Free Tour Stirling "A fantastic journey back into the ...

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Lorena
Quality Verified Registered on September 23, 2020

Hello, I am Lorena your Guru in Stirling. I love traveling, knowing cultures and talking, I love talking. One of my passions is photography, to which I dedicate part of my life. I would like to show you this wonderful city through my experience and my perspective and that you will keep the memory of this visit for a long time.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
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Tour description

We will cross the city center, where walking will take you back to the Middle Ages. We will go to Stirling Castle visiting the most emblematic and picturesque places, of which I will tell you their history and curiosities. We will pass by: -Stirling Baptist Church. (We will pass this beautiful building on the way to our first stop) -Stirling Old Town Jail. (1. Stop) Old prison containing horrible stories of crime and punishment. You will learn about the infamous executioner Jock and other assassins and martyrs. -Mercat Cross. (Traditional heraldic cross of the market, we will talk about its details.) -Mar's Wark. (Facade that we will see from the outside of the old cemetery and also from the inside.) -Holy Rude. (2. Stop) Medieval parish church, the second oldest building in Stirling after the castle. -Argyll's Lodging. (Independent house in Renaissance style.) -Centraleria of the old town. (3. Stop) It is the old cemetery of Stirling, it is very pleasant to walk through it to discover precious monuments that hold curious stories about the medieval life of Stirling. -Castle of Stirling. (4.Stop) In addition to the visit to the castle itself, you can visit the Argyll museum and Sutherland Highlanders and from the ladies point of view you can admire the King's Knot gardens, we will talk about them and their curious shape. -Church of Santa Maria. (Nice neo-gothic style building, we will see it on the way to the next stop.) -Beheading Stone. (5. Stop) Simple place that is part of Stirling's history, from which you can see the entire city and the Wallace Monument in the background. -Old Stirling Bridge. (6. Stop) Bridge that is part of the history of the city. We will talk about all of this as we cross my favorite bridge on the way to the Wallace Monument. -Abbey of Camuskenneth. Finally we will return to the city along the River Forth to Cambuskenneth Abbey.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    2-4 Port St, Stirling FK8 2LD, UK
    2-4 Port St, Stirling FK8 2LD, UK
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  • 1
    Outside visit
    Golden Lion Hotel
  • 2
    Outside visit
    55 Baker Street
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Market Cross
  • 4
    Outside visit
    The Tolbooth
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Stirling Old Town Jail
  • 6
    Outside visit
    holy rude
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Old Town Cemetery
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Stirling Castle

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Maria Edith 02 Jul 2024
Manuel B. Gonnet

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Lorena fue una muy buena guía. Nos dio mucha información y fue muy entretenida.
Ana Torrecilla 30 Jun 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Lorena es muy agradable y se nota que sabe mucho de historia. Nos ha gustado mucho 🥰
Ivan 28 Apr 2024

Lorena es una Guía/Gurú que vive lo que explica haciendo que sea muy fácil seguirla en todos los hitos que te presenta. La ruta se nos hizo corta! Después seguimos con el tour del Castillo. Os lo aconsejo. Vale mucho la pena y Lorena es una gran guía! Espero poder coincidir con ella de nuevo!
Maite 21 Apr 2024

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Lorena te hace descubrir y enamorarte de Stirling. Una gran guía!!! Super aconsejable tanto el tour de la ciudad como del castillo
Amalia 08 Apr 2024

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Ha sido un experiencial muy agradable y hemos aprendido mucho con Lorena. Totalmente recomendable
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Who is this tour for?

Accepts reservations up to 30 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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