Campervan Rental Scotland – Tarbert and Loch FynePosted on: June 27, 2016
The delightful fishing village of Tarbert on scenic East Loch Tarbert, an inlet of Loch Fyne plays host to several festivals this season that celebrate its rich heritage in music, sport, food and literature. This lovely spot in Argyll is perfect for those who wish enjoy the best of Highland hospitality, culture and outdoors, but don’t care for the crowds that you find at many places in Scotland in summer. In your campervan rental Scotland from Roseisle, you can take it all in while ensconced in luxury every mile of the journey.
The Seafood Festival July 4-5 gives visitors the opportunity to sample the culinary delights of Scotland. The harbour bustles with food stalls and a fisherman’s market, with cookery demonstrations and tastings on offer. Get some of the bounty from the pier to cook up yourself in your campervan rental Scotland! A highlight of the weekend is the crowning of the Seafood Festival Queen and her princesses, who arrive in a flourish by sea and parade through the village led by the Mid Argyll Pipe Band. Live music and kids’ activities round out this family-friendly festival, so load everyone up in a campervan rental Scotland and hit the road!
The Tarbert Traditional Boat Festival draws beautiful vessels of all kinds from across Scotland and Ireland the weekend from July 30-August 2, providing a spectacle in the harbour for on-lookers. Enjoy boat tours, stalls, live music, demonstrations and family activities.
Tarbert Music Festival & Campervan Rental Scotland
One of the longest running music festivals in Scotland, the Tarbert Music Festival has been celebrating song and food for 27 years. Held the weekend of September 18-20, it features kids’ activities and a full program of concerts by local talent, turning out everything from rock to reggae to traditional music. Impromptu sessions are encouraged and attract musicians from far and wide. Visitors will enjoy the fantastic local seafood and the relaxed vibe.
Rounding out the festival season are the Tarbert Fair, which as been running since 1705 on the last Thursday of July, and the Book Festival, which runs September 18-20.
Explore Robert the Bruce’s castle, and take scenic walks along the adjacent Kintyre Trail. Tarbert is an ideal destination for the whole family, so get in a campervan rental Scotland and come along to Tarbert, deep in the heart of Scotland!