Answer the haunting call of bagpipes with Sunwing’s affordable vacations that won’t get your kilt in a twist. Although it shares a border with neighbouring England, Scotland is known for its distinctive heritage and culture, its traditional Gaelic language, and its welcoming Scottish charm. One of the most beautiful destinations in the world, Scotland is rich in history, culture, and endless natural beauty.
Explore cosmopolitan cities in the lowlands such as Glasgow and Edinburgh and discover historic buildings, outstanding museums and galleries, and an excellent collection of dining options. Shopping enthusiasts can enjoy a wide selection of shops and boutiques selling the latest fashions and cutting edge designs, to typical Scottish treasures such as Aran sweaters, wool clothing and accessories, fine Harris Tweed goods, traditional Scottish kilts and clan tartans, and delectable Scottish shortbread biscuits and teas.
Ramble through the majestic and rugged highlands and awe at the breathtaking natural splendour. Capture the beauty of bluebells that carpet lush forests in the spring, and the wild heather that blankets the moors and glens with its vibrant pink and purple hues in the summer. Revel in the glorious scent of fresh mountain thyme and awaken to the glorious sensory feast that is Scotland. Let the glistening waterfalls that sheet the rugged mountain faces enchant you, while delighting in the charming scenes of countryside sheep and cattle farms that span as far as the eye can see. Whether you are looking for an exciting outdoor adventure filled with mountain treks, river rafting, or gentle country strolls, Scotland’s beautiful landscapes will surprise you.
Travel back in time with a visit to some of Scotland’s many historic sites. From grand castles, ancient ruins, and famous monuments, Scotland has something of interest for every history buff. Enjoy boat rides on one of Scotland’s many lochs and try to spot the legendary Loch Ness Monster, fondly known as Nessie.
Lovers of golf will revel in a wide selection of award winning courses in the “Home of Golf”. Enjoy a round or two at some of the most challenging and most beautiful courses in the world.
For a traditional meal, be sure to enjoy some delicious haggis with your morning breakfast. Cap off a fun filled day and evening with a warming glass of fine single malt Scotch, Scotland’s official drink, and feel your worries just melt away.
With so much to offer, including an array of vacation highlights, Scotland truly has something for everyone.