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Day Trip to Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and Northumbria from Edinburgh
The first stop of the tour is the Holy Island, connected to the mainland by a causeway that leads into the quaint island village of Lindisfarne, from where there are stunning views of Lindisfarne Castle. You’ll spend some time wandering through the ruins of its Priory, sample some of the world-famous Lindisfarne ‘Mead’ brewed by Monks on the island, and enjoy the tranquillity for which the island is renowned. Then, it’s time to continue south to the bustling market town of Alnwick, whose greatest building is the medieval Alnwick Castle. You can discover the town centre or explore the castle itself, which is considered one of the finest castles in England and was even used in the Harry Potter films.
Loch Lomond, Stirling Castle and The Kelpies day trip from Edinburgh
After leaving Edinburgh, you’ll travel westwards for your first stop of the day on the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, one of the prettiest and largest lochs in Scotland. There, you can take in the spectacular views of the loch’s many islands and surrounding mountains and take a stroll through the picturesque lochside village of Luss and its quaint houses and cafes. Your next stop of the day will be the Trossachs National Park. Known as ‘the Highlands in Miniature’, you can spend your time exploring its lochs, mountains, and forests before stopping for lunch in a small village close by.
From Edinburgh to Rosslyn Chapel, Glenkinchie Distillery and more
Are you fascinated by the mystical folklore, the Lochs, the wild scenery, and the fascinating history that’s been the pride of Scotland for centuries? If you are, this tour is definitely for you! Hop on board and enjoy a trip to some of the most beautiful spots in the Scottish countryside, like Melrose Abbey and Rosslyn Chapel. Explore some of the most incredible places that Scotland has to offer, discover its history and culture, and even sample ‘the water of life’… What’s not to love?
2-day Loch Ness, Inverness and the Highlands tour from Edinburgh
Explore the Highlands on this 2-day tour from Edinburgh! You’ll first stop at the village of Luss, in Loch Lomond. Then, you’ll reach the Rannoch Moor and Glencoe, where the MacDonald Clan massacre took place in 1692. There, you’ll be able to enjoy a walk before continuing towards Fort William. After lunch, you’ll enjoy a ride through the 24-mile shoreline of Loch Ness, including Urquhart Castle. You’ll then reach Inverness, the capital of the Highlands.
On your second day, you’ll be able to visit the Culloden Battlefield, where Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites were defeated by the Duke of Cumberland. After lunch, you’ll stop at the old military garrison of Ruthven Barracks and have the chance to visit the Dalwhinnie Distillery. Finally, you’ll enjoy a walk through a Scottish woodland and then go back to Edinburgh.
The Outlander, Palaces and Jacobites experience from Edinburgh
Departing from Edinburgh, this tour will travel north-west, venturing to Midhope Castle which is also known as Outlander’s Lallybroch Castle, where you can soak up the atmospheric surroundings before you head to the Blackness Castle. This castle, perhaps better known as the Headquarters of Outlander’s Black Jack Randall, is on the shores of the Firth of Forth, so get ready to take in some breathtaking views. Then, it’s on to the Royal Burgh of Linlithgow, where you can visit Linlithgow Palace, Outlander’s Wentworth Prison, which was originally used as a relaxing retreat for the Royal Family on journeys between Edinburgh and Stirling Castle.
West Highland Lochs, mountains and castles tour from Edinburgh
Have you ever wanted to visit the famous Scottish Highlands? This one-day tour from Edinburgh takes you to some of the most beautiful sites of the Western Highlands, including Loch Lomond, Loch Awe, Kilchum Castle, Stirling Castle, and Doune Castle. As you leave Edinburgh, you’ll head west, passing the historic and imposing Stirling Castle, high on its volcanic rock, and going on to Doune Castle (you might know it from the famous movie ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’). From there, you will start your journey into the Highlands, past the lovely Loch Lubnaig, and up through the impressive Glen Ogle to one of the most photographed castles in Scotland, Kilchurn Castle.
St Andrews and the fishing villages of Fife tour from Edinburgh
Are you fascinated by the mystical folklore, the charming fishing villages, the wild scenery, and the fascinating history that’s been the pride of Scotland for centuries? This one-day tour from Edinburgh takes you to some of the most beautiful sites on the eastern coast of Scotland, including Loch Leven and the ancient village of St. Andrews. Leaving Edinburgh, you’ll cross the iconic Forth Bridge and head into the ancient “Kingdom of Fife.” Along the way, you’ll make stops at many fishing villages, including Anstruther and Pittenweem, before reaching the medieval town of St Andrews.
Glenfinnan, Mallaig and Glencoe adventure From Edinburgh
You´ll pause for refreshments at Kilmahog, the gateway to the Highlands, before continuing to Glencoe. The famous Glen features in many famous films, such as James Bond’s Skyfall, and is the backdrop to some Harry Potter scenes from the Prisoner of Azkaban. You´ll stop here for photos and to learn all about the history of Glencoe, including the massacre of the MacDonald Clan in 1692. From the atmospheric Glencoe, travel further north through the Highland town of Fort William. There will be a stop in the area for a lunch break. After Fort William, your tour travels eastwards to the main attraction of the day; Glenfinnan Viaduct to see the Harry Potter Steam Train.
Edinburgh shore excursion: City highlights tour
Join this one-day Edinburgh shore excursion for cruise ship passengers only. Travel through the ancient capital city of Scotland, where you’ll spend time exploring Holyrood Palace – home to Mary, Queen of Scots, learn all about the secrets of the Royal Mile, visit the historic Edinburgh Castle, and enjoy a panoramic tour of the city center. Join your local guide and take in the sights and sounds of Edinburgh. You’re sure to see the best of Scotland.
- Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
- Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.