Maidens Harbour was established in the mid 19th century
Irvine Beach Park is a long sandy beach and wild dunes. The park boasts great facilities and plenty to entertain the family.
Merkland Wood is perfect for a short walk with great opportunities to spot wildlife.
Enjoy beautiful views over Rothesay to the Firth of Clyde and the Cowal Peninsula from the top of Canada Hill.
The stunning Ardencraig Gardens, situated in Rothesay, were originally designed as part of the nearby Ardencraig House.
Also known as The Straad, St Ninian’s Bay is another small bay on the west coast of Bute.
The Discovery Centre and Winter Garden is just a short walk from the ferry terminal and so makes a great starting place for visitors to Bute.
Garratt Gardens, in memory of Charlie Garratt a much loved Vet.