Activities and Attractions
Tourist Information Tel:01369 703785
Benmore Botanic Gardens Tel:01315 527171
The garden contains the tallest tree in Britain, as well as exotic plants and shrubs. There is also a visitor centre and a cosy tea-room. Open March to October.
Queen’s Hall Tel:01369 702800
Stages a range of events from stand up comedy to sporting events. There is also a café and bar.
The Castle House Museum Tel:01369 703206
The museum details the turbulent history of the area and in particular the buildings which have stood on Castle Hill for many years.
Cowal Golf Club Tel:01369 705673
Boasts a beautiful clubhouse facility and a course equal to any in Scotland, with views across the Firth of Clyde.
Ardkinglas Woodland Garden Tel:01499 600261
Situated near Cairndow, Ardkinglas holds one of the finest collections of rhododendrons and conifers within the British Isles.
is a hill overlooking the town which provides panoramic views of the Firth of Clyde, Rothesay Bay and the neighbouring sea lochs.