Crieff & St Andrews

Crieff & St Andrews

A Scottish holiday to the heart of the Perthshire Highlands and the bustling town of Crieff, set amidst magnificent Perthshire scenery.

Enjoy a break to the heart of the stunning Perthshire Highlands and the bustling town of Crieff, set amidst magnificent Perthshire scenery. Crieff has been a holiday resort since Victorian times and is the second largest town in Perthshire, straddling the Highland Boundary fault where the rolling lowland landscape meets majestic Highland terrain. Our holiday hotel is the magnificent crieff Hydro, a beautifully appointed luxury hotel set on a hill above the town enjoying panoramic views of the Ochil Hills and the Strathearn Valley.

 

CRIEFF HYDRO HOTEL (4 STAR)

The four star Crieff Hydro is now run by the fifth generation of owners who have transformed the old Victorian property into a magnificent restored hotel and spa. Facilities include lounge areas, five restaurants, a swimming pool, spa, solarium and golf course. All bedrooms feature flat screen TV, free Wi-Fi, hairdryer and hospitality tray. Lift available

 

EXCURSIONS INCLUDED

  • We take a short drive to the Crieff Visitor Centre, a popular attraction on the outskirts of the town. The centre is the home of the world-renowned Caithness Glass and you can enjoy watching the skilled craftsmen at work from the viewing gallery before meandering around the gift shop, garden centre and the antiques and gallery area. In the afternoon we visit the Famous Grouse Experience to discover the art of blending Scotland’s favourite whisky and sample a wee dram or two.

 

  • We visit the town of St Andrews where Prince William and Kate Middleton met whist studying at the university. Described as one of Europe's finest towns St Andrews has its place in history, a lovely coastal resort that is home to one of the world's most famous golf courses. We visit the course and join a guide on a tour around the 1st, 17th and 18th holes of the Old Course where you will be able to walk in the footsteps of icons of the game. Following the tour enjoy some time at leisure to discover St Andrew’s, a delight to explore with its quaint cobbled streets, impressive medieval ruins, stately university buildings and idyllic white sands.

 

  • Some magnificent scenery as we travel via Loch Earn and Glen Ogle to Killin and the Falls of Dochart, then along the shores of Loch Tay to Aberfeldy where we stop for lunch. In the afternoon we visit Pitlochry where you can browse around the centre with its unique choice of shops selling Scottish specialities and maybe take a walk to see the Hydro Electric Dam and its famous Salmon Ladder.

 

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Four nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Grouse Experience tour and tasting

  • Golf course tour at St Andrews (1 hour tour)

  • Return coach travel.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Halkyn Halkyn, Outside Billy Jeans
(Springfield Hotel Return Drop Off Point)
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Old Colwyn Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Opposite The Plough Inn
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr, Llys Clwyd Bus Stop (Opposite Spar)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham, Northbound Wrexham, Taxi Stand King Street
(Taxi Feeder Service)
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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Arvonia Coaches Ltd

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Caernarfon

Gwynedd

LL55 4AA

Registered in Cardiff No. 2752976

VAT No: 310 5664 88

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