Thursday 18th: We leave during the morning and travel to Blairgowrie for check-in at the Angus Hotel. On arrival enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with homemade shortbread.
Friday 19th: Today we visit one of the most iconic cities in the world, Edinburgh. The inspiring capital of Scotland where centuries of history meet a vibrant, cosmopolitan setting. Experience wonderful architecture, scenery, shopping and attractions in the Royal city. When we return to our hotel hot cross buns will be served.
Saturday 20th: After a leisurely breakfast we do the ‘Royal Route’. We leave Blairgowrie and make our way through magnificent scenery to Bridge of Cally, Spittal of Glenshee to Braemar. We stop at the entrance to Balmoral Castle and also at Crathie Church which the Royals attend when at Balmoral. We then have a short stay at Ballater before returning to the Angus in time for dinner.
Sunday 21st: This morning we travel the short distance to Pitlochry, the largest town in Highland Perthshire. It established a reputation for the quality of its air when Queen Victoria's physician sang its praises back in 1845. Many of the town's buildings are in the Victorian Scottish Baronial architecture which is particularly popular with the many visitors to the town, with many having their photographs taken with the buildings as a back drop. Returning to our hotel for Easter Sunday lunch, followed by tea or coffee. This evening there will be a light buffet dinner.
Monday 22nd: We leave Blairgowrie after breakfast and make our way home.