Places to Visit near Loch Lomond – an Easy Drive Away
Scotland’s most interesting and vibrant cities and attractions are easy to get to from Loch Lomond Waterfront’s lodges and chalets. Here are some great places to visit near Loch Lomond, all an easy drive away.
Glasgow, city of culture – 30 mins: restaurants, Museums and Art Galleries, shopping, theatres, concerts & night life.
Edinburgh, historic capital – 1 hour: visit Edinburgh Castle, new town, Holyrood Palace, Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh Zoo.
Stirling, city of Braveheart – 30 mins: visit Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument, shopping and Blair Drummond Safari Park.
Auchterarder – 45 mins: Gleneagles hotel and golf resort, gift shops and local scenic tours.
Perth – 1 hour: Palace of Scone, River Tay, shopping.
House of Bruar by Pitlochry – 1hr 30mins: the best of Scottish food, quality clothing and designer gifts.
Crieff, Gateway to Highlands – 50 mins: Highland town and resort. Stuart Crystal gift shop, Drummond Castle Gardens, Famous Grouse distillery tour.
Callander, Gateway to the Trossachs – 30 mins: Loch Vennechar, Rob Roy Centre, Woollen Mills, Restaurants and gift shops. Falls of Lenny and Bracklin Falls.
Helensburgh –30 mins. Elegant Town on the River Clyde. Waverley steamer, Hill House, Birth place of John Logie Baird, Faslane Nuclear Base, coffee shops and gift shops.
Luss and West Loch Lomond – 35 mins: preservation village, steamer pier, visitor centre, coffee and gift shops. Loch Fyne Oyster bar, Inverary Castle, Town and Jail.