Let Donald Kay take you back to the 1200’s and show
you how the town developed from two streets into the
beautiful Royal Burgh you see today.
Discover where and when the charter was awarded
and by whom.
Hear about Ayr’s many distinguished residents and
visitors - Sir William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Mary
Queen of Scots, Oliver Cromwell, John Macadam
Enjoy the sights of the original fort and surrounding
Admire the Covenanters and the history of the Auld
Kirk of St John the Baptist...
and many more facts about the people of Auld Ayr.
Not forgetting the bard himself...Robert Burns.
Donald also says ! Spend a day with Rabbie driving through
the Ayrshire countryside, visiting many
of the places immortalised in the Bard’s
poems. Starting off at his birthplace,
Rabbie will show you where he and his
cronies lived and worked, stopping for
lunch at the famous “Howff” where “The
Jolly Beggars” was inspired or A must for all who want to learn more about
those two great Scottish institutions - Rabbie
Burns and whisky. Spend two days with Rabbie,
visiting the places where he lived, worked, ate,
drank and slept. On day two you will have some
free time before touring Scotland’s last privately
owned distillery . Donald also takes theRobert Burns persona to couples weddings plus helps Scottish companies promote their products home and abroad and he can be hired for any corporate entertainment