The Ayrshire Coast, Culzean Castle And Robert Burns Experience

Quick Details

Private Tour 1-8 people | Suitable from +5 years old
£240

Get to know Robert Burns and the beauty of Alloway!

Come with us and enjoy this unique encounter with Scotland’s favorite son, Robert Burns. Experience the famous sites in Alloway where Burns lived and was inspired to write his most famous work. We will also discover the beauty of the Ayrshire coast and the stunning Culzean Castle and its pleasure gardens.

Tour Details

  • Departs from your accommodation at 9am or 8am from Edinburgh.
  • Return at 6pm approximately.
  • Important information – Bring waterproof clothing and walking shoes.
  • Transportation & air conditioning as standard.
  • The stories and services of an English-speaking driver-guide.
  • Tour exclusions – Entry fees to visitor attractions.
  • Estimated cash needed for lunch and visitor attractions would be £40.

Tour Highlights

  • Culzean castle and gardens – Experience the beauty of the castle and it’s pleasure grounds
  • The Burns Cottage – A guided tour of the cosy 3 bedroom cottage where Burns was born and lived until he was 7 years old.
  • The Burns monument and gardens – Designed by Sir Thomas Hamilton.
  • The Brig O’ Doon – Follow in Tam o’Shanter’s footsteps across the cobblestone bridge over the River Doon.
  • Alloway Auld Kirk – Visit the graves of Burns’ father and sister in this 16th century church ruin, ‘where ghaists and houlets nightly cry’.
  • The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum – Listen to his words, handle objects connected to the man, play games that unravel his mysteries and enjoy visual artworks.

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