Edinburgh Castle and old Town, Glamis Castle and St Andrews


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. - Children must be accompanied by an adult

Friendly: No.
- Passengers must be able to get in and out of car

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent)

Shore Excursion from Edinburgh and South Queensferry

Once we pick you up we will head to St Andrews and visit the famous old and new courses and of course the swilken Bridge.

When we leave St Andrews we will travel over the Tay Bridge and and head to Bonnie Dundee and Glamis Castle.
Glamis castle has housed the Lyon family since the late 16th Century, the current buildings date back all the way to the 17th Century.

Glamis was the childhood home of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, who married King George the VI, and was later known as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, her second daughter the late Princess Margaret was born here.  Glamis Castle is my personal favourite of the castles and is also the most furnished and one of the haunted castles in Scotland.

We can also stop at one of Scotland's famous Gastropubs for your lunch.

Depending on traffic we will also try and see as much of Edinburgh on the way back as well!

All tours are flexible and customisable to you.

I look forward to sharing this day with you!


- Queensferry Crossing
- Forth Road Bridge
- Forth Rail Bridge
- Old Course
- New Course
- Swilken Bridge
- Angus Countryside
- Tay Bridge

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Edinburgh City centre hotel or any of the cruise ship terminals that arrive in Edinburgh (South Queensferry, Newhaven, Leith Ocean Terminal, Rosyth)

End location: As start unless otherwise agreed

Duration: 8 hours


- Traditional custom built, luxury London Taxi

What’s Included

Other: - Tour guide and Transportation services
- Entrance Fee to Glamis Castle (Tour of Castle by official guide)
- Tea or Coffee
- Bottled water
- Shortbread
- Tablet (traditional Scottish candy
- WiFi

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 GBP - - Incidentals
- Lunch

What’s Extra

Other: - Lunch
- Any personal expenses


My vehicle will comfortably seat four adults.

A Recent Review of this tour

Kevin was an awesome and most personable guide. We were impressed by his local knowledge and the tour far exceeded our expectations. We would have no hesitation in doing another tour with Kevin. What a great day - it will long live in our memories. He even accommodated a bizarre request from us and took us to the Bon Scott memorial in Kirriemuir. This is what made our tour so unique.
Chrissy Allen

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