Discover Dundee 2021

Officially Scotland’s sunniest city, dynamic Dundee boasts a fast-changing revitalised waterfront, the centrepiece of which is the striking new V&A Museum. Combined with its historic attractions, compact Dundee is a great city for groups. Our fantastic packaged tour takes in St Andrews, Discovery Point, the Montrose Air Station and Glamis Castle as well as a scenic train journey from Dundee along the spectacular coast to Montrose.
PACKAGED ITINERARY

Day 1 Arrival
We arrive at our hotel in time for dinner.

Day 2 St Andrews
This morning, we visit the pretty seaside town of Broughty Ferry before heading over the Tay Bridge to St Andrews, where we visit the ruins of St Andrews Castle
and visitor centre, one of medieval Britain’s most infamous castle prisons, before heading to the remains of St Andrews Cathedral and its museum which houses
an outstanding collection of medieval sculptures. No visit to St Andrews would be complete without visiting the British Golf Museum where the entire history of golf is presented under one roof through exciting exhibitions and memorabilia.

Why not enhance this day by having a step-on guided tour of all the major St Andrews attractions and surrounding Fife…call us for more details!

Day 3 Dundee
We spend today in Dundee where we visit Discovery Point, the award-winning attraction which tells the story of RRS Discovery and Captain Scott’s amazing Antarctic expedition. After our visit, step next door and explore the exciting new V&A Dundee (free of charge although some exhibitions carry a separate charge) before
we enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure exploring more of Dundee. Home to the famous publishing house of DC Thomson, see if you can spot all the statues of
famous Beano and Dandy characters dotted around the city!

Day 4 Montrose & Glamis Castle
This morning, we head for Dundee train station from where we enjoy a Scotrail train journey to Montrose, providing us with magnificent views of the coast during our 35 minute scenic journey. On arrival, we make our way to the Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre, home of Britain’s first operational military airfield, dedicated to aviation history dating back over 100 years. In the afternoon, we visit Glamis Castle, renowned for being Scotland’s most beautiful castle and the childhood home of HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

Day 5 Departure
After breakfast, we make our way home.
Legend

Doubletree by Hilton Dundee

Dundee
AAA+ Free Onsite Coach Parking New to Albatross
This fabulous hotel comprises of the original Victorian mansion house with a modern extension containing the bedrooms and public areas. Located just off the A90 it is perfectly positioned for access to central Dundee or for touring Perthshire, Fife and Angus. The bedrooms are comfortable and contemporary in design and fully equipped. The hotel has many ground floor bedrooms but no lift. Relax for pre-dinner drinks in the cosy bar area before heading into the stunning conservatory restaurant, which has beautiful views over the hotel gardens and miniature 'maze'.

Doubletree by Hilton Dundee

Dundee
4 Nights Half Board

Twin from £284pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £96
Based on Thursday arrivals

Inclusions
• Porterage
• Choice of buffet menu
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Entrance to St Andrews Castle
• Entrance to St Andrews Cathedral
• Entrance to the British Golf Museum
• Entrance to Discovery Point
• Single journey Scotrail Dundee – Montrose
• Entrance to Montrose Air Station
• Entrance to Glamis Castle
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Prices starting from...

£284 for 5 days

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