Escape......It's time to relax
Things to see & do on the Isle of Arran



Activities for adults

Arran has a wealth of adult leisure activities including 7 golf courses (Lochranza,Corrie, Brodick, Lamlash, Whiting Bay, Shiskine, Machrie); canyoning, paragliding,sea canoeing, mountain biking, power boating (Arran Adventure, Brodick); fishing (freshwater; Blackwaterfoot trout fishery; seawater Lamlash Boat hire); scuba diving (Whiting Bay); quad biking tours, helicopter tours and golf driving range (all at Balmichael Centre); power boating (Arran Power and Sail, Brodick); Whiskey Distillery tour (Lochranza);, Beer Distillery Tour (Arranale, outside Brodick); Arran Aromatics (Brodick); Arran Jam and Provisions (Lamlash);Aromatherapy and Sauna (Auchranie Spa, Brodick); Various Walks e.g. Trek to Goatfell (Brodick).


Activities for children (& adults!)

These include crazy golf (Bilslands, Brodick);clay pottery, painting and play area (all at Balmichael Centre); putting course, cycle hire and swingpark (Beach Shop, Brodick); Arran heritage museum (Brodick); gardens and outdoor play/picnic area (Brodick Castle); seal watching (Kildonan beach and Rocks on road to Corrie after Arran Aromatics); ice cream/cheese making (Arran Dairy, near Lagg); fruit picking (Farm shop, Whiting Bay farm); painting ceramics (Arran porcelain adjacent to Arran aromatics outside Brodick); arts and crafts (Burnside gallery on Auchlochan estate) and feeding animals (Arran Clan horse, Kildonan)

Arran passport collecting all 6 village badges (Bislands, Brodick); 2 swimming pools (Auchranie Spa,Brodick and Kinloch Hotel, Blackwaterfoot); gym (Auchranie Spa, Brodick); various activities (Rangers office, Brodick Castle); painting and clay head model making (Art Studio, Road to Auchranie Hotel Brodick); tennis courts (Brodick Hall,Lamlash tennis club, Shisking golf and tennis club, Machrie golf and tennis club); Ferry to Holy Isle (Lamlash Pier); Walk to Glenashe falls over 5s (Whiting Bay), beach Kildonan (sand) and Machrie (pebble); 2 horse stables for trekking (NorthSannox and Blackwaterfoot); bowling (most villages); local ceilidhs, various locations .



 

More information

Links
Arran Ferries - Cal Mac
Arran Wildlife
Arran Buses
Arran Golf
- Brodick
- Lamlash
- Whiting Bay
- Shishkine
- Machrie Bay
- Lochranza
- Corrie

Arran Visitor Centre
Arran Climbing
Arran Pony Trekking
Arran Shopping
Arran Restaurants/Pubs
Arran Bike Club
Arran Powerboats & Sailing
Arran Paragliding
Arran Art Gallery
Isle of Arran Distillery
Arran Auchrannie Spa Resort
Arran Folk Festival
Arran Porcelain
Arran Forestry Commision & Birdwatching
Arran Newspaper - The Banner
Arran Newspaper - The Voice

Arran Walking

Arran Info
Ocean RIB Adventure
Art
Woodwork
Walks
Weather
Mountaineering
Lochranza Distillery
Art
National Trust for Scotland
Walks
Cheese
Brodick Museum
Golf
Restaurants
Beauty
Events

Useful Phone Numbers
Brodick Tourist Office - 01770 303776
Lamalsh Police Station - 01770 302573
Lamlash Cottage Hospital - 01770 600777
Arran Taxi - 01770 600703
Whiting Bay Pharmacy - 01770 700584
Whiting Bay GP - 01770 600516


 
 
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