DISCOVER & EXPLORE SCOTLAND

with Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce

October 13, 2018 to October 20, 2018

Day 1: 10/13/2018 - Departure Day

Today you will board your overnight flight to Scotland. (In-flight meals)

Day 2: 10/14/2018 - Arrival Day in Scotland

Arrive in Scotland today, where we will transfer to our hotel in Edinburgh. Few cities make such a strong impression on the visitor as Edinburgh. Scotland's capital is without a doubt one of the most beautiful and elegant cities in Europe. Enjoy a panoramic tour of Edinburgh to include Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, St Andre's Square and Queen Street Gardens, Princes Street, George IV Bridge, Chambers Street, South Bridge and Regent Road. This evening, join your hosts for a Welcome cocktail in the hotel bar before heading out to dinner on your own.

Day 3: 10/15/2018 - Edinburgh

After breakfast, delve into Scotland's rich history and heritage on this full-day excursion to Rosslyn Chapel, Dunfermline Abbey and Stirling Castle. Head from the Royal Mile over the UNESCO-listed Forth Bridge to Dunfermline, and explore the Abbey Kirk %u2014 burial place of Robert the Bruce. See where the Battle of Bannockburn raged and learn of Scotland's struggle for independence. Rosslyn Chapel came to worldwide prominence through the Da Vinci Code; see where the 2006 movie was filmed. Tonight, you have the option to enjoy a traditional Scottish night's dinner & show. (B)

Day 4: 10/16/2018 - St Andrews - Inverness

We begin this morning with a trip to the town of St. Andrews, home of one of the oldest universities in the world. Visit the ruins of St. Andrews Castle and St. Andrews Cathedral, both historical monuments to Scotland's past. We will then take a scenic drive around St. Andrews Links, the home of golf since 1552. Visit the Old Course Shop and enjoy lunch in the Swilcan Restaurant in the Links Clubhouse overlooking the Old Course. (For those of you interested in getting an up close and personal view of the course, we'd be happy to show you around following lunch.) Then, we'll travel on to Inverness, the capital of the highlands. (B, L)

Day 5: 10/17/2018 - Inverness

After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure in Inverness where you may wish to visit the Inverness Castle and visit the Cathedral or meander alongside the loch. Or you have the option to join us for a full day tour to the Isle of Skye with a visit to the Eileen Donan Castle; explore a 13th Century Castle in the Highlands of Scotland and you will embark on a journey that takes you through time and history. (B)

Day 6: 10/18/2018 - Inverness - Loch Ness - Glasgow

After breakfast we will enjoy a city tour of Inverness before traveling to Glasgow. This morning we will explore the famous Loch Ness. This loch has become known worldwide for its mysterious inhabitant, Nessie. As you travel south, you will see magnificent views and the surrounding mountains of the Scottish Highlands. We'll visit the ruins of one of Scotland's grandest castles, Urquhart Castle. Time and weather permitting, we'll visit Glenfinnan & view the Harry Potter Bridge, before continuing on to Glasgow for the evening. (B)

Day 7: 10/19/2018 - Glasgow

After breakfast take part in an included tour of Glasgow, which is Scotland's largest city and the third most populous city in the United Kingdom. Glasgow is situated on the River Clyde in Scotland's west central lowlands. Visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, one of Scotland's most popular museums. You will also visit Glasgow Cathedral of St. Mungo. Scots have been worshiping in this stone cathedral for more than 800 years. It is the best-preserved example of a large church to have survived from Scotland's medieval period. This afternoon, you'll have free time to shop on the world-famous Buchanan Street District or explore the city on your own. Tonight, be "treated like a local" enjoy dinner and drinks at a 200-year-old pub on the River Clyde! (B, D)

