Uncover the myths and legends around the Da Vinci code and the Knights Templar at Rosslyn Chapel and the burial place of Robert the Bruce's heart at Melrose Abbey, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. This Minicoach Day Tour departs Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday all year, departure guaranteed.
Highlights: ~ Scott’s View ~ Original Wallace Monument ~ Melrose Abbey ~ Tweed Valley ~ Eildon Hills ~ Rosslyn Chapel ~ Scenes from the Da Vinci Code
Departing at 09.30 your tour takes you south to the world famous Scott’s View, with stunning views over the Tweed Valley and the Eildon Hills. You will also get the opportunity to visit the original Wallace Monument.
From here you travel to Melrose with the opportunity to explore its great Border Abbey, founded by the Cistercians in the 12th Century. The Cistercian monks had very close connections with the Knights Templar and Melrose Abbey is the burial place of Robert the Bruce's heart, brought back from the crusades in Moorish Spain.
Following lunch in Melrose you will make your way to the stunning 15th century Rosslyn Chapel, immortalised in Dan Brown’s 'Da Vinci Code' and you can find out more about the myths and legends surrounding the whereabouts of the 'Holy Grail'.
From here you return to Edinburgh at Approx 16.15.
Lunch and refreshments.
Entrance to Rosslyn Chapel.
Transportation by top of the range Mercedes minicoach for a more personal experience with a maximum of 16 passengers on tour.
We believe a small group tour with a maximum of 16 passengers really does make a big difference to your trip. It allows us to give you a more personal service and remain the only 5 Star operator to offer this personal guarantee. Touring with a maximum of 16 passengers you get more for your money, more personal attention, more time with the locals, more time off the bus, more time on the back-roads and just more of an authentic, friendly experience. The smaller groups allow you to meet people from all over the world and make friends for life.
Forced air ventilation as standard.
Services of a professional Rabbie's driver/guide
Rabbie's Discount Card - money off restaurants, shopping and attractions.
Min Age5 years
Tour Vehicle TypeMini Coach
Departure Point207 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1PE
Expected return Time16:15 approx
Duration of TourFull Day
Months of OperationJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Rates & Dates
Adult Prices: £30 - £35
Discount Prices: £27 - £32
Discount Price is available for Students, Seniors over 60 and Children between 5 and 16. The actual price of the tour will be displayed during the booking process.
The tour runs every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday throughout the year.
Because we believe in time off the bus and give you opportunities to take nature walks we recommend you bring suitable clothing and footwear for your tour. Scotland can be a wet place!!
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