V2- Goldberg - Scottish Explorations

May 2025

Number of Travellers: 2
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Day by Day

Day 1 - Travel to the Cairngorms, meet a local artist

Today, meet your guide in Inverness to travel south to the highland village of Grantown on Spey. Visit a local Artist at their studio for an afternoon exploring your creative side. Be led thorough different techniques, with materials of your choice to create your very own masterpiece. Enjoy a short walk in the local woodlands before continuing on to your  accommodation on a nearby estate.

Overnight: By Kingussie | Killiehuntly Farmhouse
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 2 - Photography and Hiking

Morning Photography session with a local expert. Catch the early morning light over the tranquil Loch, you will be spoilt for choice of where to set up your camera. Retire to the local cafe for coffee and maybe one of their famous scones!

Later in the day take a hike in Glen Feshie and immerse yourself in the beauty that surrounds you; from the pine forests, to the mountainous backdrop and the river flowing through, it is a delight for all the senses.

Overnight: By Kingussie | Killiehuntly Farmhouse
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 - Castle Visit and Travel to St Andrews

After a hearty breakfast, journey the scenic drive to the beautiful region of Perthshire. On the way, stop to stretch your legs with a short walk to a stunning viewpoint.

Later, make your way to the Fife coast and the historic town of St Andrews, where your guides will lead you on a tour to explore the past. This town is known for its rich history. From Castle ruins to the Cathedral, while also being home to the oldest University in Scotland, dating back to 1413. Explore the cobbled streets and perhaps stroll by the world famous golf course.


Overnight: St Andrews | Rufflets
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4 - Cookery Class and the Fife Coast

Today it is time to enjoy an exclusive cookery class with an award-winning chef. Inspired by the landscape and local, sustainable produce, cook up a storm enjoying the zest of a meal created from the wild region.

This afternoon, explore part of the Fife Coastal Trail with your guide. Your walk today will take you along the “Fringe Of Gold”, as the Fife beaches are known, and through traditional villages which are built around tiny picturesque fishing harbours.

Overnight: St Andrews | Rufflets
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 5 - Explore Edinburgh

Meet an expert city guide to provide you insight into the tales and history of this charming city. Discover the true character of the Old Town and some of the lesser known sites.

Later your guide will take you out of the city to the enigma that is Rosslyn Chapel, made famous by The Da Vinci Code. Originally founded in 1446, the chapel features intricate carvings and decorations which have prompted many different theories connected with the Knights Templar and the Freemasons amongst others.

This evening head to the famous Princes Street to enjoy an immersive journey through the history and craftsmanship of whisky and perhaps watch the sunset, taking in the views over the city from an iconic rooftop terrace.

Overnight: Edinburgh | Kimpton Charlotte Square
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 6 - Travel to Glasgow and Private Walking Tour and Heritage Centre

Travel to Glasgow today and discover the highlights of the city on a private walking tour with an expert local guide. Hear the stories intertwined with the varied architecture of streets, that have been home to all kinds of creatives over the years. See the influences of Charles Rennie MackIntosh and admire the popular contemporary graffiti murals tucked into unexpected corners all over the city. 

Later, visit the Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre for a guided tour of this beautiful building and learn of the contributions the community have made throughout Scotland’s past.

Overnight: Glasgow | Kimpton Blythswood Square
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 7 - Depart

A private transfer will collect you from your hotel this morning and take you to the Airport for your onward travel connections. Taking with you cherished memories of your Scottish adventures.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • 6 nights accommodation as indicated above
  • Most meals as indicated above
  • Services of an experienced and knowledgeable qualified guide Day 1 to Day 5
  • Ground transportation on guided days
  • Departure airport transfer
  • All guided hikes and activities mentioned in the itinerary, specifically:
    • Private Art Session
    • Private Photography Experience
    • Private tour of Blair Castle
    • St Andrews Admissions
    • Private Cooking Experience
    • Admission – Rosslyn Chapel
    • Private full day tour of Edinburgh
    • Johnnie Walker Whisky Experience
    • Private full day tour of Glasgow
    • Private Tour of the Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • Snacks throughout the trip
  • 24 hour in-country support from the Wilderness Team
Exclusions Read More
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Activities and entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Gratuities for the main driver guide
Notes Read More
  • All suggested accommodations and services are subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • A 20% deposit is required before any accommodation and services will be confirmed.
  • This quote is valid for 14 days from the date quoted, after this time pricing may be subject to revision.
  • Activities are only private if so specified
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