Outlander & Jacobite tourExplore film locations in Edinburgh

About this tour

Come along onto the Outlander & Jacobite Tour to step back in time to the 18th century – visit Outlander film locations in edinburgh… Old town pubs, closes, jails, churches and print shops visited by Claire and Jamie!* Your tour will be led by Saorsa Fraser Illegitimate son of the illustrious lord Lovat!

  • Learn how the great Kilt was worn
  • Try on the great kilt (plaid)
  • Learn how the broadsword was used in battle
  • Learn about Jacobite history – the brutal truth
  • Will you be a Jacobite or a redcoat?

*inspired by Diana Gabaldons novels

Meeting point & location


This tour starts from our Old Police Box (Tardis) on the Royal Mile.


This tour ends at our Old Police Box (Tardis) on the Royal Mile.


Where can I book this tour?

This tour can be booked online using the widget above, through our ticket office which you can call on 0131 220 6868, or at the office itself at Old Police Box, 9 Hunter Square, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1QS. It is recommended that you book because our tours can very easily sell out especially during the summer months.

Is there a lot of walking on this Tour?

With the exception of the Alternative Tour and the Ultimate Old Town Historical Tour, there is only a small amount of walking on our tours. However please wear comfortable shoes otherwise you will find the Old Town’s cobblestones rather unpleasant!

Can children come on this tour?

Children over five years old are welcome on all our tours, except for the Pub Crawl, the Extreme Paranormal Tour and the Ladies of Pleasure Tour, provided they are accompanied by an adult.

Is the underground wheelchair accessible?

Unfortunately our underground is only accessible via a flight of stairs. For more information about the underground visit our accessibility section.

Will this tour run in bad weather?

Our tours run in rain, hail, sleet or snow, so long as we have people booked on, willing to do the tour it will run. Please wrap warm though if the weather is not on our side.

For any other questions please contact us at 0131 220 6868 or through info@cityofedinburghtours.com.