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The local town of Inveraray and the wider Argyll area offer a wide range of great nactivities and tourist attractions to keep any visitor busy for the duration of their stay.
The Inner and Outer Hebrides
Including Tiree, Coll, Staffa, Mull, Jura, Islay, Iona, Skye, Raasay, Harris, Lewis, South Uist, North Uist, St. Kilda, Benbecula, Barra.
The road to Kintyre offers plenty of interest. Crinan Canal used by the 19th century Loch Fyne herring fleet. Beyone Tarbert, the road down to the peninsula to Campbeltown has superb views to Islay and Gigha.
Castles and Gardens
Why not venture further afield to the Ruin of Innischonnel, Duart Castle, Dunstaffnage Castle or Kilchurn Castle, all within driving distance. The gardens at Arduaine and Crarae are rich with Rhododendrons.
There are more than 350 ancient monuments within a six mile radius of Kilmartin. A diversity of prehistoric and historic sites which include Dunadd, fortress of Ancient Kings and arguably the birthplace of the Scottish nation, as well as standing stones, rock carvings and burial cairns. Closed due to renovations.
Other Local Attractions
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
Cruise Loch Lomond
Isle of Bute
Fyne Ales; a traditional brewery
Inveraray Golf Course
The George Hotel
Loch Fyne Hotel
The Inveraray Inn
The Bell Tower
Loch Fyne Whisky Shop
Purdie's of Argyll; The Scottish Soap Company
St. Conan's Kirk