A life marked by turbulence and tragedy, Mary Queen of Scots is one of Scottish history’s most iconic figures. Visit the locations that feature in the new Mary Queen of Scots movie and learn about the people and places that informed her reign in a one day trip from The Balmoral. This experience is suitable for all ages.


Transport from The Balmoral departing at 9.00am and returning to the hotel at 5.00pm.

A private driver-guide will talk guests through the sights and history en-route.

One hour tour of each of the following locations: Linlithgow Palace, Stirling Castle and The Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Picnic Hamper available from the hotel at £25 per guest. Please book in advance.


The Mary Queen of Scots tour starts from £693 for up to 6 people in English. Additional cost may apply for foreign language guide. Attraction entrances not included in price. Ticket prices subject to group size and ages.

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Each experience must be booked 72 hours in advance and a 100% cancellation fee policy applies.