Outlander Explorer

1 Day Tour Departing From Edinburgh

Price from $85.00 USD

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1 Day

Free Audio Guides

24 Hour Cancellation

Imagine walking in the footsteps of Jamie and Claire from Outlander, with a local Scottish Guide regaling all the gruesome history and stories which inspired Diana Gabaldon. We take you on a journey to some of the most famous Outlander filming locations such as Midhope Castle, the real-life Lallybroch, Doune Castle, the seat of Clan MacKenzie and the impressive Blackness Castle, the setting for Fort William. Your guide will give you an insight into the history and stories of each location, making this the perfect trip for those looking for a quick Outlander fix.


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Where does the tour depart from?

How long is the tour?

Your Outlander tour from Edinburgh spans about 9 hours*, offering ample time to explore castles, villages, and iconic filming spots.

*Length of tour may vary depending on traffic and weather conditions.

Do all tour locations appear in Outlander?

Yes! Every castle and attraction we visit on this tour has been featured in the Outlander series.

Will there be Outlander spoilers on the tour?

While exploring Outlander filming locations from both early and later seasons, you might encounter some spoilers. Your Highland Explorer guide will provide context on the scenes filmed there. Consider this your friendly heads-up on potential spoilers!

Will I meet Jamie?

The likelihood of meeting him on your Outlander tour is rather slim. Still, one can dream!

Are there toilet facilities on the coach?

While our coaches don't offer onboard toilets, rest assured that our itineraries include regular comfort stops, allowing frequent access to restroom facilities.

Are your tours accessible?

Our guides are unable to assist with wheelchairs or provide physical assistance during boarding or disembarking from the coach. Passengers should be capable of boarding and disembarking independently using the access stairs or with the help of a traveling companion. Foldable wheelchairs can be stored in our onboard luggage storage during travel.

Please note that some stops on our tours may involve rough terrain or only be accessible by steps.

It's important to be aware that your accommodation may have limited accessibility for wheelchair users. More info can be found on our Accessibility page.

Can I purchase snacks or souvenirs at the stops along the way?

Yes! Our routes include stops where you can grab a snack or recharge with a drink. Occasionally, we pause at shops offering local souvenirs as well. For precise details about timing and stops, don't hesitate to inquire with your guide.

Where can I get a more detailed itinerary?

Although our tours follow a structured plan with key stops, part of the excitement comes from unexpected surprises! We refrain from providing additional details beyond what's outlined here, as factors like weather, traffic, and the preferences of our driver guides may lead to slight deviations. Trust that your journey through Scotland will be unlike any other!

What if I need to cancel my tour?

If you need to cancel your tour, you will need to inform us in writing by sending an email to info@highlandexplorertours.com. You can find our cancellation and refunds policy in section 3 in our Terms and Conditions.

I have more questions. How can you help?

Feel free to visit our general Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to common queries, or reach out to us directly via our Contact Us page.