Ardkinglas Woodland Gardens
The gardens contain one of the finest collections of conifers in the British Isles, including “The Mightiest Conifer in Europe” dating back to around 1790. Located 7 miles east of Inveraray at Cairndow. Open every day.
Argyll Riding & Activities
Dalchenna Farm Inveraray Horse Riding and Mountain Bike routes through forest, mountain, glen and by the sea. Picnic and pub rides. Archery and other activities.
Scotland’s only surviving original farm township. A glimpse of Western Highland life from the past.
Crarae Gardens & Forest Walks
Covering an area of almost 50 acres the gardens support rare plants, exotic shrubs, and a superb collection of trees. Located 7 miles south of Inveraray at Minard. Open all day.
Cruachan-The Hollow Mountain
Situated amongst some of Scotland's most beautiful scenery, lying deep within Ben Cruachan is one of the country’s most amazing engineering achievements.
Kilmartin House Museum
Kilmartin House Museum is an award-winning world-class centre for archaeology and landscape interpretation. At this unique and vibrant centre you can see ‘The Valley of Ghosts’ audio-visual: a time traveling experience with breath taking imagery and haunting music.
The Scottish Sea Life Sanctuary
Nestling amidst the pine trees on the shores of picturesque Loch Creran, the Centre combines a spectacular aquarium with a busy rescue and rehabilitation facility for both common and grey seal pups.
Fyne Sea Tours
Based in nearby Strachur, Fyne Sea Tours offers daily 1 and 2 hour Castles and Wildlife Cruises of Loch Fyne and is also available for private charter. Tours are conducted on Fyne Explorer, a Redbay Stormforce 8.4m Expedition RIB. She has a heated cabin with seating both inside and out and is commercially coded by the Maritime Coastguard Agency to carry 10 persons.
MotoScotland is an award winning off road motorbike centre based 1 mile from Inveraray. Providing off road training, experiences, bike sales and kit sales, they are rated by RIDE Magazine as “Britain’s Best Off Road Motorbike Training School”. One of the most fun experiences you will ever have on a motorbike and all to the backdrop of a stunning, private 50,000 acre highland estate. MotoScotland’s training is the only UK centre to be recognised as “Advanced Rider Training” for road riders – who can earn premium discounts by completing certain courses they offer. Everything is included that you will need for a course – proof of motorbike license (CBT or higher) is essential.
The Campbletown road
- The Crinan Canal
- The Mull of Kintyre
The Oban / Fort William road
- Loch Awe
- Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe
- The Inverawe Smokehouse, Taynuilt
- Rannoch Moor
- Fort William
- Ben Nevis
The Glasgow road
- Loch Fyne Oysters, Clachan
- Benmore Botanic Garden, Dunoon
- Cruises Loch Lomond, Tarbet