Rosslyn Chapel & the Scottish Borders

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1 Day
Availability : Year Round - Daily
Start: Edinburgh
End: Edinburgh

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Uncover the myths and legends of the Da Vinci Code on this Rosslyn Chapel tour from Edinburgh.

Nowhere in Scotland is more riddled with mystery than Rosslyn Chapel.

There’s the apprentice who was murdered by his master after carving the ornate Apprentice Pillar. There’s the connection to the Knights Templar and the Holy Grail. And there are even some who believe the chapel was built on a UFO landing site.

On this tour, you get a chance to explore the enigmatic Rosslyn Chapel, admire the gorgeous Tweed Valley, and visit Melrose Abbey, the alleged burial site of Robert the Bruce’s heart.

So, join this day tour and indulge in the mystery, beauty, and history of Scotland.

Tour Details
Highlights:

Scott’s View – Take in this splendid view of the Scottish borders, which was once Sir Walter Scott’s favourite.

William Wallace Statue – This 200-year-old eccentric statue of William Wallace proudly watches over the landscape.

Melrose Abbey – A beautiful and ruined Gothic abbey that may hold the embalmed heart of Robert the Bruce.

Tweed Valley – Famous for its salmon fishing, the River Tweed is surrounded by soft rolling hills.

Rosslyn Chapel – A beautiful 15th-century chapel, full of impressive architecture, stone carvings, and many mysterious tales.

Pick Up Location & TIme

Edinburgh: Cafe Bar, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EG (Google Map)
Check-in closes at 9:30am (tour departs at 9:45am

Drop off Location & Time

Edinburgh: Cafe Bar, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EG (Google Map)
Approx. 4:30pm

Price Includes

  • Transport in a 16 seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • Air conditioning as standard
  • The stories and services of an English speaking driver-guide

Meals

  • 0 breakfast
  • 0 lunches
  • 0 dinners
  • 0 teas

Price Excludes

  • Entry fees to visitor attractions
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Pre / Post hotel nights
  • Driver / Tour Leader gratuity is at your discretion
  • Travel Insurance
What to Expect

This day tour comes with a driver-guide who knows the stories, sights, and secrets of the areas you travel through; every itinerary is tested by travel-loving locals; and you get the chance to support the communities you visit.

  • Travel in a small group
  • Transport in a 16 seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • The stories and services of an English-speaking driver guide
  • Time off the bus to explore
Itinerary

Edinburgh

Your tour takes you south to the beautiful Scott’s View, overlooking the Tweed Valley. You then get the opportunity to visit the nearby statue of the great Scottish patriot, William Wallace.

Melrose

From here, you travel to Melrose where you can visit the ruined Melrose abbey, founded by the Cistercians in the 12th Century. The Cistercian monks had close connections with the Knights Templar, and legend tells that Melrose Abbey is the burial place of Robert the Bruce’s heart, brought back from the crusades in Moorish Spain.

Rosslyn Chapel

Following lunch in Melrose, you make your way to the stunning 15th century Rosslyn Chapel, made world famous in Dan Brown’s book, ‘Da Vinci Code’. Here you have time to explore the chapel and find out more about the myths and legends surrounding the whereabouts of the ‘Holy Grail’.

Edinburgh

After your visit to Rosslyn Chapel, you return to Edinburgh.

Dates and Prices
Departure Dates and Days Adult (pp) Child: Age 5 to 15 (pp)
2021: March – December –  Daily (except December 25 & 26) $75 $70
2022: January to March – Daily $75 $70

Ask us about family rates (2 adults and 2 children minimum).

Pricing

Pricing is per person (pp).
Rates are in $ CAD.


Contact DHTour at 1-888-597-3519 or 905-639-9954 or [email protected]  to book.

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