6 Days Walking/7 Overnights

Arran Coastal Way – 6 days walking/7 overnight stays

65 miles (105 km)

Day 1

Arrive Isle of Arran

With good public transport links to Ardrossan, and a short ferry trip, arrive into Brodick, the Island’s capital.

Day 2

Brodick to Sannox

(8 miles/13 km)

The choice of a hill climb over the shoulder of Goat Fell (optional trek to the top) with spectacular views or take the lower alternative on main road & cycle track.

Day 3

Sannox to Lochranza

(9 miles/14.5 km)

Many points of interest on this lovely day along the coast comprising of a mixture of path and beach walking with some manageable and fun boulder hopping.

Day 4

Lochranza to Machrie

(13 miles/21 km)

Mainly road walking but with fine views and light traffic with a finish of two miles of great beach walking. Overnight Blackwaterfoot.

Day 5

Machrie to Lagg

(13 miles/21 km)

Visit the King’s Cave on this day comprising of some road walking and a fine beach path.

Day 6

Lagg to Whiting Bay

(10 miles/16 km)

Your first glimpse of Ailsa Craig and fine sea views across the Firth of Clyde.

Day 7

Whiting Bay

to Brodick

(12 miles/19.5 km)

You pass through the village of Lamlash on this day. A mix of forest paths and roads followed by beach path to take you to your final destination in Brodick.

If you would like to walk shorter/longer distances each day or stay at different stages along the Way, then please let us know and we will adapt the itinerary to suit your individual requirements.


Price of Package : £550.00 per person (based on two persons sharing)


This package includes:

* Seven overnight stays in selected quality b&bs/guest houses/small hotels with en-suite facilities

* Full Scottish breakfast

* Baggage transfer from stage to stage

* Transfers, if required, due to limited accommodation at some stages

* Rucksack Readers Guide or Harvey Map

* Comprehensive tour pack with full information on your walk including location details for your accommodations and local facilities

* The services of the Gemini Team prior to and during your holiday


Not Included:

  • Evening meals, packed lunches and drinks (available at all stages)
  • Transport to /from the Island of Arran
  • Travel Insurance (we recommend that you arrange your own cover)



Additional overnight stays can be arranged at a cost of £50.00 – £60.00 pp per night.

Single Walker Supplement as part of a group is £35.00 per night.

Solo Walkers Supplement is £40.00 per night.

Please note that, upon the actual booking of rooms, we will do our very best to try and reduce the single or solo walkers’ supplement. This will be dependent on availability of rooms at the time of booking.

Group Discounts for 4 or more people available on request. Please email us or call 01324 410260 (overseas +44 1324 410260) for a quote.


Please feel free to contact us on info@geminiwalks.com for any further information on this walk. Thank you.


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