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Family holidays in Scotland

Can’t wait to get away from it all? This region is full of history and raw beauty just waiting to be explored. There are many temptations on offer, from the rugged coastline and quiet beaches to capital culture and castles. In every direction, it’s uncrowded and unbelievably beautiful.

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Event

British Piping Championship and Highland games

CATEGORY:Event

TYPE:Other

LOCATION:Meadow Park,
19 Glasgow Road,
Bathgate,
East Lothian,
EH48 2AB

OPEN DATES:30 May-30 May

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Prices for tickets are subject to change, please visit event website for full details. Distance from Setan Sands: 33.6 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Attraction

Burns Museum

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Museum

LOCATION:Burn's National Heritage Park,
Murdoch's Lone,
Alloway, Ayr,
Ayrshire,
KA7 4PQ

OPEN DATES:Year round

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prices

Adult:£8.50

A multi-site experience of the life, times and work of Scotland's much loved poet Distance from Craig Tara: 2.7 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Open daily 3rd January - 31st March, 10am - 5pm Open daily 1st April - 30th September, 10am - 5:30pm Open daily 1st October - 31st December, 10am - 5pm Closed 25 and 26th December Closed 1st and 2nd January

Beaches

Craig Tara Beach

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Craig Tara Beach,
Ayr,
Ayrshire,
KA7 4LB

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Get your fishing nets at the ready for this shingle beach with its many rock pools. A sandy beach with some rocks. Ayr is within walking distance. A walk up Brown Carrick hill can be worth the effort on a clear day. Limited parking available. Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice

Place of interest

Dirleton Castle

CATEGORY:Place of interest

TYPE:Houses & Gardens

LOCATION:,
Edinburgh and the Lothians,
East Lothian,
EH39 5ER

OPEN DATES:Year round

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prices

Adult:£5.30

Child:£3.30

Dostance from Seton Sands: 10.2 miles. Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices.  

1st April - 31st September: Open daily 9:30 - 17:30 1st October - 31st March: Open daily 9:30 - 16:30 Closed Christmas day and Boxing day

Beaches

Doonfoot

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Doonfoot Beach,
Ayr,
Ayrshire,
KA7 4HX

OPEN DATES:Year round

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A long sandy beach with beautiful views, just south of Ayr Distance from Craig Tara: 1.7 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

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