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Eilean Donan Castle named one of the most beautiful castles in Europe

Eilean Donan Castle named one of the most beautiful castles in Europe

Two Scottish castles have been ranked as “the most beautiful” in Europe by a notable travel outlet. Eilean Donan Castle in the Highlands and Culzean Castle in Ayrshire featured in a must-see list of medieval buildings published by Brazilian travel guide Vegas Pelo Mundo. Eilean Donan Castle prints can be ordered online . Original images of Eilean Donan Castle by David Rankin Castles from seven countries feature in the top 10, with Culzean Castle ranking 9th and Eilean Donan Castle…

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Stirling Castle , Doune Castle and the Kelpies tour

Stirling Castle , Doune Castle and the Kelpies tour

Your private tour  includes a pickup from your hotel / Airbnb in Edinburgh  , a professional driver/guide , a stay of up to an hour at each location plus a return to Edinburgh . Your expert guide will give details of the history of each castle and information about films and TV shows made at each location . Your guide will always be friendly, helpful and informative . Bookings can be made online on our bookings page or by phone /…

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Eilean Donan Castle tours

Eilean Donan Castle tours

Eilean Donan Castle tours Eilean Donan Castle is a stunning Highlands castle with a long and torrid history . Eilean Donan Castle tours from Edinburgh are available 7 days a week. Film location The castle has featured in a number of films and TV series . The castle starred in an episode of the Avengers ( the sixties TV series, not the science fiction blockbuster ), in which Joanna Lumley made her debut as Purdy.The castle was a location for…

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30 Scottish castle will re-open on 30 April

30 Scottish castle will re-open on 30 April

Scotland’s biggest operator of visitor attractions, Historic Environment Scotland (HES), has set out its plans for the reopening of its sites as Covid restrictions ease. This will see some of Scotland’s most iconic heritage sites, including Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, Blackness Castle and Linlithgow Palace , reopen to the public in line with Scottish Government guidelines. Scottish castle tours can be booked online HES is adopting a phased approach to reopen its properties, with over 70% of its free to…

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