The Essence of Scotland Long Weekend

“For my own part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake”
Robert Louis Stevenson



"Wherever I wander, wherever I rove"

Robert Burns

Scotland is a country that forever, you’ll love. Scotland has so much to offer. It is rich in history, beauty, culture and as we so passionately portray, craft. The Essence of Scotland Tour will show you all aspects of Scotland whilst displaying why our countries craftsmen are so important through an authentic and vivid crafting experience.


Hands on craft
with a Stone Carver

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Explore the passion of a traditional Stone Carver. Admire their methods to transform raw materials and chisel them into ornate beautiful pieces of work. Discover the valuable age of stone and appreciate the honour and patience required for working with stone material that is half a billion years old.

Experience the intricate nature of a Heraldry Artist

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A family crest is something to behold. A wonderful work of art with exquisite attention to detail. Scotland’s culture and history often involves Scottish clan tartans but there is a deep connection linked to heraldry. As you meet with a talented heraldry artist, you will understand the passion for the meanings behind the design and the traditional skills involved.



Roam wild in the Scottish Highlands on off-road routes

Contemplate a Land Rover off road safari. Experience spectacular scenery and see native wildlife. Encounter the Scottish Highlands from the mountain side, a great opportunity for some fun.

Enjoy the beauty
of Scotland

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Enjoy the wondrous sights of Scotland and it’s beautiful landscape, culture and traditions. Experience the connection between the people and Scotland’s history.

Uncover hidden gems
of Edinburgh

A professional photographer will give you the opportunity to improve your skills and enable you to take great photos on a photography tour of Edinburgh.

Forge beauty
with a Blacksmith

Explore the passion of a local Blacksmith as he forges items from fire tools to public sculptures. Enjoy this highly creative, technical and physical labour. Admire the process, to start with something plain and linear to produce something completely organic.


Please zoom in to to view the route for this tour in more detail and click on the daily highlights.


Edinburgh & Borders


Perth & Perthshire

Glasgow & Stirling

Duration: 4 DAYS


Not Included

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Dear Customer,

At The White Rose Guild safety is paramount for both our staff and visitors. 

For this reason we have made all necessary adjustments to ensure we comply fully with Government advice in relation to Covid-19.

This ensures we meet strict guidelines for safety and hygiene, meaning our business practises are safe and we are ready to welcome visitors once again.