Discover the Picts - Warriors, Monks and Artists

7 days

From $2,760

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The Picts were long considered to be a mysterious lost people from a very dark age, to the extent that entirely erroneous origin myths were created for them in recent centuries. This tour will explore how, even though they left behind no surviving documents, the Picts helped lay the foundation of modern Scotland. Get insights into the most recent developments in Pictish archaeology, which will revolutionize our understanding of the Picts and their kingdoms.

Tour highlights:

  • View the important Pictish collection in the National Museum of Scotland
  • Explore masterpieces of Pictish carving, such as the St. Andrews Sarcophagus
  • Visit a chief royal fort of the northern Picts on the Moray Firth at Burghead
  • See most of the finest monumental Christian sculpture produced by the Picts

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Today's Price

Benefit from this limited time offer:

  • Pay a low deposit of $0, was $750.

Single supplement: $535

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We are proud of our team of expert guide lecturers. Whenever you travel, your guide lecturer will be on hand to answer questions, tell stories and deliver insights to make your trip truly remarkable.

Peter Yeoman

Guide Lecturer

Peter Yeoman has worked as an archaeologist throughout the UK for more than 40 years, directing and publishing major excavations, while also writing a number of books. He studied Archaeology and History of Art at the University of Leicester.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single Supp. Availability
September 6 2020 APIC200906 September 6 2020 (Sunday) September 12 2020 (Saturday) Peter Yeoman $2,760
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$535 Call for availability
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