Livingston is large town with plenty to do and where you can enjoy the lovely surrounding West Lothian countryside, and the town is also within easy reach of the City of Edinburgh with all its attractions. Entertainment in the town can include music, dance, comedy and drama as well as other events at the Howden Park Centre. There’s a great selection of restaurants with a wide range of cuisines from Spanish to Indian, and the town also has a good choice of bars and pubs.
If you plan to go shopping in the town, you’ll find a great range, and includes The Centre which as a huge selection of stores, along with eateries to enjoy while you shop. The range of conference venues for business in the town include those at the Centrex House and the Mecure Livingston Hotel, and Edinburgh Airport serves the town for international flights.
Livingston Car Hire
Wherever you are in Livingston, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Livingston car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
While you’re in Livingston you can come and visit these places:
Almondell and Calderwood Country Park
This country Park is a beautiful place to come where you can enjoy peaceful woodland walks and abundance of nature and wildlife including roe deer and squirrels. There are lots of paths to follow and you can also cycle and horse ride, and the Park is home to rivers and streams with a number of bridges. There’s also a Visitors Centre where you can find about more about the Park and the facilities there, and also see the Centre’s aquariums.
Almond Valley Heritage Centre
There are a variety of things to enjoy at this Centre which is situated in picturesque surroundings. You can see the watermill where there a number of animals such as ponies, highland cattle, goats and ducks and you can enjoy handling sessions with the smaller animals such as rabbits. There are also activities including a narrow gauge railway, trampolines and play areas, as well as a Museum where you can see displays about the history of West Lothian and the oil industry in Scotland with a range of exhibits.
Paradise Island Adventure Golf
This is an enjoyable place where all ages can come and enjoy adventure golf with a range of features including a ship wreck theme and desert island with caves and lagoon. There’s also a jungle, pharoah’s tomb and temple along with tropical animals and statues. You can make your way around the interesting course and compete against friends and family.
Five Sisters Zoo
A short distance from Livingston is this lovely Zoo where you can come and see a wide variety of animals and birds including brown bears, Arctic wolves, marmosets, porcupines, kookaburras, otters and reindeer. There are children’s play areas and you can also enjoy handling and feeding sessions as well as talks about the creatures.
You can enjoy a range of leisure activities and facilities at this Centre which include a leisure pool which has fun flumes, a Health Spa with sauna and steam room along with a jacuzzi, a gym and fitness studio, as well as a soft play area for children.
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