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Isle of Arran & The Ayrshire Coast

Isle of Arran & The Ayrshire Coast

There's nothing 'minature' about this break as we enjoy a delightful blend of Scottish scenery, from the picturesque islands and lochs of the Firth of Clyde to the magnificent, mysterious coast of Electric Brae and the scenic Culzean Bay.

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There's nothing 'minature' about this break as we enjoy a delightful blend of Scottish scenery, from the picturesque islands and lochs of the Firth of Clyde to the magnificent, mysterious coast of Electric Brae and the scenic Culzean Bay.

 

Includes

Return coach travel

Ferry crossings

4 nights half board

Visits to Moffat, Alloway, Troon, Girvan & Dumfries

Excursion over to the Isle of Arran where we a circular tour and some free time in Brodick

 

*Optional Coastal tour via Electric Brae and Culzean Bay to Girvan & Ayr. (*Additional £10 per person)

 

Please note this price does not include our door-to-door, to add this service please tick the option at checkout.

Day 1

We travel north of the border for a stop in Moffat, a vibrant, bustling town offering the warmest Scottish welcome, before continuing to Adamton County House Hotel in Prestwick.

Day 2

This morning we visit the pretty seaside village of Alloway, birthplace of Scotlands' greatest poet Robbie Burns followed by the afternoon spent in the charming seaside town of Troon.

Day 3

We set sail to the Isle of Arran, often referred to as "Scotland in Miniature" - be sure to keep your eyes peeled for the abundance of wildlife from otters to basking sharks and over 100 species of birds. Arran is home to dramatic mountain peaks, sheltered beaches and verdant forests. Here, we include a circular tour and some free time in Brodick, the main settlement on the island offering a selection of shops and cafes.

Day 4

Today you can join us for an optional excursion* as we we enjoy a coastal drive via the mysterious natural phenomenon Electric Brae and along the scenic Culzean Bay, before making our way to the ancient fishing town of Girvan. Here you can see Ailsa Grant, the plug of a now extinct volcano. This afternoon we visit the popular seaside town of Ayr.

Day 5

After breakfast we visit Dumfries, home of Robbie Burns, and the place where he produced most of his work including the iconic Auld Lang Syne! After some free time, we return home.

Adamton Country House Hotel ***, Prestwick

 

 

Adamton Country House Hotel is an impressive country hotel set in 19.5 acres of private grounds which offers complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas, a bar and a restaurant. The guestrooms offer stunning views over the grounds and include tea and coffee making facilities.

 

Hotel Facilities

• Bar

• Restaurant

• Lift

• Wi-Fi

 

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Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
Ilkeston, Wharncliffe Rd Ilkeston, Wharncliffe Rd, Surcharge £10pp
Market Place, DE7 5GF
Long Eaton, The Green Long Eaton, The Green
Outside Wilkinsons, NG10 1HQ
Loughborough Amber rooms Loughborough Amber rooms, The Rushes
LE11 5BE
Mansfield Bus Station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE

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