Scotland 1998

Detailed Itinerary 1998

Detailed Itinerary for Scotland

WED 13th MAY : Depart Sydney 4.45pm

THURS 14th
Arrive London 6.50am

Arrive Glasgow 11.30am
Overnight Liz & Stewarts

FRI 15th
Ferry from Wemyss Bay – Bute (1hr drive)

Isle of Bute – Rothesay Castle

Mont Stewart House
Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

SAT 16th 8.30am Depart Cumbernauld
for Castle Douglas

Photo stop Amisfield Tower

10.30 Threave Castle

12.30 Lunch/shopping Castle Douglas

1.30 Depart Castle Douglas for
Loch Doon Castle

2.00 Loch Doon Castle

3.00 Dundonald Castle

4.00 Leave Dundonald

5.00 Arrive home
Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

SUN 17th

Balquhidder – Rob Roy’s Tomb

Cruise of Loch Katrine on the Sir Walter Scott
Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

MON 18th 9.30 Depart Cumbernauld

11.30 Glen Coe / Lunch

2.00 Drive to Fort William

4.00 Cruise on Loch Linnhe

6.00 Return to Ballachullish
Overnight: Ballachulish – Craiglinnhe Guest House

TUES 19th 8.30 Depart

9.15 Arrive Oban – Shopping / Caithness Visitors

11.30 Check in for ferry to Mull

12.00 Ferry Departs

12.40 Arrive Mull

Duart Castle

Torosay Castle

4.30 Check in for return ferry

5.00 Ferry departs

5.40 Ferry arrive Oban
Dinner & Show : McTavish’s Kitchen, Oban
Overnight: Ballachullish – Craiglinnhe Guest House

WED 20th 9.00
Private Ferry from Corran- Ardgour

10.30 Tioram Castle

Glenfinnan Monument/Visitors Centre

1.00 Drive Fort William – Dornie

2.30 Eileen Donan Castle

4.30 Leave E.D.C

5.00 Arrive Plockton

Overnight: Plockton

THURS 21st
Explore Plockton – Hamish tour

Strome Castle

Drive to Applecross???

Drive to Inverness via Sheildaig
Overnight: Inverness

FRI 22nd 9.30
Clava Cains

10.00 Cawdor Castle

1.00 Elgin – Cathedral & Museum

Fort George
Overnight: Inverness

SAT 23rd
Drive to Aviemore


Highland Wildlife Park

Ruthevan Barracks

Loch an Eileen
Overnight: Aviemore

SUN 24th
Dava Moor/Lochindorb Castle

Kildrummy Castle (ruins)

Haddo House (Open afternoons only)

The Bullers of Buchan, Arch & Blow Hole

Slains Castle

Cruden Bay

Total drive time approx. 3 1/2 hrs

Overnight: Cruden Bay or surrounds

MON 25th
Dunnottar Castle


Arbroath (stop to try a smokie)

Claypotts Castle

St. Andrews

Total drive time approx. 3 1/2 hrs

Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

TUES 26th 9.00
Depart Cumbernauld

10.30 Arrive Abbotsford House

1.30 Drive to Jedburgh

2.00 Arrive Jedburgh – Castle Jail Museum/Visitors

4.00 Depart Jedburgh

5.30 Arrive home

Total drive time approx. 3hrs
Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

WED 27th
Edinburgh Castle & Shopping

Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

THURS 28th

Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

FRI 29th

Overnight: Liz & Stewart’s

SAT 3Oth
Leave Glasgow 7.30am

Arrive London 8.55am

Depart London 1.05pm