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

  • 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
Rosslyn Chapel, Dunfermline Abbey and Stirling Castle Day Tour from Edinburgh
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Rosslyn Chapel, Dunfermline Abbey and Stirling Castle Day Tour from Edinburgh
From US$47.76
Rosslyn Chapel, Dunfermline Abbey, and Stirling Castle are three of the most impressive medieval monuments near Edinburgh. On this tour, visit them all in one day with ease, and discover Scottish history and legends including the Battle of Bannockburn, the Da Vinci Code, and the real-life Braveheart.
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.
Reviews (97)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fascinating destinations - great value and high quality tour

Stephen B was a fun and well informed guide whose exceptional knowledge of Robert the Bruce and William Wallis made the historical stories come to life. If you are tossing up whether you want to see another chapel or castle, don’t hesitate to include this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DiSemmens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Usual high standard, exceeds expectations!

Excellent.I took this trip the day after the Highland/Loch Ness one. It’s not such a long day, bit over eight hours. If your guide is called Neil and you ask him nicely then he will wear his kilt for the trip! February is cold but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank JolA9100LH
Reviewed 3 January 2019
Highlight of my whole trip 5*s!

I'm not a tour group kind of person but took a chance on booking this one because it included 3 places on my bucket list. I was blown away by each site and glad we had real wander alone time in each to take it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Harper D
Reviewed 13 December 2018
Gorgeous tour, fun guide

My mom and I took this tour together, and we both absolutely loved it. Our guide, Lizzie, knew a lot of history, and was very funny and upbeat. Everything ran according to schedule, and it was generally a wonderful, memorable day. Definitely a trip highlight.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank msmichelle17
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile
Great experience !

Hello people I wanted to let you know how our day was. First we started to walk to Nero the bus went from there we took a coffee and we waited till Gary, was searching for us to come with him. Gary was our bus...More

1  Thank Folmer_thalegend
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7 August 2018|
Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
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