"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Largs

Largs (Scottish Gaelic: An Leargaidh Ghallda) is a town on the Firth of Clyde in North Ayrshire, about 33 miles (53 km) from Glasgow. The original name means "the slopes" (An Leargaidh) in Scottish Gaelic.

A popular seaside resort with a pier, the town markets itself on its historic links with the Vikings and an annual festival is held each year in early September. In 1263 it was the site of the Battle of Largs between the Norwegian and the Scottish armies. The National Mod has also been held here in the past.

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS203591

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Things to see and do in and around Largs

  • Largs Museum
  • Escape
  • Vikingar
  • Vikingar!
  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre
  • Kelburn Castle Country Centre
  • Robertson Museum and Aquarium
  • Newtons Family Funfair

Tourist Information

Largs
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA30 8LX

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 988
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 987
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 985
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 986
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 988
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 991
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
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