Stirling & Falkirk
– 8 Hours
- Available All Year Round
- Pick-up and drop off from your accommodation in Glasgow City or Airport
- A private tour in your own vehicle, catering to your party only
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- An experienced Scottish driver/guide
- Bottled water on board at all times
- Waterproofs available for emergency rain spells!
- Food Allowance
- Admission entrances to Attractions
- Falkirk Wheel
- William Wallace Monument
- Stirling Castle
to your starting point.
Next, a short drive will take us to the stunning landmark – the ‘Kelpies’ standing 60 metres tall. They are the largest equine sculpture in the world. (The word Kelpie is a Scottish Gaelic word describing a horse that haunts streams and waterways)
Departing from here, we head to William Wallace’s Monument, opened in 1869 (its celebrating 150 year anniversary) the monument is a 67 meter (220 feet) sandstone tower. Access to the tower from the car park can be with either a 5 minute bus ride to the top (recommended) or a 20 minute walk. Built to commemorate Sir William Wallace this is a must see national attraction. In the tower itself are a number of artifacts believed to belong to Wallace himself, including a 1.63-meter(5ft 4inch) sword. After your decent, it’s advisable to pop into the reasonably priced cafe for a light lunch.
Stirling Castle awaits! This is the last leg of your journey, built in the 12th century, nestled on quartz-dolerite (350 million years old) this is one of Scotland’s most important and formidable castles. Many a siege has been laid against this fortress and failed, even the Romans bypassed it! Multiple Scottish Kings and Queens have been crowned here, including Mary Queen of Scots in 1542.
Your driver will then take you to a place in Glasgow City of your choosing.
ADMISSION ENTRY FEES 2019
Child ………………… £7.50
Senior …………….. £12.00
Child ……………….. £9.00
Child ………………… £6.50