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Castles & Historical Monuments

Loch Lomond and the surrounding areas are synonymous with Scottish history...


Stirling Castle - Outstanding castle architecture includes recently restored Great Hall of James IV, the marvellous Renaissance Palace of James V and the Chapel Royal of James VI. Open all year, 7 days.

Edinburgh Castle - Magnificent site with excellent historic exhibition including the Crown Jewels and Stone of Destiny, also Mons Meg - a huge 500 year old siege cannon. Breathtaking views of Edinburgh and across the Forth of Fife. Open all year, 7 days.

Wallace Monument, Stirling - Spend some time learning about national hero William Wallace, his failures and triumphs.  The Monument is also the home for William Wallace's broadsword.