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Explore the Rhins coast by E-Bike
Get up close and personal with the giants of the Galloway coastline when you explore the Lighthouses of the Rhins by e-bike. A fantastic way to make the most of the striking coastal scenery and the quiet country roads, e-bikes make cycling suitable for almost everyone, and make several of the lighthouses on our tour easier to visit than travelling by any other way.
Your e-bike tour booking includes everything you need to get started, including an in-person tutorial so the bike is perfectly adjusted for you to enjoy. E-bike Lighthouse Tours are available for half, full or multiple-day hires. To start your booking, contact us with details of your requirements and we will take care of the rest!
Click the Flipbook above to learn more.
This self-guided tour of the Lighthouses of the Rhins gives you the opportunity to explore the lighthouses you’re most interested in at your own pace. There are opportunities for refreshments and visits at some lighthouses. While some lighthouses have restricted access, there are viewpoints to enjoy them all.
Your starting point for e-bike collection, safety training and return is the Gateway to Galloway Hub in Stranraer or the Harbour at Portpatrick.
|E-Bike Tour Includes:
E-Bike Enquiry Form
Enquire about E-Bike Tours
Simply provide some details and we will get back to you within normal working hours.
Enquiry forms are not confirmation of booking.
Minimum Age 14 to use the E-Bike
Under 18s need to be accompanied by adult (18+)
Day 1 - Stranraer
Your first day in the Rhins can be spent in the fantastic Stranraer, throughout the year we have many events and activities, such as the renowned Oyster Festival - see our calendar for dates of all events in the area. Your day can be spent walking through the town, visiting our High Street shops, eating in our wonderful cafes and restaurants, soaking in the history by following our town trail or relaxing down at the harbour with an ice cream.
Day 2 - Portpatrick
Portpatrick is a prominent seaside village in the Rhins. Steeped in a wealth of history, Portpatrick, and its harbour is accustomed to receiving plenty visitors. There are many food options to choose from in Portpatrick with many of the eaters boasting freshly caught seafood straight from the local fisherman. You can spend the day by the sea on the beach or walking up round the cliffs for spectacular views of the Irish coastline, visiting the ruins of Dunskey Castle. The putting green offers a chance to have some family fun or hone your skills before play 18 holes at Portpatrick Golf Course!
Day 3 – Mull of Galloway and Logan Botanic Gardens
Drive to Scotland’s most southernly point. The celebrated Mull of Galloway lighthouse is the most southern point in Scotland and has a complete experience to enjoy the moment. The experience allows visitors to stay, eat and explore the Mull of Galloway. Visitors can discover inside the lighthouse and its features or take a scenic walk around the Mull. For keen nature watchers or those looking to learning there is a RSPB centre filled with information and look out points. Visitors can go to the Gallie Craig for some tea and cakes.
On the route back, take a walk around Logan botanic Gardens and discover the exotic plants and trees. The Rhins of Galloway location in the Gulf Stream makes for perfect temperatures for the exotic plants and trees to grow.
McLean’s Taxi Service
Contact Number: 01776 705 555
Office: 21 North Strand St, Stranraer, DG9 7LD
Local bus timetable can be provided from Gateway to Galloway Hub . To book trips to Glasgow/Edinburgh on the coach please visit National Express or City link website.
Local Buses: Stagecoach
Coach: National Express & City Link
Scot Rail Services
Contact number: 0344 811 0141
Office: Stranraer Railway Station, Port Rodie, Stranraer DG9 8EJ
Prestwick Airport (PIK) 55 miles from Stranraer
Glasgow (GLA) 91 Airport miles from Stranraer
Edinburgh (EDI) 125 Airport miles from Stranraer
Ferries to Ireland
To book day trips or crossing to Ireland please visit Stena Line or P&O Ferries booking offices' or visit their websites.
Stena Line to Belfast
Main Terminal Building Belfast Way, Cairnryan Stranraer DG9 8RG
P&O to Larne
Contact: 01304 44 88 88
The Port, Cairnryan, Stranraer, DG9 8RF