Discover Dundee

Dundee, Scotland’s new capital of cool, boasts a revitalised waterfront, the centrepiece of which is the striking building of the newly opened V&A Museum. Our new packaged itinerary includes visits to historic Discovery Point, the popular city of St Andrews and beautiful Glamis Castle and we also enjoy a scenic train journey along the spectacular coast to Montrose.
Packaged Itinerary

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

Day 2 Broughty Ferry & 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. We also spend some time at leisure in the bustling cobbled streets of St Andrews before heading back to our hotel.

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) followed by an afternoon at leisure in Dundee – look out for the statues of famous Beano & Dandy characters from the famous publishing house of DC Thomson (located in Dundee).

Day 4 Montrose & Glamis Castle
This morning, we take a Scotrail train from Dundee to Montrose, providing us with magnificent views of the coast during our journey to the train station where we will be met by our coach for onward travel to the Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre. In the afternoon, we enjoy a guided tour of Glamis Castle, renowned for being Scotland’s most beautiful castle.

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

Doubletree by Hilton Dundee

Dundee
AAA+ Free Onsite Coach Parking
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

2020
4 Nights Half Board
Twin from £344pp

Double for Sole Use Supplement from £96

Inclusions
• Porterage
• Choice of buffet menu
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Entrance to St Andrews Castle
• Entrance to St Andrews Cathedral
• Entrance to British Golf Museum
• Entrance to Discovery Point
• Single journey Scotrail Dundee – Montrose
• Entrance to Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre
• Guided tour of Glamis Castle
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£344 for 5 days

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