Towns and villages in Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley

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  • Looking through the trees, down the Main Street at Eaglesham - a village south west of East Kilbride, East Renfrewshire.
    Eaglesham
  • The town of Gourock on the Firth of Clyde, viewed from the golf course on Lyle Hill, Inverclyde.
    Gourock Inverclyde
  • Looking towards the town of Lanark in the Clyde Valley from the viewpoint on Black Hill, South Lanarkshire
    Lanark from Black Hill
  • The view from the abbey over Paisley, with the town hall visible, Renfrewshire
    Paisley
  • The River Clyde at sunrise, Glasgow
    River Clyde, Glasgow

Learn all about the towns and villages in Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley with information on local attractions, history and more.

Whether you enjoy the bustle of the city or you are after a countryside retreat with dramatic coastal views, this vibrant region offers visitors fantastic variety.

The city of Glasgow has so much to offer. Discover great shopping, restaurants and a range of vibrant attractions, many of which are free, all surrounded by the city’s beautiful parks and gardens.

In Paisley, the magnificent abbey dates back to 1163 and was reputedly the site where William Wallace was educated while Paisley Museum has the finest collection of Paisley Shawls in the world.

Summerlee, the Museum of Scottish Industrial Life, is located in Coatbridge in North Lanarkshire on the site of a 19th century ironworks, where you can take a ride on Scotland’s only electric tramway and venture deep underground in a recreated mine.

Visit the fantastic attractions in South Lanarkshire, such as the Museum of Rural Life in East Kilbride and follow the story of Scotland’s countryside and people.

Enjoy life by the sea in Inverclyde, situated along the coastal reach of the River Clyde, west of the city. Find out about the area’s maritime history at the McLean Museum and Art Gallery in Greenock, a wonderful Victorian museum which also features the town’s most famous son, James Watt, who made the steam engine. Gourock and Greenock sit at the mouth of the river.

In East Dunbartonshire, you’ll discover one of the area’s World Heritage Sites, the Antonine Wall, parts of which can be seen north of Glasgow at Bearsden and Kirkintilloch. The turf wall marks the northernmost point of Roman conquest in Britain.

Look through the information listings and start planning a trip to the towns and villages in Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley.

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  1. Blantyre

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    Blantyre

    Blantyre is the birthplace of the famous explorer David Livingstone and the town is situated by the River Clyde, 8 miles southeast of Glasgow.

  2. Glasgow East End

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    Glasgow East End

    Glasgow's East End begins at the city's ancient heart, the thoroughfares of High Street and Castle Street, which are bookended by the medieval Glasgow Cathedral and the Tron Steeple at Glasgow Cross.

  3. Clarkston

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    Clarkston

    Clarkston is an affluent suburb of Glasgow, 5 miles south of the city centre.

  4. Forth

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    Forth

    Forth is a village near Lanark that stands at 1,000 ft above sea level and has a population of around 3,500.

  5. Bishopbriggs

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    Bishopbriggs

    Bishopbriggs is an affluent commuter suburb situated 5 miles north of Glasgow city centre.

  6. Kilsyth

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    Kilsyth

    Kilsyth is a town on a narrow strip of land between the Kilsyth Hills and the River Kelvin and is roughly halfway between Glasgow and Edinburgh.

  7. Uplawmoor

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    Uplawmoor

    Uplawmoor is a historic small village in East Renfrewshire.

  8. Milngavie

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    Milngavie

    Milngavie is a town in the valley of the River Allander and is approximately 6 miles north of Glasgow city centre.

  9. Milton Of Campsie

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    Milton of Campsie

    Milton of Campsie is a small village situated at the foot of the Campsie Fells, 10 miles north of Glasgow.

  10. Inverkip

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    Inverkip

    Inverkip is a small coastal village at the mouth of the River Kip, 6 miles south west of Greenock and around 30 miles from Glasgow.

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