OAK BROOK, Ill. -- Abercrombie & Kent, based here, released its
1999 Royal Scotsman brochure, featuring a range of itinerary
options beginning in April.
The Royal Scotsman is a luxury train with an Edwardian-era
ambience. The train accommodates 36 passengers and has two dining
cars and one observation car. Its four-night Scotland tour, priced
at $4,150 per person, double or single, begins and ends in
Sightseeing along the way includes Ballindalloch Castle, the
Highland Wildlife Park and Eilean Donan, the castle used in the
The trip includes a visit to the Isle of Skye, where a cookery
demonstration is held in Kinloch Lodge. It also features a visit to
a whisky distillery.
The five-night Grand Tour is priced at $5,250 per person, double
or single. >Its itinerary follows the Scotland tour, with the
extra night spent traveling between Edinburgh and London.
Clients choose where to begin their trip. For example, the Grand
Tour North travels from London to Edinburgh and then picks up the
Scotland tour itinerary.
The Grand Tour South departs from Edinburgh, follows the
Scotland tour then continues to London. The price covers one cabin
with private facilities; all meals and beverages, including wine
and other alcoholic drinks; taxes, and scheduled sightseeing
For passengers who opt to add a hotel stay in either London or
Edinburgh, the A&K brochure recommends the Balmoral Hotel,
Edinburgh, or the Goring Hotel, London.
Abercrombie & Kent
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