Custom tour. Scottish sampler. Scenery and history and much else.

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Tour Number

Activity Level

349503


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Far from the Maddening Crowd


We follow old route past places steeped in romance and history. Skulduggery, engineering wonders, Castles, Palaces. Other options include a distillery visit. Head Northwest over hills and lochs in beautiful romantic scenery as we climb then descend into quaint town serving as gateway to Highlands. Back to Edinburgh past magnificent forteresses towering above us.

Itinerary

Pick up at hotel and brief drive through both UNESCO Edinburgh World Heritage Sites. Drive past magnificent new WHS of Forth Bridges along coast past Blackness Castle and Linlithgow Palace featured in Outlander. Stirling Castle, Doune Castle and Deanston Distillery with 18 Century Arkwright watermill. All optional visits if time allows. Winding single track roads alongside picturesque Lochs, and climbing around 3, 000 /4, 00o ft and down to Callander and home on the main road.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

Duration: 9 hours

Time and itinerary can be adjusted to suit requirements but 8/10 hours recommended.

Transportation

Land Rover Discovery SUV. Large comfortable luxury car.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Pick up and return from Edinburgh hotel. All driving and guiding costs for up to 4 people.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 GBP - Entrance fees and lunch per person if required.

What’s Extra

  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Entrance fees to attractions and distillery tour if required. Lunch etc.

A Recent Review of this tour

Toby was great. If you like to see things off the beaten path then he's your guy. He is very knowledgeable about architecture, science and of course Scottish history. My whole family had a great time.
Jennifer Jensen

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    349503


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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