The Fabric Road Long Weekend
“For my own part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake”
Robert Louis Stevenson
THE FABRIC ROAD
SCOTTISH TOUR - 4 DAYS
“If it wisnae for the weavers, what would you do?
You widnae hae a cloth that’s made of wool”
The Work of the Weavers (David Shaw)
The Fabric Road tour explores Scotland through both the sensational sights and wise words of the craftsmen and women who hand-craft the cloths and materials that portray our great countries culture. The Fabric Road covers tartan, tweed and heraldry, as well as offering the essentials such as legendary castles, whisky and Scottish gin.
Weave into Scottish traditions with a Tartan Historian
Have you always wanted to explore your clan tartan? Would you like to know more about traditional Scottish tartans? During your Fabric Road tour of Scotland with The White Rose Guild, you will meet with a tartan historian and expert who will help to guide you through the history and fascinating differences between the famous Scottish cloth.
Discover the tradition of kilt making in Scotland
Be encapsulated by a variety of flying and handling of Scottish birds of prey. Enjoy an introduction to falconry and discover the history and power of these birds up close and personal.
Fly or Cruise
on Loch Lomond
Step back in time and explore
ancient castles and whisky
Ancient castles await, no castle is the same and some will leave the past running through your veins. Step back in wonder and take in their grandeur and incredible history. Learn how the national spirit is produced and enjoy a wee dram crafted on the very land you stand whilst on a Scottish whisky tour.
THE FABRIC ROAD 4 DAY ITINERARY
Please zoom in to to view the route for this tour in more detail and click on the daily highlights.