Other Activities

Optional Day Trip-Tuesday 1st August 2017

The IGJC organising committee have arranged optional tours that will take place on Tuesday 1st August. These will be available on a first come, first served basis and will be priced outwith the registration fee therefore additional costs will apply.

Please note that both these tours will link together so that the evening cruise is enjoyed as one large group. Both tours are subject to minimum numbers and we reserve the right to cancel the tours if these numbers are not met. If this happens you will be refunded.

The maximum numbers are 75. Free cancellation deadline is 28th April 2017.

Lomond Shores Evening Cruise

16.00 Coaches Depart from Crowne Plaza

17.30 Group are dropped off at Lomond Shores- please click here to visit website!

18.30-21.00 Evening Cruise of Lomond Shores

21.30 Coaches return to Crowne Plaza

Ticket Cost= £85.00 per person and includes 3 hour cruise, a drink upon arrival, evening meal with half bottle of wine per person and return transport.

If you would like to add on a tour of Glengoyne Distillery before the Lomond Shores Cruise you can do so as below.

14.00 Coaches Depart from Crowne Plaza

15.00 Group are dropped off at Glengoyne Distillery – click here to visit website!

15.20-16.05 Private Whisky tour lasting 45 minutes

16.05-17.00 Browsing time in shops

17.00 Coaches to depart to Lomond Shores

Please note that you can only book the Glengoyne Whisky Tour if you are also booking the Lomond Shores Cruise. You can NOT book the whisky tour by itself.

Ticket Cost= £20 per person

The maximum numbers are 50. Free cancellation deadline is 28th April 2017.

Why not make the most of your time in Scotland and visit the stunning city of Edinburgh which is only a one hour drive away from Glasgow!
In August Edinburgh is a full buzzing and vibrant City hosting two of the biggest arts festivals which bring the City to life!

Edinburgh International Festival- From the 7th-31st August
Every August, the Edinburgh International Festival transforms one of the world’s most beautiful cities, presenting three exhilarating weeks of the finest creators and performers from the worlds of the arts – for everyone.
Edinburgh’s six major theatres and concert halls, a few smaller venues and often some unconventional ones too, come alive with the best music, theatre, opera and dance from around the globe.
Find out more information by clicking here.

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe- From the 7th-31st August
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. Every year thousands of performers take to hundreds of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, children’s shows, musicals, opera, music, spoken word, exhibitions and events.
In 2014 there were 49,497 performances of 3,193 shows in 299 venues, making it the largest ever arts festival in the world.
Find out more information by clicking here.