Trip to the Shetland Isles-Sold Out-Waiting List Available

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Trip to the Shetland Isles-Sold Out-Waiting List Available

1,595.00

The trips are now sold out.  If you are interested in being on the waiting list please e-mail us at woolencollectibles@gmail.com

Day 1

Arrive in Lerwick Shetland by ferry.

Day one: Arrival

Starting our Fair Isle adventure with a walking tour of Lerwick and environs. Coffee and tea.

Evening meal: Lerwick

Day 2

We will explore The South Mainland

In morning we will drive to Levenwick and visit Laurence Odie Knitwear,

Neila Nell designer and Hoswick Visitor Centre. 

Will have a  picnic  lunch at St Ninian’s Isle

And spend the afternoon at Sumburgh Head, lighthouse and bird cliffs.

Day 3

We will explore the Westside of the Isle

In the morning we will Drive to Jamieson’s Spinning Mill in Sandness, see where our beloved "Spindrift" is created.  Stopping along the way to look at peat cutting and views.

 On the way back, we will have a picnic overlooking one of the bays.

We will spend the afternoon at the  Shetland Museum. 

Day 4 North Isles

We will head northwards to Yell.

 Beach walks and scenic views.

Lunch: GlobalYell studio.

Will spend the afternoon visit Unst. Lunch at Final Checkout.

Will Ferry back to Mainland in the evening.

 

 

 

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Day 1

Arrive in Lerwick Shetland by ferry.

Day one: Arrival

Starting our Fair Isle adventure with a walking tour of Lerwick and environs. Coffee and tea.

Evening meal: Lerwick

Day 2

We will explore The South Mainland

In morning we will drive to Levenwick and visit Laurence Odie Knitwear,

Neila Nell designer and Hoswick Visitor Centre. 

Will have a  picnic  lunch at St Ninian’s Isle

And spend the afternoon at Sumburgh Head, lighthouse and bird cliffs.

Day 3

We will explore the Westside of the Isle

In the morning we will Drive to Jamieson’s Spinning Mill in Sandness, see where our beloved "Spindrift" is created.  Stopping along the way to look at peat cutting and views.

 On the way back, we will have a picnic overlooking one of the bays.

We will spend the afternoon at the  Shetland Museum. 

Day 4 North Isles

We will head northwards to Yell.

 Beach walks and scenic views.

Lunch: GlobalYell studio.

Will spend the afternoon visit Unst. Lunch at Final Checkout.

Will Ferry back to Mainland in the evening.

Day five: North Mainland

Morning: Eshaness via Gunnister, Tangwick Haa. Coffee and tea.

Lunch: St Magnus Bay Hotel

Afternoon: Scalloway and Burra.

Evening meal at Scalloway Hotel

Accommodation in Lerwick

Day six: Leaving

Morning: Transfers to ferry

Shetland Knitting Tour

DATES

•   2017: October 16-20th---- Fully Booked

•   2017: October 23-27

Get on the waiting list call 406-756-8746

TO REGISTER: To register, contact us (406-756-8746).  $500 per person non-refundable deposit due upon registration.  Payment in fully due by June 1st 2017

 

LOCATION: Shetland Isle

 

THE EXPERIENCE: Visit Laurence Odie Knitwear, Neila Nell designer, and Hoswick Visitor Center. Drive to Jamieson’s Spinning Mill in Sandness, Shetland Museum. Visit Unst.and more.

LODGING: B&B lodging included in event price

PRICING: $1595.00— includes lodging, meals, knitting classes, local transportation and site admissions.

TRAVEL: You make your own flight arrangements; fly to Aberdeen Scotland, as well as arrangements for Ferry to the Isle. We’ll arrange pickup at the Ferry. For the first trip, you will have to make arrangements to sail on the evening of the 15th of October.  For the second trip, you will have to make arrangements to sail on the evening of the 22nd. We will pick you up at the landing point of the Ferry.

Responsibility/Disclaimer Statement

Woolen Collectibles advises that all participants protect their trip investment by purchasing an accredited travel insurance protection plan that will cover trip interruption and trip cancellation.

Woolen Collectibles is not responsible for any baggage or personal effects of any individual participating in the trips arranged by Woolen Collectibles. Individual travelers are responsible for purchasing a travel insurance policy that will cover some of the expenses associated with the loss of luggage or personal effects.

Woolen Collectibles encourages participants to ensure they have adequate medical insurance for the period of travel, and if outside the US, that participants purchase insurance to cover a medical incident in an international setting, including medical evacuation. Woolen Collectibles is not responsible for procuring or providing medical care and in no way responsible for the cost of such care and associated expenses such as medications or medical supplies.

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • The $500 per person non-refundable deposit is just that: non-refundable.
  • All cancellations must be in writing. Email is acceptable.
  • We strongly urge participants to purchase travel insurance to cover airfare and event expense in the event of cancellation. Shop through AAA, your travel agent or online sources such as Travelex.