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Outlander filming locations Full-day Tour

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January — December

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There are many Outlander Filming locations within easy reach of Edinburgh. On an outlander tour we combine them into an exciting trip back in time to Outlander. Locations include Blackness Castle, Falkland, Culross, Midhope Castle and Doune Castle.

The hit US drama Outlander follows in the footsteps of 1940's Claire as she stumbles through time to the Jacobite era of 1740's, just before the Battle of Culloden.

On this tour we visit many of the locations that were used to film the drama. Not only are these locations Outlander locations, but are also fascinating destinations in their own right.

Private guided Outlander Tour

Our friendly and knowledgeable driver-guides will ensure that you get the most of your time on tour. The balance of time inside and outside the van is per your request and of course there are many opportunities to take photos and collect souvenirs along the way.

Doune Castle is typically the furthest location from Edinburgh on a Outlander day trip and is approximately 90 minutes direct drive from Edinburgh.

We will tell you the stories and history that make each attraction come to life!

Highlights of the tour

Each tour is different, but typically on an Outlander tour from Edinburgh you will visit these filming locations:

  • Midhope Castle
  • Hopetoun House
  • Linlithgow Palace
  • Culross historic village
  • Falkland
  • Doune Castle
  • Blackness Castle
  • Aberdour Castle
  • Rannoch Moor (multi-day tour only)
  • Highland Folk Museum (multi-day tour only)

Lunch recommendations

If you are planning to stop to eat then we can provide you with a recommendation based on our location and your tastes.

Cost and inclusions

Tours are priced for the full vehicle (up to 6 passengers) and include all fuel, tolls / parking charges and the services of your driver guide. We also provide complimentary still & sparkling water.

Collection & drop off

We can collect you and drop you off at any location within Edinburgh including the airport / train station, your accommodation or meeting point.

Entrance Fees

Please note that entrance Fees are not Included be default. We advise to pre book where possible to ensure prompt entry. We can manage these bookings for you.

Contact details

Experienced Tours
6 Old Church Lane
City Of Edinburgh
EH15 3PX
Edinburgh Leith Newhaven Rosyth South Queensferry
Driver guide
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
Architecture Castles City Family History

COVID-19 facilities

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • Contactless payment possible
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face masks available for visitors
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
  • Online booking possible
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for visitors


Tour company information

Experienced Tours

We offer bespoke Tours of Scotland for groups of up to 6 guests. With your own driver guide you set the pace and sights. All of our tours are delivered by our experienced guides onboard a premium Mercedes V-Class Minivan. Private touring brings with it many benefits including more sights, easier transfers and a knowledgeable guide who will tell you the stories that make Scotland so unique in her history. From driving through the cobbled closes of Edinburgh's old town, to traversing the narrow lanes in the highlands, trust Experienced Tours to show you the best wee country in the world!

Opening times

Monday - Friday, 09.00 - 21.00
Saturday - Sunday 09.00 - 17.00

Half day tour 09.00 - 13.00 or 13.00 - 17.00
Full day tour 09.00 - 17.00
Evening Tour 18.00 - 21.00

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