Come and join our quest to discover the real Outlaw King; the legendary Robert the Bruce. Let us transport you back to the 13th and 14th century, as we hop around historic gems with connections to the Wars of Independence. The dramatic events from this turbulent period in Scottish history inspired Braveheart and Outlaw King, wielding enough bloodshed to make your toes curl! Immerse your imagination in tales of rebellion, betrayal and victory, as we blaze a trail into the heart of the action; from Linlithgow Palace and Bannockburn, to the Wallace Monument and Dunfermline Abbey. Learn about the rebellious hero William Wallace, and Robert the Bruce, who picked up where he left off, in his courageous pursuit of independence for Scotland. Brace yourself for a blockbuster day of history and heroism!
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Stop At: Linlithgow Palace, 9 Kirkgate Sulisker, Boghall, Linlithgow EH49 7AL Scotland
Our adventure begins with a roam around Linlithgow Palace; birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to Scotland’s monarchy in the 15th and 16th century. Nowadays, the romantic ruin has been used as a filming location for Outlander and Outlaw King.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: The Battle of Bannockburn Experience, The Battle of Bannockburn Centre Glasgow Road Whins of Milton, Stirling FK7 0LJ Scotland
Prepare for battle at Bannockburn, the site famous for Robert the Bruce’s epic triumph against the English army in 1314. Even you will leave feeling patriotic, as you learn about Bruce’s bravery, battle tactics and success in gaining independence for Scotland.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: National Wallace Monument, Hillfoots Road Abbey Craig, Stirling FK9 5LF Scotland
Next we will charge up the hill of Abbey Craig to the Wallace Monument to hear tales of William Wallace’s victory against the English army in 1297 which stoked the flames of Scottish Independence, and his brutal execution in 1305.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Dunfermline Abbey and Palace, St. Margaret Street, Dunfermline KY12 7PE Scotland
Finally, we visit Dunfermline Abbey which is another important filming location, but, more importantly, the final resting place of our Outlaw King.
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 23 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
- Professional Local Guide
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- WiFi on board
- Entry in to Dunfermline Abbey
- Entry/Admission - Dunfermline Abbey and Palace
- Hotel Pick Up and Drop Off
- Food and Drinks
- Entry Fees
- Entry/Admission - Linlithgow Palace
- Entry/Admission - The Battle of Bannockburn Experience
- Entry/Admission - National Wallace Monument
Highland Explorer Tours, 60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
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