The William Wallace Private Tour in a London Taxi from EdinburghPrivate Tour

Follow the footsteps of Scottish Hero, Sir William Wallace aka Braveheart, and visit iconic locations on this full-day tour in a London Taxi from Edinburgh.

Adults: 2 Children: 0

Things to know


8 hrs


Black Cab Heritage Tours, Culture, Day Trip, First Time Visitor, TV & Movies

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Driving tour - Private vehicle throughout the tour

What's included:

A friendly, professional English-speaking tour guide for your own private group , Private Transportation throughout the day in a TXE, TX4 or people carrier., Hotel pick up and drop off from your centrally located hotel in Edinburgh

What's not included:

Food & drinks, Gratuities, Entrance Fees or guided visits inside venues , Airport & Cruise Terminal pickup & drop off
Meeting points: Hotel pick-up is available upon request from Central Edinburgh within a 5km radius from Howies Restaurant. If we do not receive your hotel information or if the hotel is outside of the pick-up radius, your guide will meet you at the corner of Waterloo Pl. and Calton Hill beside Howies Restaurant.

What makes this tour special

Dive into the heart of Scottish history and lore on a captivating private tour of Sir William Wallace, a towering figure in Scotland's heritage, known for his relentless struggle for Scotland's independence and unyielding resistance against the oppressive forces of King Edward I of England during the late 13th century from the legendary Battle of Bannockburn to the mystical Kelpies, and the grandeur of Stirling Castle and the National Wallace Monument.

On this private full-day driving tour, you will: 

Embark on an unforgettable journey through time and legend with our exclusive private driving tour, exploring Scotland's most iconic and historically rich sites in the comfort of an iconic London cab. This immersive full-day tour will deepen your understanding of Scotland's past, providing insights into the events and figures that shaped this beautiful country. 

At the Battle of Bannockburn battlefield, you will uncover the dramatic events of 1314 when Robert the Bruce secured a pivotal victory for Scotland, although the battle occurred after Wallace's time, it is an essential part of the narrative of Scotland's fight for independence.

Experience the legendary Kelpies sculptures towering 30 meters high. These modern engineering masterpieces pay tribute to Scotland’s industrial heritage and mythical folklore. Take the opportunity to capture stunning photos of these iconic structures set against the tranquil landscape. 

Continue your journey to the Scottish symbol of resilience, Stirling Castle. Perched on Castle Hill, this fortress has witnessed many defining moments, becoming a pivotal point for both the Scots and the English during the Wars of Independence.

After a lunch stop, enjoy a drive towards the National Wallace Monument, a tribute to Sir William Wallace, the legendary Scottish hero. If time allows, your guide will tailor the tour to include any additional attractions that cater to your interests.  

During the tour, your guide will provide insightful commentary and answer any questions, ensuring a comprehensive and engaging experience. As the day comes to an end, you will be driven to your hotel with memories of a journey through Scotland’s heart and soul.

This tour is perfect for history enthusiasts, culture seekers, and anyone looking to explore the iconic- and hidden gems of Scotland. Embrace the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich heritage and natural beauty of Scotland

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