The James Bond tour of the Highlands of Scotland features film locations Eilean Donan Castle and Glencoe in the Highlands plus a visit to the birthplace of the first James Bond – Sean Connery in Edinburgh and a selection of Bond cars .Phone 07305-294773 for more details . Your guide will take you to the best spots for taking pictures of Eilean Donan Castle and the beautiful scenery of Glencoe and the Highlands . Phone +44+7305-294773 for more details and bookings .
Our promise – your guide will always be friendly , helpful and informative .
- Glen Etive ( Skyfall Glen Etive )
- Glencoe ( Skyfall )
- Eilean Donan Castle ( The World Is Not Enough – 1999 )
- Private tour of the Highlands
- the birthplace of the first James Bond – Sean Connery in Fountainbridge , Edinburgh
- air conditioned sedan car
- Tour of the Highlands from Edinburgh
Eilean Donan Castle
Eilean Donan Castle is the stunning Highlands castle set on an island in the middle of three lochs. The castle is the most photographed castle in the UK and it featured in the films Highlander and James Bond . Your tour guide will take you to the three best locations for pictures of the castle .
At the castle the Coffee Shop serves a wonderful array of home-made produce. Wholesome soups, freshly-made sandwiches, and some of the very best home baking that the highlands has to offer. You can also enjoy hot paninis, baked potatoes, filled rolls, fresh salads and hot dishes which utilise the best of locally-sourced ingredients.
Also “Heilan Scran” ( Highland food ) is Eilean Donan’s brand new Takeaway operation, offering fresh innovative dishes in a street-food style. With alternative ways to present the best and tastiest of fresh Scottish ingredients.
Eilean Donan means Island of Donan (a religious figure from the 12th century). Eilean Donan was Clan MacKenzie’s most important stronghold from the 13th Century until it was destroyed in 1719. Robert the Bruce was given refuge in Eilean Donan Castle by John MacKenzie, Second of Kintail when he was being hunted by the English at the beginning of the fourteenth century.
Eilean Donan Castle t-shirts and prints can be bought online . Phone +44-7305-294773 for more details .
James Bond cars
Aston Martin DB5
James Bond BMW 750 as used on the set of Tomorrow Never Dies .
Lotus Espirit SI
This is a rare original car from 1976 .
This car was last displayed in public at Southwest Film Studios, Cornwall as the actual road car used in the James Bond Film, “The Spy Who Loved Me”, alongside the Aston Martin Vanquish from “Die Another Day”.
It is autographed by Richard Kiel “JAWS” on dashboard and by Caroline Munro “Naomi” on fuel filler caps.
Glencoe was one of the Skyfall filming locations in Scotland . A large part of the action takes place at Bond’s family home, Skyfall Lodge, which is located in awe-inspiring Glen Coe.See the stunning scenery of the paps of Glencoe , one of the most impressive peaks in Scotland. Glencoe is a beautiful rocky landscape featuring the Paps of Glencoe – giant mountains of solid rock. In the summer you might hear the piper in the car park playing a lament . When it goes quiet the silence is quite eery . Listen carefully and you might hear the wailing of ghosts from the Massacre of Glencoe. Your guide will take to the best viewing points in Glencoe .
Glen Etive and Buachaille Etive Mor
Buachaille Etive Mor is the iconic mountain in the heart of the Highlands. Glen Etive is in the heart of the Highlands and one of the Skyfall filming locations in Scotland
Visitors coming to the area to seek out the famous James Bond’s Skyfall and Braveheart film location . Your guide will take you to the best viewpoints for capturing great pictures of Etive Mor and the waterfall on the River Coupall in front of the mountain .
This tour starts at 10 am and costs £360.
Eilean Donan Castle tours – phone 07305-294773
For more details about availability phone 0131 549 9785 / 07305-294773 .
James Bond tours 2023