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Pre-Programme Edinburgh & Glasgow

Add an extra night and get to know to the proud city of Edinburgh, uniting history and beauty. See the architectural gems with the magnificent 12th-century cathedral and revolutionary Art Nouveau buildings in Glasgow

  • Extend your holiday in Scotland with Hurtigruten
  • Stay overnight in a historic and chic hotel
  • Visit Edinburgh Castle, home of Scottish kings and queens for centuries
  • See the highlights of Glasgow during a panoramic city tour
  • Season

    Available all year

  • Duration

    2 days

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking code


  • From

    569 €

Itinerary for your Pre-Programme:

Day 1: Arrival Edinburgh

Overnight at a centrally located hotel in Edinburgh. 

Day 2:  Edinburgh/Glasgow, embarkation

After breakfast, depart your hotel and enjoy a panoramic drive of the beautiful city, driving through the Old Town, and pass Holyrood House, the official Scottish residence of the Queen.

Visit Edinburgh Castle, home of Scottish kings and queens for centuries, perched on its rocky site 445 feet above the city.

Following your visit to Edinburgh castle enjoy a typical Scottish lunch before departing to Glasgow.

Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and boasts a fine heritage of industry, trade and culture - from shipbuilding to tobacco barons and the galleries and institutes they founded and funded. Enjoy a panoramic drive before continuing to Kelvingrove for a visit to this very famous Art Gallery & Museum.

From here, you will re board your coach to transfer to Greenock, where the ship will be waiting for y you.

Please note that the order of visited sites may vary.

Practical information 


The price includes one hotel night in Edinburgh, incl. breakfast, transfer from Edinburgh to Glasgow, including panoramic drive of Edinburgh and Glasgow, inside visit Edinburgh Castle and Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, English-speaking guide during excursion, typical Scottish lunch in a Pub or in a restaurant.

Not included: Gratuities and dinner.


  • This tour starts one day before embarkation in Glasgow.  
  • The excursion involves some walking over cobblestone and stairs. Guests with limited mobility are on request.
  • If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip up until six weeks before departure.