Selected Highlights

  • The fairy-tale magic of Craigievar & the splendour of Kildrummy Castle ruins
  • Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile & The Palace of Holyrood House
  • Medieval Stirling Castle & the Wallace Monument
  • 13th Century Blair Castle nestling in the heart of Highland Perthshire
  • Balmoral Castle, the Scottish home of the Royal Family

Step back in time through the last millennium on Scotland's Castle Trail. This self-drive tour itinerary explores some of the world's most unique and splendid castles and become captivated with stories of romance, legends and a ghostly past.

Discover an area that is unparalleled in castle tradition and has more superb examples of castellated architecture than anywhere in the world.

During these unpredictable times we all want complete peace of mind when booking a holiday, so we're offering flexible postponement up to 3 weeks before the start of your trip at no expense to you. See our Book With Confidence page for more details.