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Dunoon

Resort - Dunoon

Overview

Dunoon is splendidly situated on the western shores of the Firth of Clyde, where Loch Long and Holy Loch join the sea. It boasts some lovely gardens, two bays, and a flat promenade - perfect for that most traditional of seaside occupations, strolling along the prom! There is a modern indoor swimming pool with solarium and sauna, bowling greens, squash and tennis courts and both 9 and 18 hole golf courses. There are two cinemas and, in the season, entertainment at the Queens Hall. Within just a few miles is some of Scotland's most spectacular mountain scenery in the Argyll Forest Park. The journeys along Loch Eck and to Colintraive are amongst the most memorable anywhere in Scotland.

Prices from

£179 per person

Supplements may apply

Tour code: 5410Y

Tour: Dunoon

Resort: Dunoon

Days: 5

Date Travelling: 25 September 2019

Travelling by: Coach

Hotel: Selborne Hotel

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Itinerary

Day 1 - Outward Travel

Day 2 - Dumbarton & Loch Lomond

  • Founded in the fifth century, Dumbarton was once the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Strathclyde.
  • Dumbarton Castle, on it's volcanic basalt base, has the longest recorded history of any stronghold in Scotland.
  • The Scottish Maritime Museum harks back to the days of Victorian Clyde shipbuilding (Entrance fees apply).
  • Loch Lomond is the largest inland stretch of water in Britain (by surface area) at 24 by 4.5 miles.
  • "Loch Lomond and the Trossachs" was one of the first of the two Scottish national parks, est 2002.
  • At the south end of the loch, near Balloch, is the Loch Lomond Shores visitor and shopping complex.

Day 3 - Day at Leisure

  • Today is left free to allow for relaxing in the hotel or exploring the local area.
  • Don't hesitate to enquire with the hotel reception regarding local attractions and travel options.

Day 4 - Oban

  • The principal town on the west coast is the gateway to the isles has an array of interesting shops.
  • Oban War & Peace Museum (free entry, donations welcome) explores the town's history and its strategic role in times of war.
  • Oban Distillery runs daily tours (entry fees apply) with expert guides explaining the different stages of whisky production.

Day 5 - Return Travel

Clients are permitted to remain on the coach only when the driver is present. Excursion days may be altered to suit circumstances which arise or to take advantage of forecast changes in the weather, local events or drivers’ hours regulations. If it is important you visit somewhere on a specific day, please check in advance with your driver. The itinerary is designed to be a guide to the places encompassed by the tour, and the mention of certain towns or attractions does not necessarily imply that a stop will be made at the town or point of interest, unless specifically indicated in the itinerary or holiday brochure. All details contained in this itinerary were correct at the time of writing however changes may have occurred since printing. Every effort is made to rectify any errors as and when they come to our attention.

Selborne Hotel

Superbly situated looking south across the Clyde with pleasant lawns reaching down to the promenade and water's edge. All the public rooms and many of the bedrooms offer uninterrupted views of the river which is a constant source of interest. Ground floor areas include a TV lounge, bar lounge with dance floor, quiet lounge and games room.

Contact Details

Selborne Hotel
Clyde Street

Tel No: 01369 702761

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