Things to see and do in Stirling. Stirling is a must-see city with an impressive contrast of vibrant, cosmopolitan living and ancient, historic sites. Our private tours of Stirling Castle and Historic Old Town are a must do when visiting Stirling.
Be amazed by the stunning stronghold of Stirling Castle, step back into the world of the Royal Court and explore the apartments in the Castle’s Renaissance Palace restored to how they may have looked in the mid –1500’s. Feel the spirit of Scotland at the National Wallace Monument or Bannockburn, the site of her famous victory in 1314. You could also enjoy a visit to the Old Town Jail!
As well as bursting with history, Stirling is packed full of attractions. Stirling is a hub of contemporary culture, from music and theatre to dance and art. There’s a wide range of events, including Highland Games, pipe band processions and historical re-enactments. The fascinating Smith Art Gallery and Museum has loads to see, including the World’s oldest football!
Stirling is close to some wonderful countryside and there are loads of Fun-filled family days out nearby include the award-winning Blairdrummond Safari & Adventure Park, Go Ape at Aberfoyle, Doune Castle, Deanston Distillery and a steamship cruise on board Sir Walter Scott on stunning Loch Katrine.