London - Edinburgh (629 km)
Guests should meet the tour guide at Kings Cross Station in London at 6:30am. We will then board a train bound for Edinburgh, Scotland. Upon arrival, we will take a hop-on-hop-off bus tour of the city that passes places like the Royal Mile, Greyfriars Bobby, and Holyrood Palace. Then, we will visit Edinburgh Castle to explore the amazing castle grounds. Afterwards, we will head to the hotel for the night.
Edinburgh, UNITED KINGDOM
Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland, to the north of England in the United Kingdom. Learn about the area's proud history at the National Museum of Scotland, and tour the Royal Yacht Britannia and Arthur's Seat.
This historic and famous castle sits atop the Castle Rock precipice in the city of Edinburgh. Human occupation of the area that is now the fortress dates back to the second century AD or possibly even earlier.
Greyfriars Bobby Statue
This statue of a Skye Terrier pays homage to the legend of a dog named Greyfriars Bobby that is said to have sat at the grave of his deceased master for 14 years, until he died himself.
The Palace of Holyroodhouse is the official Scottish residence of the royal family and has been since the 1500s. The structures on the palace ground dated back even further, to the founding of Hollyrood Abbey in 1128.
Edinburgh - London (628 km)
Today, guests will be able to explore Edinburgh at their own leisure and should be sure to return to the train stations about 45 minutes prior to the train?s departure time. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information.