Experience Scotland from an ultra luxury train that is complete with a bar, a spa carriage and of course plenty of whiskey tastingss


Want to drink your way through the Scottish Highlands? Well, giving you a chance to do just that is the Belmond Royal Scotsman – a luxury whisky train ride that promises connoisseurs luxury, adventure, and incredible fine-dining. Yes, that’s right!

Raven dining car

Launched in 1985, the Royal Scotsman ‘cruise train’ combines 5-Star hotel amenities with a lavish travel experience. It is U.K.’s first spa carriage on a train and features luxury en- suite cabins with plush beds and picturesque views. But that’s not all!

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Guests onboard the Royal Scotsman ride can enjoy single malt Scotch or their beverage of choice on the house. They can expect to start the morning off with a full Scottish breakfast, prepare for excursions with a three-course lunch, and call it a day with a four-course dinner featuring cheeseboard, coffee, tea, and petit fours.

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Spa car

The experience also includes 24-hour steward service, traditional entertainment, and guided tours of historical gardens and estates. Fares start at approximately $7,500 for a four-night round-trip excursion from Edinburgh Waverly departing July 21 with another starting on August 23 that costs around $9,800 per person. Fancy a high ride through Scotland?

[Via: Thrillist]

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