Please read our new privacy and cookies statement for more information.
Overview of Things to do
Overview of About
Overview of Accommodation
Overview of Scotland's Regions
Overview of Travel
Show all businesses that have been awarded
Taste our Best
Taste our Best
Taste Our Best businesses have menus featuring locally sourced, sustainable Scottish ingredients and fresh seasonal produce
There are a number of unique and fascinating towns and villages scattered throughout Ayrshire & Arran.
From Ayr, Kilmarnock, Girvan, Troon and Irvine on the mainland to the many villages and towns on the isles of Arran and Cumbrae, the towns and villages of Ayrshire & Arran boast superb attractions, cafés, restaurants, pubs, bars, shopping opportunities, accommodation and more.
Use the information listings to find out more on the towns and villages of Ayrshire & Arran.
Towns & Villages
Standing on the north west coast of Isle of Arran, Pirnmill is a small village taking its name from a former pirn mill.
Cumnock is a Victorian looking town in East Ayrshire and lies at the confluence of Lugar Water and Glaisnock Water.
This popular Ayrshire holiday resort is found on the coast and boasts a variety of things to see and do.
Dunure is a fishing village which dates back to the early 19th century, found on the coast of South Ayrshire, 5 miles north west of Maybole.
Barr is a picturesque community in rural Ayrshire located about 8 miles inland from the town of Girvan on the B734.
The town of Kilwinning lies by the River Garnock, 5 miles south of Ardrossan and 3 miles north of Irvine on the North Ayrshire coast.
Whiting Bay is a pleasant resort situated 4 miles south of Lamlash and 8 miles south of Brodick in the southern half of Isle of Arran.
Kilmarnock is the home of the largest Burns monument in Scotland.
Shiskine is a village on the island of Arran, 9 miles (15 km) south west of Brodick.
Tarbolton is a village lying between Mauchline and Prestwick in South Ayrshire.
© 2014 VisitScotland. All rights reserved.
Alternatively please choose one of our other international websites: