Pollok Country Park

Location: Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow

24 hours


Voted Best Park in Europe in 2008, Pollok Country Park on the city's south side offers visitors a great chance to get away from the big city and lose themselves among rolling hills and fantastic woodland. Free to members of the National Trust, you'll find an extensive collection of Spanish paintings within Pollok House, as well as all kinds of antique household goods and decorative pieces. For a more adventurous trip you'll find a mountain bike circuit, while there's also a playground to keep the kids occupied. And with a stunning riverside view that's perfect for a stroll, Pollok Country Park has plenty to offer those looking for a peaceful spot away from the hustle and bustle of Glasgow.