Private Outlander Minibus Tour From Edinburgh

From USD 666.47
Per Person
Risk Free

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located hotel in Edinburgh
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Join a fascinating adventure on this 9-hour private tour from Edinburgh and discover the Scottish sites that double for the fictional land of Outlander, which was filmed entirely on location in Scotland. Ride in a comfortable minibus as your private guide introduces you to the real places romantic castles, picturesque towns, and sweeping scenery that inspired author Diana Gabaldon.


  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Small-group tour by minibus

Know More about this tour

Begin your private tour with a 9am pickup from your Edinburgh hotel. Once settled into the comfortable air-conditioned minivan, get ready for a fascinating 9-hour trip into the world of Outlander, listening to your guide's insight into the show's filming and production along the way.

Arrive at the stunning Doune Castle near Stirling. This castle plays a leading role in the show standing in for the fictional Castle Leoch, home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan in the episodes set in the 18th century. Travel onward to the Lothians and explore the 15th-century fortress of Blackness Castle, which sits on the banks of the river Forth and doubles as the setting for the Fort William headquarters of "Black" Jack Randall and the heart-wrenching scene of Jamies incarceration. Nearby, Linlithgow palace stands in for the prison entrance and corridors. Then its off to Hopetoun house located just along the road in South Queensferry, which doubled for the stately home of the fictional Duke of Sandringham.

Finally, head to the picturesque coastal town of Culross that saw its Mercat area transformed into the fictional village of Cranesmuir, the home of Geillis Duncan and her husband Arthur. Take a stroll along the towns cobbled alleyways its about as close to stepping back in time to the 18th century as you can get. Find the gorgeous herb garden that Claire works in in the grounds of the fictional Castle Leoch behind the impressive historic Culross Palace.

Finish your 9-hour tour where it began: conveniently in front of your Edinburgh hotel.


  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned 8 seat VIP Class Mercedes Minibus or 6 seat "V" Class Mercedes


  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Infant seat and booster chair (available to rent)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Please provide the children's ages at the time of booking, use Special Requirements field

A maximum of 8 people per booking

A small amount of walking is involved

Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be  accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

During the winter season, Hopetoun House is closed to the public (October through March)

Cruise ship passengers should provide local tour operator with the ship's name, docking time, disembarkation time and departure time so that appropriate arrangements can be made