Tourwise of London, a division of Cosmos Tours Ltd is this year’s Scotland’s Heritage Tour Operator winner.
Scotland’s Heritage, the partnership of 26 key Scottish tourism businesses representing over 800 of Scotland’s finest visitor attractions were delighted to announce their 2019 tour operator winner at VisitScotland Expo in Glasgow this month.
These prestigious awards were first launched by Scotland’s Heritage at VisitScotland Expo 2013 to recognise the considerable importance the travel trade plays in Scotland’s Heritage partner businesses including worldwide promotion and providing the vital forward bookings that are vital to this sector.
Group spokesperson Liz Young, National Trust for Scotland, said
This award was created by the Scotland’s Heritage Partnership to recognise tour operators for their
considerable dedication and hard work promoting their Scottish Tours and including a wide variety of heritage
attractions We are delighted to award Tourwise, whose commitment to Scotland within their consistently
successful tour programme over many years has been a great boon to our sector
Tristram Yarde-Leavett, Managing Director, Tourwise of London said
Everyone at Tourwise of London is very honoured to have been awarded this accolade. We are proud to work
for Globus/Cosmos, and very grateful to our many friends and partners in Scotland’s Heritage with whom we
have always had a fantastic relationship. We look forward to growing our business to Scotland in 2019 and
Scotland’s Heritage partnership stretches from Dumfries and Galloway to Shetland and they work together to
showcase the very best of Scotland’s Heritage attractions to the travel trade. All partners exhibited
together in a 30 stand aisle at VisitScotland Expo in Glasgow, SECC 10 & 11 April.
ENDS / April2019
Scotland’s Heritage comprises 26 key tourism partners and collectively represents over 800 of Scotland’s top visitor attractions. For all partner details go to www.scotlandsheritage.org.uk .
Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum of the Isles
Big Houses in the Scottish Borders
Black Watch Castle and Museum
Deanston Distillery and Visitor Centre
Diageo -Discovering Distilleries
Discovery Point and RRS Discovery, Dundee
Historic Environment Scotland(HES)
Historic Houses (HH)
Highland Folk Museum
Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitor Centre
National Museums Scotland
National Trust for Scotland (NTS)
New Lanark World Heritage Site
Royal Collection Trust
The Castle and Gardens of Mey
The Royal Edinburgh Ticket
The Real Mary King’s Close
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
The Royal Yacht Britannia
The Scotch Whisky Experience
For further information and more images:
Contact: Liz Young, Mobile: 07967 341703 firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow Scotland’s Heritage Partnership on Twitter @ScHeritage
VisitScotland Expo is VisitScotland’s major annual business to business travel trade workshop held in 2019– 10 & 11 April, Glasgow. More information www.visitscotlandexpo.com