Inveraray Castle & Loch Lomond

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Tour Number

Activity Level

383982


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for all ages, however taking into consideration the duration of the tour, it may not be overly enjoyable for young children.

Friendly: Yes.
Although the majority of this tour is suitable for persons with disabilities, some locations could prove challenging for those with mobility problems.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

The Wonders of the West Coast


Our first stop on this tour is the iconic Inveraray Castle. The ancestral seat of the Dukes of Argyll, Chiefs of Clan Campbell, since the early 15th century and currently occupied by the 13th Duke & his family. The castle was also used as the location for the 2012 Downton Abbey Christmas special.

Next, we will make our way to the nearby town of Inveraray. With its quaint shops & traditional feel, you can take your time exploring the former Royal Burgh before enjoying lunch at a local restaurant.

Rested & refreshed we will take our leave and travel to the bonny banks of Loch Lomond, enjoying the breathtaking scenery along the way. Here we will stop at some of the most picturesque viewpoints in Scotland, where you can enjoy amazing views across the loch.

Our final stop is the tiny conservation village of Luss. Originally named the 'Dark Village' the area has been inhabited since medieval times. With traditional granite cottages & stunning lochside views, there's nowhere better to bring our day to an end.

Itinerary

0800hrs:Departure from Ocean Terminal, Greenock (or pre-arranged collection point)
1000hrs:Arrival at Inverary Castle and remain for
approx. 90mins.
1130hrs:Cross to Inverary Town for sight seeing,
shopping and lunch.
1300hrs:Leave Inverary and travel to Loch Lomond &
Luss.
1500hrs:Arrive at Luss for short visit.
1530hrs: Leave Luss
1600hrs:Arrival back at Ocean Terminal.

(All times are approximate).

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 8 hours

Tour times may vary slightly due to weather and traffic conditions as well as seasonal opening times.

Transportation

You will be driven in a new, 2016 model Volkswagen Transporter T6 combi vehicle. The vehicle is maintained to the highest standard, is clean, very comfortable and air conditioned.

I can accommodate a maximum of 4 passengers. If your party has more than 4 please contact me, a larger vehicle can be arranged at an additional cost.

What’s Included

Other: -Transportation for up to 4 adults.
-Water, Soft Drinks, Shortbread and Snacks
-A wee dram of Whisky, to let you sample our national drink.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 GBP - This will be more than enough to cover lunch and any admission costs.

What’s Extra

Other: -Lunch/Meals
-Entry fee into Inverary Castle.
2017 prices are as follows:
Adults £11.00pp
Senior Citizens £10.00pp
Students (on a production of valid student card) £10.00pp.

Restrictions

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.

A Recent Review of this tour

James was incredible! By far our favorite of the 5 guides we used during our vacation! He was humorous, energetic, informative and wonderfully engaging! He went above and beyond to make our day extra special. We all agreed that not only had we had an amazing day, but we felt like we had made a new friend! Bonus! We will definitely call upon him again when we make another trip to the UK.
Dianne OBrien

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    383982


    Categories

    Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for all ages, however taking into consideration the duration of the tour, it may not be overly enjoyable for young children.

    Friendly: Yes.
    Although the majority of this tour is suitable for persons with disabilities, some locations could prove challenging for those with mobility problems.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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