Bruce sites to visit
King's Cave, Arran
Legend says that Robert the Bruce hid from the English armies in one of these mysterious caves and within these gloomy walls, he watched a spider repeatedly attempting to spin a web, inspiring Bruce to continue the struggle for Scottish independence.
- Location: This popular circular trail takes in some of the best scenery on Arran including views over Machrie and the northern mountains.
- Opening hours: open daily
- Time: 2 mile walk
Melrose Abbey, Scottish Borders
This mystic ruin in the Scottish Borders is the supposed resting place of Robert the Bruce’s heart, marked by a plaque in the grounds.
- Location: Melrose
- Opening times: vary depending on season