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Attractions


McCAIGS TOWER

Oban's most prominent landmark, built by the respected banker, John Stuart McCaig in 1887. Overlooking Oban with panoramic views of the firth of Lorne.

OBAN DISTILLERY

See one of the six classic malts being made and discover the secrets of the ancient art of distilling.

GYLEN CASTLE

A late 16th century L-plan tower house which stands on a cliff face overlooking the Sound of Kerrera.

KILCHURN CASTLE

Built 1440 by Sir Colin Campbell of Glenorchy.

CASTLE STALKER

Picturesque ancient seat of the Stewart's of Appin, dating back to the 14th century.

DUNSTAFFNAGE CASTLE

A fine 13th century castle built on a rock with a great curtain wall. The castle's colourful history stretches across the Wars of Independence to the 45 rising.

It was briefly the prison of Flora MacDonald.

INVERARAY CASTLE

Home of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll. Since the early 15th century Inveraray Castle has been the headquarters of Clan Campbell.

DUART CASTLE

Duart has been the home of the Chief of the clan MacLean and his family for 700 years.

TOROSAY CASTLE

Torosay is a beautiful and welcoming Victorian family home with furniture, pictures and scrap books dating from Edwardian times, situated 1.5 miles from Craignure on the Isle of Mull. It is surrounded by 12 acres of spectacular gardens.

ATLANTIC BRIDGE

"The bridge over the Atlantic ocean." Built in 1792 by Robert Milne and John Stevenson builders of Oban.

EASDALE ISLAND MUSEUM

Showing the history of the island's slate industry and it's people in the 18th and 19th century.

THE SCOTTISH SLATE ISLAND HERITAGE TRUST

Exhibition of photographs, models showing life in the 19th and 20th century.

KILMARTIN GLEN

Over 5000 years of human history are traced across the Kilmartin Valley. At least 150 prehistoric sites lie within 6 miles of the quiet village:burial cairns, rock carvings, standing stones and the fortress of the earliest Scottish Kings.

IONA ABBEY

On the Island of Iona, reached by ferry from Fionnphort, Mull. One of Scotland's most historic and venerated sites, Iona is the burial place for many Scottish Kings.


Local


CALEDONIA MACBRAYNE
cruise Tours
The ferry terminal, OBAN
Tel:01631 566688
Brochure line:01475 650350
email:enquiries@calmac.co.uk
www.calmac.co.uk

BOWMANS COACHES MULL LTD
Waterfront, Railway Pier, OBAN
Tel:01631 563221
email:info@bowmanstours.co.uk

TURUS MARA Seabird &wildlife
Freephone :0800 85 8786
www.turusmara.com
Contact Peter T Hall
Tel :01680 812440
www.mullwildlifetours.co.uk

SEA.FARI ADVENTURES
Tel:01852 300003
www.seafari.co.uk

OBAN ADVENTURE DAYS
Tel:01631 566080
www.stramash.org.uk

SCOTTISH CITYLINK COACHES
Tel :0871 266 3333
www.citylink.co.uk SCOTRAIL
Tel :0845 748 4950
www.scotrail.co.uk

SCOTTISH SEA LIFE SANCTUARY
Tel :0871 423 2110

CRUACHAN POWER STATION
( The hollow mountain)
Tel :01866 822618
email:visit.cruachan@scottishpower.co.uk

OBAN DISTILLERY
Stafford St, OBAN.
email:oban.distillery@diageo.com
Tel:01631 572004

DISCOVER GLENCOE
www.discoverglencoe.com

INVERARAY CASTLE
Tel :01499 302203
www.inveraray-castle.com

INVERARAY OLD JAIL
Tel:01499 302381
www.inverarayjail.co.uk

OBAN ADVENTURE DAYS
www.stramash.org.uk
Tel:01631 566080

SKIPINNISH CEILIDH HOUSE
www.skipinnish.com
Tel:01631 569599
email:info@skipinnish.com

SEA KAYAKING COURSES
www.seakayakoban.com
Tel:0845 436 036
email:info@nationalkayakschool.com

DIVE SCOTLAND
www.divescotland.com
Tel:01631 571010

SEALIFE ADVENTURES
www.sealife-adventures.com
Tel:01631 57 10 10
email:enquiries@sealife-adventures.com


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