Ancestral Tourism Resources 


Ancestral Tourism Top Tips


PDF document Tips and ideas on how to appeal to the ancestral tourism visitor - size 46kb


Clan Search

Find our more about Scottish clans and their histories:


Research Resources

VisitScotland’s ancestral portal can be found at Containing a wide range of ancestral research resources, clan history and itineraries and useful contacts it’s a one stop shop for ancestral tourism information.


Suggested Itineraries

A selection of detailed itineraries (ranging from 4 to 6 days) for you to promote to your customers covering:

  • Scottish Ancestry - information on how to research your clan history
  • Clan itineraries - a selection of itineraries covering 42 differents clans, tracing their history and connections to attractions and sites throughout Scotland

Go to to view our selection of ancestral tourism itineraries.


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