Aberdeen City and Shire is adored by the Royal Family, and is a region with a maritime heritage. Our accommodation is a 19th century mansion house set in 30 acres of countryside. We visit Peterhead and the towns Prison Museum and an interesting factory & farm tour of the famous Marshall Trailers.
The 4 star Mercure Ardoe House is just 3 miles outside the city centre. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities and Wi-Fi. There is a restaurant and lounge bar, spa, indoor heated pool & fitness room. There is a lift.
We travel to the outskirts of Aberdeen for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Mercure Ardoe House Hotel.
We enjoy coastal views as we travel to Peterhead. Later we include a fascinating visit to Peterhead Prison Museum.
We enjoy a guided tour of Aberdeen, followed by free time to explore the 'Granite City'.
We visit Marshall Trailers factory for a tour, where a range of trailers, slurry tankers, feed barriers and muck spreaders are manufactured. An included lunch at the nearby golf club, owned by the family, before we take a tour of the family farm, with their breeding herd of Aberdeen Angus, Limousin, Simmental and Charolais, before time to visit the farm shop, and perhaps enjoy tea in the on-site cafe.
We depart for home, arriving into our local area late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast plus 1 lunch, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Services of a local guide (Wednesday am), Excursions - including entry to Peterhead Prison Museum and Marshall Factory Tour and Farm Visit.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £112.00