Arran, Scotland in Miniature - 5 day tour

Tour Summary

Arran, Scotland in Miniature
5 day/4 night

This delightful tour will introduce you to the unique blend of Highland and Lowland scenery that makes Arran “Scotland in Miniature”. Discover the ever-changing landscapes, charming villages and glorious sea views on an island tour that includes a visit to Arran Distillery in Lochranza. Later visit Brodick Castle, which sits in the shadow of Goatfell, the tallest peak on the island and have free time to explore Brodick, the island’s main town. There’s even an optional excursion to the Mull of Kintyre and the island of Gigha.

Firth of Clyde - let yourself unwind to “island time” on the 55-minute crossing from Ardrossan to Brodick

Isle of Arran - explore the island’s diverse scenery of mountains, glens, sandy coves and picturesque villages

Brodick Castle - visit the historic home of the Dukes of Hamilton and discover the stunning gardens  

Arran Distillery - discover how expert whisky-distillers create the award-winning Arran single malts and savour the finished product with a tutored tasting  

Isle of Gigha - enjoy an optional day excursion to the Isle of Gigha to visit delightful Achamore Gardens

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Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 4 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: Blackwaterfoot, Isle of Arran (4)


  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (4)
  • Table d’hote dinners (4)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to Brodick Castle and Gardens
  • Tour and tasting at Isle of Arran Distillery

Tour Essentials

  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with reclining seats 
  • All ferry fares and reservations
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes 


Departure information

From Glasgow

North Hanover Street Bus Stance, Glasgow, G1 2BP

Check-in: 12:00 hrs
Tour Departs: 12:15 hrs
Tour Returns: 13:30 hrs

From Edinburgh

Outside Reception at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Edinburgh
111 Glasgow Road
Edinburgh EH12 8NF

Check-in: 10:45 hrs
Tour Departs: 11:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 14:45 hrs

Child details

Please contact us for information on child prices. 

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom. 

Please note that rooms for single occupancy are not available on this tour.

Departure and Return Times
The departure and return times are given for guidance only and are subject to change.

Final timings and pick-up points will be confirmed with your joining instructions approximately 10 days before departure.

Optional Tour
An optional full-day tour to Gigha is available. The cost is £55 per person which includes transport, a light lunch and admission to Achamore Gardens.      

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code
BW 02967

Tour route map


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