Travel trade

Whether you’re planning on visiting castles, stately homes, glorious gardens, battlefields or some of our many other heritage attractions throughout Scotland, our travel trade team is here to help.


We’d like to reassure you that the team are ready to assist with booking enquiries for this year plus inspiration, bookings and rates for 2023, so do contact us via

Please keep in touch with us also via our website and social media channels, where we’ll continue to share the stories we had planned to share with you in person.

We welcome all travel trade enquiries, from simple information requests to bespoke themed tours. We can supply you with ideas, copy and quality images for your itineraries, organise familiarisation trips or arrange group bookings for our sites at the best price.

Weve put together a number of suggested itineraries to inspire you. By area or theme, you can incorporate elements from each to create your perfect trip.

We can help with the finer details, too, such as coach parking, refreshment stops, multi-lingual interpretation and tax-free shopping across all our attractions.

A person enjoying sea kayaking in Loch Duich by Kintail

Special experiences

An increasing number of groups are looking for something more from their tour, perhaps learning a new skill, having exclusive access or gaining a rare insight from an expert. We offer a range of experiences that are available only to group bookings. These include behind-the-scenes and archaeological tours; private, out-of-hours castle visits; cookery, clansman and conservation demonstrations; and 1920s hickory golf, sea kayaking and ranger-led walks. Add our special experiences to your itinerary to give your clients even more memories to treasure.

We act as your single point of contact to make it as easy as possible for you to visit National Trust for Scotland places.

Our Edinburgh-based travel trade team offers free advice and assistance with:

  • Information, advance booking and invoicing
  • Familiarisation visits for your staff or key clients
  • Group and FIT itineraries
  • Updates on new developments and opportunities
  • Specialised, themed and exclusive experiences
  • Co-ordinated attraction bookings
  • Group catering
  • Coach parking charge waivers*
  • Complimentary driver refreshments*

* Conditions apply

How can we help you today?

Let us know at or +44 (0) 131 458 0204.


Itineraries by area

We have designed a series of itineraries full of inspirational ideas to help you explore Scotland.

Itineraries by theme

Visitors gain a rich understanding of Scotland’s people and places through stories.

Compelling cities

Scotland’s three largest cities are surrounded by wonderful scenery and attractions.


We always offer excellent value and the most appropriate rates for your groups.


Essential information for account managers, sales and operations teams