×
Notice
This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.
If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.
By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0156281

Lanark Travel Guide  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
DestionationGallery-GetPartialView = 0
GuidePdfAppDownloadRow-GetPartialView = 0

Info about Lanark

Overview

Lanark, whose Scottish name is spelt as "lanrik" is a town located in the central region of Scotland. Located in the lower Clyde valley, it is 24 km away from Glasgow and 34 km away from Edinburgh. Lanark's locating coordinates are 55.67º north and 3.78º west. Being the 100th largest settlement in Scotland it holds a population of around 8,253 according to the 2001 census.
Lanark's history leads us to 11th century when the king David I made it a Royal Burgh in 1140 A.D. it is also the birth place of William Wallace, the hero of the Scotland's republic tales who killed English sheriff, Haselrig, in 1297. The very first location of the Scotland parliament took place at the historic burgh of Lanark in the year 978. The town of new Lanark was founded in 1796 to carry out the mill industry. Lanark was once the County Town of the former county of Lanarkshire. Lanark has very low number of industries with many people going to Glasgow to work.

Time zone:
UTC+0
CommonInfoPlaceIntro-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0

Overall rating

1
Average

Who was there

Couples
1

Indicators

Asequibilidad
Attractions
Accommodation
Eating & drinking
Welcome
Services for tourists
shopping
Things to do
Entertainment
Transportation
Safety
Accessibility
IntroInfographicGenericContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0156244
CommonPluginEuropeAssistence-GetPartialView = 0

Reviews Lanark

Do you know Lanark? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
General:
Horrible
Wonderful
derek
Level 9     1 Trophy   
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : Quiet place, not a lot to do, but family friendly in the main. Transport is adequate in the daytime, but virtually nothing after 6 p.m.
Not to be missed new lanark , walks along riverside
IntroReviewListContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0937576
IntroAdditionalLinkContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0156258

Destinations near Lanark

DestinationListNear-GetPartialView = 0
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0,0156271
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0

Search for offers in Lanark

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0

Type of holidays

Art & Culture
Students
Cycling Tourism
Mountain
DestinationListExperience-GetPartialView = 0
AttractionListBest_1xN-GetPartialView = 0,0156258
CommonInfoZoneInfo-GetPartialView = 0
HotelListBest_1xN-GetPartialView = 0
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0
WeatherInfoForecastSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0156267
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
Footer-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0156254