Day 8: 10/20/2018 - Scotland - USA

Our Scotland trip comes to an end as we travel to the airport for our flight home. For those extending to Belfast, enjoy a morning Ferry ride to Belfast! (B, In-flight meals)
LEGEND: ( ) = Included meal, B = Breakfast, D = Dinner, DB = Dinner Banquet, L = Lunch
Highlights:<br/>- Round trip scheduled airfare<br/>- Round trip transfers between airports and hotel while overseas<br/>- 6 nights hotel accommodation<br/>- 2 nights Edinburgh<br/>- 2 nights Inverness<br/>- 2 night Glasgow<br/>- Includes breakfast daily, 1 lunch and dinner <br/>- Tours of: Edinburgh Castle, Rosslyn Chapel, Edinburgh and Glasgow City Tours<br/>- Time to visit: Dunfermline Abbey, Stirling Castle, St. Andrews Castle & Cathedral, Urquhart Castle, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Glasgow Cathedral<br/>- Discovery Program guide
Room Type 
Price Per Person
Single
$3499.00
Twin
$2899.00
Double
$2899.00
Book today and make your balance of payment by check, and you will receive a $200 discount.
SCOTLAND OPTIONAL SCOTTISH NIGHTS DINNER & SHOW
Per Person Price: $89.00
SCOTLAND OPTIONAL ISLE OF SKYE
Per Person Price: $149.00
BELFAST POST-TOUR TWIN
OPTIONAL 3-NIGHT POST TOUR EXTENSION TO BELFAST INCLUDES: • Breakfast each morning • 3-Nights Hotel Accommodations • Airport transfers in Belfast on group travel days • Belfast City Tour with a visit to Titanic belfast • Day Trip to North Antrim Coast with a visit to Giants Causeway. • Free Time in Belfast to explore at leisure! • 2 Hour Ferry ride from Cairnryan to Belfast
Room Type
Price
Twin
$699.00
BELFAST POST-TOUR SINGLE
OPTIONAL 3-NIGHT POST TOUR EXTENSION TO BELFAST INCLUDES: • Breakfast each morning • 3-Nights Hotel Accommodations • Airport transfers in Belfast on group travel days • Belfast City Tour with a visit to Titanic belfast • Day Trip to North Antrim Coast with a visit to Giants Causeway. • Free Time in Belfast to explore at leisure! • 2 Hour Ferry ride from Cairnryan to Belfast
Room Type
Price
Single
$999.00
BELFAST POST-TOUR DOUBLE
OPTIONAL 3-NIGHT POST TOUR EXTENSION TO BELFAST INCLUDES: • Breakfast each morning • 3-Nights Hotel Accommodations • Airport transfers in Belfast on group travel days • Belfast City Tour with a visit to Titanic belfast • Day Trip to North Antrim Coast with a visit to Giants Causeway. • Free Time in Belfast to explore at leisure! • 2 Hour Ferry ride from Cairnryan to Belfast
Room Type
Price
Double
$699.00
*Optional Tours and Tour Extensions require minimum participation numbers and as such are subject to cancellation, change and price changes based upon participation rates.*
Payments:
Refunds and Cancellations:
Cancellations made more than 130 days prior to departure for any reason, will be issued a refund less $150 per person. Cancellations made 129 days to 110 days prior to departure date will receive a refund less $450 per person. Cancellations made 109 to 61 days prior to departure date will receive a refund of 50% of the total trip cost. Any cancellations made within 60 days of departure will be charged 100% of total trip cost. Written notice of cancellation is required and is effective when received by Chamber Discoveries during normal business hours.
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This trip is arranged by Chamber Discoveries ("CD"), a DBA of Adelman Travel Systems, Inc., a Wisconsin corporation. It has made the travel arrangements as agent for the transportation carriers & other suppliers ("SUPS") of services connected with the tour, all of which are independent contractors. CD in no way owns or operates the vehicles or facilities to be used during the trip, & does not guarantee or assume responsibility for the acts &/or omissions of SUPS, their employees, agents, etc. All bookings are accepted subject to the conditions imposed by SUPS & CD, including airline, cruise line, rail, coach, hotel, restaurants, insurance, & other companies, firms or persons concerned with the trip, & CD will make no refund in the event of their delay, cancellations, overbooking, strike, bankruptcy, force majeure or for elements of the package not used by customer. If there is a difference between CD Conditions & those published by a SUP, the higher cost conditions shall apply. CD reserves the right to cancel a trip, change the itinerary, airline, hotel or adjust rates whenever in its sole judgment conditions warrant, or if CD deems it necessary for your comfort, convenience or safety. Optional Tours and Tour Extensions require minimum participation numbers and as such are subject to cancellation, change and price changes based upon participation rates. Trips outside the USA require a valid U.S. passport. You are responsible for, & release CD from passport, visa, vaccination requirements, & safety conditions in travel destinations. CD strongly recommends you purchase appropriate cancellation/medical/baggage insurance for the trip, which is available from CD. For medical information, call the U.S. Public Health Service at 301-443-2403, & for U.S. State Department travel advisories, 202-647-5225. CD reserves the right to decline to accept any person as a member of the tour, or to require any participant to withdraw from the trip at any time who presents a significant risk to the health & safety of themselves or others which cannot be eliminated or reduced to an acceptable level by CD’s reasonable accommodation. CD reserves the right to cancel a tour prior to departure, & in such cases all payments made will be refunded & shall constitute full settlement. Chamber Discoveries, 1300 E. Shaw Ave, Suite 127, Fresno, CA 93710, Phone (559) 244-6600. This seller of travel is not a participant in the California Travel Consumer Restitution Fund. California law requires certain sellers of travel to have a trust account or bond. This business has a trust account. CST #2020386-50. In calculating the cost of your trip, CD has relied on your consent to these terms & in the absence of this release, the trip cost would have been higher. CD reserves the right to correct an error in advertised price prior to your final payment. The price is subject to supplemental price increases after the date of purchase due to additional charges imposed by a supplier or government for increased fees, fuel surcharges, taxes, fluctuations in foreign exchange markets, or a combination thereof. By clicking "I Agree" or by signing this agreement, you hereby consent to any post-purchase price increases & authorize us to charge your credit card for such additional amounts. Your initial payment to CD constitutes acceptance to these terms & a contract is made when your reservation & payment are accepted by CD at it offices & any dispute shall be governed by WI law & subject to the jurisdiction of Milwaukee County, WI.
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Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce, 581 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, California 93449
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