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Exclusive Loch Lomond and Stirling Castle tour from Edinburgh

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1 Day tour
From: 08:45am

Accommodation needed for this tour

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Our one day exclusive group tour from Edinburgh takes you sightseeing to Loch Lomond, the Trossachs National Park and Stirling Castle, and introduces you to the land and legends of Scottish heroes William Wallace and Rob Roy. Begin with a memorable visit to Stirling Castle and finish off with a spectacular cruise across Loch Lomond.

The Highlands in Miniature

Departing Edinburgh, we travel westwards for our first stop of the day at the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond; one of the prettiest and largest lochs in the whole of Scotland. Here you can enjoy an hour long cruise* taking in spectacular views of the loch's many islands and surrounding mountains.

We continue through the Trossachs National Park, also known as 'the Highlands in Miniature' for it's abundance of lochs, mountains and forests. It's also famous for the legendary outlaw, Rob Roy MacGregor. We will spend time exploring the area before stopping for lunch in a small village immersed in its beautiful surroundings.

After lunch, we make our way through the town of Callander, past the medieval Doune Castle before we make our final stop of the day at Stirling Castle*. The site is one of Scotland's most historically significant fortresses, sitting high on volcanic rock and offering wonderful views of the surrounding landscape.

You will have time to visit the castle and learn of the exploits of key historical figures including William Wallace, Robert the Bruce and Mary Queen of Scots. With lots of interesting things to see and do here, the Stirling Castle experience is a must for any visitor to Scotland. Our final stop of the day is at the majestic Kelpies; 30 metre high equine sculptures representing shape-shifting water spirits. Enjoy time for photos before we return to Edinburgh.

Tour Overview

Duration9hrs 45min
Total Distance145 miles
Pick upFrom your central Edinburgh hotel at 08:45am
Group sizeUp to 16 people
AvailabilityAll year
Minimum ageNo minimum on Exclusive Group Tours

A couple of things To know

  • Digital translations
  • Knowledgeable Driver-Guide
  • Luxury Modern air-conditioned coach
  • Small group tour
Not Included
  • Entrance to attractions
  • Food and Drink

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this a private group tour?

Yes! This tour you will be in your very own private coach with a knowledgeable and friendly Driver-Guide.

How much is the tour?

We offer a flat rate for our exclusive group tours up to 16 people. Whether you add 1 person or 16, the price will be the same, so be sure to invite your family and friends!

We do have larger vehicles of up to 53 seats. If you require a larger coach, please contact us and we'll be happy to provide a customised quote for you!

What is your cancellation policy?

We understand plans do change, which is why we have tried to keep our cancellation policy as flexible as possible.

For private group tours, we require 72 hours notice of cancellation for your refund. Should you cancel your tour later than this, no refund will be applicable, but we will try to amend the date of your tour for you, subject to availability.

Where can I depart from?

We offer a complimentary pick-up and drop-off service for our private group tours. Simply book online and get in touch to let us know where your hotel is located in Edinburgh, and we'll be there to greet you!

We only ask that your hotel is located in central Edinburgh to avoid any delays. If you're unsure, just ask us and we'll be happy to help.

Are entry fees included in the price?

Entry fees are not included in the price of your tour. The price of your private group tour is for your Driver-Guide and vehicle; meals and entry to attractions are payable on the day of travel.

Can children under 5 join this tour?

Yes! Children of all ages are welcome on our private group tours. If you have a young one under 5, please let us know in advance and we will arrange a child seat for you.

If you can’t find what you are looking for, don't worry! Just because it's not here, doesn't mean we can't do it. Have a look at our private tour page or contact us directly, and we will make it happen!