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Delightful Oban
Oban Lighthouse
Oban, Spectacular Views


Famous for its seafood and known as the gateway to the Western Isles, Oban is a popular tourist destination with lots of opportunities for walking, sightseeing, touring and relaxing.

From summer strolls along the beach to the harbour, to museums, lochs, castles, distilleries, and lovely local shops - there is always something to see and do.

Sail out to sea and discover the local wildlife and if you’re brave enough, Oban even has its own basking shark excursion!

Although the town's population is only around 8,500 (one of the Highlands' largest), tourism welcomes up to 20,000 visitors during the peak season.


Choice of 2 hotels


Perfectly positioned on Oban's level seafront esplanade this historic hotel affords magnificent panoramic views across the Sound of Kerrera towards the Isle of Mull.

Corran Esplanade
PA34 5PP


3 Crown
The Regent is a beautiful Art Deco styled hotel situated on the level Oban Esplanade, opposite the Pier, boasting spectacular views across the sea to the Isle of Mull. Although the hotel does not have its own car park - ample parking is available.

Corran Esplanade
PA34 5PZ

Oban War & Peace Museum
McCaig's Tower
Dunstaffnage Castle & Chapel
The Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary
Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds
Ganavan Sands Beach
Falls of Lora
Easdale Island Folk Museum
Ocean Explorer Centre
Saint Columba Cathedral

Inveraray Castle
Ferries to the Isle of Mull
Glen Coe
Kilchurn Castle
Arduaine Garden
St Conan's Kirk
Easdale & Seil Island
Fyne Ales Brewery
Cruachan Power Station Visitor Centre
Castle Stalker

Oban 17 - 25 Nov
Fort William Nevis Centre 25 Nov