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Outlander private tour – Lallybroch , Culross and Drummond Castle - Private Outlander Tours from Edinburgh

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Our private Outlander tours from Edinburgh visit Outlander's Lallybroch in Scotland .Visit Lallybroch , Jamie Fraser's home ( Midhope Castle ), Culross and Drummond Castle . Small private tours Scotland

Looking for day trips from Edinburgh ? Have you ever visited a 500 year old castle ? How about taking our Outlander tour from Edinburgh , Scotland of Outlander's Lallybroch with Private tours Edinburgh - just one of Scotland's amazing Outlander castle film locations ?

For more details phone +44131 549 9785 or contact us online .

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Tours start at 10 am . Our private group tours take up to four people to three Outlander castle filming locations. We also offer bespoke private tours with the option of choosing your own itinerary . In just five hours you can have the perfect  Outlander day trip .

Tours start from locations in Edinburgh for a private group of one to four people

  • Normal pickup point is Edinburgh city centre , your hotel , the airport or port . Shore excursions - pickup from Rosyth, South Queensferry and Newhaven port. Ideal Day trip from Edinburgh
  • tickets included - skip the line access

For more details about availability phone +44-131 549 9785 / +44-7305-294773 . Outlander tours from Edinburgh are available six days a week . Outlander tours of Scotland .

  Private tours Edinburgh are part of the Safe Travels scheme .The ‘We’re Good To Go’ industry standard and supporting mark means we adhere to the respective government and public health guidance, and have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment to ensure the required processes and protocols are in place. Phone +44131-549-9785 for more details or contact us online .

 Phone (+44) 0131-549-9785 for availability , details and bookings or contact us online . Tickets for each location must be pre-booked in advance online - more ticket details here .

Your driver /guide gives you the history of each castle , details of the episodes filmed at each location and other points of interest on the journey . Each tour features

  • music - the Outlander theme song plus Scottish music
  • photography and videos - we help customers to take the best possible pictures on their trip
  • information abut Scottish culture and arts
  • Lallybroch souvenirs are available, speak to your driver for details

Other pickup points can be arranged .

  • visit Lallybroch - Midhope Castle, ancestral home of Jamie Fraser
  • Drummond Castle
  • Culross Palace
  • half day Outlander tour
  • Take in unique views of three historic castles featured in Outlander
  • Small private group tour with up to of four people
  • Outlander tours from Edinburgh

Shore excursions Edinburgh - all of our tours are available as shore excursions from the Edinburgh ports of South Queensferry, Newhaven and Rosyth . Daytime phone number +44131 549 9785.

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Itinerary

On this tour we visit various locations used for filming the hit series Outlander. Based on the best selling novels by Diana Gabaldon, Outlander is filmed in a number of locations in castles and towns in central Scotland.

Lallybroch - Midhope Castle

The first location on this Outlander tour is Lallybroch - Midhope Castle, ancestral home of Jamie Fraser . Outlander scenes were shot at Midhope Castle on the fringes of the Hopetoun Estate near South Queensferry.

Midhope was built in the 15th Century and was built by John Martyne, laird of Medhope. It was rebuilt in the mid 1600s and remains much the same today.

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Visitors are asked to enjoy Midhope from the outside as the interior is inaccessible . In Outlander Jamie calls Claire Sassenach as a term of affection .

Midhope Castle, a 15th century tower house, is used as Lallybroch (also known as Broch Tuarach) in Outlander . Left to Jamie by his parents, Brian and Ellen, Lallybroch is also home to Jamie’s sister, Jenny, her husband Ian Murray and their children. With Lallybroch being an important part of the Outlander story, much use is made of Midhope Castle.

Lallybroch Castle tours can be booked on

phone number +44131 549 9785 or online .

2 . Culross

Culross is Scotland’s most complete example of a burgh of the 17th and 18th centuries.

Mercat Cross (in the centre of Culross) acted as the centre of Cranesmuir.

Geillis Duncan’s house and the town square where Geillis is sentenced to burn for being a witch.

Jamie and Claire rescue the thief, Tammas, when his ear is pinned to the post.

Laoghaire’s home can be seen, near Mercat Cross, on Little Causeway. A number of interior scenes were filmed inside the Palace .

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.

White-harled houses with red-tiled roofs line the steep cobbled streets which run from the market cross to the hilltop abbey. In the centre is the ochre-coloured palace with its beautifully reconstructed period garden, complete with herbs, fruit and vegetables, and rare Scots Dumpy hens. The Palace features in TV series Outlander.

3 Drummond Castle and Gardens

Drummond Castle and Gardens – the grounds, which date back to 1630, are considered “the best example of formal terraced gardens in Scotland”. The castle was used as the Palace of Versailles in an episode of TV drama Outlander. Jamie and Claire meet Black Jack Randall at a garden party and Jamie challenges Black Jack to a duel .

Drummond Castle Gardens, which are protected as a category A listed building — in contrast to the B listed castle – attract thousands of visitors per year, and are included on the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland.The gardens — complete with peacocks — feature ancient yew hedges and the remaining beech tree planted by Queen Victoria in 1842.But the grounds — which also featured in 1995 feature film Rob Roy, starring Liam Neeson — have now seen a huge boost in tourist numbers thanks to the so-called “Outlander effect”.

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Souvenir photos, t-shirts , phone cases and gifts can be bought at www.privatetoursedinburgh.com

Private tours Edinburgh are COVID secure and Good to Go.

Our photo tours of Scotland set off from Edinburgh and feature visits to the top scenic locations in the Highlands of Scotland. Perfect for iPhone and DSLR users with a passion for landscape photography ( and Instagram ) . Your guide will give you his unique Insights into Scottish culture ,music and art including Jack Vettriano

Who can solve the mystery of Craigh na Dun ?

Find out more about our full range of Outlander tours Scotland

Exclusions

  • tour escort
  • lunch

Day trip from Edinburgh

For more details phone +44131 549 9785 or contact us online .

All bookings are subject to our standard terms and conditions - bookings can be postponed by contacting us online or cancelled up to 2 days before the date of the tour with a full refund.

Your tour guide is David , an experienced tour guide and travel photographer. He is a landscape photographer on Pictures of Scotland

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COVID-19 information

In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.

Contact details

Private tours Edinburgh
53 Princes Street
Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Scotland
EH2 2ER
Starting
Edinburgh Edinburgh - City Centre Edinburgh Airport Glasgow Glasgow Airport Glasgow City Centre
Length
½
Day
Transport
Driver guide
Type
Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
Languages
English
Themes
Ancestry Castles Film and TV History Literature

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Private tours Edinburgh

Private Tours Edinburgh offers professional tours of Scotland with an expert guide on hand to give advice & information . Phone /text +447305-294773 for more details of special offers and new tours . Outlander tours visit Lallybroch ( Midhope Castle ), Castle Leoch (Doune Castle) and other locations . Game of Thrones tour to Doune Castle. Four castles tour including Stirling Castle is five star rated .Tour the amazing scenery of Glencoe and the Highlands. Falkirk tour to the Kelpies & the Falkirk Wheel .Shore excursions.Private Tours Edinburgh also offers bespoke private tours

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