Exploring the Ayrshire coast, Electric Brae, Culzean Castle, Troon & Turnberry with a private guide..
(8 Hours) Heading south from Greenock Ocean Terminal and through Gourock, we pass through the pretty seaside town of Largs which attracts visitors from far and wide who wish to enjoy the atmosphere that this "Gem of a Town" has to offer. Continuing along the Ayrshire coast we travel through Ardrossan & Saltcoats and then through Troon. Passing Ayr we continue south at Alloway skirting the Ayrshire coast and cross over the world famous optical illusion known as "The Electric Brae". This route provides us with the opportunity to enjoy panoramic views across the Irish Sea and see the granite bird sanctuary of "Ailsa Craig" from where curling stones are hewn. We continue towards Culzean Castle, seat of the Clan Kennedy where we take refreshments. A short drive from the castle brings us into Turnberry, where many "Open Golf Championships" have been held. Here we take lunch in the Clubhouse. On leaving Turnberry, we experience a scenic drive north through the Scottish countryside before arriving in Greenock.
A scenic tour from Greenock Ocean Terminal to Culzean Castle & Country Park, sees us pass through pretty towns and villages such as Largs, Fairlie and Seamill. After passing through Ardrossan, Saltcoats and Troon, more stunning scenery awaits as we continue south across "The Electric Brae" and take in views across the Irish Sea, before arriving at Culzean Castle & Country Park. After coffee we head into Turnberry, famous for its links golf courses and take lunch in the Clubhouse. We then head inland, take a scenic route north through the beautiful Scottish countryside and enjoy a refreshment break on our way back to the ship.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at at your hotel or any place in and around Greenock, Glasgow, and Ayrshire.
The official meeting point for Greenock cruise passengers is the "Foot Passenger Exit" where I will meet and greet you.
Please note that my full day tours are 8 hours in length.
End location: At the end of the tour I will return you to a location of your choice within the Greenock, Glasgow or Ayrshire area.
Please note that I am very flexible for your time of pick up and return.
Duration: 8 hours
8 passenger Vauxhall Vivaro minibus. Year of manufacture, 2015.
Tour includes vehicle, driver and guiding services.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
35 GBP - Entry to visitor attractions, ferry fares, food and refreshments not included in tour.
Entry to visitor attractions, ferry fares, food and refreshments.