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Dunoon and the Cowal Peninsula

Dunoon and the Cowal Peninsula

Dunoon is the main resort on the beautiful Cowal Peninsula and the maritime gateway to the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. This popular resort nestles by the Firth of Clyde, against a backdrop of steep wooded slopes, and offers an attractive four mile promenade, a fine Victorian pier, and is surrounded by some of Scotland’s prettiest scenery

Key Information

Duration
6 days
Price from
£435.00
Category
Scotland
Date next
09/07/2017

The Esplanade Hotel, Dunoon STB 3-star

The Esplanade Hotel, Dunoon STB 3-star

Five nights dinner bed & breakfast

Situated right on the waterfront of the traffic free West Bay Promenade with stunning views, this family owned and run hotel offers a warm welcome, appetising meals, a friendly service and comfortable, well-appointed accommodation

En suite bedrooms have tea/coffee making facilities, TV & telephone ● Sea view rooms and superior rooms carry a supplement, and are available on request ● Entertainment most evenings ● Lift serves most floors, however there are a few steps to access the dining room

Holiday Itinerary

Itinerary

SUNDAY
We travel north, with suitable stops en route, before joining the ferry for the twenty minute crossing to Dunoon.

MONDAY
A morning at leisure and an afternoon visit to the enchanting Benmore Botanic Garden in its magnificent mountainside setting and surrounded by dramatic scenery.

TUESDAY
We travel through stunning scenery beside Loch Eck, to the shores of Loch Fyne and the delightful historic town of Inveraray, where there will be time, for those who wish, to visit the famous jail. (Admission not included).

WEDNESDAY
Today we travel toLuss, a beautiful conservation village right on the banks of Loch Lomond, and visit Loch Lomond Shores. We continue from Luss to visit The Hill House, widely regarded as one of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s finest works, and home to original Mackintosh furniture and interior design, as well as attractive formal gardens.

THURSDAY
Another scenic drive today as we travel to the Isle of Bute, via the short ferry crossing from Colintraive to Rhubodach, which takes just a few minutes. We visit Mount Stuart House, often described as an architectural masterpiece and one of the world’s great houses, before returning to Dunoon.

FRIDAY
We commence our homeward journey, with suitable stops en route.


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Departure Date Tour Reference Days Price (from) Single Supp. Available Seats Pickup Points Coach Seats Rooms  
Sun 9 Jul, 2017 P305 8 6 £435.00 £40.00 10 + Book Now