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What is Arran Alpacas?

WELCOME TO ARRAN ALPACAS!! We offer fun & engaging alpaca trekking & experiences from our glamping site on Arran.

alpaca rainbow


  • Alpaca Treks (1 hr experience plus refreshments included)
  • Seasonal Events & Sessions (see 'Arran Alpacas News' section for details)

All experiences include use of our play area, games room. We always have a wee alpaca craft on the go (for no extra cost)!


We are open March - October and treks run most Wednesdays & Saturdays.

Stay with us

ALPACA YOUR BAGS and extend your stay on our magical island! Arran Alpacas is based on our rustic and sustainable glamping site which was once a thriving farm.

glamping pod

AT BALMICHAEL GLAMPING, we have self-catering accommodations (barrel pods & safari lodges) suitable for all group sizes and budgets. Glam up your stay by selecting an option with a wood-fired hot tub, perfect for relaxing whilst watching the sun set off the west coast.

safari tent

MAKE MEMORIES by getting involved in animal feeding sessions (included in your stay)!

Head on over to our Balmichael Glamping site to check our accommodation.

How to Book

ALPACA TREKS are a brilliant way to spend some quality time and have some laughs with friends, family, and of course our alpacas!

TREK DAYS - Sat & Wed (March - October)

TREK TIMES - 11.30am (afternoon experiences available during peak season, on booking form if available)


  • £20 per alpaca ( + 1 person aged 8 +)
  • £25 per shared alpaca ( + 1 adult + 1 child under 8)
  • £7.50 spectator/additional person coming along


Alpaca experiences must be pre-booked which you can do here. We regret we are unable to have people access our glamping site and working farm unless booked. This is for the health & safety of our visitors and animals.

SEASONAL EVENTS run throughout the year. See 'News & Event' section of the homepage for details of what is on and when.


Check our FAQs for queries and read here for details about our cancellation policy.



Give the fun gift of an ALPACA GIFT VOUCHER, available for any value!

alpaca gift voucher

Please get in touch to arrange a voucher at trek@arranalpacas.co.uk

Vouchers can be e-mailed or sent by post (£2 P&P charge applies).

Where we are

Arran Alpacas is based at Balmichael Glamping, 15 minutes drive from Brodick on The String road which connects the east and west of the island.

arrival sign


We are approx. 7 miles from Brodick and 3 miles from Blackwaterfoot.


Stagecoach buses operate along The String & pass the entrance to Arran Alpacas.

Check the Stagecoach website for timetables.

SatNav: Arran Alpacas, KA27 8DT

What3Words Carpark Location: flamenco.outhouse.pizzas


Arran Alpaca News

Summer Feed & PlaySummer Feed & Play 2023
Summer fun for little ones! Come along to meet the alpacas, feed them and enjoy a play. Alpaca craft and scavenger hunt included too!!

Easter EventEaster at Arran Alpacas
Come along for some Easter fun for the kids! Meet & feed the alpacas and enjoy a range of Easter activities! Wednesday 5th April & Sat 9th April, 3.30pm - 5.30pm.

Alpacas & PIzzasAlpacas & Wood-fired Pizzas
We can't wait to be part of Arran's Food Journey!! Come meet our alpacas, enjoy some activities and even get a tasty wood-fired pizza! Check link for more details!