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Great Gardens & Houses of Scotland's Central Belt


Sun 25 - Thu 29 July 2021: A 5 Day Escorted Coach Holiday to Great Gardens, Houses & Cities of Scotland with Johnsons Coaches

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Sunday 25th to Thursday 29th July 2021


Here’s a tour that delivers a truly Scottish experience, with a chance to enjoy some of the Great Gardens and historic Houses of Mid-Scotland whilst discovering the history of the regions two most prominent cities. 


Look What's Included:

  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Luxury Traveller Coach with ‘First Class’ seating & legroom

  • 4 nights half board

  • Callendar House & Park

  • Entrance to the Kelpies

  • Glasgow Botanic Garden

  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum (Free Entrance)

  • Hopetoun House with Cream Tea

  • Guided tour of Edinburgh


Not included: All lunches




We journey north through the Borders, arriving late afternoon at the Double Tree by Hilton Westerwood Hotel for our 4-night stay.


Today we travel to Falkirk where we will visit Callendar House & Park, a fantastic mansion with a restored 1825 Kitchen for demonstrations and a wide variety of permanent displays. Afterwards, we head to The Helix Park - Home of the Kelpies - the largest equine sculptures in the world; standing at 100ft tall and weighing more than 300 tonnes each. This afternoon, we head to the City of Stirling where you have time to admire the city and perhaps visit Stirling Castle with its picturesque views over the Scottish landscape.


This morning we head for Glasgow Botanic Gardens, located in the heart of the city’s West End and contains a variety of plant collections, woodland copses and riverside walks as well as the famous Kibble Palace, which houses the national collection of tree ferns. Later on we visit the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum (Free Entrance) – This stunning building, houses everything from art to animals, Ancient Egypt to Charles Rennie Mackintosh and there is even a Spitfire hanging from the ceiling!


This morning we head to Hopetoun House, ‘Scotland’s finest stately home’ to discover a place of beauty, tranquillity and architectural magnificence dating from the 17th century filled with stunning collections and scenic walks. We also enjoy a cream tea here before we can explore at leisure. Later on, we head to the city of Edinburgh where we enjoy a short guided tour of Scotland’s Grand Capital City.


After breakfast we leave and head for home.

Your Hotel


4* DoubleTree by Hilton Westerwood Hotel, Nr Cumbernauld

The Doubletree by Hilton Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, is a jewel in the Scottish countryside. Situated in acres of spectacular grounds, you can enjoy stunning views over the golf course towards the Hills. The hotel offers spacious bedrooms, a large health club with a swimming pool and gym, a relaxing spa, free WiFi, fantastic bars and restaurants. Mobility Grade: 4 Easy access throughout, lift to all floors with ground floor rooms and walk-in showers available upon request.


Duration, Departure Dates & Price

Sun 25 - Thu 29 July 2021

4 Nights

£649 Per Person


Departs:  7.30am

Returns: 7.00pm



Single Room: £100 | Holiday Insurance: £28

This departure includes the £5 per person per day ‘Luxury Traveller’ Coach supplement.

All prices are per person & are for the entire tour.



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Henley in Arden Depot Park & Ride, Johnsons Depot
Liveridge House Liveridge Hill, Henley in Arden

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