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Pilgrimage Tours of Scotland, UK

Join us on this Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland and in the 16th century John Knox introduced the Scottish reformation, and the Presbyterian Church replaced Catholicism as the official religion. Emphasis is made on the Presbyterian heritage in Scotland as well as Scottish history and the magnificent landscapes. A visit will be made to Iona, which has been a place of pilgrimage for 1500 years. We have highlighted some of the main Pilgrimage sights that could be included in your Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland.

Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland, UK - Sample Inclusions:

  • Isle of Iona, a place of pilgrimage since St Columba came from Ireland in AD 563 to found a monastery and convert Scotland to Christianity.
  • St John's Kirk, where John Knox delivered a sermon on 11 May 1559 that served to launch the Reformation in Scotland.
  • St Andrews, which until the Reformation in the mid 16th century was the principal centre of Christian Pilgrimage in Scotland.
  • John Knox House - John Knox, leader of the Scottish Reformation and founder of the Presbyterian Church, lived here for a short time before he died here in 1572. Now maintained by the Church of Scotland, the museum holds an exhibition about Knox's life and times.
  • St Giles Cathedral, where in 1559, Knox led the Lords of the Congregation into Edinburgh and was elected minister of Edinburgh.
  • Lindisfarne Priory, one of the most important early centres of Christianity in Anglo-Saxon England. St Cuthbert converted pagan Northumbria, and miracles occurring at his shrine established this 11th century priory as a major Pilgrimage centre.

This Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland requires car hire or we can arrange a private driver to escort you on your tour.

If you only wish to visit certain parts of this Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland, then just let us know and we will create an itinerary based around your requirements.  

Sample Pricing for Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland

Pilgrimage Tours of Scotland  
Sample Pricing

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Car Hire
3 Star Hotels

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Car Hire
Bed and Breakfasts 

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Private Driver
3 Star Hotels  

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Private Driver
Bed and Breakfasts 

9 Day Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland 

£1175.00 per person

 

£995.00 per person  

£2155.00 per person  

£1970.00 per person  

12 Day Pilgrimage Tour of Scotland

£1615.00 per person

£1320.00 per person

£3245.00 per person

£2955.00 per person

 

Price Includes;
Entrance to all of the attractions listed in the itineraries
Accommodation and breakfast in either 3 star hotels or bed and breakfasts
Car hire (medium sized car) OR private driver and vehicle
Return ferry journey to Isle of Mull
Detailed day by day instructions to assist with the smooth running of the tour
24 hour emergency number during your tour
All taxes

Prices are per person and based on a minimum of 2 people (large reductions are offered for groups)
We can offer the tours for individuals, so please contact us for a price.
If you have a budget, then please let us know and we will tailor a tour around this.
Once you make an enquiry we will provide a list of suggested hotels/bed and breakfast before you make any formal commitment to the tour.
These are sample tours only and can be altered in anyway to suit your exact requirements, so please contact us for any variations that you may require.

Contact us - paula@toursofexcellence.com  

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