Outlander Tours Scotland | Outlander Tours From Glasgow & Edinburgh
Are you an OUTLANDER FAN? are you visiting Scotland? If want to take a private guided tour and learn more about the characters and locations used in the series’s from two fellow fans, then keep reading.
Why not walk in the footsteps of Claire Beauchamp Randell, a nurse who was transported from 1945 to The Highlands of Scotland in 1743. You will start your tour from Glasgow or Edinburgh visiting these film locations:
Doune Castle in Stirling, Castle Leoch in the series and home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan in the 18th Century.
Falkland, Kingdom of Fife, this stands in for the city of Inverness in the series, where you can visit Falkland Palace and Gardens.
Culross, Kingdom of Fife, which in the series is the village of Cranesmuir the home to Claire’s family friend Gellis Duncan.
Bo’ness Kinneil Railway, which doubles up for wartime London, a heritage railway museum.
“Some interesting fan trivia and Outlander facts”
- To most fans this is common knowledge, Sir Sean Connery & Liam Neeson were considered for the role of Jamie Fraser.
- Claire Fraser was cast the 11th hour, Irish actress Caitriona Balfe was chosen just a short time before filming began!
- When Outlander was about to air, due to the nature of the shows plot Then UK prime minister David Cameron wanted to delay filming until after the Scottish Independence vote in 2014. The show was in fact delayed, controversial to say the least.
- Outlander was inspired by Doctor Who! From time travel, elements of the story and some characters take a step back and you can see the influence.
FOR MORE FUN FACTS AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO TOUR ALL OUTLANDER LOCATIONS IN SCOTLAND
Outlander Fans At Doune Castle In Stirlingshire, Scotland
Video Courtesy Of Visit Scotland