Take in the view from a 2,000-year-old cliff-side fort, home to a tribe known to the Romans as the Novantae.
Seek out the unusual defences of the last great private stronghold built in Scotland, including its rare caponier or shooting gallery.
Visit a stronghold that stood at the heart of an ancient kingdom covering the area now known as Strathclyde.
See the mighty hilltop castle built by Robert II in the 1370s, soon after he came to the Scottish throne.
Visit a rare example of a Lowland broch – a kind of fortification usually found only in northern Scotland.
Discover a history filled with intrigue, murder, torture and treason at this awesome, eerie ruin.
Cross a narrow peninsula to a lonely castle incorporating a rare hall-house of the 1200s.
Explore a Neolithic centre of ritual and domestic activity scattered across a lonely moorland.
Explore a complex ring cairn with a high kerb, set amongst a rich archaeological landscape.
Stand in surroundings that inspired Sir Walter Scott, who learned the power of border ballads as a young infant living on the estate.
Imagine the monastic life at a church founded on one of the earliest Christian sites in Scotland.
Experience the solitude of a sea-side cave said to be the hideaway of an early Christian saint.