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Private Mary Queen of Scots Tour with free self guided MQS Edinburgh Tour

Mary's Meanders

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Travel with the tour company named after Mary Queen of Scots. Free self-guided tour of Mary Queen of Scot's Edinburgh is included. Based in Mary's birthplace, Linlithgow.

Discover the biography of Mary, Queen of Scots – one of Medieval Europe’s most fascinating monarchs. Follow in the footsteps of the queen who once claimed the crowns of four nations, and whose beauty and kindness captivated even her enemies. Learn the story of her tragic death, as you begin at her birthplace and end at one of her favourite retreats.

What You'll Get

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Linlithgow Palace, 9 Kirkgate Sulisker, Boghall, Linlithgow EH49 7AL Scotland

See where Mary was born in 1542, the new statue that was funded by the Marie Stuart Society.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: St. Michael's Parish Church, Adjacent to Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow Scotland

Mary was baptised here in this beautiful medieval church with stunning stained glass windows. See the lasting marks that Oliver Cromwell's men left inside and outside of the church building.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Stirling Castle, Castle Esplanade Upper Castle Hill, Old Town, Stirling FK8 1EJ Scotland

Visit the beautifully restored Royal Apartments where Mary lived as a young child and where she was crowned.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Falkland Palace & Garden, 11 miles north of Kirkcaldy, Falkland KY15 7BY Scotland

Reconstructed rooms from Mary, beautiful gardens and the oldest tennis court in the UK.

Duration: 1 hour

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Bottled water
  • Local Guide who is a member of the Marie Stuart Society
  • Driver/Guide
  • FREE self guided MQOS Edinburgh included with all bookings
  • Private transportation
  • Live commentary on board

  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Linlithgow Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Stirling Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Falkland Palace
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick up/drop off
  • Entry/Admission - Linlithgow Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Stirling Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Falkland Palace & Garden

Departure Point
Station Rd, Linlithgow EH49 7DH, UK

Departure Time
9:00 AM

8 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Mary's Meanders in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.