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This holiday is part of our ever-growing collection of public transport based holidays, enabling you to reach destinations around Scotland and England without the need to drive. We feel strongly that true sustainability also means promoting and helping to maintain a way of life in areas where the economic benefit of tourism can make a genuine difference to the local community, which is why we have used locally owned small accommodation and local guides on this holiday.
Two nights in Bath, two in Oxford, one in Chester, two in the Lake District, one in Spean Bridge, one in Plockton, two in Inverness, two in Edinburgh, and two nights in York.
The tour of Britain by train as described is designed to start and finish in London, however this can be tailored to suit your plans and we would be happy to facilitate train travel to and from the Capital.
£3745 per person for April & October, £3850 per person for May, June, July & September and £3995 per person for August.
Price is based on two adults sharing double or twin en-suite room for 15 nights on a bed and breakfast basis, with dinner provided in Spean Bridge, staying in our hand-picked selection of small hotels and guest houses; The holiday includes
*The single supplement for this holiday is £1600
For a supplement, we would be happy to upgrade train travel to first class where available.
Before your departure, you will receive personalised holiday information including full directions, recommended routes, and suggestions on places to visit depending on your interests and our local knowledge to help you get the most from your holiday.
All itineraries and room types are presented subject to availability at specific hotels.
We work hard to make sure the unexpected doesn’t affect your trip. On rare occasions, changes or cancellations may occur, affecting accommodation, transport or excursions, including the Jacobite Express Steam Train. We are committed to informing you of any such circumstances and will use our knowledge and resources to offer suitable alternatives wherever possible.
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This holiday can be arranged from April to October. In 2024, the Jacobite Steam train will run from the 28th March until the 25th October. Outside these dates the same route can be booked, but a standard train service operates.
Availability is individually checked for a hand-picked selection of smaller hotels, guest houses and other independent businesses, so please bear with us and we will respond in 1-2 working days.
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All our holiday prices include a service charge of £9 per person per night towards the costs we incur in researching, planning and designing your holiday.
We guarantee to refund this service charge if you believe that arranging your holiday through McKinlay Kidd has not met your expectations for value. All we ask is that you write to us within 7 days of your return and explain your reason for claiming the refund. This will ensure that we can improve the experience for all our future guests.
We look forward to having an even more tailor-made holiday now we have the experience.Jackie & Donald , UK