Day Trip to See the Lakes and Castles of Scotland: Doune & Inveraray - Departure from Edinburgh

Day Trip to See the Lakes and Castles of Scotland: Doune & Inveraray - Departure from Edinburgh

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Discover Scotland's most beautiful lakes and castles
The medieval castle of Doune, where "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" was filmed
View of Loch Lomond and the Highlands
Small group day trip from Edinburgh

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10 hours



Starting time
8:15 AM

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Set out to discover the most beautiful lakes and castles in Scotland in the West Highlands during this day trip from Edinburgh!

Board your mini-van and depart Edinburgh in a small group, headed towards the West Highlands and the Scottish mountains.

There will be a brief stop at Stirling Castle, before continues on to Doune Castle, which was built more than 600 years ago. It also served as the filming location for "Monty Python and the Holy Grail".

Next, head North towards Kilchurn castle, which is situated on the banks of Lake Awe and surrounded by mountains. Your trip will then make its way towards Inveraray village, located on the bank of Loch Fyne. Here you will see a castle from the 18th century where the Duke of Argyll, Chief of the Campbell clan, used to live (ticket not included, to be paid on site).

Before returning to Edinburgh, pass by the "Rest and Be Thankful" observation point as well as Loch Lomond. The last stop will be the traditional village of Luss. The trip will return to Edinburgh late afternoon.

Departure place

Good to know

Availability: Every day, excluding exceptional dates

Departure time: 8:15am

Return time: 6:30pm approximately

Departure: St Andrew's Square Bus Station

Children under the age of 5 are not permitted on the tour

The tour will have a maximum of 16 participants

Inveraray Castle is only open from April-October

Price includes

  • Day trip to see the lakes and castles of Scotland in a small group
  • Entrance ticket to Doune Castle
  • Transport in a mini-van with AC

Price doesn’t include

  • Ticket to Inveraray Castle (£11 for adults)
  • Lunch
  • Tips
  • All other extras



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