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Rosslyn Chapel, Dunfermline Abbey and Stirling Castle Day Tour from Edinburgh

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This is the undisputed tour for history lovers. We journey through Scottish history stopping at Dunfermline Abbey, Stirling Castle and finally Rosslyn Chapel and tell you the stories of these incredible places and 'Braveheart', 'William Wallace', 'Robert the Bruce' and the 'Da Vinci Code' along the way.
Highlights
  • Visit three famous medieval landmarks near Edinburgh on one tour
  • Views of water and land from the UNESCO-listed Forth Road Bridge
  • Guided tour: Learn more about Scottish history and legends
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from Edinburgh
What to Expect
After pickup from a central Edinburgh location, set out on the short drive north to Dunfermline, crossing the famous Forth Road Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On arrival in Dunfermline, enjoy free time to visit Dunfermline Abbey, where legendary Scottish king Robert the Bruce is buried. Nearby, the Battle of Bannockburn visitor center retells the story of Robert the Bruce’s victorious clash with English king Edward II.
Continue to Stirling, where you tour Stirling Castle and take in views from the Wallace Monument and learn about Scotland’s real-life Braveheart from your guide. Finally, visit the Rosslyn Chapel, the real-life setting for Dan Brown’s best-selling novel and movie adaptation, The Da Vinci Code.
Your tour ends with drop-off in central Edinburgh.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stephen, our guide, Was amusing and had great information to share and in a fun way. Made learning not boring! The weather poured for part of the day but we still had fun!

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Tabitha L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome day out! Our driver/guide Greg was very personable, funny and extremely knowledgeable. Throughout the day he shared a TON of valuable information about each site we visited and about the history of both the locations and of Scotland as a whole. The only complaint...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bounsall06
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an interesting tour that was! The landscape unbelievable and the Stirling Castle gorgeous! We lived Scotland great History! Many thanks to our driver, Stephen H. He was just excellent. Keep up with good work Stephen!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Maria D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time and there was plenty of time to see all the places. Our tour guide was fun and played the bagpipes. The only reason I didn't give the tour 5 stars was because I think it should be noted on your...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Tour with a very knowledgeable driver. Great fun and very enjoyable plus the amazing weather made it even better.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Donna R
May 5, 2019|
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No. The church at the Abbey and talk is free. The old part the Abbey is extra. Admissions to Castle and Rosslyn Chapel are extra. All three extras are worth the money. Tour guide expedites admission and there is a small... More
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Maps287192
March 10, 2019|
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Response from Annecyborn | Reviewed this property |
Day trip only - about 8 hours long
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John K
March 2, 2019|
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I believe it was around 6 p,m,
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