Private Highlands Excursion with Stirling Castle Tickets

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From $607.01

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Enjoy a classic, full day drive through the famous highlands of Scotland. Your tour includes a private guide and vehicle, tickets to Stirling Castle, a whiskey tasting, and hotel pick-up and drop-off in Edinburgh. On your private tour, you will get to see the best of what the highlands are known for, including lochs, castles, and Scottish whiskey. Learn about the history of the Scottish monarchy, the clans, the unification of Scotland and England, and of course, Mary Queen of Scots. Enjoy lunch at a traditional Scottish pub (price not included), and visit a distillery where you will have the chance to sample the highland's whiskey.

Please note:
-Sheepdog demonstration at Aberfoyle may not operate daily. The demonstration operates only between April & September, and timing may vary with the season.
-Whiskey tastings are NOT included from Thursday 30th June until Sunday 31st July, as there is no whiskey production during this time. You will have the tour of the distillery only.

What's Included

A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group

Hotel pick-up, if centrally located; or we recommend a meeting location

Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places

Private transport throughout the tour

Stirling Castle Entrance Tickets

Tour and tastings at a Whisky distillery

What's Not Included

Gratuities (optional)

Price of lunch is paid on the day

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 100

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Enjoy a scenic drive to the medieval city of Stirling, and visit the magnificent Stirling Castle, which overlooks the city. Here, you will be able to stop for a traditional Scottish lunch.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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Visit the Trossachs and Loch Lomond National Park, also known as ‘the Scottish Highlands in Miniature’, for it offers such a splendid view over myriad gorgeous lochs, untamed mountains and wonderful forests.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Visit the beautiful lochside village of Balmaha and hike up to Craigie Fort to enjoy stunning views.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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