If you have a stop over at glasgow airport and don't want to spend it in a glasgow airport lounge or a glasgow airport hotel, you might consider spending some time at one of the local attractions - the things to do near to glasgow airport. Because the airport is only 8 miles fast airport, this includes anything in Glasgow.
We have included outline details on the top things to do near glasgow airport below (in alphabetical order), with more details on separate pages. Click on the name of the attraction to find out more:
Charles Rennie Mackintosh Trail Ticket: for £10, this combined ticket that gives visitors entry into all of glasgows paying Mackintosh attractions (11 in all) and the Hill House in Helensburgh, as well as unlimited travel on Subway and First Bus services in Greater Glasgow (from 09:30 and 23:59).
George Square Glasgow: considered by many to mark the city centre, George Square provides a good starting point for those wanting to explore the city.
Glasgow Annual Events: details of the annual exhibitions, shows fairs and festivals that take place each year in glasgow.
Glasgow Cathedral: dating back to the early 13th century, it is the only pre-Reformation cathedral remaining in the whole of Scotland.
Glasgow Film Theatre: one of the most successful independent, specialist cinemas in the UK, showing around 450 different films every year, ranging from exciting, new and innovative films, to the more familiar classics.
Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art: 1996 as a showcase for the City's new status as a cultural centre, it is is divided into 4 areas - earth, fire, air and water - each with exhibits exploring a different topic.
Glasgow Markets: from the 1000 trader and 150 shopkeeper 'The Barras' to the larger street markets, find out more on this glasgow markets page.
Glasgow Restaurants: for the top picks for a great meal in Glasgow, visit our Glasgow restaurants page
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall: the city's most prestigious venue, staging a wide variety of performances and concerts throughout the year, often attracting world-famous artists.
Glasgow Science Centre: an intriguing and challenging centre with over 300 interactive exhibits. The science cente is home to Scotland's only IMAX theatre.
Glasgow Shopping: the city is the largest retail centre in the UK outside of London, a shopaholic's dream.
Glasgow Travel: planes, trains and coaches, how to get to and from Glasgow
Scottish Football Museum: 2000 objects on display within 14 galleries, and is based at the home of Scottish international football, Hampden Park.
Theatre Royal Glasgow: is home to the Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet, it also hosts drama, dance, lyric and children's theatre throughout the year.