Special Interest: Canals


  • Edinburgh and Lothians

    The Union Canal leads off towards Falkirk from Ratho just outside of Edinburgh and after Linlithgow has a brilliant viaduct. At Falkirk you get to go on the Falkirk Wheel which is a canal enthusiasts dream and then you can connect to Glasgow. The links below are to centres for boat hire....view more

  • Central and Stirling

    There are two fascinating canal attractions located either side of Falkirk city in the Stirlingshire area: The Kelpies, which is an enormous sculpture installation overhanging the M9 mororway that celebrates the breed of canal pony that used to drag the canal boats along the tow paths. The other att...view more