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Scottish Festive, Steam and Sail 2021

From £549 per adult

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January — December

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Our pre-Christmas Scottish tour is based in stunning Stirling and packed with festive cheer! Marvel at the vistas and travel on the Strathspey Steam Railway and much more...

We explore Edinburgh and Glasgow's extensive Christmas markets, enjoy a scenic cruise along the Firth of Forth, experience two great rail journeys and sample a wee dram at the Dalwhinnie Distillery!

5 Days From £549


Thursday 25 November 2021


  • Explore Glasgow’s Christmas market* and admire the Charles Rennie Mackintosh architecture
  • Visit Edinburgh’s beautiful Christmas Markets in the heart of the city
  • Cruise along the Firth of Forth underneath the iconic Forth bridges
  • Marvel at the vistas as we travel by train on the Highland line to Aviemore
  • Steam on the former Highland Railway with the Strathspey Steam Railway
  • Enjoy a tour and tasting at the Dalwhinnie Distillery
  • Spend time in historic Stirling and explore the castle and Old Town

 Also included in your Tour Fare:

  • 4 nights’ bed, breakfast & Table d’hôte evening meal plus 1 cream tea
  • Rail travel & seat reservations from your Home Station to Tour Base (Standard or First Class)
  • Rail & coach travel, with transfers as described
  • All excursions and admissions as detailed
  • Services of experienced Railtrail Tour Manager

Contact details

Railtrail Tours
21 The Smithfield Centre
ST13 5JW
Boat Train
Large Group (31+) Medium Group (17-30)

Tour prices


  • £549 Per Adult
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

Railtrail Tours

We are an independent, family run rail holiday specialist which has been offering escorted holidays by train within the UK and Europe for 40 years. Currently we have numerous quality, unique and fully escorted tours to over 20 countries, that are unequalled in originality and content. Varying from a superb short stay in the Scottish Highlands to an amazing superior quality WOW-factor tour of India! We also have a selection of specialist holidays for steam enthusiasts which are becoming very popular.

Opening times

0900 - 1700 Monday to Friday

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