The Outlander Season 2 tour otherwise known as the Vivent Les Frasers tour is a brilliant way to see some of the fantastic locations used for filming Season 2 of the hit Stars TV Show Outlander. It includes The Drummond Castle Gardens (Gardens of Versailles), Hopetoun House (Paris Bedrooms), Linlithgow Palace (Wentworth Prison) and Callendar House (Where the Duke of Sandringham loses his head in Season 2).
The tour has two meeting points, one at Glasgow and the other at Dalmeny Train Station near Edinburgh.
The tour lasts around 8 to 10 hours and is a must for any visitor whether you are a fan of the show or not.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: Hopetoun House, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9SL Scotland
Hopetoun House, used for the filming of many of the French scenes, in particular, the Paris bedrooms in Season 2 and the Duke of Sandringham's residence in Season 1. We stay here for 1 hour and a half including time to have some lunch and the excellent Stables Tearoom onsite.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Linlithgow Palace, 9 Kirkgate Sulisker, Boghall, Linlithgow EH49 7AL Scotland
Linlithgow Palace, is only a short drive away from the train station. The Palace, built by James the 1st of Scotland, became a favourite Royal Stuart Palace until James 6th of Scotland whose mother, Mary Queen of Scots was born at the Palace in 1542. For Outlander filming, it played the part of Wentworth Prison.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Callendar House, Callendar Rd, Falkirk FK1 1YR, UK
The house is a council run property and has a vast array of exhibitions and educational facilities. We visit just for the kitchen which was the filming location where the Duke of Sandringham loses his head in Season 2. Aside from the Outlander connection, there are costumed guides on hand to explain how the kitchen once was in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Drummond Castle, Muthill, Crieff PH7 4HZ, UK
Our last stop on the day is at the Drummond Castle Estate where you can visit the gardens, made famous in Outlander as the gardens of Versailles. The gardens are beautiful, and for anyone interested in gardening, flowers and plants, it is a fabulous experience, especially if the weather is favourable
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- The duration of tours are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- Transport is wheelchair accessible however be prepared for uneven surfaces at the sites visited which may be difficult for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair. The attractions are not wheelchair friendly
- Minimum age is 18 years
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
- Bottled water
- Local guide
- Live commentary on board
- Professional guide
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Food and drinks
- Entrance Fees
- Entry/Admission - Hopetoun House
- Entry/Admission - Linlithgow Palace
- Entry/Admission - Callendar House
- Entry/Admission - Drummond Castle
8 to 10 hours
Returns to original departure point
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