Gold - Golden Autumn Days in The Scottish Borders

Gold - Golden Autumn Days in The Scottish Borders

A new Gold tour to the Scottish Borders with visits to Peebles, Traquair House, Selkirk and the borders railway to Edinburgh.

Holiday Highlights:


Borders Railway to Edinburgh

Peebles and Traquair House

Galashiels, Melrose, Kelso and Selkirk


We depart and make our way to
Scotland to arrive at our hotel late afternoon for
the next 4 nights stay with dinner, bed and


The Scottish Borders is our destination
today, taking in Galashiels, Melrose and later
follow the Tweed Valley to delightful Kelso, with
impressive Floors Castle. We make our way back
via Selkirk.


This morning we head for
Tweedbank and Galashiels where we join the
Borders Railway – newly built, opened in
September 2015 – for a journey of under an hour
following the route of the oft lamented Waverley
Route, closed in 1969. We spend the day in the
City of Edinburgh, an opportunity to discover the
host of attractions or the shops on Princess
Street. The city is dominated by the magnificent
Edinburgh Castle, an ancient fortress built on a
volcanic crag and It is the most visited attraction
in Scotland. In the afternoon we return by train
to connect with our coach back to the hotel.


We have a short ride into Peebles for
a morning free to explore the town and obtain
lunch. This afternoon we pay a visit to nearby
Traquair House which dates back to 1107 and is
Scotland’s oldest inhabited house, Traquair was
originally a hunting lodge for Scottish Kings and
Queens, but today the beautiful house provides a
magical and romantic setting with extensive
grounds, maze, craft workshops and the famous
Traquair House Brewery.


We leave after breakfast and begin the
journey home.

Your Hotel


The Barony Castle Hotel

The Barony Castle Hotel is a beautiful mansion

house built in 1536, located not far from

Peebles in the beautiful Scottish Borders. Hotel

facilities include indoor heated swimming pool,

sauna and gym.

All bedrooms are en suite and have satellite

television, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee

making facilities. The hotel has a lift.

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
First Choice Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester
Bus Station
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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