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 Pitmedden Garden and an interesting factory & farm tour of the famous Marshall Trailers; this is a short break not to be missed.
The 4 star Mercure Ardoe House is just 3 miles outside the city centre. All bedrooms offer en suite facilities with TV, telephone and tea making facilities. 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 entry to Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life.
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 Marshall family, before we take a tour of the family farm, with their breeding herd of Aberdeen Angus, Limousin, Simmental and Charolais. There will be time to visit the farm shop, and perhaps enjoy tea in the on-site café.
We depart for home after breakfast, arriving into our local area late afternoon.
4 night's dinner, bed & breakfast plus 1 lunch, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Services of a local guide (Tuesday am), Excursions including entry to Pitmedden Garden & Museum and Marshall Factory Tour and Farm Visit.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £112.00