Lochranza Castle, Isle of Arran
Isles of Arran, Mull and Iona
We are pleased to present a chance to view the ultimate in west coast scenery on this island hopping tour. The ferry crossings are an appealing part of this tour as they give an opportunity for panoramic views of the wonderful coastline and offshore islands.
Isle of Arran • Isle of Mull • Iona • Brodick Castle • Irvine • Loch Lomond
Day 1 Travel to Scotland via Gretna for an overnight stop near Glasgow.
Day 2 Depart for Oban with a recommended stop in Tyndrum before taking the early afternoon ferry to Mull. Soak up some of the magnificent scenery of the island before arriving at the hotel for a 2 night stay.
Day 3 Scenic excursion around Mull including a foot passenger crossing to the legendary Isle of Iona, burial place of 48 ancient Scottish kings. We also recommend a visit to the colourful town of Tobermory to the north of the island.
Day 4 Morning ferry back to Oban continuing south with a recommended stop in Inveraray where a visit to Inveraray Jail living museum can be included for an extra charge. Continue via Loch Lomond to Ayrshire for a 2 night stay at the Menzies Irvine Hotel, enjoying a welcoming cup of tea or coffee and shortbread on arrival.
Day 5 Full day excursion to the Isle of Arran beginning with an included visit to Brodick Castle. Dramatically set against the backdrop of Goatfell, the grand red sandstone, baronial-style castle has stunning views over Brodick Bay and boasts impressive gardens. We also recommend a visit to the Isle of Arran Distillery where lunch can be arranged for an extra charge. Spend time in Brodick before re-boarding the ferry back to the mainland.
Day 6 Homeward journey.
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Hallmark Hotel, Irvine
Fully refurbished in 2008, and with further improvement in more recent years, this 4 star hotel offers contemporary accommodation set within its own grounds on the edge of town. A warm welcome is provided for groups with shortbread and tea/coffee on arrival.
• 4 star • 128 bedrooms
• Plenty of ground floor rooms
• Coach parking
Isle of Mull Hotel and Spa
Commanding a spectacular location close to the port of Craignure, the hotel has a reputation for its quality food and panoramic sea views.
• 3 star superior • 86 bedrooms
• No lift but plenty of ground floor rooms
• Spa facilities incl. indoor swimming pool
• Coach parking
Your tour includes:
• 1 night half board in the Glasgow area
• 2 nights half board on Mull
• 2 nights half board in Irvine
• Ferry crossings as shown
• Tea/coffee & shortbread on arrival in Irvine
• Porter service at Irvine
• Admission to Brodick Castle
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