It's an historic Edinburgh landmark and an official royal residence, so if you're heading to the city why not enjoy this experience double header coupling a visit to the famous Palace of Holyroodhouse with a Vintage afternoon tea for two served aboard a vibrant bistro bus! Serving as the home of Kings and Queens since the 16th century, the Palace of Holyroodhouse still stands to this day as an official royal residence of Queen Elizabeth II. The informative audio guide will take you through Mary, Queen of Scots Historic Apartments as well as the State Apartments, furnished with fine works from the Royal Collection. With Holyrood Abbey, royal gardens and the Great Gallery to explore too, you'll be amazed to see where The Queen calls home! Along with your self-guided Palace of Holyroodhouse tour you'll also have a 90 minute bus ride around the city coupled with a delicious roving afternoon tea with a glass of Prosecco to add some fizzy fun. Get inside a royal residence then get up close to the city on a whistle-stop tour ' it's a great way to discover Scotland's capital!
Need to Know
On arrival at the Palace of Holyroodhouse you'll exchange your voucher for tickets to gain entry to the Palace itself including 14 state rooms, Holyrood Abbey and the royal gardens. At 12.00 or 15.00 (depending on the time you've booked) you'll board your Vintage Red Bistro Bus ahead of a 90 minute tour of the city, setting off from Waterloo Place. During your tour you'll also be served a delicious afternoon tea, replete with sandwiches, scones, pastries, a glass of Prosecco and your choice of tea, coffee or other hot drink.