Stirling Castle & Loch Lomond

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Tour Number

Activity Level

384252


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for all ages, however taking into consideration the duration and content of the tour it may not be overly enjoyable for young children.

Friendly: Yes.
Although the majority of this tour is suitable for persons with disabilities, some locations could prove challenging for those with mobility problems.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

A great day around the stunning loch & trossachs


Once the capital of Scotland, Stirling is a beautiful city steeped in history. When we arrive you will be free to roam and take in your surroundings or pick up an official tour of the castle, which start on the hour.
Next, we will journey to the Trossachs and the bustling town of Callander. Often described as the gateway to the highlands this picturesque town reflects the Scotland of yesteryear. We will drive a few miles along the road where you can meet some hairy highland cows, with an opportunity to feed them a carrot while you get your picture taken and do a little shopping in the local woollen mill. Then it's onwards through the Trossachs.

Have your camera at the ready to capture the beautiful scenery en route to the bonny banks of Loch Lomond. Here you will have the opportunity to stop for photographs, take a walk down to the loch and even dip your toes in the water before we head back to the port. Time permitting we can also stop in Luss, a village on the banks of Loch Lomond.

Itinerary

Pick up from your hotel in Glasgow or Ocean Terminal.

8. 00 am pickup
9. 30pm arrive at Stirling Castle.
11. 30pm leave Stirling Castle on route to Callandar for Lunch.
12. 00 1. 00pm Lunch & a walk around the local shops.
1. 30pm Scenic route around the Trossachs and Loch Lomond
2. 30 Arrive at Loch Lomond for some scenic views and photographs
3pm drive through Luss on the way back home or ocean terminal.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 8 hours

Tour times may vary slightly due to weather and traffic conditions as well as seasonal opening times.

Transportation

You will be driven in a new, 2016 model Volkswagen Transporter T5 combi vehicle. The vehicle is maintained to the highest standard, is clean, very comfortable and air-conditioned.

I can accommodate a maximum of 5 passengers. If your party has more than 5 please contact me, a larger vehicle can be arranged at an additional cost.

What’s Included

Other: -Transportation for up to 4 adults.
-Water, Soft Drinks, Shortbread and Snacks
-A wee dram of Whisky, to let you sample our national drink.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 GBP - This will be more than enough to cover lunch and any admission costs.

What’s Extra

Other: -Lunch
-Entry into Stirling Castle
Adult (16 - 59 yrs)£15.00pp
Child (5 - 15 yrs) £9.00pp
Concession (60 yrs+) £12.00

Restrictions

Please note; I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of historical monuments. I can, however, accompany you inside and provide a brief overview.

A Recent Review of this tour

Jim was a fabulous tour guide, so flexible and accommodating, he went above and beyond and made sure that our group (three adult children and parents) had a great time. We decided last minute that we wanted to see some of Glasgow and he was happy to oblige and gave us a driving tour before heading up to the Lochs. What a beautiful country! We've done cruise ship excursions before, but we got to see so much more at our own pace on a private tour. Cannot recommend Jim highly enough.
Christine Celia

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    384252


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for all ages, however taking into consideration the duration and content of the tour it may not be overly enjoyable for young children.

    Friendly: Yes.
    Although the majority of this tour is suitable for persons with disabilities, some locations could prove challenging for those with mobility problems.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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