Scotland is not only known for it’s golf and shouldn’t be, Golf is a large part of Duffers Golf Travel, but we do specialize in other aspects of travel to Scotland.
These activities you can do on their own or include them as part of your golfing itinerary. The choice is yours, Whatever you decide, Duffers Golf Travel or Duffers Scotland can make all the neccesary arrangemetns for you.
Here are some of the other exciting thing’s to do in Scotland:
WHISKY & DISTILLERY TOURS
Scotland’s largest export! Distillery’s can be found all over Scotland, but the main area being Speyside where you can find famous brands such as Macallan, Aberlour, Balvenie and Glenfiddich. If you’re up at Dornoch, then visit Glenmorangie at Tain. (Pictured). Call or email for more information.
Not only is Scotland famous for it’s whisky, but for beer too. Deacon Brodie’s Tavern on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile is not to be missed, or one of the oldest, (if not “the” oldest pub in the world), The Sheep’s Heid, located in the village of Duddingston, in Edinburgh. Or a visit to one of the local brewery’s. Belhaven, just a short drive from the capital in Dunbar.
EDINBURGH FESTIVAL & MILITARY TATTOO
The Edinburgh Military Tattoo runs for 3 weeks in August. Held on the famous Castle Esplanade. Don’t be disappointed, book well in advance as it does sell out.
Edinburgh has many other festivals that run throughout the year, some in conjunction with the Tattoo. The International Film Festival, The Edinburgh Art Festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, (where many a star got their big break – more notably, Peter Cook & Dudley Moore), The Edinburgh International Book Festival, Edinburgh International Jazz & Blues Festival, to name but a few.
CASTLES & PALACES
10 Castles not to be missed while in Scotland are: Stirling Castle, Eileen Donan Castle, Culzean Castle, Craigievar Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Caerlaverock Castle, Inverary Castle, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle and of course, Edinburgh Castle. Call or email for more information.
Other attractions of interest:
- Wildlife Sanctuaries
- Highlands & Islands
- Walking Tours
- Fishing & Game
- Cycling Tours