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Helensburgh Tour December 2024 4pm

Helensburgh Tour December 2024 – a 60-minute walk and will be on the flat around the town. Choose Monday to Saturday. Tours depart every 60 minutes from 2pm, 3pm, 4pm.

£14.00

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Helensburgh Tour December 2024

We will see highlights on the walking tour, of the various architectural designs by Charles Rennie Mackintosh former Conservative club, theatre converted to civic use by John Honeyman and Helensburgh Parish Church, a fine Victorian Gothic building by J. M. Hay. The walking is on level tree-lined streets with pink cherry blossoms in the spring. Local walk guide Gerena explores dark secrets, opulent churches, historical landmarks, and a 1.5km promenade on the waterfront that stretches to Cairndhu Point, relaxing for an evening stroll to see the lights of Greenock and Inverclyde area. We will cover only a small part of the waterfront on the guided walking tour. On a clear day we can see towards Roseneath peninsula and right up Gareloch to Loch Long to the fabulous Arrochar Alps.

Reveal tales of Sir James Colquhoun a Black watch officer, and Lady Helen Colquhoun who had eight children. John Logie Baird with his famous invention, and Henry Bell with his maritime achievements, stand on the beginning of the John Muir Way, a 134 mile long distance trail from Helensburgh to Dunbar, and all who contributed to the heritage and affluence of Helensburgh.

Walking Highlights in Helensburgh

Local knowledgeable and personable walking guide

Explore hidden gems around Helensburgh’s Colquhoun Square and Sinclair St

How to identify different architectural eras by looking for clues

Additional information

Date

02 December 2024, 04 December 2024, 05 December 2024, 06 December 2024, 09 December 2024, 11 December 2024, 13 December 2024, 14 December 2024, 16 December2024, 17 December2024, 20 December 2024, 21 December 2024

Time

4pm

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