The Outlander, Palaces and Jacobites experience from Edinburgh
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The Outlander, Palaces and Jacobites experience from Edinburgh

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Varied
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit Linlithgow Palace, Culross Palace and Blackness Castle
  • See Hopetoun House and Midhope Tower
  • Make the most of a full day exploring the sets of the famous TV series: Outlander
  • Enjoy return transportation from Edinburgh in a luxury mini coach
What to expect

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.

After Linlithgow Palace, you'll travel to the country home of Callendar House. The house, now a museum, dates back to the 14th Century and is definitely worth checking out with it's beautiful surroundings. Then, it's time to head to the Royal Burgh of Culross which is a small village nestled on the coast of Fife, Culross is arguably the best example of a 17th century village in Scotland. Here, you will have free time to explore the village and its cobbled streets and quaint Biscuit Café. The last stop of the day will be at Hopetoun House which is a grand stately home dating back to the 17th century. It's surrounded by a deer park and nature trails so you'll be spoiled for choice when it comes to deciding what to do with your time here!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • Knowledgeable driver and guide
    • Luxury, air-conditioned coach
    • Guided tour
    • Transportation in air-conditioned coach
    What's not included
    • Entrance to the sites or museums
    • Food and beverages
    • Food and drinks
    • Entrance fees
    • Tips (optional)
    Reduced price
    • Senior (over 60 years old): Reduced
    • Student (with a valid id): Reduced
    • Children (4-16 years old): Reduced
    Where

    521-523 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PE.

    Meeting point:

    Please meet your guide outside the green Ensign Ewart pub at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour.

    What to remember
    • Children under 4 years old cannot participate in this tour
    • Please bring warm and/or waterproof clothing, wear comfortable shoes and take sunblock or a hat for sunny days
    • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour
    • This tour only runs in English but digital translations are available in Italian, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese
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    When
    • This tour varies depending on the season, please consult the calendar for availability
    • It departs at 8.30am
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    Provider
    Timberbush Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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