Immerse yourself in the folklore and legends behind each imposing stone and follow in the footsteps of the famous characters who once prowled their battlements and corridors.
Rising mysteriously through the mist, perched majestically on an island at the mouth of Loch Duich, Eilean Donan Castle is one of Scotland’s most famous fortresses. Discover the many secrets of this beautiful yet haunting place, including the legend of a sword used in the battle of Culloden – and why it holds such a special place at the heart of the Jacobite story.
Echoing with tales of past battles, Scotland’s most iconic castle stands proudly above our capital city, keeping guard over residents and visitors alike. Gaze in wonder at the glittering Honors of Scotland – also known as the Scottish Crown Jewels – and learn the fascinating story behind the Stone of Destiny. Just remember to cover your ears when the One O’Clock Gun goes off!
Her Majesty The Queen has many palaces to choose from but this surely has to be the most beautiful. Explore its 14 lavish state apartments, lose yourself in the immaculate gardens and unearth the tragic and bloody history of Mary, Queen of Scots. Stately Holyrood Palace is used regularly for ceremonies and official entertaining – will you spot a royal during your visit?
Close your eyes and imagine the extravagant celebrations of the Stewart kings and queens that took place in glorious Stirling Castle. Can you hear the laughter and chatter bouncing off the walls of the magnificent banqueting Great Hall? The tranquil Chapel Royal, built by James IV in 1501, and the awe-inspiring Royal Palace are also waiting to be explored.
Step back more than 300 years in time to unwrap a castle surrounded by enigma and intrigue. Dramatic, beautiful and romantic, it’s no wonder Shakespeare chose it as the fictional home of the Thane of Cawdor in his famous Scottish play, Macbeth. With its fairy-tale exterior and romantic gardens, it’s impossible not be enchanted by its many mystery and secrets.
Lose yourself in the legends of Loch Ness and explore 1,000 years of Highland history beside its mysterious and murky depths. Once a mighty medieval fortress, the ruins of Urquhart Castle still offer jaw-dropping beauty. The dramas that took place here are just begging to be discovered – along with stunning views that will stay with you forever.
This magnificent 14th century fortress stole the show when it was chosen to play a starring role in blockbusters like Monty Python And The Holy Grail, Game Of Thrones and Outlander. Soak up its grand setting, feel the inspiration in the air and discover why filmmakers are so enraptured by its stunning courtyard, striking gatehouse and well-preserved great hall.
Feel the weight of a country’s history in this world-famous stately home and marvel at a glorious collection of antiques, art and rare artefacts. Nestled in the heart of Perthshire, discover why Scone Palace has a special place in the heart of a nation ¬and explore where Parliaments have sat and where kings, including Robert The Bruce and Macbeth, were crowned.
Wander through the picture-perfect grounds, soak up the tranquillity and marvel at the immaculate, white-washed ancient seat of the Dukes of Atholl. Encircled by glorious Highland Perthshire countryside, it’s easy to see why Blair Castle@*Blair Castle*@ enchanted Mary, Queen of Scots, Bonnie Prince Charlie and Queen Victoria. After sampling its many delights, you’ll be utterly enchanted too.
Feel like a Duke or a Duchess as you explore stunning Alnwick Castle at your leisure – it’s been home to the Duke of Northumberland’s family, the Percys, for more than 700 years. See how the other half live as you wander the magnificent medieval architecture, including the lavish Italianate State Rooms. You’ll recognise some familiar surroundings from Downton Abbey and Harry Potter!
The Loch Ness Monster - fact or fiction? Maybe you’ll find out on this splendid tour through the glorious Scottish Highlands.
This popular “Scotland in one-day” tour will introduce you to some of the finest scenery the Highlands has to offer including, of course, Loch Ness
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.
Enjoy a wonderful drive through the picturesque scenery of the Western Highlands and the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.
Want to visit Edinburgh for a day during your stay in London? This convenient tour package is just for you!
Escape from London to get a taste of historic Edinburgh and experience the natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands.
Leave the hustle and bustle of mainland life behind to discover why the beautiful Isle of Arran is known as Scotland in Miniature.
Tour through the beautiful Scottish Border country and visit mighty Alnwick Castle, the filming location for Hogwarts in the Harry Potter Movies!
Discover Scotland's unrivalled beauty on this feature-packed tour that includes city stays in historic Edinburgh and lively Glasgow.
Enjoy a scenic coastal drive to visit ancient Lindisfarne and mighty Alnwick Castle, star of the Harry Potter movies and Downton Abbey
Discover magical islands, sophisticated cities and the rugged beauty of the Scottish highlands on this far-reaching tour.
Be captivated by the beauty of the Scottish Highlands and Islands on this luxury tour that includes visits to the Orkney Islands, Skye and Bute.
A wonderful day that combines historic Stirling Castle, the scenic beauty of Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and a visit to pretty Glengoyne Distillery.
This short tour combines visits to Scotland’s two great cities, Edinburgh and Glasgow with a delightful tour through the beautiful Scottish Highlands.