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Rosslyn Chapel and Hadrian's Wall Small Group Day Tour from Edinburgh

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Overview
Join this small group tour (maximum 16 passengers) and travel to the amazing and mysterious 15th century Rosslyn Chapel, across the historic Scotland/England border and south to Hadrian’s Wall, a World Heritage Site celebrating the power – and northern limit – of the Roman Empire. Other highlights on this tour include the mighty Abbeys of Melrose and Jedburgh as you journey at a relaxed pace through the beautiful Borderlands.
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You'll start at
Waterloo Place
Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh, UKThis tour departs from Bus Stand ZE, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3BQ. Please arrive no later than 08.45
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  • 1
    Rosslyn Chapel
    Stop: 75 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Melrose Abbey
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Carter Bar
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Jedburgh Abbey
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Guarantee a spot on a Rosslyn Chapel and Hadrian’s Wall tour
  • Discover little-known legends about the Rosslyn Chapel
  • Stay comfortable on the drive in a climate-controlled Mercedes minivan 
  • Save the stress of planning rides with included round-trip transport
What to Expect
This Rosslyn Chapel and Hadrian’s Wall tour starts with pickup from central Edinburgh. Once you board your minivan, get ready for the ride over to Rosslyn Chapel. At the chapel, take in the stunning architecture as your guide tells you about the chapel’s history and secrets. The Rosslyn Chapel was a filming location for The Da Vinci Code, and many people flock from all over the world to see it. Afterward, it’s on to the town of Melrose. Here you can enjoy lunch (own expense) before continuing your journey to Hadrian’s Wall. Stop at Housesteads Fort in Northumberland National Park, and take a short hike along the main wall. On your way back to Edinburgh, make a stop at the Jedburgh Abbey to snap some photos. Your tour ends with a drop-off back in Edinburgh.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Waterloo Place, Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh, UK
Departure Time
8:45 AM
Duration
10h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Small group tour - maximum 16 passengers
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned Mercedes mini-coach
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Attraction Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Rosslyn Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Melrose Abbey
  • Entry/Admission - Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Small group tour - maximum 16 passengers
  • Minimum age is 5 years old
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions (unless it is unsafe to do so), please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please inform us 7 days in advance if you are bringing a service animal
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We very much enjoyed the tour, the history of Rosslyn Chapel was interesting, Melrose abbey was beautiful, and seeing hadrian's wall felt like touching history. However, the highlight was our tour guide Iain. Iain is a comedian, an impressionist, and a master storyteller. He is
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Great Trip! Super guide with lots of info. Long drive but best part of the wall for sure. Very impressive!
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We had a wonderful time on this tour. Our guide was very thoughtful and provided a few extra tidbits on some stops when we had extra time. For example, he took us back to the Rosslyn Castle ruins which was unexpected and beautiful. We especially enjoyed the wall and even were
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We had a great time with our small group and were entertained by Gregor and his commentary and music. Very memorable experience and a highlight of our trip to Scotland.
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Response from WeeRedBus, Guest Relations Manager at Rosslyn Chapel and Hadrian's Wall Small Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
Responded 1 week ago
Hello Team Blair Bloomer, Thank you for joining us recently on the Wee Red Bus to visit Rosslyn Chapel, the Borders and Hadrian's Wall. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your day so much with Gregor as your guide - he will be really pleased to read your lovely comments. Kind regards Helen and the HOST team
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I had a very interesting and exiting tour with this company! Our guide Graham had a nice way of telling stories, which brought history to life. Thanks to his explanations I finally understood the history of British monarchy, which is basically connected to all the sights you see
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Response from WeeRedBus, Guest Relations Manager at Rosslyn Chapel and Hadrian's Wall Small Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello Maria, Thank you for joining us recently on the Wee Red Bus to visit Rosslyn Chapel, the Borders and Hadrian's Wall. Graham will be delighted to read your lovely comments. Kind regards Helen and the HOST team
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  • Duration: 10h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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