It becomes easy to forget all that the United Kingdom has to offer. Rolling hills, attractive period buildings, Abbeys and Cathedrals and the rugged coastlines. Whether you join us to experience the heavenly charms of the Scottish Highlands, the historic sights of the Isle of Man or the magical charm of a mystery tour. Join SwanTours and see what the UK has to offer.
RHS Rosemoor and SwanTours have come together to bring you this amazing Sapphire Tour visiting the RHS Flower Show Cardiff. Enjoy browsing a wide array of brilliant gardens at your leisure during the flower show and there’s time to explore the relaxed port-city of Cardiff, nestled on the south coast of Wales. The capital features a multitude of activities, including the beautiful Mermaid Quay and the Wales Millennium Centre, renowned for its fine-arts performances.
A seabound kingdom with many stories to tell, the Isle of Man’s history is said to have started from Ireland when Finn MacCool threw a chunk of land at Scotland. Whilst it must have been quite some throw, considering the island’s 33 mile length, the giant’s punt fell short, creating an idyllic retreat that truly has something for everyone. From bucket and spade beaches and sheltered bays to jagged cliffs, hills and a solitary mountain.
When his ship ‘The Greyhound’ took refuge in Inishowen from a violent storm, slave-trader John Newton believed God had delivered him to safety. Penning the hymn, Amazing Grace, Newton reformed and pushed for the abolition of slavery. It isn’t hard to believe a calm day in Ireland, a beautiful setting like this could change the course of a lifetime.
Scotland showcases beautiful sceneries, cities full of culture and tranquil lochs, mix in railways fit for royalty and loch cruises for a magnificent getaway to Scotland. Join us in a tour where we’ll travel from point to point visiting extraordinary places of interest: Seek dolphins in Aberdeen, follow royalty with visits to the Church of Crathie, Balmoral Castle and Estate and spend free time in cities and towns filled with culture.
Adrenaline fuelled adventures are sure to ensue as we get up close and personal with a wide array of exotic animals from all corners of the world. They'll be time to explore quaint market towns and enjoy river cruises, ensuring a pleasant trip for all.
Scotland is the perfect retreat for many due to its culture-rich towns and cities paired with rugged Scottish scenery. Discover what makes the Edinburgh Military Tattoo an international favourite, with people from across the world tuning in to witness the spectacular theatrics outside the magnificent Edinburgh Castle. We’ll also have ample time to experience the Falkirk Wheel and the Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway.
With more trees than you could shake a stick at, Scotland’s landscape represents one of Europe’s last remaining wildernesses. Whilst natural elements have sculpted the nations topography, heaving mountains towards clouds and sinking lochs into valley hollows, the rich variety of woodland owes a greater debt to man than might otherwise be recognised. Former Victorian plant-hunter David Douglas, known to some because of the, ‘Douglas Pine’.
RHS Rosemoor and SwanTours have come together to bring you this amazing Sapphire Tour visiting RHS Wisley Flower Show. RHS Wisley is one of the world’s greatest gardens and features as the perfect getaway from your busy day-to-day routines. Travels towards the tranquil county of Surrey ensue. Located on the outskirts of London, this magical county features culture, charm and finesse.
Winchester is the perfect hub for tourism and features the famous Winchester Cathedral, the ruins of Wolvesey Castle and the grand Highclere Castle aka 'Downton Abbey'. Join us on a tour that takes in visits to the busy city of Winchester, the port of Southampton and the Bombay Sapphire distillery.
Sit back, relax and enjoy this leisurely holiday and really get a feeling for Ireland. Let the history of Kilkenny, Dunbrody and Waterford really soak in and give you a real insight into what’s made these cities so beautiful. Meander through these cities as swiftly or as leisurely as you please. Let the blanket of warmth that Ireland emits really tuck you in each night and awaken each morning to beauty, elegance and luxury.
Amidst an abundance of mountains and dense forestry lies an array of beautiful Welsh towns and ports just waiting to be discovered and explored. Scale the tallest mountain in Wales by railway, enjoy excursions through Beddgelert and Porthmadog and relax perusing Plas Newydd House and Gardens.
Imagine having two Christmas seasons in one year, sounds perfect right? Join us on an adventure to peaceful Cornwall and have a Christmas holiday, before Christmas. This year, indulge in two Christmas Eves, Christmas Days, Boxing Days and New Years Eves.