Tour around some epic filming locations by campervan hire Scotland
With dramatic scenery and a magical atmosphere, it’s not surprising that Scotland has always offered a unique backdrop for the world of cinema and television. When visiting Scotland, both cinema-lovers in particular and curious holiday-makers in general will enjoy a tour around some of the many stunning filming locations that the country hosts.
Since it provides transport and accommodation in one, a campervan is the perfect way to seek out all your favourite films sites with flexibility and comfort. Plus, with cosy bedding facilities and portable DVD players available under request, why not park up and re-watch that famous film whilst admiring its real setting through the window of your motorhome?
If you are interested in discovering the land of some of the best loved films of all time, hire a campervan in Scotland and take a road trip around this top 5 filming locations:
The Da Vinci Code
Just 30 minutes away from Bunk Campers’ Edinburgh depot, head in your camper towards the jaw-dropping Rosslyn Chapel, setting of Dan’s Brown novel blockbuster adaptation. With a perfect state of preservation, it may be hard to believe that the building dates back to the 15th century!
Drive your camper to the Highlands and visit the Glen Nevis, where the epic Braveheart as filmed. Get out your campervan, explore the wild surroundings and feel like Mel Gibson shouting out loud that they’ll never take your freedom!
The Harry Potter series
Follow the Hogwarts Express and drive your campervan along the Glenfinnan Viaduct, a few miles away from Glen Nevis. Don’t miss the chance to park up and have lunch on board whilst gazing the impressive views of Loch Shiel.
The Isle of Skye was chosen as one of this Ridley Scott’s sci-fi filming locations. Have you ever dreamed with avoiding the extinction of the human race? Then take all your outdoor equipment from your campervan and hike through this distant world of steep rocks and glistering waters in Skye!
From Inverness to Edinburgh, from Ayrshire to Falkland, this popular TV series is entirely shot in Scotland. Stop by its main settings on your way back to Bunk Campers’ Edinburgh or Glasgow depots. Although the beautiful Doune Castle, near Stirling, plays a leading role in the show, other stunning locations such as Culross, Linlithgow Palace, Troon or Tulloch Ghru are also worth a visit.
With 6 different modern campervan models to suit all budgets and tastes, drive through a world of fantasy with Bunk Campers! This autumn, hire a campervan in Scotland from only £65 per day. Great value versus B&B’s and car rental!
So, don’t wait any longer and book your tour around these and many other filming locations now. For more information and pricing, email us, use our booking engine or call +44 (0) 2890 813057! Don’t forget to join the Bunk Community on Facebook and Twitter to be the first to know about driving routes, travel tips and campervan hire promotions!