North Berwick and Edinburgh
A journey to Edinburgh and North Berwick on the east coast.

St Andrews is the "Home of Golf" and the Forth Bridge also featured at the reverse of £20 Scottish note.

Join us to explore, officially the sunniest area of Scotland, North Berwick in East Lothian! Combining the best of Scotland in miniature, here you'll find golden beaches, spectacular cliffs, the world's finest selection of links golf courses, historic castles and great walks. We will enjoy incredible panoramic views of the coastal walk to Fidra island, as well as at North Berwick Law, overlooking Bass Rock Island and Tantallon Castle. You will be amazed by the volcanic island of Bass Rock, sometimes appearing all white, as it is home to 150 000 gannets! We will also be impressed by the well preserved, 14th Century, Tantallon Castle. This Day Trip also includes visiting Edinburgh, the country's stunning capital and UNESCO World Heritage Site. This will be also our great chance to enjoy Edinburgh's amazing Christmas Market and the incredible stunning Christmas atmosphere in Edinburgh both on day and night. We will have plenty of time to also visit some of the awesome historic attritions in Edinburgh. This will be the last trip of ISUK Tour in 2015 and cannot to be missed!

 

Tour Highlights

 

  • St Andrews

  • Queensferry

  • St Andrews Castle

  • St Rules Tower

  • St Andrews Cathedral (the largest in Scotland)

  • St Andrews University

  • 600 Years Old Golf Course

  • Sandy Beach of St Andrews

  • North Point Cafe (where Kare and Will used to meet for coffee)

  • Botanic Gardens

  • Museums, Galleries, etc...

  • Forth Bridge

  • Queensferry Bridge

  • Firth of Forth

  • The Kelpies

 

Intresting Facts

 

  • Prince William and Kate Middleton both were studying history of art in St Andrews University.

  • The famous opening sequence of Chariots of Fire was shot in the beautiful St Andrews's Beach.

  • The World famous Forth Bridge is featured on the reverse of £20 issued by Bank of Scotland. It is also filmed in "The 39 Steps".

  • The Kelpies are impressive magnificent 30 meter high horse head sculptures in Falkirk.

 

Inclusion

 

  • Return Journey

  • Map and Itinerary

  • Free time for sights, shops & attractions

  • Visiting St Andrews, Queensferry and The Kelpies 

 

Lunch

 

  • You will have plenty of time in St Andrews to have lunch in bars and restaurants or you can have your own packed lunch.

 

 

Contact us about this trip

Tour Details
1 Day Trip
Saturday 16th January
£20

Tickets are also availbe at

Ticket Sale

Ticket Sales take palce in

3 locations as follows:

 

  • Tuesday 12th Jan, 5pmat Reading Room in Glasgow University Union

 

  • Monday 12th Jan, 5pm, at Arbuthnott Meeting Room, Strathclyde Uni Union

 

  • Monday 12th Jan, 5pmat UWS Union, Paisley

 

 

 

 

 

Pick Up & Drop Off Points

Pick Up & Drop Off available at:

 

  • 08:45 Glasgow West End 

  • 08:25 Glasgow City Centre

  • 08:00 Paisley

 

 

 

Departure Point

09:00am

Main Gate of Glasgow Uni