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Scottish castles tour - private tour of four ancient castles

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Our private tour visits four unique ancient Scottish castles.   On this tour you will visit Drummond Castle & Gardens ,  Stirling Castle  , Culross Palace  and Blackness Castle .
Drummond Castle Gardens were featured as the French royal Palace of Versailles in TV drama Outlander. The formal gardens are listed as a Category A listed building . They are one of Scotland's hidden treasures .

Culross Palace was built in 1597 by Sir George Bruce, the Laird of Carnock , it was visited by King James VI in 1617. It is now owned and cared for by the National Trust for Scotland.
Stirling Castle is one of Scotland’s most impressive castles due to its imposing position overlooking the Forth Valley and its impressive Renaissance architecture designed by the Stewart kings of Scotland

Blackness Castle features in Outlander and the Outlaw King

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

Stirling Castle is an ancient Scottish castle built by the Stewart kings of Scotland. Mary was crowned Queen of Scots in the Chapel Royal, Stirling Castle, aged just nine months.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Drummond Gardens, 2 miles south of Crieff on the Muthill Road (A822) Drummond Castle, Crieff PH7 4HZ Scotland

Drummond Castle and Gardens , a private castle and amazing formal gardens. Used in Outlander as the Palace of Versailles

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Culross Palace, West Green, Culross KY12 8JH Scotland

Built in 1597 by Sir George Bruce, the Laird of Carnock , it was visited by King James VI in 1617. It is now owned and cared for by the National Trust for Scotland.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Blackness Castle, Blackness, Linlithgow EH49 7NH Scotland

Blackness features in Outlander and the Outlaw King

Duration: 1 hour

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour for up to 4 people
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • a maximum of four people per booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Every vehicle is thoroughly cleaned inside and out before each tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Private tour
  • in car phone charging

  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir t-shirts , phone cases and photo cases (available to purchase from the Private Tours Edinburgh website , more details from your driver / guide
  • Escort
  • entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Stirling Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Drummond Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Culross Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Blackness Castle

Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
pickup from any hotel /Airbnb in Edinburgh


  • Turnhouse Airport, Edinburgh EH12 9DN Scotland


  • Rosyth
  • South Queensferry
  • Newhaven , Edinburgh

Departure Time
10:00 AM

4 to 5 hours

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 Private tours Edinburgh 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.

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. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.