Dumfries House - The artistic and poetic legacies of Southwest Scotland
An exploration of the Adam brothers legacy in southwest Scotland, concentrating on Dumfries House and Culzean Castle, and further visiting the renowned art collection at Drumlanrig Castle and enjoying a brief Burns encounter in the 250th anniversary year of his birth. This two-night trip is conveniently based in Ayr, once West Scotland‚Äôs foremost port. Ayr retains an interesting collection of buildings from the medieval period through to the late nineteenth century in addition to a fine shoreline with beautiful views across to the Isle of Arran.
Cost sharing a twin/double bedded room is £260pp, inclusive of 2 nights dinner, bed and breakfast at the Ramada Ayr, transfers and guided tours of Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries House, Burns Cottage and Museum and Culzean Castle, lunch and refreshments on 21 May and services of a Grosvenor Travel representative. Single room supplement £50. Upgrades to either an Executive or Family room £50. Extra nights on a bed and breakfast basis £48pppn in a twin, £69 in a single.
Art Fund members may bring a friend or partner who is not a member with them. Entry for Art Fund members is free to Dumfries House. Non-members £15 extra. National Trust or Scottish National Trust members have free entry to Culzean, holiday cost to be reduced by £8.
Cancellation insurance £7 per person, £16 aged 66 to 79, £24 aged 80 to 86. Conditions apply.