Around the Ochils – short day tour #1 (copy)

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Around the Ochils Short day tour - departures from the Scottish Central belt 10 hour full day tour is £240 (if group of 8 is £30 per person), so a 5 hour half day tour works out £120 (if group of 8 is £15 per person)

For travel between 4th November 2021 - 18th February 2022

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Around the Ochils - short day tour

-stops and route along the way flexible and personalised depending on your preferences, interests, the weather and your tour start off pick up/drop off location

Around the Ochils / first taste of Scotland (especially if you are have just arrived as a new international student at Stirling University)

Short day tour #1

click the link for more info/itinerary/tour details:

SD#1 - 1st taste of Scotland - around the Ochils - Short day tour - Unicorn Tours


Around the Ochils – Sheriffmuir, Gleneagles, (optional Drummond Castle & Gardens “the Versailles in Outlander”), Glen Devon, Rumbling Bridge, Castle Campbell/Dollar and the Ochil hillfoots villages, etc.

Short day tour

Around the Ochils – Sheriffmuir, Gleneagles,(optional Drummond Castle & Gardens), Glen Devon, Rumbling Bridge, Castle Campbell/Dollar and the Ochil hillfoots villages,etc.

for your private, flexible tailor-made small group

sample itinerary SD#1

Sheriffmuir country road with spectacular view over to the munros of the Loch Lomond & Trossachs nationalpark, the Campsies and Perthshire hills past the site of the Battle of Sheriffmuir

which was one of the key battles during the Jacobite civil wars.

Gleneagles, past Scotland’s top golf-courses and hotels

optional stop at the Drummond Castle & Gardens


and/or historic Dunblane, its cathedral, charming village atmosphere & River Allan & Darn walk or on request Dunblane museum, 

the historic Leighton & nearby Innerpeffray libraries.

Stunning at any time, but especially during the spring-blossom

through picturesque Glendevon

We go for a nature walk into the  Rumbling bridge 


Discover Clackmannanshire

Clackmannanshire in the autumn

View of the Ochils from the Clackmannanshire bridge + Castle Campbell

Through beautiful Dollar we make our way up the glen.

There are great walks and river falls walks up with superb view at Castle Campbell

the lowland home of the Duke of Argyll, the Clan chief of the Campbell’s Scotland’s second most important Clans after their “traditional enemies” the MacDonalds.

The Hillfoots villages at the foothills of the Ochils – Yetts of Muckhart, Dollar, Tillicoultry, Alva, Menstrie, Blairlogie, Logiekirk – all offer great walks through the glens and along stunning waterfalls – plus there is Gartmorn dam & the Cambus pools nature reserve

and are literally only minutes away from Stirling & the Uni.


Prices for short day tours are proportionally based on the cost of a 10 hour full 1 day tour (see below),

  • i.e. a short day tour of 5 hours will cost 1/2 of the 1 day tour price
  • i.e. a short day tour of 3.3 hours will cost 1/3 of a the 1 day tour price
  • and so on (1 hour is costing a 1/10 of the full 1 day 10 hour tour)


Price for a full day tour

  • 10 hour full day tour is £240

(if only 1 person = £240 for the tour / for a couple it is £120 per person / for 3 it is £80 per person / for a group of 4 is £60 per person / if 5 = £48 pp / if 6 = £40 pp / if 7 = £34 pp / for 8 passengers is £30 per person - these are the discounted winter prices up to February 2022)


  • Departures from the Scottish Central belt (Stirling, Falkirk, Dunfermline, etc. area & pick ups up to 1 hour drive away from our Alloa/Clackmannanshire base)


At Unicorn Tours we offer over 45 one day and short day tours -personalised, flexible, private small group tours for up to 8 passengers:


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Price for short day tour:

  • 5 hour half day short day tour is half the price of a 1 day tour

(or more if the tour is longer/or less if the tour is shorter)

(see 1 day tour prices below)


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(* pick ups from anywhere in the Scottish Central belt & beyond. We are close to Stirling & its University, Falkirk & Dunfermline; * 45 minutes from Edinburgh, Glasgow & Perth; * just 1 hour from Dundee & St. Andrews)
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* 100s of the best routes to cover every corner of Scotland * Small group Highlands, Islands & off the beaten track adventure tours * Personalised, flexible customised tours to suit your interests & preferences * Spectacular tailormade, small group adventure & specialist interest 1 day & multi-day tours * City tours * Nature, wildlife, history, walking, culture, whisky, island-hopping & more interests & activities * Spectacular off-the beaten track routes, where large coaches won't travel * Our maximum passenger number is 8

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