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Outlander Tour in Scotland beginning near Edinburgh/Glasgow with Outlander fans

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    Stop At: Linlithgow Palace, 9 Kirkgate Sulisker, Boghall, Linlithgow EH49 7AL Scotland

    We will start our journey in the Royal and Ancient Burgh of Linlithgow. You will have the opportunity to see Linlithgow Palace, Birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and Outlander filming site for Wentworth Prison.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Doune Castle, Castle Hill, Doune, Stirling FK16 6EA Scotland

    During the drive to our next destination, Doune, we will pass the Kelpies, Scotland’s latest tourist attraction. Doune is home of the 14th Century castle used in as the Outlander filming site for Castle Leoch, the home of The MacKenzie Clan.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Royal Burgh of Culross, A985, 4 Miles East of the Kincardine Bridge, Culross KY12 8JH Scotland

    On to Culross, a perfectly preserved example of a 17th century town, where you can picture Jamie & Claire wandering around the cobbled streets. This is the setting for the fictional town of Cranesmuir. Many of the buildings feature in the show, the witch trial takes place at the Mercat Cross and Claire’s herb garden is the beautiful stepped garden behind Culross Palace.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Hopetoun House, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9SL Scotland

    Revel in the grandeur of Hopetoun House, the Duke of Sandringham’s residence in Season 1, as well as providing the backdrop for Parisian streets, the spare room in Jamie and Claire’s Paris apartment, and the Hawkins Estate in Season 2.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Midhope Castle, Near Abercorn, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH52 6QZ Scotland

    If available we will visit Lallybroch also known as Midhope Castle and get a great photo on the house stairs.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Blackness Castle, Blackness, Linlithgow EH49 7NH Scotland

    Our final stop, Blackness Castle is a formidable fortress sitting on the banks of the River Forth and is the filming site for Fort William, the stronghold of the infamous Black Jack Randall.

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Departure Point
    Station Rd, Linlithgow EH49 7DH, UK
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Live commentary on board
    • Local guide
    • Transport by private vehicle or minibus
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry Fees
    • Entry/Admission - Linlithgow Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Doune Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Royal Burgh of Culross
    • Entry/Admission - Hopetoun House
    • Entry/Admission - Midhope Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Blackness Castle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Minimum age is 16
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Minimum numbers of 4 apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • A maximum of 7 people per booking
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My mom & I did the Outlander Classic 1 Day & Dragonfly 1 Day tours at the end of August. Emma was our guide on Day 1 & Paul was our guide/driver on Day 2. We had a wonderful time on both days! The pace...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank ew0602
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was my second trip to Scotland in 4 years and my second Outlander tour. Did the three-day tour with Emma this time. Was fantastic!!! The most people we had on a day was 10. Plenty of time to see the sights (not rushed) so...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank sushi3
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We thoroughly enjoyed our Outlander tour with Anne and our affable driver David. Anne was extremely pleasant and incredibly knowledgeable about the various sites adding her own interesting experiences of having met and presented a tour with Diana Gabaldin herself. We not only saw the...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank FarAway668412
    Reviewed 24 July 2019

    We found Mary's Meanders via a Scottish based Twitter travel blog reference and we could not be happier! 1) Personalized - Anne will create the day that YOU want. She never rushed us but somehow kept an active pace that never lagged. 2) Easy Transport...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank ShannonRaija27
    Reviewed 23 July 2019 via mobile

    On July 13th of 2019, myself and three other women booked a private tour with Anne as our guide. Some of us had higher expectations than others but the end result was we were all quite amazed! The tour went above and beyond all of...More

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