A great little hike around the stunning Puck's Glen & Dumbarton Castle
If you're looking to get right out there and explore Scotland in a day this is perfect for you!
This is a day for people with good fitness as it's a moderate hike and proper footwear is required.
Puck's Glen is a stunning forest covered in most with an air of enchantment about it as you walk the path and climb the ancient steps as they wind around the most beautiful waterfalls you will think you have been transported back to the time of myths & legends the deep chasm, its walls covered in dripping moss and with a canopy of trees overhead, is otherworldly and magical. If this is one of the best short walks in Scotland, if not Europe!
Bringing your camera is a must for this tour as the shots you will get are ones you will want to frame.
Afterwards, we will stop at the Rest Be Thankful for pictures & then if time permits lunch at the Drovers Inn est 1705 before heading to Dumbarton Castle on the Rock. Again this is quite a hike and needs good walking shoes.
After all that you can chill as we head home.
Pick up from your hotel in Glasgow or Ocean Terminal.
8. 00 am pickup
9. 30 pm arrive at the ferry port.
10. 00 pm arrive at Dunoon
10. 30 pm Arrive and hike Puck's Glen
12. 00 pm travel toward the Rest be thankful for a photo stop and a sample of Whisky
1. 30 pm Arrive at Drovers Inn for lunch (time permitting if we have ran over alternative will be arranged)
2. 30 pm Leave the Drovers and head to Dumbarton Castle
4. 00 pm leave Dumbarton Castle and head back to port or hotel
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 9 hours
Tour times may vary slightly due to weather and traffic conditions as well as seasonal opening times.
You will be driven in a new, 2016 model Volkswagen Transporter T6 Minibus. The vehicle is maintained to the highest standard, is clean, very comfortable and air-conditioned.
I can accommodate a maximum of 6 passengers. If your party has more than 6 please contact me, a larger vehicle can be arranged at an additional cost.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Public Transportation Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 GBP - This will be more than enough to cover lunch and any admission costs.
Please note; I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of historical monuments. I can, however, accompany you inside and provide a brief overview.