Explore the Wallace Monument, discover Perthshire’s beautiful scenic glens, see Gleneagles Hotel Estate* – home of the 2014 Ryder Cup and journey to Scotland’s oldest distillery, The Famous Grouse Experience (Est. 1775). Visit the brand new Taste Experience and enjoy a tour and a tasting.
Leaving Glasgow we travel north-east to Stirling, where our first stop is the Wallace Monument*; a towering stone testimonial to the Scottish legend William Wallace. Inside you will find fascinating exhibits leading you through the life of the real Braveheart and most impressive of all, Wallace’s legendary 5ft 6in (1.7m) tall broadsword.
We then travel further north to Gleneagles Hotel Estate* - one of Scotland’s world class golf resorts and site of the 2014 Ryder Cup. Enjoy a photo opportunity here and see where the international legends of golf play.
“Our tour guide, gave us a wonderful tour with lots of background information regarding the history of the different areas through which we drove.”
- Richard P, travelled July 2015
“I cannot recommend going with Timberbush enough, absolutely amazing experience.”
- Luke D, travelled July 2015
“It was a great tour, well worth the money.”
- Linda J, travelled July 2015
We continue our journey through the pretty countryside of Perthshire to our next stop in Crieff, where we visit The Famous Grouse Experience* at Scotland's oldest distillery, Glenturret Distillery, for a whisky tour. Learn about the traditional whisky-making process, see how you measure up to the world’s largest bottle of whisky and sample some of ‘The Water of Life’ itself at the fantastic Taste Experience bar. Enjoy a range of tasty lunch options in the Glenturret Cafe or take a stroll in the distillery grounds.
In the afternoon we travel west past beautiful Loch Earn and down through Strathyre to Kilmahog Woollen Mill for a chance to meet the Highland cows. We then continue on through the Trossachs - Scotland’s first national park, known as ‘the Highlands in miniature’ for its abundance of lochs, mountains and forests, where we’ll discover the lands of legendary outlaw, Rob Roy MacGregor. We then make a brief refreshment stop in the pretty town of Aberfoyle, before returning to Glasgow.
Wallace Monument. Glenturret Distillery
Tel: +44 (0) 131 226 6066
Our one day tour from Glasgow departs at 09.30 hrs from 266 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1QX.
You can view our departure point via. the following link: https://goo.gl/maps/EEGLZ
You can also find us by Glasgow Public Transport
Check-in opens 15 minutes prior to the stated departure time and closes 5 minutes prior to the stated departure time. We recommend that all passengers arrive in this window as tours must depart on schedule.
No, optional extras are not included in the tour price.
The price of your one day tour from Glasgow includes the services of a friendly, knowledgeable and experienced Driver-Guide, and transportation on one of our luxury modern air-conditioned coaches.
All optional extras - attraction entrance fees, loch cruises, food and drinks, etc - are not included in the price of your tour. This is to allow our guests the freedom to choose which optional extras they would like to take part in on the day.
Optional Extras for your tour are as follows:
From March 2018
We have negotiated a discounted rate for the above attractions which are visited on your 1 day whisky tour.
The above rate is valid from March 2018. Please note some attractions do not accept credit cards, entrance fees are payable in cash only.
No, you don't need to worry about pre-booking any of the optional extras.
All the optional extras can be booked on the day and your Driver-Guide will advise you of how to book. We negotiate discounted rates for you, ensuring you'll always get a great deal at Scotland's top visitor attractions.
Please note that many visitor attractions and accommodation providers may not accept card payments, so please ensure you have plenty of cash with you on the day. If you have any questions about this please contact our Reservations Team on +44 (0)131 226 6066 - open 7am-10pm daily.
Yes, all of our tours are in English.
Your tour will be taken by an experienced, knowledgeable and friendly English-speaking Driver-Guide.
If you require a written translation of your tour, just let us know at the time of booking and we'll arrange one for you. Written translations are available for this tour in the following languages:
As we like to give you as much time off the coach as possible with the opportunity for walks, we recommend you bring warm and/or waterproof clothing, wear comfortable walking shoes and take sun-block or a hat for sunny days.
Don't forget your camera to capture all the lovely scenery and wildlife you'll encounter on your tour!
You could also bring a cold packed lunch with you to make the most of your time at each stop, this would be particularly time-saving in the busier months!
We welcome children over 5 years old on our tours, and children aged between 5-16yrs are eligible for the concessionary rate.
We regret we are not able to carry children under the age of 5.
No, quite the opposite! Glenturret Distillery is Scotland's oldest distillery and was officially established in 1775. Prior to this, the distillery was under the control of illicit distillers, who made their whisky illegally in order to avoid paying taxes to England.