Senior Tours Canada Summer & Fall 2015 – Volume 3 by Senior Tours Canada

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bonnie scotland featuring islands highlands and the edinburgh military tattoo • 16 days • august 11 26 o n this delightful tour of scotland we will feast on the history and beauty of its monuments cathedrals abbeys castles and artistic treasures all set in the awesome rugged landscape that this land is known for as well as visiting the great cities of glasgow and edinburgh we will experience the enchanting small stone villages where life retains a slower pace and the village pub is the focus of the social life along the way we will hear legends and stories of scotland the tremendous battles tragic kings and queens and some words from its famous authors and poets try the local whisky and ale enjoy the traditional music and dancing and of course you must taste the haggis a highlight of our tour will be the famous edinburgh tattoo set against the spectacular backdrop of the floodlit edinburgh castle almost a thousand musicians pipers drummers singers and dancers perform on the cobbled esplanade some of the most memorable moments of the event are the moving performances of the massed military bands that emerge from the huge castle gates playing the stirring battle tunes of scotland’s famed regiments also featured on this tour will be a journey through the spectacular scenery of the remote northern part of scotland and our excursions to the isle of skye the islands of mull and iona burial place of scottish kings and chiefs and to one of the orkney islands known for picturebook landscapes by the end of our tour you will have discovered why the scots are so proud of their land and heritage and you will be impressed by the beauty and history that scotland has to offer 50 those participating in any of our tours to europe must be able to walk fairly long distances and climb stairs easily holiday inclusions • flights with air canada rouge direct non-stop flights between toronto and edinburgh • accommodation in first class and moderate hotels • full scottish breakfast daily • dinner daily • a pub lunch and a “tea” lunch • cultural events ceilidh evening scottish banquet edinburgh military tattoo storytelling performance etc • plus all tour inclusions on page 1 costs per person double occupancy from toronto $6397 single supplement $990 from ottawa montreal halifax winnipeg calgary or vancouver add $90 from edmonton add $190 all gateways fly via toronto for the direct non-stop flight to edinburgh