Scottish Highlands, Stirling Castle & Whisky Private Day Trip
The Scottish Highlands are part of a historic region of Scotland you should definitely visit while in Edinburgh. All the way to Dalwhinnie, the dramatic landscape of rocks, deep valleys and blue lochs will enchant on a private full-day day trip.
For 12 hours, you’ll see the best of the Scottish Highlands with your host. From the royal court of Linlithgow Palace to the battles of independence at Stirling Castle. Get to know the tragic massacre of Clan MacDonald and hear about the life of Scotland’s famous son, Rob Roy.
You will get to enjoy the landscape of the Highlands and admire the nature. With many pit stops for breaks and photos, capture the essence of the Highlands. See the indigenous hairy cows, explore quaint towns that offer a peek to local life.
Take in the beauty of the glens and lochs, castles and cathedrals, typical architecture. And for a truly Scottish experience, discover how whiskey is made in a unique distillery.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Entrance tickets
- Private guide
- Whiskey distilery tour
- Entry/Admission - Dalwhinnie Distillery
What's excluded :
- Entrance tickets at Sterling castle. On this tour you will view the castle from outside.
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Linlithgow Palace, 9 Kirkgate Sulisker, Boghall, Linlithgow EH49 7AL Scotland
Birthplace of Mary Queen, the residence of Bonnie Prince Charlie before the battle of Culloden 1746 and filming location for popular TV series Outlander.
Pass By: Stirling Castle, Castle Esplanade Upper Castle Hill, Old Town, Stirling FK8 1EJ Scotland
Important castle during the wars of independence exchanging hands 8 times.
Stop At: Kilmahog, Callander FK17 8HA, UK
Scotland is famous for Highland cows, this is an opportunity for guests to get up close and personal with Scotland’s most famous Highland Cows.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Balquhidder, Balquhidder, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
Balquhidder is the resting place of Rob Roy one of Scotland’s famous son’s played in the film by Liam Neason.
Stop At: Fort William, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Fort William is a town close to the Nevis Mountain range which has Scotland’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis. Stop here for a nice lunch break.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Loch Laggan PH20 1BX, UK
Loch Laggan is a very scenic loch just outside Spene Bridge.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Dalwhinnie Distillery A885 Highland Village, Dalwhinnie PH19 1AA Scotland
Dalwhinnie is a very small village with a whiskey distillery.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Dunkeld, Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Dunkeld is a beautiful picturesque village with a stunning bridge across the Tay river.
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
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Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.