Scottish Golf Tour

Travel on the Belmond Royal Scotsman and experience the most unique golf holiday Scotland has to offer. Tee off at some of the world’s best courses, including Castle Stuart Golf Links.



Day 1

Departing Edinburgh in the early afternoon, journey west past Stirling and Gleneagles resort to the ‘Fair City’ of Perth.

Enjoy afternoon tea as you travel on the Highland line to Druimuachdar.

Dinner is served on the move as you journey north, passing Kingussie and Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park and Inverness, before arriving in Tain for the night.

Day 2

After breakfast golfers disembark to play at Royal Dornoch Golf Club followed by a late lunch in the Clubhouse.

Non-golfers can enjoy a day at Rothiemurchus Estate in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park.

All guests rejoin the train in Boat of Garten for an informal dinner and the evening journey towards Kyle of Lochalsh. Retire to the Observation Carriage after dinner for an after-dinner drink and entertainment by local musicians.

Day 3

Depart early from Kyle as the train retraces its route to Inverness.

Golfers disembark to play the new Castle Stuart Golf Links, host venue for the Scottish Open 2011-2013, with panoramic views across the Moray Firth.

In the afternoon, all guests return to the train in Keith, dinner on board followed by entertainment in the Observation car.

Non-golfers alight in Elgin for a visit to Johnston’s Cashmere Centre, followed by a scenic drive to Ballindalloch Castle.

Day 4

Breakfast is served as the train travels south-east to Aberdeen.

Disembark in Keith to play at Kingsbarns Golf Links.

Non-golfers disembark in Dundee for a tour of St Andrews.

All guests rejoin the train in Aberdeen before travelling south, through Montrose and Arbroath, to Dundee for overnight stabling.

Retire to the Observation Car after dinner for the evening’s entertainment.

Day 5

Depart Dundee in the morning and travel south through the Kingdom of Fife, crossing the Firth of Forth by the Forth Railway Bridge, one of the greatest achievements of the Victorian Age.

Arrive in Edinburgh mid-morning, where your journey ends.


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Please note:

  • Golf includes lunch with house wine at the golf clubs. Additional beverages are at guests own expense.
  • Green fees and electric cart hire is included in the journey rate.
  • Golf club hire and caddy fees are an additional cost, payable locally.
  • All timings and itineraries shown on this website are for your guidance only. Confirmed timings will be supplied with your travel documents. Please ensure you bring your travel documents on the day of your journey.

Our Best Available rate is subject to availability at time of booking, it is not applicable for parties of 12 or more. Please contact for group pricing.


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