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Who doesn't burst into song when they hear the words 'Loch Lomond'! A must-do day trip destination from Glasgow, this beautiful lake is perhaps only beaten in fame by Loch Ness.

Take a drive around the leafy western shore, and notice how the northern stretches of Loch Lomond morph from lowland to more stark highland landscapes, overlooked by the lofty 974 m (3,195 ft) heights of Ben Lomond.

Around 30 islands dot the lake, and boating enthusiasts take to the water on weekends in kayaks, speedboats and windsurfers. On the southern shore you'll find the Loch Lomond Shores complex, with an aquarium, shops, and restaurants.

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Measuring 35 km long and 8 km wide (22 miles by 5 miles), mainland Britain's largest lake is 32 km (20 miles) northwest of Glasgow, just a 40-minute drive.

The lake is protected by the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, Scotland's first national park. The main villages around the lake are Balloch, Dumbarton, Tarbet and Helensburgh. You can get here by organized tour, bus or train.

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West Highland Lochs and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh, Edinburgh, null
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West Highland Lochs and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 386 Reviews

Spend a day experiencing Scotland’s majestic lochs and castles on this day trip to the western Scottish Highlands, whose dramatic scenery will amaze you. ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $54.79
Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and Whisky Trail Small Group Day Trip from Glasgow, Glasgow, Day Trips
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Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and Whisky Trail Small Group Day Trip from Glasgow

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 99 Reviews

Travel to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond in style and enjoy a wee dram of whisky on a small-group tour from Glasgow. With a maximum group size of 16 ...  Read more

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $45.43
West Highland Lochs, Glencoe and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Glasgow, Glasgow, Day Trips
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West Highland Lochs, Glencoe and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Glasgow

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 50 Reviews

What could be more quintessentially Scottish than lochs and castles? You'll travel through the picturesque highlands passing through the haunting Glencoe and ...  Read more

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $52.11
Whisky-Tasting Day Trip from Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Day Trips
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Whisky-Tasting Day Trip from Edinburgh

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 25 Reviews

Get whisked out of Edinburgh by comfortable van to the wilds of Scotland on this whisky-tasting day trip through the Scottish Lowlands. Sample several types of ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 8.5 hours

From USD $48.10
5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Food Tours
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5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from Edinburgh

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Experience the natural beauty of Scotland on a 5-day tour through the Lowlands, Northern Highlands, West Coast and the magical Isle of Skye. Focusing on the ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 5 days (approx.)

From USD $648.08
Magical Mull, Iona and the West Highlands Isles, Edinburgh, Multi-day Tours
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Magical Mull, Iona and the West Highlands Isles

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Spend four amazing days exploring the natural beauty and historic treasures of the island of Mull and surrounding areas. You’ll visit Calgary Bay, the islands ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 4 days (approx.)

From USD $493.07
Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Multi-day Tours
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Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh

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Travel to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond in style on a small-group tour by Mercedes minivan from Edinburgh. With a maximum group size of 16 passengers, you ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $48.10
Day Trip to Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park with Optional Stirling Castle Tour from ... 
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Day Trip to Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park with Optional Stirling Castle Tour from Edinburgh

4.5 star rating: Recommended 16 Reviews

Take a day trip from Edinburgh to the beautiful Scottish Highlands and get to know Loch Lomond, Trossachs National Park and Stirling Castle. The remote region ...  Read more

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $50.78
Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Tour, Scotland, Day Trips
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Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Tour

Experience a tour of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Enjoy active sightseeing, getting out and walking the beautiful landscape. Small, intimate ...  Read more

Location: Balloch, United Kingdom
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $50.11

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