Eilean Donan Castle is the stunning Highlands castle set on an island in the middle of three lochs. The castle is the most photographed castle in the UK and it featured in the films Highlander and James Bond . Your tour guide will take you to the three best locations for pictures of the castle .
Eilean Donan has made several appearances in films, beginning with Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1948 and The Master of Ballantrae in 1953.The castle was the setting for the 1980 short film Black Angel, filmed to accompany screenings of The Empire Strikes Back in cinemas. It featured prominently in Highlander (1986) as the home of Clan MacLeod, was backdrop to a dance scene in the Bollywood movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai in 1998, and served as the Scottish headquarters of MI6 in The World Is Not Enough in 1999. In Elizabeth: The Golden Age Eilean Donan stood in for Fotheringhay Castle in England. In the movie Made of Honor Eilean Donan can be seen as home of the groom’s family.
Broch Tuarach is a real place which you can visit on our Outlander tours . Lallybroch / Midhope Castle is a 16th century castle featured in Broch Tuarach tours, in Outlander. Jamie calls his home Broch Tuarach in Gaelic or Lallybroch . Over 50 Broch Tuarach gifts including throw pillows, phone cases, prints, t-shirts , travel mugs and lots more
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1 – Doune Castle (Castle Leoch) … 2 – Blackness Castle (Fort William) … 3 – Midhope Castle (Lallybroch) … 4 – Linlithgow Palace (Wentworth Prison) … 5 – Aberdour Castle (Sainte Anne de Beaupré Monastery) Broch Tuarach / Lallybroch is an important part of the Outlander story, and so many scenes feature Midhope Castle. Phone (+44) 0131-549-9785 for details and bookings . Lallybroch Castle tours can be booked on +447305-294773 Toll free number 1-866-233-2644 or online .Private tours Edinburgh 0131-549-9785 .Castle Leoch Doune Castle
Lallybroch is Jamie Fraser’s home in Outlander . Lallybroch was filmed at real life Midhope Castle , ancient ruined 16th-century castle tower near Edinburgh. Lallybroch gifts can be bought online . Lallybroch / Outlander face masks are now for sale.
Originally dating to the 13th Century, Doune Castle near Stirling plays Castle Leoch, home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan.
It also features in the 20th century episode when Claire and Frank Randall visit the castle on a day trip.
Once a Royal residence, Doune Castle was rebuilt by Robert Stewart, Duke of Albany in the late 14th Century.
Doune has appeared several times on screen and was widely used in Monty Python and the Holy Grail. It also represented the castle Winterfell in Game of Thrones and it featured in the Netflix production the Outlaw King , starring Chris Pine .
This royal pleasure palace and birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots became the backdrop for some of the most harrowing scenes of Outlander .
Depicted as Wentworth Prison, the prison corridors and entrance were used in episode 15 of the first series when Jamie 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 of Linlithgow Loch and Peel.
One of Scotland’s most impressive strongholds, Blackness Castle near Linlithgow was used as the Fort William headquarters of Black Jack Randall.
The 15th-century ex-artillery fortress overlooks the Firth of Forth and is known as “the ship that never sailed” due to its unusual shape.
It was built in the 15th century by one of Scotland’s most powerful families, the Crichtons.
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