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Outlander

Scotland’s history and scenic beauty were the inspiration for American author Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series of novels.

The resulting TV series now features many of the Scottish locations mentioned in the books.

 

Others double for their fictional versions. Follow in Claire and Jamie’s time-travelling footsteps on our Outlander tours.


Scotland’s history and scenic beauty were the inspiration for American author Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series of novels. The resulting TV series now features many of the Scottish locations mentioned in the books. Others double for their fictional versions. Follow in Claire and Jamie’s time-travelling footsteps on our Outlander tours.



Fun Facts

  • The last battle to be fought on British soil was at Culloden Moor on 16th April, 1746.
  • The Highland Folk Museum tells all about traditional life in the Scottish Highlands from the 1700's to the 1950's. Amongst the many highlights is the authentic 18th Century township of 6 houses each with a turf roof.
  • Culross, the beautifully restored 16th/17th century village which features as "Cranesmuir" was 'saved' for that restoration by a lack of money to clear away what had become insanitary housing.
  • Sinister Blackness Castle is the atmospheric setting for the Fort William headquarters of Black Jack Randall. From the sea the walls resemble the bow of a ship earning the castle the nickname "the ship that never sailed".
  • Glasgow University dates from 1451 and in Outlander it doubled as Harvard University.

Things to see...

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Tours that visit Outlander


Skye, Loch Ness and Inverness

Skye, Loch Ness and Inverness 5 Day Tour from £560.00
from Edinburgh

Explore the beauty of the Highlands including the romantic Isle of Skye and take a trip on the famous Jacobite Steam Train, star of the Harry Potter movies!

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Skye and the Scottish Highlands

Skye and the Scottish Highlands 3 Day Tour from £270.00
from Edinburgh and Glasgow

Experience the best of the Scottish Highlands on this 3-day Isle of Skye tour.

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Outlander Experience

Outlander Experience 1 Day Tour from £42.00
from Edinburgh

Follow in the footsteps of Jamie and Claire on this wonderful Outlander themed tour.

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West Highland Lochs, Mountains and Castles

West Highland Lochs, Mountains and Castles 1 Day Tour from £45.00
from Edinburgh

Enjoy a wonderful drive through the picturesque scenery of the Western Highlands and the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.

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Glasgow City Tour

Glasgow City Tour 1 Day Tour from £16.00
from Glasgow

This official Glasgow bus tour is the ideal way to discover all that is best about Scotland’s largest and most colourful city.

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Heart of the Highlands

Heart of the Highlands 2 Day Tour from £158.00
from Edinburgh and Glasgow

If you only have a couple of days to discover the true beauty of the Scottish Highlands then this is the tour for you.

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Road to the Isles

Road to the Isles 5 Day Tour from £560.00
from Edinburgh and Glasgow

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Isle of Skye and the spectacular scenery of the Scottish Highlands on this relaxing and in-depoth tour.

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Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander

Loch Ness, Whisky and Outlander 1 Day Tour from £45.00
from Inverness

Sample the finest ‘water of life’; follow in Bonnie Prince Charlie’s footsteps and walk among the ancient locations of TV’s Outlander in this fascinating trip back in time.

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Best of Scotland

Best of Scotland 7 Day Tour from £1,350.00
from Edinburgh

This comprehensive tour of the beautiful Scottish Highlands features all the “must see” destinations.

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Outlander Film Locations

Outlander Film Locations 1 Day Tour from £44.00
from Edinburgh

Discover the real history behind some of the most famous locations used in TV’s popular Outlander series.

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Scottish Clans and Castles

Scottish Clans and Castles 10 Day Tour from £1,785.00
from Glasgow

Discover the history of Scotland and her people on this inspiring tour through the Highlands which includes a trip on the famous West Highland Railway.

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St Andrews and the Kingdom of Fife

St Andrews and the Kingdom of Fife 1 Day Tour from £42.00
from Edinburgh

Although the focus of this tour is on St Andrews, famed throughout the World as being the home of Golf, there is much more to explore on this relaxing tour.

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The Highland Experience

The Highland Experience 1 Day Tour from £41.00
from Inverness

This relaxing tour from Inverness has it all - wonderful scenery, historic tales, dolphin spotting even a visit to a whisky distillery. You’ll get a real taste of the Highlands!

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The Highlands, Lochs and Whisky

The Highlands, Lochs and Whisky 1 Day Tour from £33.00
from Edinburgh

Loch Lomond, a taste of the beautiful Highlands and a visit to a whisky distillery in just one day. This is a truly magical Scottish experience!

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The Outlander Trail Small Group Tour

The Outlander Trail Small Group Tour 2 Day Tour from £180.00
from Edinburgh

This engaging small group tour will let you explore many of the locations used in the filming of the highly-popular Outlander TV series.

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