$3,600 + Airfare


Day 1

Travel Day

Daily Activity Key:

  • Light: 1-2 miles of mostly level walking 
  • Moderate: 3-4 miles walking with some hills/stairs
  • Strenuous: 4+ miles walking with hills, stairs, and uneven terrain

Today is a long travel day; be as rested as possible before you head for the airport. Know your itinerary—if any of your flights are delayed or canceled, contact the airline authorities ASAP.
Walking: Light
(Daily itinerary specifics subject to change)

Day 2

Welcome to Edinburgh

Become oriented with the city of Edinburgh through an orientation meeting with your guide and a stroll onto Prince Street in the neighborhood of Georgian Edinburgh. Then, walk to Edinburgh Royal Mile to see iconic views and architecture or up Calton Hill for a breathtaking sunset view. Free evening to catch a Fringe show of your choice.
Walking: Moderate to Strenuous

Day 3

Enter the Highlands

Begin with an early morning train ride into Stirling, situated in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands with stunning views from its medieval castle walls. Then, immerse yourself deeper into the Highlands with the charm of a quaint town nestled amongst beautiful views and settle in for a few nights.
Walking: Moderate

Day 4

Highland Games

Make your way to a local Highlands Game experience, full of music, dancing, bagpipes, and impressive displays of strength in tossing cabers and the like. Enjoy good food, friendly people, and fun-filled activities.
Walking: Light

Day 5

Free Day in the Highlands

Situated in a town with hikes and train rides to more views all around you, today you will enjoy a free day to spend as you like amongst the Scottish Highlands.
Walking: You choose!

Day 6

Return to Edinburgh

Meander by train back down into the Lowlands possibly in time to catch another Fringe and explore more sites in and around Edinburgh.
Walking: Light

Day 7

Military Tattoo

Spend your last full day roaming the city of Edinburgh choosing among options such as Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, Saint Giles Cathedral, Canongate Kirk, the National Museum of Scotland and much more! Tonight, you will enjoy the world-famous Edinburgh Military Tattoo performance on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle. 

Walking: You choose!

Day 8

Travel Day

Today is a travel day. Know your flight itinerary—if any of your flights are delayed or canceled, contact the airline authorities ASAP. Not ready to go home yet? Ask us about recommended trip extension options for your own travel.
Walking: Light

Feel the “call of Caledonia” and dive into a week of Scotland to forever remember. A city with a fascinating and complex history earning it such diverse titles as “Auld Reekie” and “Athens of the North,” Edinburgh will dazzle any traveler with its gothic sandstone architecture and lofty crags. Beyond the history, this tour allows one to experience the city tripled in size for the Fringe, a festival full of artists and performers from around the world. Enter the wonders and natural beauty of the Scottish highlands where Scotland’s culture has its roots. Emerge yourself into this culture through a Highlands Game or traditional ceilidh dance. Witness the unforgettable Military Tattoo performance on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle itself, a striking, impressive performance held yearly since 1950.

Date & Price

August 21-28, 2024 – Sign Up Here

August 20 – 27, 2025 – Sign Up Here

COST: $3,600 + Airfare

  • Our tours don’t include airfare
  • We are glad to assist with making your flight arrangements and airport transfers, if desired. Click here to let us know.
  • Fly in style: ask me how you can treat yourself to an extra legroom! Premium, business, and first class seats might be available.

What's Included

  • A small, friendly group of 8-12 people
  • Full-time services of our travel concierge, friendly guide and local experts who will make fascinating history, art and culture of Ireland and Scotland come alive for you.
  • Tour highlights–  Edinburgh walking tour, Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Military Tattoo, National Museum of Scotland, Grassmarket, the Royal Mile, St. Giles Cathedral, Palace of Holyroodhouse, some of the oldest Scottish pubs, Scottish Highlands tour, Highland castles,… and much, much more.
  • All nights accommodations in memorable, centrally located, hotels.
  • All group transportation between hotels/cities.
  • Guaranteed tour price, locked-in the moment you submit your application and deposit.
  • All trip related tips, taxes, and gratuities.
  • ALUMNI DISCOUNT for each prior trip you have taken.
  • Fine print: You are responsible for cost of your meals, and free-time sightseeing and travel, and airport transfers.

NOTE: at Go Global it is always Your Trip, Your Way.  Pick and choose from our vast listing of daily options to customize your travel adventures! 

Apply for: Scottish Military Tattoo and Highland Games

$3,600 + Airfare / 8 Days, 7 Nights

Printable copy of this form: Travel Application (PDF file).

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