Address:Monsanto House, Drybridge Rd, Dundonald, Kilmarnock KA2 9AF, UK
Fortified residence of Robert II, the first Stewart king. The guided tour gives an insight into medieval life at a royal residence. Set on the top of a hill, there are panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Please note that there are steep paths to the castle.
3. Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
Address:Wrightfield Cottages, 12 Greenfield Ave, Ayr KA7 4NN, UK
Set in the beautiful village of Alloway, you can visit the museum, the Burns Monument, Alloway Auld Kirk and Brig o’Doon. You can also walk down Poet’s Path to the cottage where Burns was born.