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The town centre radiates around the ornately carved Cross Well, which dates from the 19th century. Despite some ugly modern buildings and occasional traffic congestion, it retains a certain charm, and the town makes an excellent day trip from Edinburgh.


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$53.08 Cultural & Theme Tours

Outlander Palaces and Jacobites Tour from Edinburgh

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Midhope Castle, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, ScotlandWe stop at Midhope, Outlander's Lallybroch, in Summer only (Apr-Sep)Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Blackness Castle, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandThe Headquarters of Black Jack RandallDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandWe stop in Linlithgow for lunch, giving customers the opportunity to visit the castle if they wishDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Callendar House, Falkirk, Falkirk District, ScotlandThe Kitchen is the Duke of Sandringham's homeDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Culross War Memorial, Culross, Fife, ScotlandClaire's Herb Garden and the Mercat Cross of Cranesmuir VillageDuration: 1 hourStop At: Hopetoun House, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, ScotlandDuke of Sandringham's Home - Summer only April-SepDuration: 1 hour

$437.87 Cultural & Theme Tours

Five Scottish castles tour from Private Tours Edinburgh

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandLinlithgow palace , tour of five ancient Scottish castles, phone 07305-294773Duration: 1 hourStop At: Doune Castle, Doune, Stirling, ScotlandDoune Castle , tour of five ancient Scottish castles, phone 07305-294773Duration: 1 hourStop At: Blackness Castle, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandBlackness Castle , tour of five ancient Scottish castles, phone 07305-294773Duration: 1 hourStop At: Aberdour Castle, Aberdour, Fife, ScotlandAberdour Castle , tour of five ancient Scottish castles, phone 07305-294773Duration: 1 hourStop At: Midhope Castle, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, ScotlandMidhope Castle is Lallybroch in Outlander , ancestral home of Jamie FraserDuration: 30 minutes

$59.71 Cultural & Theme Tours

1 Day Outlaw King Adventure Tour from Edinburgh

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandFirst we take a look at Linlithgow Palace; once home to Scotland’s monarchy and famed as the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots. When you see this epic ruin, you’ll understand why it was used as a filming location for Outlaw King and Outlander.Duration: 1 hourStop At: The Battle of Bannockburn Experience, Stirling, ScotlandChannel your inner warrior and prepare for battle at Bannockburn; forever remembered in history as the site where Robert the Bruce defeated King Edward’s army in 1314 and gained independence for Scotland. Doesn’t get more patriotic than that!Duration: 2 hoursStop At: National Wallace Monument, Stirling, ScotlandWe just can't get enough of Scottish heroes, so we charge up to the Wallace Monument to share tales of William Wallace’s rebellious antics and insane victory against the English army in 1297.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Dunfermline Abbey and Palace, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandWe pay homage to our Outlaw King and national hero, at his final resting place at Dunfermline Abbey.Duration: 1 hour

$464.40 Cultural & Theme Tours

The Outlander Experience - Private 1 day tour (1 - 8 People)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: George Square, Glasgow, ScotlandYour guide can pick you up from your accommodation in Glasgow or Edinburgh.• Doune Castle - Leaving your accommodation, we will soon be arriving at our first film location in the Outlander series, Doune castle that was the site for castle Leoch. This impressive 14th century building is heaped with history and is one of Scotlands most famous film locations. Free audio guides are also available to tell you how the castle was used in Outlander narrated by Sam Heughan.• Drummond Castle - We then take the short trip north to Drummond Castle, which was used for the gardens of Versailles in Outlander. Drummond Castle Gardens is one of Europe’s and Scotland’s most important and impressive formal gardens that date back to the 17th century.• Falkland - We will take the short drive up to Falkland, which was the site for the 1940’s Inverness scenes in season 1. Walk through this charming village and you will instantly recognise Mrs Baird’s guesthouse and Jamie’s fountain.• Midhope Castle - Midhope castle is an essential for every Outlander fan as it was the site for Jamie’s home Lallybroch. Walk around the courtyard and remember some of the most iconic scenes from Outlander.• Linlithgow Palace - We will then finish our day at Linlithgow Palace, which was the site for the Wentworth prison scenes. Linlithgow Palace was a royal pleasure palace where Mary Queen of Scots was born. Walk through one of the most spectacular ruins in Scotland and follow in the footsteps of royalty.• We will then drive you back to your accommodation.Duration: 9 hoursStop At: St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, ScotlandYour guide can pick you up from your accommodation in Edinburgh or Glasgow.Duration: 5 minutes

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The Mary Queen of Scots Experience - Private 1 day tour (1 - 8 People)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: George Square, Glasgow, ScotlandYour guide can pick you up from your accommodation in Glasgow.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, ScotlandYour guide can pick you up from your accommodation in Edinburgh.• Linlithgow Palace - We will leave your accommodation and visit Linlithgow Palace, which was the royal pleasure palace where Mary was born. Walk through one the most spectacular ruins in Scotland and follow the footsteps of royalty.• Stirling Castle - We then make way for Stirling castle where Mary was crowned Queen of Scotland when she was just 9 months old and was a frequent visitor during her adult reign. Following a major refurbishment project by Historic Scotland, visitors can now see the queen’s palace much as it may have looked like during the 1540’s, when the child Queen Mary was its most important resident.• Craigmillar castle - We will then travel towards Craigmillar Castle and admire the views of our nations’ capital Edinburgh from the castle ramparts. Craigmillar castle was a favourite retreat for the young Queen, although much more troublesome for her husband Lord Darnley who’s death was plotted here by her nobles.• Holyrood Palace - We will then finish the day at the beautiful Holyrood Palace. Explore Mary Queen of Scots’ historic apartments, the setting for many dramatic episodes in her short reign. The Palace is where Mary married her second husband Lord Darnley in the Palace Chapel, and witnessed the murder of her secretary, Rizzio, by her jealous husband in 1566.Duration: 9 hours

$796.12 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private day trip to Stirling

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Forth Road Bridge, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, ScotlandSee one of Scotlands 6 UNESCO world heratige sites and stop for photosDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Falkirk Wheel, Falkirk, Falkirk District, ScotlandAdmire a unique piece of Scottish engineering on the union canal and have a tea/coffeeDuration: 30 minutesStop At: The Kelpies, Falkirk, Falkirk District, ScotlandCheck out the worlds largest Equine (horse) statues and learn what a Kelpie is in ScotlandDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, ScotlandLinlithgow palace is a wonderful historic ruin, the Birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the largest fire place in Scotland (sadly no longer in use)Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Stirling Castle, Stirling, ScotlandOne of Scotlands 2 most important castles. Stirling Castle is fantastically preserved, has been home to many of Scotlands kings and queens and is a must do stop on your Scottish bucket list. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: National Wallace Monument, Stirling, ScotlandThe largest monument to any one man in all of Europe. Hear the stories of William Wallace ang get stunning views of Stirling.Duration: 1 hour

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