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Outlander Filming Locations Tour from Edinburgh

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    8-9 hours

  • Start time


    9:30am- 6pm (From 1st February 2023)

  • Meeting Point

    Tour starts from Rabbie's Café Bar, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh

  • Ending Point

    Same as starting point

Key Highlights

  • Explore the stunning locations where Monty Python and the Holy Grail and the Outlander saga were filmed!
  • Enjoy a guided tour of an incredible 16th century village in Culross
  • Behold the iconic Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument, Doune Castle, Midhope Castle and much more
  • Enjoy a delicious picnic by the lake at Forth bridges near Linlithgow Palace
  • Be sure to capture pictures ofBlackness Castlewhich resembles a giant stone boat!


Explore the sets of the TV series "Outlander" on a full-day tour from Edinburgh.Travel back intime as you visit a 16th century old village in Culross and walk on the ancient streets of this picture perfect location. Explore the ruins of Queen Mary of Scots’ birthplace, tuck into a delicious picnic by a loch and capture incredible photos of iconic castles, lakes, and palaces on this guided tour.

Meet your tour guide at Rabbie's Café Bar, Waterloo Place and climb aboard the comfortable Mercedes mini coach to kick start the tour!

Depart Edinburgh and head first towards Queensferry Crossing to Culross as you travel through time to this virtually-unchanged 16th century village! Here you may take a stroll through Claire’s herb garden, wander around the stunning palace, or even explore the ancient streets that were built 400 years ago.

Drive past the iconic Stirling Castle and capture the Wallace Monument on your camera as you reach Doune Castle. Filmed in the hugely famous Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Doune Castle is a formidable structure that was once home to a Scottish earl in the 14th century.

Head next to Linlithgow Palace where you have time to enjoy beautiful views to the Forth bridges, tuck into a delicious picnic by the loch, and take some time to explore the ruins of Mary Queen of Scots’ birthplace. Thereafter, travel the short distance to Blackness Castle whose impressive castle resembles a giant stone boat and is also known as the ‘ship that never sailed’.

Venture further to the next highlight of the tour - Midhope Castle. Partake in a great photo opportunity at the location where the Outlander saga was filmed! Then the final leg of the tour takes you to the colorful harbor area of South Queensferry where you inhale the stunning sights before heading back to Edinburgh where the tour comes to a close.


  • Outlander filming locations tour
  • Transport in a 16 seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • English-speaking guide


  • Entry fees to visitor attractions

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all details.
Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted).  No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
Please reach the meeting point 10minutes prior to the departure time.
Children must be escorted by an adult.
The tour can accommodate upto six passengers. Incase of 7 passengers, please contact local activity operator.
One 15 kilogram bag per person.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Pack your waterproof clothing and walking shoes.

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