The next town heading north from Troon is Irvine, once one of Glasgow's main trading ports and now redeveloped as a new town. One of the favorite Scottish towns of Robert Burns, Irvine has long sandy beaches well complemented with some of the top of the crop leisure facilities and a well developed Cycling tract network.The Tourist Information Centre is on New Street near the train station and the huge shopping centre, Tel 01563 678100 (open Easter-October, 1000-1600. Hours liable to change).
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