Welcome to Film on Forth!

The Falkirk and West Lothian areas of Scotland have featured in a range of films and TV Shows, from Outlander to Mary Queen of Scots and many more. 

Retrace the steps of the stars that visited the area with our range of itineraries - from day trips to longer, multi night stays. You'll see the historic sites such as Blackness Castle, Linlithgow Palace and Callendar House, as well as the modern Kelpies and Falkirk Wheel - each a short journey away from each other. 

Located in the heart of Central Scotland, Falkirk and West Lothian are a short distance from both Edinburgh and Glasgow. With excellent road and public transport connections, you'll be here in no time. To plan your journey, check out our Getting here page.

The health and wellbeing of everyone who visits this area is key and we're working hard to keep everyone safe. Look out for the attractions featured on our itineraries which are taking part in the "Good to Go" scheme - an industry certification to show they have the right steps in place to help keep you safe. You can find out more about the measures taken here.

Before you commence any itinerary, we advise you to check the COVID-19 Information page for the latest on any closures. 

Inspired by Outlander - Day Tour

With this short Itinerary, you'll discover the best filming locations from Outlander - featuring Linlithgow Palace (Wentworth Prison) Blackness Castle (Fort William) as well as every Outlander fans must see Midhope Castle.


Inspired by Outlander - 3 Days

With this longer version of our Outlander itinerary, you'll discover all the best locations from the day tour, as well as an array of extra locations such as Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway, Beecraigs Country Park and Culross. A must for any Outlander fan!

Callendar House Falkirk

Outdoor 1 Day Itinerary

This one day tour will take in some of most scenic sites Falkirk and West Lothian have to offer. You'll see The Kelpies  (two giant horses’ heads, spectacularly lit up at night), Falkirk Wheel as well as the historic Linlithgow Palace and Callendar House. Between them they feature in an array of Films and TV Shows such as Outlander, Outlaw King, Mary Queen of Scots and many more. 


3 Day Explorer Itinerary

A day of exploring the magnificent engineering and historic sites that have all featured in the wide range of Film and TV productions from Falkirk and West Lothian.


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Getting to Falkirk and West Lothian

The historic areas of Falkirk and West Lothian take just 15 minutes to reach from the centre of Edinburgh, Scotland's Capital City. With frequent public transport and numerous motorway connections from across Scotland, you'll be here in no time.

Check out our "Getting Here" page to find out more.

Getting Here

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