|The train departs Edinburgh in the early afternoon making its way south along the dramatic east coast.
Take time to settle into your cabin, and enjoy inspiring views of the wild NOrth Sea.
At Alnmouth you'll disembark to tour the extensive grounds of Howick Hall Gardens, the impressive variety of rare flora are a horticulturalist's delight.
Return to the train for a sumptuous informal dinner as we journey on to the seaside town of Scarborough.
|Unwind this mornign with a leisurely breakfast on board as belmon Royal Scotsman travels along the Settle to Carilisle Railway.
Look out as we cross the iconic arches of the Ribblehead Viaduct, the perfect time to head to the observation veranda!
An early lunch is served beofre you disembark in Hexham to visit nearby Chipchase Castle and Gardens.
Explore the grounds and architecture of this imposing Jacobean Mansion, and revel in splendid views across the River Tyne.
Dinner this evening is informal, followed by live music in the Observation Car as we head west to stable at Ravenglass.
|Today's adventure takes you Derwentwater, a spectacula expanse of water netled in the heart of the Lake District.
Spend the mornign exploring the charms of this cherished location - an inspiration for beatrix Potter's 'the Tale of Peter Rabbit'.
Lunch is served at the home of Lord and Lady Inglewood, followed by a private tour of their historic estate, Hutton-in-the-Forest.
Return to the train to indulge in an informal dinner as we travel nothwards to stable for the night.
|4日目 DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY|
|Continue north this morning, back over the Scottish border to Dumfries & Galloway.
Disembark the train to tour the Garden of Cosmic Speculation, based at the home of landscape architect and postmodern theorist Charles Jencks.
This afternoon brings a visit to Dumfries House to marvel at the remarkable resoration profect led by HRH Prince of Waltes.
Return to the train for your final dinner, a formal affair and indulgent delight!
Then make your way to the Observation Car for a farewell nightcap.
|Enjoy a leisurely breakfast as the train makes its way back to Edinburgh.|