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Castles and Whiskey

Discover a land steeped in myth and legend; from crumbling castles and plush royal residences to dramatic scenery and fine seafood accompanied by honey-hued drams. Our collection of tours exploring Scotland's Highland castles and whiskey regions has been carefully curated to ensure you get the most out of your trip no matter your time frame. 

Immerse yourself in the distilling process on the Scotland Whiskey Trail as you tour Perthshire, Royal Deeside and Speyside. The latter is home to almost half of Scotland's distilleries, making it the heartland for every whiskey lover! Alternatively, uncover dramatic tales of epic clan battles, the Jacobite Rebellion and Shakespeare's Macbeth on the Scotland Castles Trail as you visit the likes of Dunnottar Castle's ruins perched atop seacliffs and the beautiful gardens of Cawdor Castle. If your idea of the perfect trip is a combination of history and fine single-malt whiskey then our Scotland Castles & Whiskey self-drive discovery tour is the one for you. 

By day explore Scotland's rich heritage and varied landscapes; from idyllic countryside and charming seaside towns to the rugged Cairngorm National Park and sweeping coastline. Spend evenings planning the next day's adventure with our information pack brimming with local expertise and accompanied by hearty Highland cuisine with a dram or two. 

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