Highland Whisky, Woodland & Braveheart
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Green Ensign Ewart pub
Green Ensign Ewart pub
Departing from Green Ensign Ewart pub in Edinburgh, you will travel by car and stop at the Wallace Monument in Stirling, a towering stone testimonial to the Scottish legend William Wallace. Inside, you will find fascinating exhibits leading you through the life of the real Braveheart, and most impressive of all, Wallace’s legendary 5ft 6in (1.7m) tall broadsword.
Then, you will travel north to Gleneagles Hotel Estate, one of Scotland’s world class golf courses and site of the 2014 Ryder Cup. Once here, you will enjoy a photo opportunity and see where the international legends of golf play.
You will continue this journey through the pretty countryside of Perthshire to your next stop in Crieff, where you will visit The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery. You will learn about the traditional whisky making process, see how you measure up to the world’s largest bottle of whisky and sample some of ‘The Water of Life’ itself at the fantastic Taste Experience bar. You can also enjoy a range of tasty lunch options in the Glenturret Café or take a stroll in the distillery grounds.
After lunch you will travel through the picturesque scenery of the “Sma’Glen” until you reach the beautiful Hermitage for a short walk. You will continue to the town of Dunkeld, where you will have a break for refreshments and a visit to ancient Dunkeld Cathedral. Then you will leave Perthshire and travel to the charming town of South Queensferry, where you make a brief stop to admire magnificent views of the Forth Bridges before returning to Green Ensign Ewart pub in Edinburgh from this 9 hour tour.
Tour Tickets (may vary by date)
|Adults (P/P)||40.00 (GBP)|
|Seniors (60+)||38.00 (GBP)|
|Student (w/ID)||38.00 (GBP)|
|Children (5 to 16 years old)||38.00 (GBP)|
Departure from Edinburgh
Arrival back to Edinburgh
- Knowledgeable Driver-Guide.
- Luxury modern air-conditioned coach.
- Written translations (on request).
- Entrance to attractions.
- Food and drink.
- Check in opens 15 minutes prior to the stated departure time and closes 5 minutes prior to the stated departure time. We recommend that all passengers arrive in this window as tours must depart on schedule.
For cancellations made more than 24 hrs before departure, a full refund will be given less an administration fee of 10%.
For cancellations made less than 24 hrs before departure, there will be no refund. Customers will be placed on standby for a period of 12 months.
Frequently Asked Questions
What should I bring with me?
As we like to give you as much time off the coach as possible with the opportunity for walks, we recommend you bring warm and/or waterproof clothing, wear comfortable walking shoes and take sun-block or a hat for sunny days. Don't forget your camera to capture all the lovely scenery and wildlife you'll encounter on your tour!
Can children travel on this tour?
We welcome children over 5 years old on our tours, and children aged between 5-16 years are eligible for the concessionary rate. We regret we are not able to carry children under the age of 5. However, only children over 8 years of age can take the distillery tour, please take this into consideration when booking your tour.