Category: Doune Castle

Doune Castle was built in  1400 for the first Duke of Albany and provides the setting for Castle Leoch in Outlander and It was also the set for Winterfell in Game of Thrones and Monty Python’s Holy Grail , Doune is one of the best preserved medieval castles in Scotland , take the audio tour and listen to Terry Jones from Monty Python and Jamie from Outlander give the commentary

July 14, 2020

Doune Castle opens 15 July

Doune Castle will open its doors again on the 15th July after the coronavirus lockdown . Originally dating to the 13th Century, Doune Castle near Stirling plays Castle Leoch, home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan in Outlander TV series . Doune Castle is unique in that it actually has five claims to movie fame . Monty Python and the Holy Grail Game of Thrones Outlander the […]

May 9, 2019

NEW for 2019 – the Kelpies and castles tour

Looking for things to do in Edinburgh ? How about taking a tour from Edinburgh of two ancient castles and the Kelpies  ? Our  Kelpies and castles tour features a visit to the amazing Kelpies  in Falkirk and two ancient Scottish castles in Stirling and Doune .    The Kelpies and castles tours are available daily seven days a week   .The tour spends up to an hour at […]

August 20, 2018

comedy drama Holy Flying Circus looks at the furore created by Monty Python’s Life Of Brian

This autumn, the BBC is to screen a new 90-minute comedy drama, Holy Flying Circus, which will focus attention, once again, on the furore created by Life Of Brian. Released in 1979, Monty Python’s Life Of Brian is now a comedy classic.Sue Jones-Davies star turn as Brian’s feisty girlfriend, Judith Iscariot, was the most significant role the Pythons ever gave to a woman. Monty Python’s […]

June 12, 2018

Game of Thrones Castle tours

Doune Castle is Winterfell in Game of Thrones and featured in Monty Python’s Holy Grail. Visit Doune Castle on a unique private tour of the Game of Thrones Castle in Scotland – Winterfell . Check availability by phoning us now on 07305-294773 or contact us online. Tour update Good news for Game of Thrones fans ! Game of Thrones castle tour special offer – normal […]

June 12, 2018

Game of thrones Castle

Doune Castle is Winterfell in Game of Thrones and Monty Python’s Holy Grail. Visit Doune Castle on a unique private tour of the Game of Thrones Castle in Scotland – Winterfell .  Check availability by phoning us now on 07305-294773 or contact us online . Toll free number 1-866-233-2644 Doune is one of the best preserved medieval castles in Scotland. The Great Hall is 20 metres by […]