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Fitting it all in to two days!! (Ancestral trail)
Have reviewed proposed schedule for visiting ancestors locality and come up with following for over 2 days.
Would appreciate any comments and feedback please:
Day 1 - GLASGOW/PAISLEY TO: Port Glasgow; A82 to Tyndrum (92km 1hr 20m); A85 to Oban (60km 1hr); A85 back to Connel Bridge (9km); Ardchattan Parish Archive - Kintaline Farm - just one mile down the South Shian and Tralee Road, just at the north end of Benderloch ( 20 minutes from Oban);
BENDERLOCH / OBAN - STAY OVERNIGHT
Day 2 - BENDERLOCH / OBAN TO: Ardchattan ? Cemetery @ Church?, TO; Ardchattan Parish-Ardchattan Priory- Coffins Trial (relatives headstone @ Priory (5-10m) SPEND AN HOUR or so; depart Priory to Achnacairn to A828 to A85 to Bridge of Awe, turning left and travel approx 8km more to Glennoe/Glen Noe (32km 45m) along Loch Etive; from Glennoe return to turn left near Bridge of Awe onto A85 travel app 14km to turn right onto A819 and onto Inverary Castle (home of Duke of Argyll) and Inverary ( 44km 45m); then A83 to Achadunan, Ardgartan, Tarbet change to A82, Arden (travelling along Loch Lomond!); to M8 to Paisley/Glasgow (105km 1hr 30m). Glasgow at night- dinner and scenic views. PAISLEY OVERNIGHT