Scottish Highlands & Edinburgh Military Tattoo

  • Discover the rich heritage and dramatic beauty of Scotland.

    Jul. 31 to Aug. 15, 2021

    15 days

    Discover the rich heritage and dramatic beauty of Scotland, taking in refined cities steeped in time-honored tradition, heathered highlands shrouded in the mists of legend and the vibrant pageantry of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

    Join Dignity Travel on this easy and wheelchair accessible tour of this beautiful and historic country.

    Tour package

    $12,197.78* per person (double occupancy)
    $17,351.38* per person (single occupancy)

    Reservation deadline for this tour is Apr. 2, 2021.

    Space may be available after this deadline. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on estimated group size. A deposit of $5,000 per person is required to confirm your reservation. If traveling as a single occupant a $8,000 deposit is required. Because this is a specialized tour, deposits are nonrefundable. Dignity Travel highly recommends the purchase of travel protection at the time of deposit payment. Deposits may also be credited for future travel arrangements Final payment is due by May 28, 2021.

    Dignity Travel advantages for the tour

    • Wheelchair accessible tour and accommodation
    • Easy tour designed specifically for people who are slow walkers, cannot walk a long distance or use a wheelchair
    • Small group experience with fulltime group hosts to assist throughout tour
    • Airport meet and greet with accessible private transfers
    • Deluxe 4-star accessible hotel accommodations with daily breakfast
    • Only four hotel changes during the entire tour
    • Lunches and  dinners included in tour price per itinerary
    • Enjoy premium access and seating at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
    • Drive through the Great Glen, past Glencoe and Fort William to Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle
    • Tour Edinburgh, and the majestic Royal Yacht Britannia
    • Indulge during a tour and tasting at a Scotch whisky distillery
    • Tips for local guides and drivers included
    • Entrance fees to listed attractions included as per itinerary
    • Local English-speaking guides at all destinations
    • Be surrounded by culture as we discover the many different regions Italy has to offer
    • Personal care attendants and/or nurse (based on group size or arranged on an individual basis)
    • Roommates for single travelers may be arranged
    • Security and social opportunities of group travel experience
    • Accessible ground transportation throughout tour

     

    Itinerary at a glance

    Jul. 31 – Depart North America
    Aug. 01 – Arrive Scotland and transfer to Glasgow Hotel
    Aug. 02 – City tour of Glasgow
    Aug. 03 – Day tour to Sterling
    Aug. 04 – Visit Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
    Aug. 05 – Discover Fort Williams and transfer to Inverness
    Aug. 06 – Inverness city tour
    Aug. 07 – Day tour to Dunrobin Castle
    Aug. 08 – Visit Loch Ness
    Aug. 09 – Transfer to Aberdeen with visit to Elgin Castle
    Aug. 10 – City tour of Aberdeen
    Aug. 11 – Harbor and dolphin cruise tour
    Aug. 12 – Transfer to Edinburgh with a visit to St. Andrew’s
    Aug. 13 – Explore Edinburgh Castle
    Aug. 14 – Discover the Royal Yacht Britannia and delight in the Royal Military Tattoo
    Aug. 15 – Transfer from hotel to airport

    *Rates include all of the listed group benefits. Rates are subject to availability and are the same for accessible or non-accessible rooms. The number of accessible rooms are limited and available on a first come basis. Book early to guarantee your room choice. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on group size estimate. The rate does not include international airfare or travel protection.


  • Glasgow Aug. 01

    Arrive in Scotland where you are met and transferred to your hotel in Glasgow. This evening, gather with fellow guests for a welcome dinner at the hotel.

    Dinner

  • Glasgow Aug. 02

    Discover Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city renowned for its culture, style, and the friendliness of its people. Highlights include a visit to Glasgow Cathedral and the Victorian city center.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Glasgow/Sterling/Glasgow Aug. 03

    Explore the beautiful historic city of Sterling in the heart of Scotland’s bustling central belt and learn about Scotland’s rich heritage.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Glasgow/Loch Lomond/Glasgow Aug. 04

    Discover Loch Lomond and the beautiful Trossachs National Park – Scotland’s first national park which comprises 720 square miles of mountains, glens and lochs. In the afternoon, enjoy a Scotch Whisky distillery tour and tasting.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Glasgow/Fort William/Inverness Aug. 05

    Depart Glasgow for Inverness. Along the way we will stop at Fort William and a gondola ride to enjoy the amazing views.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Inverness Aug. 06

    Discover the Capital of the Highlands – Inverness. We will visit the Victorian market, appreciate Inverness Castel and St. Andrew’s Cathedral including other interesting sites along the way.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Inverness/Dunrobin Castle/Inverness Aug. 07

    A day trip to Dunrobin Castle is the highlight. The castle is the seat of the Dukes of Sutherland and features a breath-taking demonstration of falconry.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Inverness/Loch Ness/Inverness Aug. 08

    No tour to Scotland is complete without a day trip to Loch Ness. The day includes a visit to historic Urquhart Castle and Loch Ness Exhibition Center at Drumnadrochit.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Inverness/Aberdeen Aug. 09

    Depart Inverness and visit the Clava Cairns, a Bronze Age stone formation used as a setting for the Outlander series. We will also make at stop to see Elgin Cathedral, also known as the “Lantern of the North.”

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Aberdeen Aug. 10

    Discover Aberdeen which includes a visit to the Maritime Museum which tells the story of the city’s long relationship with the sea.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Aberdeen Aug. 11

    Today we will cruise the harbor and hopefully spot some dolphins. In the afternoon, you will have time to relax, shop or enjoy an afternoon tea.

    Breakfast & Dinner

  • Aberdeen/St. Andrew's/Edinburgh Aug. 12

    Depart Aberdeen for Edinburgh with a scenic drive along the east coast via Stonehaven and Dunottar Castle. Then, journey to the lovely coastal town of St. Andrews, regarded as the home of golf and site of the Open, the world’s oldest professional golf championship. After an introduction to the historic town we continue to Edinburgh.


  • Edinburgh Aug. 13

    After  extended sightseeing tour of the city, we will visit Edinburgh Castle with an expert local guide and take in the stunning views over the city and beyond.

    Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Edinburgh Aug. 14

    In the morning we will visit the Royal Yacht Britannia, a proud vessel that served as a floating home to the Royal Family for over 40 years. You will have the afternoon to relax before attending the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo – a stirring display of martial music and military-style maneuvers celebrating its 70th season. Sit back in your premium grandstand seat and watch magnificent performances that symbolize Scottish culture, history and their influence around the world.

    Breakfast & Dinner

  • Edinburgh Aug. 15

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport and depart.

    Breakfast