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Alnwick Castle and Borders Tour Experience from Edinburgh
Tour Theme: Edinburgh Day Tours (Group Tours)
This tour starts from: Edinburgh
Duration: 1 Day - 10 hours approx.
And we’re off...
Departing Edinburgh your driver will regale you with stories and history of Scotland and the Borders area in particular. Learn of the battles fought and won. The Kings and monarchy who shaped Scotland.
Stop off at Melrose Abbey...
You'll then drive south through the Scottish Borders, pausing for a photo stop at Melrose Abbey - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful ruins in Europe. Robert the Bruce's heart is thought to be buried at the Abbey and it is the final resting place of a number of other Scottish Kings.
Discover the Magic of Alnwick Castle...
The star attraction of the tour is Alnwick Castle*. This is the second largest inhabited castle in England and has been lived in for over 700 years. It is full of fascinating things to see and mysteries to uncover. You may recognize it as a location from some of the Harry Potter films. Maximum time at Alnwick Castle.
An Amazing Coastal Journey Home...
The road home takes you up the stunning east coast, past some beautiful sights such as the Holy Island of Lindisfarne and the pictureque coastal town of Berwick-upon-Tweed.
*Optional extra .
Scottish Borders, Melrose & Alnwick Castle - 1 DAY TOUR - The Borders Experience!!!
Day by Day Itinerary:
Departing from Edinburgh
Stop off at Melrose Abbey
Melrose Abbey - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful ruins in Europe.
Discover the Magic of Alnwick Castle
the second largest inhabited castle in England and has been lived in for over 700 years.
An Amazing Coastal Journey Home
The road home takes you up the stunning east coast.
End of tour
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