Greenock's a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council areas of Scotland, and a former burgh of barony within the Counties of Scotland of Renfrewshire (historic), located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland. It forms part of a contiguous urban area with Gourock to the west and Port Glasgow to the east.
Greenock's population was recorded as being 45,467 in the United Kingdom Census 2001, a decrease from about 78,000 in 1966. It lies on the south bank of the Clyde at the"Tail of the Bank" where the River Clyde expands into the Firth of Clyde.

Why visit?

  • Greenock is home to a vibrant cultural scene, with a variety of festivals, events, and activities taking place throughout the year. From the Greenock Arts Guild's annual festival to the Inverclyde Music Festival, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
  • Greenock is surrounded by stunning natural scenery, including the Firth of Clyde, the River Clyde, and the hills of the Highlands. Visitors can take in the breathtaking views while exploring the area's many parks and nature reserves.
  • Greenock is renowned for its seafood, with a variety of restaurants and cafes serving up delicious dishes. Visitors can also sample the local delicacies, such as haggis, neeps, and tatties.