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1-Day Stirling and Loch Lomond Tour from Edinburgh

8am - 7pm

English

11 hours

£39

Discover Stirling, the Trossachs National Park and Loch Lomond departing from Edinburgh

On this excursion you will visit Stirling Castle, one of the most legendary fortresses in Scotland, located in the highest part of this beautiful and pleasant city of medieval origin, with its cobbled streets it is definitely worth exploring.

In addition to learning the authentic story of William Wallace, you will travel through some of the most spectacular places of Scottish geography, visiting Trossachs National Park, the land of bandits, like the famous Rob Roy, immortalized by Sir Walter Scott in his novels.

Among the forests, mountains and authentic Highland Cows, you will discover the wonderful Loch Lomond, known to be the most impressive of the Scottish lochs. You will have time to take a boat trip on the loch and enjoy its beauty in an incomparable setting.

To round off the tour, you will discover the Kelpies, sculptures that have already become a symbol of Scotland. If you think that is all, you will also stop for lunch in a typical Scottish village: Aberfoyle.

Why choose us for your excursion to Loch Ness?

  • Unbeatable price
  • An expert tour guide will accompany you during your trip
  • We offer the best trips to the Highlands
  • 24/7 availability
  • The most complete route

What does the price include?

  • Professional tour guide
  • Transport

Not included in the price

  • Meals and drinks
  • Entrance tickets to monuments and attractions
  • Private expenses

Optional tickets

  • Stirling Castle: £15
  • Loch Lomond boat tour: £13

Comments

  • Minimum age to travel 5
  • Cancellations and full reimbursements up to 3 days prior to the tour departure
Route

You will leave Edinburgh at 8 am and will make the first stop in Falkirk, where you will see the The Kelpies sculptures.

You will enter the Trossachs National Park and visit the villages of Balloch and Luss, from where you can explore Loch Lomond. You will get the chance to eat in the wonderful town of Aberfoyle, located in the heart of the park.

After visiting Doune Castle, you will arrive in Stirling to explore its streets and visit its imposing castle. In Stirling you will also visit its famous medieval bridge and the Monument to William Wallace.

You will arrive back to the centre of Edinburgh around 7:00 pm.

DEPARTURE FROM EDINBURGH
8 am

THE KELPIES

After passing through Linlithgow Palace, you will make the first stop in Falkirk, where you will find The Kelpies, two horse heads over 30 meters of height, sculpted by Andy Scott, it is a homage to these supernatural beings of Scottish mythology.
STOP20 min

LOCH LOMOND FAERIE TRAIL

On the journey through its forests, where you can see the famous hairy Highland Cows of Scotland, you will reach Loch Lomond, which many consider the most impressive of the lakes in Scotland (which is already saying a lot). Here you can take a walk along the shore and explore its incomparable surroundings in the wonderful Faerie Trail.

STOP40 min

LOCH LOMOND BOAT TOUR

If you want to explore Loch Lomond by boat, you will have the opportunity to do it in a cruise from the town of Balloch, located on the shores of the lake and one of the most important parts of this region of Scotland.

VISIT1 h. 30 min

LUSS

Inside Trossachs National Park you will be able to enjoy some of the most characteristic landscapes in Scotland. Alternatively, you can also take a walk and visit the village of Luss, located at the heart of the Trossachs.

STOP40 min

ABERFOYLE

Very close to Loch Lomond, another of the most beautiful and emblematic villages of the Trossachs is Aberfoyle, where you will make a stop to eat in an incredible setting.

BREAK FOR LUNCH40 min

DOUNE CASTLE

On the way to Stirling, we will stop at the Doune Castle. If you're an Outlander fan, you will quickly recognize this site as Leoch Castle, the name given in the show. It has also made an appearance in Game of Thrones or films like Ivanhoe or Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Very well preserved, you will have enough time to explore all its mysteries.

VISIT40 min

STIRLING CASTLE

In the town of Stirling you will enjoy its cobblestone medieval streets, its historic buildings, its magnificent shops and of course Stirling Castle, one of the most important fortresses in all of Scotland. If you do not want to visit Stirling Castle, you can take the opportunity to visit the historic Old Town.

VISIT1h. 30 min

STIRLING BRIDGE

You will cross the Forth River walking through the legendary Stirling Bridge, where William Wallace defeated the English army in a decisive battle, popularized by Braveheart. From here you can also enjoy a privileged view of the hill from Abbey Craig, where the William Wallace National Monument is located, built in the point from which the Scottish hero directed his troops.

STOP10 min
ARRIVAL TO EDINBURGH
7 pm
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