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Stirling Castle Day Tour from Edinburgh

Visit Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and a Whisky Distillery all in one day by luxury coach.

Enjoy a day of history, culture and amazing Scottish scenery.

Note: Entrance to any attractions is extra but is not essential, as the tour can still be enjoyed in itself. You can choose what suits you at the time.

Read on for more details of this fantastic day tour!

  • Panoramic High-level Viewing

    Unobstructed viewing over hedges.

  • Driver’s Eye View of the Road Ahead

    Forward-facing video of the view in front.

  • Free WiFi Connection

    Stay connected to your online world.

  • USB Charging Point By Your Seat

    You can keep your phone and devices fully-charged.

  • Air-conditioned Comfort

    Plus reclining seats, footrests and lap belts.

  • Toilet Onboard

    Your travelling comfort is assured.

Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and a Whisky Distillery – all in 1 day!

Come with us for a great day out from Edinburgh on our Stirling Castle Tour!  This fantastic 1-Day Tour will take you through the beautiful Scottish countryside, via the Forth Bridges and historic Culross, on our way to our famous destinations.

Your comfort is assured throughout our journey, as our luxury, air-conditioned coaches also feature: Free WiFi; USB Charging Points; Reclining Seats; and an Onboard Toilet. There are lap belts for your safety too.

Our full-size luxury coaches provide plenty of legroom and space for you to walk around. Their high-level seating gives you a clear panoramic view over hedges as we travel on our Scottish countryside adventure. The forward-looking video screen also gives you a driver’s view of the road ahead.

We think it’s the Best One-Day Stirling Castle Tour from Edinburgh, and we’re sure you’ll agree, just read our passenger reviews!

Share the Adventure!

Amazing sights and scenery for you to capture and share the memories of.

Our Stirling Castle  Day Tour Itinerary

Our full day adventure departs from Edinburgh at 8:30 am.

As we leave Edinburgh, we’ll head north over the Firth of Forth, where Three World Famous Bridges from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries run side-by-side. (We’ll have a brief photo stop at the viewpoint.) We’ll then pass through the historic and picturesque town of Culross which has featured in several movies.

  • Stop 1: Forth Bridges Viewpoint (Photo Stop)

    An opportunity to capture memorable photos of the world famous bridges.

  • Stop 2: Stirling Castle

    This ancient castle was the preferred residence of Scottish royalty and its fascinating history embraces centuries of turbulent times, all of which left its mark for you to discover.

    Entry to Stirling Castle: Adult £15; Child £9; Concession £12.
    Note: If you intend to visit other sites run by Historic Environment Scotland, you may be able to save money with their Explorer Pass. For example, a 5-day Explorer Pass will gain you access to all their properties over a five day period (including Melrose Abbey, which is on one of our other day tours). The cost for the 5-Day Explorer Pass is: Adult £35.00; Child £21; Concession £28; Family £70 (for 2 adults and up to 6 children).

    Passing Sights: Forth Bridges; Culross

  • Stop 3: Loch Lomond – (Optional Cruise)

    Arguably, the most beautiful of the Scottish Lochs is waiting to share its delights with you. And you can cruise on its waters too and see for yourself where the Lowlands meet the Highlands across the geological wonder that is the Highland Boundary Fault.

    Costs for the optional Loch Lomond Cruise are:
    Adult £10.50; 13-15 yrs £8.50; 5-12 yrs £7; Under 5’s Free; Family (2+2) £30

  • Stop 4: Whisky Distillery (Optional Tour)

    Scotland is rightly famed worldwide for its beauty, history – and of course its whisky! Now you have the ideal opportunity to discover for yourself just what magic goes into the making of this remarkable international export.

    Whisky Tour Cost: £11.50

  • Stop 5: Edinburgh - Returning approximately 6:50 pm

Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and Whisky Distillery Day Tours by Luxury Coach from Edinburgh - Go Travel Scotland

Forth Bridges Viewpoint


Stirling Castle


Loch Lomond


Whisky Distillery



Stirling Castle Tour Stops

  1. Forth Bridges Viewpoint (Photo Stop)
  2. Stirling Castle
  3. Loch Lomond
  4. Whisky Distillery
  5. Edinburgh

Other Sights We Pass Include:

  • Forth Bridges
  • Culross
  • Linlithgow Palace
  • The Kelpies
  • Wallace Monument
  • The Ochil Hills
  • River Forth
  • Balloch
  • The Campsies

Join us on the trip of a Lifetime!

We look forward to sharing it with you.

Departure and Return

  • Departure Point: Bus Stand ZH
    Outside Calton Burial Grounds on Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EG
  • Departure Time: 8:30 am
    Check-in at departure point 15 minutes prior to departure
  • Approximate Return Time: 6:50 pm at the original departure point

(Note, it’s the same location as The Loch Ness Tour shown on the map.)

What’s Included in our Stirling Castle Day Tour:

  • Professional driver
  • Transport by luxury, air-conditioned coach
  • Storage of collapsible baby buggies etc. in the coach’s luggage hold

What’s Not Included:

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees for Attractions

Additional Information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Infants aged under 2 are free provided they do not occupy a seat. Please add a child ticket to your booking if you would like to reserve a seat for infants (highly recommended for this day tour).
Seats are first-come, first-served.
The tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately.
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
Unfortunately, the tour is not wheelchair accessible.
Each traveller is allowed 1 carry-on bag size luggage. Please inform the tour operator prior to travel if you wish to store luggage or collapsible buggies in the storage area under the coach.
Tours may be cancelled if numbers are too low, but passengers will be offered an alternative tour, another date or receive a full refund.
Please note: the timings of stops and between destinations are approximate and entirely dependent on traffic conditions.