Brambling Bus Tours

Brambling Bus Tours offer a personal and customizable tour experience. Check out their Clans and Legends Tour below. Designed with Cooper Cottages guests in mind this experience will show you the historical highlights of the Trossachs and Perthshire.

Clans and Legends Tour

Hop on a private tour with Brambling Bus and discover the legends and landscapes of Perthshire!

We’ll pick you up straight from your Cooper Cottages accommodation and take you on a whole-day adventure filled with amazing sights and fascinating stories. Climb up the ancient rallying hill of the MacLarens, hear the real story of famous Rob Roy MacGregor by his grave, learn of the night when Clan MacNab took their revenge on thieving Neishes…

You might get a glimpse of Scotland’s ancient past at the Crannog Centre on Loch Tay or choose to taste a dram at the Aberfeldy distillery. There’s something for ​Outlander ​ fans as well with a visit to the spectacular Drummond Castle Gardens.

All this without the hassle of planning and driving, at your own pace and with two friendly guides at your disposal. Simply get in touch at ​contact@bramblingbus.scot​ and enjoy a perfect day out!

Basic itinerary* – pick-up from the guests accommodation

Balquhidder – light hike up Creag an Tuirc with views of Loch Voil and Clan McLaren stories – waterfall and Scottish myths – Old and new kirk, the kirkyard, Rob Roy’s grave and the legend of Clan MacGregor

Killin – Falls of Dochart – Inchbuie Island – Clan MacNab’s ancient burial ground – lunch

Aberfeldy – visit to one of the 3 attractions: – Castle Menzies with the story of its restoration by clan members – Scottish Crannog Centre and a glimpse of prehistoric Scotland – Dewar’s of Aberfeldy Distillery tour

Drummond Castle Gardens – story of the Earls of Perth and visit to the gardens

St Fillans – the story of bloody feud between clans MacNab and Neish

– drop-off at the guests accommodation

*the itinerary of the tour can be adapted to the guests’ interests, needs and location