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  • Loch Lomond
  • Loch Katrine
  • Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
See, Visit & Explore: Loch Lomond, Luss, The Trossachs, Aberfoyle and Stirling Castle

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1 day tour from £35

Mondays and Thursdays
Except 25 December and 01 January

Adult Price from 35
Child Price from 33


Seasonal Price Range

Child rates apply from 5-16 years inclusive.
We regret that children under 5 are not carried on this tour.

Product code: TB 00647

Tour Summary

This fascinating tour will introduce you to the history of Stirling, with its famous castle and the natural beauty of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. From Glasgow make the short drive to Loch Lomond where there is an opportunity to enjoy a cruise on the loch and experience the best views of the bonnie, bonnie banks.

The Trossachs is a scenic area known as the Highlands in Miniature. Enjoy a scenic drive to picturesque Aberfoyle and the Lake of Menteith. There is time to visit Stirling Castle, once the home of the Scottish Kings and Queens, before returning to Glasgow.

Tour features:

  • Visit Stirling Castle*, Aberfoyle and enjoy a cruise on Loch Lomond* (*admission fees apply)
  • Lunch stop: Aberfoyle
  • Depart from and return to Glasgow
  • Tour duration: 8.5 hours
  • EVoucher: No need to print your voucher - just show it on your smartphone and go!
  • Signature Day Tour

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We start our tour with a drive along the banks of the River Clyde to Balloch, the gateway to Loch Lomond. To the north striking mountains guard the "Queen of all Britains lakes while, to the south, islands span the loch like giant stepping stones! You can get the best views of the "bonnie, bonnie banks by taking an optional one-hour cruise on the loch*. Alternatively you can enjoy a stroll around the picturesque village of Luss and savour the loch-side vistas.

The Trossachsis a wonderful area of lochs and mountains that is rightly known as the "Highlands in Miniature. We will make a stop for lunch in the pretty village of Aberfoyle before continuing our exploration of this picturesque area of Scotland.

Clan leader, cattle trader, cattle thief, blackmailer - Rob Roy MacGregor has provoked powerful emotions for more than three centuries. The beautiful Trossachs was his homeland and during your tour you'll learn of the daring exploits which made him a hero to his own people- and Scotland's most notorious outlaw.

A real highlight is our visit to the medieval city of Stirling. Here there is an opportunity to visit Stirling Castle*. The castle overlooks the ancient city of Stirling and is one of the historic buildings that have come to symbolise the spirit of Scotland. Our extended stop in Stirling will allow a leisurely visit to the Castle or a chance to explore the city itself.

After our time in Stirling we join the motorway for the short journey back to Glasgow.

* Admission Fees

Loch Lomond Cruise - £6.00 Adult £4.50 Child
Stirling Castle - £14.50 Adult £8.70 Child

 This information is given for guidance only and prices are subject to change without notice.

Frequently Asked Questions

What will I experience on this Signature Day Tour?
Travelling on a Signature one-day tour from Glasgow is a great way to discover more of Scotland. During your journey well introduce to many aspects of our country: spectacular scenery, history, folklore, nature and much, much more. As with all our tours this excursion has been carefully designed to entertain and inform you. There are stops planned at the key sights including Loch Lomond and Stirling Castle. In addition there will be time for lunch in Aberfoyle. On this relaxing tour there may also be additional photo-stops. Your tour will be led by an experienced driver/guide who will provide a live commentary in English. You can learn more about the features of this tour by checking the FAQs on this page. Our signature day tours are very popular and often sell-out. We recommend booking on-line as soon as your travel plans are finalised.
Will there be a tour commentary?
Each tour is led by an experienced driver/guide who will provide an informative and entertaining commentary in English. Youll hear tales of the Clans, bloody battles and the famous characters that have shaped the history of Scotland. You will learn too of the landscape that surrounds you and of the nature that makes Scotland so special. Be ready to have a laugh as well - youre bound to be told some really corny jokes!
Tell me more about the optional Loch Lomond Cruise?
Experience the very best views of the "bonnie, bonnie banks of Loch Lomond on a one-hour cruise from Balloch. See some of the 37 islands that form giant stepping stones across the lake. The cruise boat is equipped with comfortable seating inside and out as well as toilets. Refreshments are available for purchase or you can bring packed food. You can purchase a ticket from your driver/guide on the day of the tour and payment is in cash only.
How many people will be in the group?
The group size is normally between 29 and 33 passengers. At times of peak demand (such as on public holidays) larger coaches may be used.
What features will the coach have?
You will usually travel in a modern eco-friendly mini or midi touring coach which is equipped with air-conditioning, comfortable reclining seats, large picture windows and seat belts. Please note that the coach does not have an on-board toilet - stops will be made where there are public toilets available.
Will there be stops for meals and are they included in the price of the tour?
Meals are not included in the tour price, but we will make stops where you can get refreshments and something to eat. If you wish, you can bring a packed lunch or pick up lunch items at a previous stop. Vegetarian food is widely available. 
Do you offer a hotel pick-up service?
We know that you will want to start your tour straight away rather than spending valuable time travelling around hotels. By offering a single centrally located departure point we can get you to Scotlands best scenery as quickly as possible.
Can I book seats on the coach?
The seating on the coach is not allocated so you are free to sit in any vacant seat. We recommend that groups arrive at the boarding point together so that you can be seated in the same part of the coach.

What's Included

  • Transport by luxury air-conditioned mini/midcoach
  • Live commentary in English
  • Services of an experienced driver/guide
  • Service charges and taxes

  • Not Included
  • Admission charges unless otherwise stated in the itinerary
  • Meals, snacks or items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to your tour host
  • Departure information

    Check In: 09.15 hrs
    Departure 09.30 hrs
    from Parish Hall Coach Tour Stop, 266 George Street
    Glasgow, G1 1QX
    Returns 18.00 hrs

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