1. United Kingdom
  2. Scotland
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Doune Castle

From Glasgow: Outlander, Palaces & Jacobites Day Tour

Product ID: 117339
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Visit filming locations from the Outlander series on a full-day coach tour from Glasgow. See Doune Castle, Linlithgow Palace, Blackness and more.
About this activity
Duration: 9.5 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Doune Castle, the home of the Clan MacKenzie
  • Explore Linlithgow Palace, Outlander's Wentworth Prison
  • Take in Blackness Castle, the headquarters of Black Jack Randall
  • See the Royal Burgh of Culross, the site of Claire's herb garden
Full description
Head north from Glasgow on this full-day coach tour, stopping first at Doune Castle, the home of Outlander's Clan MacKenzie. Explore the castle and its grounds before continuing on to Deanston Distillery.

Visit the Royal Burgh of Culross, the site of Claire's herb garden. With its tiny cobbled streets and ancient buildings it is the quintessential example of 17th century Scotland.

See Callendar House, the setting for the Duke of Sandringham's kitchen. Travel on to Linlithgow Palace, used as Outlander's Wentworth Prison. Explore the palace or alternatively, visit the small town of Linlithgow.

The final stop is Blackness Castle, the setting for Black Jack Randall's headquarters.
Includes
  • Driver/guide
  • Transportation by coach
What’s Not Included
  • Refreshments
  • Entry to Doune Castle and Linlithgow Palace
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is located outside the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and opposite Buchanan Bus Station.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Children under the age of 5 years are not permitted on the tour
• Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a waterproof jacket
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 18 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.2 / 5
  • Organization
    4.2 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.4 / 5
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A good ride, it just wasn't specified which places we would pay to enter. For the email I received was only 2, but we had to pay in 4 places what I was not expecting. And the guide should be more specific, his strong accent disturbed a little, because at lunch he did not make it very clear that we were to have lunch in such a place and I was without lunch, had to buy some hurry and he kindly let me eat In the van.

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June 3, 2019

The Outlander day tour was amazing. Our driver/guide Andrew was very kind, informative and helpful! We visited all the main attractions of the TV show, such as the Castle Leoch, the prisons, Jack Randall's HQ, the kitchen where Jamie killed Sandringham and Claire's secret garden. I fully recommend this trip!

February 27, 2020

Very nice excursion

October 28, 2019

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Timberbush Tours

Product ID: 117339