The 18th century castle is perched on a cliff high above the Firth of Clyde. The Fountain Garden lies in front of the castle with terraces and herbaceous borders. The large walled garden contains a wide collection of fruit, vegetables and cut flowers plus an extensive vinery and peach house. The 560 acre Country Park offers beaches and rock pools, parklands, woodland walks and the new Adventure Cove. Directions: On the A719 twelve miles south of Ayr, four miles west of Maybole. Bus 60 Stagecoach, Ayr/Girvan via Maidens to the entrance. One mile walk downhill from the stop to the Castle/Visitor Centre.
12:00pm-4:00pm. Normal NTS admission applies, guided walk £3.00 (including NTS members). Proceeds to Maggie’s, Queens Nurses, NTS Garden Fund & Perennial
Maybole Ayrshire KA19 8LE
Monday 1 May 2017