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Visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse and Vintage Bus Sparkling Afternoon Tea Tour for TwoCode: PHLHHT 6 month validity Scotland - Edinburgh 2 people
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Visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse and Vintage Bus Sparkling Afternoon Tea Tour for Two
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Combine a unique afternoon tea experience with a visit to an historic Edinburgh landmark with this exploration-filled Visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Vintage Bus Sparkling Afternoon Tea Tour for Two.
One of the Royal Residences of Her Majesty The Queen when she’s taking a visit to Scotland, Holyroodhouse has stood since the 16th century at one end of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile (Edinburgh Castle occupies the other) keeping an eye on the state of the city. You’ll have access to all 14 rooms open to the public, including the Historic and State Apartments, as well as the Great Gallery, Holyrood Abbey ruins and the remarkable Royal Gardens.
Once you’ve discovered everything at Holyrood Palace, you’ll be able to get up close on a 90 minute bus tour of some of the best Edinburgh highlights while enjoying a quintessential British treat of afternoon tea. Finger sandwiches, scones, pastries and a glass of Prosecco come together with hot tea or coffee to make this a tour you won’t forget any time soon.
- Entry for two to the iconic Palace of Holyroodhouse
- Explore the 14 historic State Apartments, items from the Royal collection and Holyrood Abbey ruins
- Board a Vintage Red Bistro Bus for a 90 minute tour of the city for two
- Couple your sightseeing with an on-board afternoon tea served with a glass of Prosecco each
- Personalised voucher and message card
- Cancellation indemnity
What happens on the day?
On arrival at Holyrood Palace 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.
Need to Know - The Essential Bits
- Minimum age: 6 (Under 18s must be accompanied by a paying adult)
- The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary
Vouchers are valid for six months from the date of issue.
Palace of Holyroodhouse:
Monday to Saturday throughout the year excluding 14 April, 16 to 27 May, 27 June to 8 July, 25 and 26 December .
Palace of Holyroodhouse is open from 09.30 until 18.00 (last entry 16.30) in summer (1 April - 30 September) and until 16.30 (last entry at 15.15) in winter (1 October - 31 March).
Vintage afternoon Tea bus:
Tuesday to Saturday (closed Sunday) 12.00 and 15.00 (Excludes the Christmas and New Year period). Patrons are requested to arrive 5 to 10 minutes before departure from Stance ZF at Waterloo Place. Unfortunately they cannot wait for late comers.
We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability.
Please allow 2 to 3 hours for your visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, 1 hour 30 minutes for the Vintage Bus Sparkling Afternoon Tea Tour plus 15 minutes to walk between the two. Please ensure you allow plenty of time for travelling between the different parts of your experience.
What about insurance?
The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.
A cancellation indemnity, subject to terms, is included with every voucher.
How it works
All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.
Packaging and Delivery
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Your voucher is valid for 6 months from the date of issue
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