Thursday 9th: 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 10th: 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 11th: 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 12th: This morning we travel the short distance to Pitlochry is 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 13th: We leave Blairgowrie after breakfast and make our way home.