Tour Departs: Greenock, Glasgow, or north Ayrshire - up to 8 passengers.
Cost: £GBP - Includes vehicle, driver, guiding services and bottled water. (does not include entry fees to visitor attractions or lunch)
Tour Includes: Dumbarton Castle, Glasgow & Loch Lomond with a private guide.
Discover the City of Glasgow, Dumbarton Castle and Loch Lomond with a private guide.
On leaving Greenock, our first stop is Dumbarton Castle. Mary Queen of Scots sailed from this Castle to France to marry the Dauphin in 1548. We then make our way towards the Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond to the pretty conservation village of Luss. Here we stop for some spectacular photographs of Ben Lomond.
As we head to Glasgow there is the opportunity to visit “Antartex Village” which offers a superb selection of woolens and cashmere at value prices.
The Glasgow City Tour covers more than thirty points of interest. Our tour begins at Glasgow Cathedral and traveling through the Merchant City to Glasgow Cross, we move into the old medieval part of town and Glasgow Green. Here we visit the People’s Palace and see the Victoria Fountain, the world’s largest terracotta fountain. Traveling along the banks of the River Clyde, the modern architecture of the Science Centre and Riverside Museum comes into view. Continuing through the “West End” we see the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and Glasgow University.
This tour offers both an outstanding opportunity to embrace the history, architecture and heritage of Glasgow and the River Clyde, combined with a visit to a Scottish castle and a scenic experience of Loch Lomond and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The City of Glasgow tour includes a stop at Glasgow Green. Here we visit the People’s Palace and see the Victoria Fountain, the world’s largest terracotta fountain. Our drive through the “West End” takes us past Glasgow University before stopping to visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.
WHERE AND WHEN:
Meet up location: I will meet you at any place in and around Greenock, Glasgow, or north Ayrshire.
The official meeting point for Greenock cruise passengers is the “Foot Passenger Exit”, a short walk from the ship, where I will meet and greet you.
End location: At the end of the tour I will return you to a location of your choice within the Greenock, Glasgow or north Ayrshire area.
Duration: 8 hours, I am very flexible for your time of pick up and return.
Estimated Local Cash Needed: 35 GBP
What’s Included: Tour includes vehicle, driver, guiding services and bottled water.
What’s Extra: Entry fees to visitor attractions, food and refreshments.
Tour Type: Cultural, historical, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family.
Transportation Method: 8 passenger Vauxhall Vivaro minibus.
Activity Level: Light.
Kid Friendly: Yes.
Language: English (fluent).
Maximum travelers: 8