Mills & Modern Wonders: Scotland’s Industrial Heritage

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Discover the rich tapestry of the nation's progress as you explore iconic sites. From historic mills to cutting-edge engineering, this tour celebrates Scotland's industrial prowess, past, and present.


  • Step back in time at the New Lanark Mills UNESCO site
  • Marvel at industrial feats far ahead of their time
  • Immerse yourself in a bygone era on this enriching journey


Join us on an immersive adventure through time and innovation. This comprehensive day tour delves into the captivating story of Scotland's industrial evolution, from the early days of textile mills to the cutting-edge engineering marvels that define the nation today. Your afternoon begins with a visit to New Lanark Mills, a UNESCO World Heritage site that stands testament to the Industrial Revolution's impact on Scotland. Traverse the historic corridors where the hum of machinery once echoed, gaining insights into the laborious yet revolutionary processes that shaped the industrial landscape. Moving forward, the tour propels you into the 21st century with a visit to the Falkirk Wheel, an ingenious feat of modern engineering. Marvel at the world's only rotating boat lift, seamlessly connecting the Union Canal with the Forth and Clyde Canal, showcasing Scotland's commitment to innovation and sustainable development. Finally, snap a photo of the impressive Kelpies, colossal equine sculptures that pay homage to Scotland's industrial and equine heritage. Standing proudly as symbols of endurance and industry, these magnificent structures encapsulate the spirit of Scotland's contemporary achievements. This customizable day trip allows you to tailor your day to your interests, ensuring a seamless blend of industrial history and charming towns. Join us for a day of storytelling, where the rich threads of Scotland's heritage and the modern innovations weave together seamlessly.


Entry tickets to the New Lanark site Live commentary with local guide Private transfer in Mercedes Luxury Van Bottled water Door to door pick up service WiFi on board

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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