Explore Ayrshire

The stunning natural beauty of Scotland’s West Coast is yours within minutes

Ruins of Dunure Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland

Ruins of Dunure Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland

Turnberry links Estate is situated on the spectacular Ayrshire coastline which provides endless pastime opportunities from beach picnics to sea angling from island hopping boat trips to watersports.

Through the village of Maidens, Culzean Castle estate has scenic walks through Red Deer Park with attractions such as The Walled Garden, The Swan Pond and The Pagoda. The castle itself is the ancestral home of the Marquess of Ailsa, this is one of Scotland’s oldest most famous houses and the interiors have been beautifully restored to make for a fascinating visit.

The Ailsa Craig bird and seal colony is a short boat trip from the fishing village of Girvan, further up coast at Largs you can take the car ferry to the Isle of Arran and spend the day in ‘miniature Scotland’.

Drive along the Carrick coast and you will encounter Electric Brae and Dunure Castle and further along you will come into the village of Alloway, birth place of one of Scotland’s favourite sons Robbie Burns , here you can take in the Tam O’Shanter Experience, Brig O’Doon, The Burns Monument and The Burns Cottage. For those who have the energy left, Ayr town offers shopping, restaurants and nightlife to carry you through to the twilight hours.