Day Tours

Our day tours are designed to take you to a place of interest and usually include the cost of an attraction but some trips are solely sightseeing journeys, this will be specified for each individual trip.  From High Tea trips to Loch cruises and visits to new surroundings, there’s something for everyone!

Details of our trips in 2018 are shown below.

Day Trip

  • Join us aboard our executive coach, sit back, relax and enjoy a packed lunch as we travel to Northumberland, Alnwick Castle and Gardens. Alnwick Castle is the second largest inhabited castle in the UK. Read more >>

  • Scotland is brimming with myths and legends – and Loch Ness is the biggest of them all. Join us on board our executive coach, sit back, relax and enjoy light
    refreshments as we travel to the Highlands. On arrival we meet our tour boat and embark on a one-hour cruise across the loch’s mysterious waters. Read more >>

  • We travel down through the beautiful Durham countryside towards Beamish, a world famous, living, working air museum. Experience how the industrial revolution transformed agricultural life in the region. Read more >>

  • Scotland offers many unique tastes and an array of special produce, just as special as the country itself. Join us on a mystery tour that will tantalize your taste buds! Read more >>

  • Take in the spectacular views of the Three Bridges, the beautiful panoramas of the Edinburgh skyline to the south and the Kingdom of Fife to the north. We sail in to dock and land on Inchcolm
    Island for 1.5 hours. Explore the island’s historic Abbey, one of the best preserved group of monastic buildings in Scotland. Read more >>

  • Join our executive coach as we travel to Northumberland and a host of festive cheer at The Alnwick Garden. On arrival we enjoy a festive afternoon tea served in the Pavillion cafe overlooking the stunning grand cascade! Read more >>

  • Make 2019’s Christmas shopping trip a pleasure, with a trip to Gatehead’s Metrocentre, Europe’s largest shopping and leisure centre. With over 330 shops including high street brands, bargain stores and the Platinum Mall that houses a host of luxury brands, there’s something for everyone on this shopping day trip. Read more >>

  • Aberdeen’s shopping scene has so much to offer with 3 large shopping centresall within the city centre and each withinclose walking distance of the next as well as being connected by yet more high street and independent stores along Union Street. Read more >>

  • We whisk you, your family and friends off for a day of local fun! Our first port of call is Cairnie Fruit Farm. Here there are plenty of fun activities to keep the kids amused including
    a 6 acre Mega “maize” maze and funyard with slides, trampolines, crazy swings and much more. The farm has over 20 acres of pick your own fruit and at this time of year you can even pick your own pumpkin! Read more >>

  • We travel to Dundee and our first destination of the day, an international centre of design. The V&A Dundee presents the brilliance of Scottish creativity and the best of design from around the world. A short 15 minute walk takes us to the City centre of Dundee for some free time. We then meet outside Discovery Point at 2:45pm for our next tour. Discovery Point is a world class visitor attraction which centres around Captain Scott of
    the Antarctic’s Dundee built ship RRS Discovery. Read more >>

  • A family favourite for the school holidays! Blair Drummond Safari Park is set in 120 acres of beautiful woodlands just outside Stirling. It is home to some of the world’s most exotic animals. Enjoy a great view
    from our coach as we drive through the reserve! You will get up close to rhinos, bison, camels, deer and lions, as well as the only elephants and giraffes in Scotland. Read more >>

  • Join us on our executive coach as we travel to New Lanark Mills, one of Scotland’s six UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The site is an 18th century cotton mill village
    sitting in a beautiful location alongside the picturesque River Clyde. Read more >>

  • We head North to Landmark Forest Adventure Park to twist and turn through the trees on a family friendly roller-coaster, take the plunge down one of three water coasters and even get the chance to walk through an
    amazing tropical hot-house with hundreds of butterflies and exotic flowers! Read more >>

  • We travel towards South Queensferry and the Firth of Forth where we meet and board the Forth Belle! Enjoy the sea breeze and views from the outside decks, or the heated observation lounge. Relax and listen to the guided commentary while enjoying a cream tea with friends or family. Read more >>

  • Join us on board our executive coach as we travel towards Callander, a bustling town situated on the River Teith near Stirling, often fondly referred to as the Gateway to the Highlands. Read more >>

  • Sit back, relax and enjoy light refreshments as you take in the scenery of Perthshire, the dramatic scenery of the Trossachs National Park and on to Glencoe, a place of history, wildlife, adventure and myth. Read more >>

  • We travel north through picturesque Perthshire and towards the Cairngorms National Park. We pass the Spittal of Glenshee and Braemar and continue on towards Royal Deeside and the Victorian village of Ballater. Read more >>

  • We travel to see the world’s largest equine sculptures up close. Enjoy a 30-minute guided walking tour that takes you through the vision of artist Andy Scott. We also take you on a 50 minute boat journey
    where the boat is lifted up to join the Union Canal 35m above and sails smoothly from The Falkirk Wheel onto the Union Canal before returning to your starting point at the Visitor Centre completing a wonderful day of local discovery. Read more >>

  • We whisk you, your family and friends off for a day of local fun! Our first port of call is Cairnie Fruit Farm. Here there are plenty of fun activities to keep the kids amused including a 6 acre Mega “maize” maze and funyard with slides, trampolines, crazy swings and much more. We then travel on to the Scottish Deer Centre, set in the Fife countryside, covering over 55 acres. Here we are taken on a private guided tour where you will discover 13 species of deer from around the world, Fife’s only wolf pack, otters and other rare Scottish species including the wildcat. Read more >>

  • We travel to West Lothian for a fun day out at the Five Sisters Zoo! With over 180 different species of mammals, birds and reptiles, it’s a great day out for all the family. From lions, to
    meerkats and woodland bears, spend the day learning about amazing animals from across the world. Read more >>

  • Scotland has many beautiful beaches stretching along some of the most stunning coastal scenery. Join us on a mystery tour where you can take in the sea breeze and walk on the sand, maybe even bring a bucket and spade with you! Read more >>

  • Step back in time as our conductor welcomes you on board our 1950’s coach. Unwind and enjoy as our nostalgic journey takes us on a scenic trip along the Fife coast. Read more >>

  • The Isle of Arran is the seventh largest island in Scotland and is often referred to as ‘Scotland in Miniature’ and it is easy to see why with its rugged coastline and beautiful scenery. Take in the view of Brodick Castle and Goat Fell as we approach the island from the ferry. On arrival we rejoin our coach to take you on a tour of the island, stopping at the famous cheese shop and Arran Aromatics: The Sense of Scotland. Read more >>

  • We travel to Edinburgh and Her Majesty the Queen’s official residence in Scotland, The Palace of Holyrood House. Standing at the end of the historic Royal Mile, this fine palace is the home of Scottish Royal history. We then travel onwards towards Rosslyn and its famous chapel. Nowhere in Scotland is more riddled with mystery than Rosslyn Chapel. Read more >>

  • Join your dedicated tour guide on board our executive coach as we whisk you off on an adventure of history and intrigue. Towering spires, thick stone walls and dramatic settings – whatever pops into
    your mind when you imagine a castle or palace, you’ll find it in Scotland. Read more >>

  • Sit back, relax and enjoy light refreshments as we travel North West towards Oban. The town of Oban is so much more than a port – it’s a thriving town. Enjoy free time to explore the seaside streets, try samples in the chocolate shop and distillery, visit the town’s fascinating museum, and fill up on a lunch of the freshest seafood.We then travel on towards Inveraray Castle. Read more >>