Relax and enjoy Scotland’s splendour with Rabbie’s Tours. The Scottish Highlands and Islands are Europe’s last great wilderness so why not escape with Rabbie’s personalised small group tours. Small groups with a maximum of 16 passengers mean you can discover the real Scotland, get off the beaten track and onto the back roads that other tours cannot manage.Your educated driver/guide is there for you, dedicated to making your visit to Scotland memorable and enjoyable whatever your requests.
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Short Full Day Tour – Tour Ref: DAVI18
The Da Vinci Code and the Scottish Borders. Half Day Tour visiting Rosslyn Chapel, Scott’s View & Melrose Abbey.
UNCOVER THE MYTHS & LEGENDS AROUND THE DA VINCI CODE, THE KNIGHTS TEMPLAR & THE BURIAL PLACE OF ROBERT THE BRUCE’S HEART.
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”.
Departs from 6 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EG next to the East End of Princes Street. Please be there ready 15 minutes before the departure time.
Inclusions – Transportation by top of the range minicoaches for a more personal service. Forced air ventilation as standard.
Services of a professional Rabbie’s driver/guide.
Exclusions – Entrances, Lunch and refreshments.
The Tour will depart DAILY at 09.45 hrs returning back to Edinburgh at aprox 16.30 hrs.
There are no tour departures on the: 01/01/20,12/11/20,24-26/12 & 01/01/21