TRAVEL INFORMATION By Car: If Travelling to Dhanakosa from the south; Take the A84

north (signposted to Crianlarich from the M9 just north of Stirling) to Callander. From Callander stay on the A84 for a further 14 miles to a turning on the right signposted to Kingshouse, Balquhidder and Rob Roy's Grave. Follow this road straight through Balquhidder (2 miles) and for a further 2 miles with Loch Voil to your left. You will come to a white house on your right with the 'Dhanakosa' sign on your left. The retreat centre.

If you are planning to travel by car and are willing to offer a lift to others also coming on the retreat please let us know so we can pass on your name to anyone wanting a lift.



By Train, Coach or Taxi: You will need to get a coach
or train to Stirling. From Stirling you need to get a bus to Kingshouse for Balquhidder, from where you can get a local subsidised taxi to the retreat centre (costs £1). This taxi is much in demand so please contact them at least a day in advance. Their number is 01877 384 768 Buses leave Stirling bus station (stance 7) at the following times: Departs Stirling 14:40 16:57


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Edinburgh Glasgow

Newcastle-upon-Tyne Belfast Douglas M6 Blackpool Dublin


Sunderland Middlesbrough York Blackburn


Manchester Sheffield

Arrives Kingshouse 16:02 18:25

Operator First/Kingshouse First/Kingshouse

Notes No. 59 to Callander, change to C60 to Killin No. 59 to Callander, change to C60 to Killin

If you get stuck in Callander taxis can be contacted on 01877 330496 or 331240 (cost around £20).

By Air: It is best to arrive at either Glasgow or Edinburgh airports before 14:00. Glasgow Prestwick airport is not as convenient as it takes some time to get to Glasgow city centre from there. From Edinburgh airport get the shuttle bus to Haymarket station from where trains run to Stirling every half hour (journey takes approx. 45 mins). From Glasgow airport get the shuttle bus to Queen Street station from where there are 3 trains an hour to Stirling (journey takes approx. 40 mins). From Stirling follow the instructions in the Train or Coach section above.
A82 0 w w w. d h a n a k o s


Killin Oban




A85 A82 Crianlarich

Lochearnhead A85 Crieff


M90 A84
Callander Inveraray Auchterarder

Dunblane Alva



A81 M9


A82 A81


Start/Finish Times: Please aim to arrive by about 6.30pm on the day the retreat starts (the 16:57 bus from Stirling will get you here in time). Please let us know if you’ll be arriving later than 19:00 so that we can save some dinner for you. Weekend retreats will end at approximately 4pm on the last day, full week retreats will end at 11am on the final day, so it’s best to arrange return travel departing Stirling after 1pm. Return flights should be booked for 3pm at the earliest.

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