2016 Baden-Powell Council
Blair Atholl Contingent Touring Itinerary

Date Morning Afternoon Evening Overnight
Monday July 11th Bus from Cortland to Toronto
Meeting time to be determined

Air Canada Flight - Toronto to London
Leave at 6:30PM?

Tuesday July 12th
London

Arrive at Heathrow Airport at 06:45

Heathrow Express to Paddington 
Circle Line to St James Park

Walk up The Mall 

to Trafalgar Square

then down Whitechapel to Cabinet War Rooms - opens at 9:30



11:00 Changing of the Guard at Horse Guard Parade

Walk around London - Covent Garden (lunch)

 Picadilly Circus

Walk along The Embankment 

to Westminster Bridge

Ride the London Eye at 16:30

Walk to Southwark

19:30 Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
We'll be "Groundlings" for a performance of The Scottish Play (Macbeth)

South London Scout Centre
Ismay Building
Wednesday July 13th
London

Tower of London

Ride the DLR to Island Garden

Walk through the Greenwich Foot Tunnel under the Thames to Greenwich

Greenwich Royal Observatory

Ride the Riverboat to Bankside Pier

Cross the Millennium Bridge

Evensong at St. Paul's Cathedral at 17:00

Train to York
Leave Kings Cross at 19:18
Arrive York 21:17
Lord Mayor's Own Scout Group, York
Thursday July 14th
York

Jorvik Viking Centre 
(if it's reopened after flood)
The Shambles

13:00 Tour of York Minster

14:30 National Railway Museum

Train to Edinburgh
Leave York 19:04
Arrive Edinburgh Waverly 21:18
Pick up rental vehicles at airport.

Drive to Stirling

7th Beechwood Scout Group, Stirling
Friday, July 15th
Great Glen and West

Urquhart Castle on Loch Ness

14:30 ride the Jacobite Steam Train from Fort William to Mallaig

Dinner in Mallaig, ride the train back. Arrive back in Fort William at 20:30

Bishopton Scout Hall, Glasgow
Saturday, July 16th
Western Scotland

Loch Lomond Highland Games

Hike the Ayrshire Coastal Path  
from Skelmorlie to Largs (~9 miles)

  Bishopton again
Sunday, July 17th
Glasgow

Ride the train in from Bishopton, then walk to Glasgow Science Centre

Walk to Kelvingrove Museum

Take the Subway to Buchanan Street

  Edinburgh - to be arranged by Jamborette
Monday, July 18th
Edinburgh

Drop off the vehicles, then ride the tram to 
Edinburgh Castle


National War Museum

Camera Obscura

Royal Mile

Museum of Scotland

Ghost Walk

Mercat Tours'
Evening of Ghosts & Ghouls


South Bridge Vaults by candlelight...

 

Edinburgh - to be arranged by Jamborette
Tuesday July 19th-
Thursday, July 28th

Blair Atholl International Patrol Jamborette

Friday, July 29th -
Tuesday, August 2nd
Home Visitation for Scouts, R&R for leaders
Meet back in Edinburgh on Tuesday evening
Wednesday, August 3rd  Fly home: Air Canada - Edinburgh - Toronto - leave 08:10?, arrive 11:50
Bus back to Cortland

Last Updated 3/10/2016