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Glen Coe, Glencoe

4.9
Must see · Valley · Nature / Park
Find yourself at the lowest point of a valley with green, wild, rocky mountains looming overhead at Glen Coe. This U-shaped glen was formed in the last Ice Age by a glacier, leaving behind a 16 km (10 mi) long, 700 m (0.4 mi) wide stretch of scenic beauty. The serene landscape is ideal for a countryside hike, with many different tails varying in difficulty to choose from. Stop by the visitor center to learn more about the natural surroundings; on-site amenities include a small museum, restaurant, and cafe, where you can warm up with a coffee after a nice hike. Arrange your visit to Glen Coe and discover more family-friendly attractions in Glencoe using our Glencoe trip planning app.
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  • My only regret was that the weather wasn't better for the sake of the camera, absolutely stunning scenery. I must go back and fish some of those hill loch's in the future. After driving through the....  more »
  • This place has great information especially helpful for tourists. You can do wood land walks around the center. Parking at the center all day is £4 if not a member for Scotland National Trust. Very....  more »
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