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Take a stroll through the Princes Street Gardens, enjoying the view of the iconic Edinburgh Castle. In the evening attend the Spirit of Scotland Show, an evening of traditional entertainment and dinner at The Royal College of Surgeons.



Day 8   Tour Ends

Your Scottish adventure concludes in Edinburgh. Depending on your departure time, take a final stroll through the city, visit any remaining landmarks.


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