A Day in Balmoral Castle

Balmoral Castle has been the Scottish home of the Royal Family since it was purchased for Queen Victoria by Prince Albert in 1852, having been first leased in 1848.

According to Balmoral Castle website, In 2018 the grounds, gardens, exhibitions, gift shop and cafe will be open to the Public on a daily basis from Friday 30th March until Tuesday 31st July.  

Ticket Office

Opening times are from 10.00 a.m. until 5.00 p.m. however please note that the last recommended admission is at 4.30 p.m.

Admission charges during 2018 will be as follows:-
Adults - £11.50/ 808.82 PHP/ $ 15.41
Seniors / Students - £10.50/ 738.17 PHP/ $ 14.07
Children (5 to 16 years) - £6.00/ 421.81 PHP/ $ 8.04
Family Ticket (2 adults and up to 4 children) - £32.00/ 2249.67 / $ 42.88

Admission charges include parking, access to the formal and vegetable gardens, the exhibitions in the stable area and largest room in the Castle, the Ballroom.

The admission charges include the audio handset tour, which is available in English together with Dutch, French, German, Italian and Spanish translations. The audio tour is only available for admissions before 4.30 p.m.

I am happy to share our photos from Balmoral Castle with you all.

The 3rd castle I visited in Scotland

Castle's Deer Larder

Address and contact number are as follows:

The Estates Office
Balmoral Estates
Aberdeenshire, AB35 5TB

TELEPHONE: 013397 42534
FAX: 013397 42034

Source: https://www.balmoralcastle.com/admissions.html

Thank you so much for reading.

- Jerica


  1. Love it! The mood of the photos makes the reading experience more alive.

  2. I had no idea you could visit Balmoral at all now, that is awesome - thanks for pictures/insight as well all of the info needed! I hope to make it here someday!

  3. I really want to go there at least once. I started embracing UK culture after seeing those magnificent palaces.

  4. I love castles and old buildings. It would be amazing if I got a chance to bring my camera here and click around.

  5. lovely and amazing images taking to Balmoral castle.

  6. Wow this is actually a fairy tale place! I love your all your nature shots!


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