Our new Outlander and Game of Thrones tour is perfect for fans of the two most popular TV shows on screen this year . First of all we take a unique tour of three key locations in the life of Outlander’s Jamie Fraser –Lallybroch ( Midhope Castle ) , Jamie’s ancestral home , Linlithgow Palace ( Wentworth Prison ) and Blackness Castle ( Fort William ) . Then we visit Doune Castle , featured as Winterfell in Game of Thrones , and also Castle Leoch In Outlander .
Castle tours can be booked on +447305-294773, toll free number 1-866-233-2644 or online .
Tours for groups of up to four people run daily seven days a week at 10 am .
Tours start at 10 am . Our private group tours take up to four people . We also offerbespoke private tours with the option of choosing your own itinerary . This tour costs £275
Private tours Edinburgh Phone +44131-549-9785 for more details or contact us online .
Each tour features
- music – TV / film themes and Scottish music
- photography – 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
Tours start from your hotel or accommodation in Edinburgh or Glasgow . Wide range of Outlander Scotland Tours from Edinburgh .
Other pickup points can be arranged .
- Lallybroch– Midhope Castle, ancestral home of Jamie Fraser
- Linlithgow Palace – Wentworth Prison
- Blackness Castle – Fort William
- Doune Castle –Winterfell in Game of Thrones & Castle Leoch in Outlander
- half day tour
- Take in unique views of four historic castles featured in Outlander & Game of Thrones
- Small private group tour with up to four people
1 . Lallybroch – Midhope Castle
The first location on this 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 by John Martyne, laird of Medhope. It was rebuilt in the mid 1600s and remains much the same today.
The interior ofMidhope is inaccessible .
Midhope Castle, a 16th-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. Lallybroch is a crucial part of Jamie Fraser’s life in Outlander . In Outlander Jamie calls Claire Sassenach as a term of affection .
Outlander & Game of Thrones tours can be booked on 07305-294773 or toll free number 1-866-233-2644 oronline.
2 . Blackness Castle
Blackness Castlewas built in 1440 by Sir George Crichton . The castle provides the setting forFort William, as the original fort no longer exists.
The castle is long and narrow because of the shape of the rock on which it is situated and it is sometimes called ‘ the ship that never sailed ‘ . It guards the bay at Blackness and is only a few miles fromLinlithgow Palace. The first castle was built in the middle of the 15th century by Sir George Crichton , Earl of Caithness , a member of one of the most powerful families in Scotland .
Jamie Fraser Outlander tours can be booked on 07305-294773 , toll free number 1-866-233-2644 oronline.
3 . Linlithgow Palace
This royal palace is where Jamie Fraser was imprisoned and it featured some of the most harrowing scenes of the TV show Outlander . The Palace is also famous as the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots .
The palace wasWentworth Prison and the prison corridors and entrance were used in episode 15 of the first series whenJamie Fraser was brutally incarcerated by his adversary,Black Jack Randall.
Built in the 1400s and 1500s, the now-ruined palace is set among the spectacular surrounds ofLinlithgow Loch and Peel. Visitors can climb to the top of the palace for a magnificent panoramic view of the Loch and Palace .Jamie Fraser t-shirtsand gifts
4 . Doune Castle
Doune Castleis Winterfell in Game of Thrones and featured in Monty Python’s Holy Grail. VisitDoune Castle on a unique private tour of the Game of Thrones Castle in Scotland – Winterfell .Check availability by phoning us now on 07305-294773 or contact us online . Toll free number 1-866-233-2644
- professional driver / guide
- air conditioned vehicle
- 3 USB charging points
- entrance tickets
- lunch ( your driver will give you recommendations for lunch in Linlithgow )
Game of Thrones t-shirts Doune Castle
Doune is one of the best preserved medieval castles in Scotland. The Game of Thrones castle private tour starts at 10 am and it includes a transfer from Edinburgh to Doune , a driver/guide , a stay of about an hour at the castle plus a return to Edinburgh . Your guide will give details of the history of the castle , information about the Game of Thrones filming plus all the other films made at Doune Castle including Monty Python and the Holy Grail .Behind the scenes accessVisitors to the castle can get details about Game of Thrones filming in the Great Hall and courtyard of the castle .Insider accessTake the audio tour of the castle narrated by Monty Python’s Terry Jones and Outlander’s Jamie Fraser ( Sam Heughan ) .Game of Thrones t-shirts The castle was used as the set for Winterfell in the TV seriesGame of Thrones(2011–present), an adaptation of the A Song of Ice and Fire series of novels by George R. R. Martin. The castle was also used as “Castle Leoch” in the TV adaption of the Outlander series of novels. The Great Hall is 20 metres by 8 metres , and 12 metres high to its timber roof, again a 19th-century replacement. Large windows light the hall, and stairs lead down to the three cellars on ground level.
Ourphoto tours of Scotlandset 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
- Doune Castle is unique in that it actually has five claims to movie fame –
- Game of Thrones
- Monty Python and the Holy Grail
- the Outlaw King
- Mary Queen of Scots
The BBC adaptation of “Ivanhoe” in 1996 also featured Doune as a location. Game of Thrones / Outlander Castle tour costs £250 . Check availability by phoning us now on 07305-294773 or contact us onlineToll free number 1-866-233-2644
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