Oban, the Isle of Mull and Tobermory
Discover Argyll, the West Coast of Scotland, characterised by remarkable scenery that together capture the beauty and appeal of Scotland. Oban is one of the country’s most visited holiday towns, welcoming you with panoramic views of striking mountains, lochs and islands. Mull is the largest of the islands of Argyll that surround Oban, where you can join a visit to its capital of Tobermory. Its iconic harbour is a picture-postcard scene, overlooked by the brightly coloured buildings which curve around the sheltered bay.
Day 1 Departure: 0600-0700 hrs. Travel to Scotland making comfort stops en-route. Hotel check-in. Dinner is included for the next 4 nights.
Day 2 Day at leisure in Oban
Explore the waterfront town among the finest scenery in Europe, enjoying the uninterrupted views out to Mull. McCaig’s Tower dominates the skyline, an imposing Colosseum lookalike which awards visitors with spectacular views across Oban Bay. Known as the ‘seafood capital of Scotland’, it is well-served with first-class restaurants and pubs. Attractions include the Oban Malt Whisky Distillery.
Day 3 Tobermory, Isle of Mull
Built in 1788 on a design by Thomas Telford, this is the remote island’s main town. From one of Scotland’s prettiest ports, the picturesque
streets hosts a choice of galleries, local shops, an excellent Mull museum and an 18th century distillery.
Day 4 Argyll Peninsula
Tour to Inveraray, a bustling town which looks out to the sparkling waters of Loch Fyne. The town itself is overlooked by the magnificent 16th century castle, with fine black and white architecture. Visit the charming fishing village of Tighnabruaich, and Benmore Botanic Garden. Set against mountains in 120 acres, there are striking displays and a world-famous collection of colourful plants and towering trees.
Day 5 Depart after breakfast, making comfort stops en-route. Arrive home: mid-evening.
• Return coach travel
• Day return ferry to Isle of Mull
• 4 nights accommodation
• Traditional Scottish self-service buffet breakfast
• Served 3 course dinner (3 choices) plus after dinner tea/coffee
• Possible entertainment
• Admission to Benmore Gardens
• Hotel porter service
• All coach tours
Royal Hotel, Oban
Standing in the centre of town close to the harbour and ferry terminal. The central position is ideal for visiting the West Coast of Scotland as well as the Isle of Mull. Built in 1895, the hotel offers traditional Scottish hospitality within quality modern surroundings.
Bedrooms: En-suite with TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and telephone.
Facilities: Bar and lounge. Night porter.
Mobility Information: Lift serves all 5 floors. No ground floor bedrooms. No accessible bedrooms.
Supplements (subject to availability):
Single room supplement £64.00
Sea view room upgrade at extra cost
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