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Oban, Isle of Mull & Ancient Iona 2022

Oban, Isle of Mull & Ancient Iona 2022

Get ready for an enchanting adventure, as we take you on a picturesque Scottish Highland journey.

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Get ready for an enchanting adventure, as we take you on a picturesque Scottish Highland journey. Based in the town of Oban, we will ride the cable car up Aonach Mor and experience breath taking views. Travel to the rugged Island of Mull and visit Inveraray and the banks of Loch Fyne.

 

Includes

Return coach travel

4 nights half board

Excursion to Inveraray

Admission into Benmore Botanic Gardens

Return ferry sailings to the Isle of Mull with visits to Iona & Tobermory

Free time in Oban

 

Please note this price does not include our door-to-door, to add this service please tick the option at checkout.

INVERARY &

BENMORE BOTANIC GARDENS (FULL DAY): Inveraray is the ancestral home of the Duke of Argyll, who originally founded the town in 1745. It is home to Inveraray Castle, a unique piece of architecture, Dukes Bell Tower and Inveraray jail, an award-winning 19th century prison. We also visit Benmore Botanic Gardens; these gardens feature a world-famous collection of plants from the Orient and the Himalaya to North and South America.

OBAN

(FULL DAY): Oban, the 'Seafood Capital of Scotland' is a wonderful place to spend the day. For stunning views head to 'McCraig's Tower', this colosseum lookalike stands proudly above Oban and provides views over the town.

ISLE OF MULL

(FULL DAY): Following an early start, we set sail to the Isle of Mull from where we catch a foot passenger ferry over to the unique island of Iona (9:55am departure). Only 3 miles long and 1 mile wide, Iona is steeped in magnificent Scottish history which you can explore in Iona Abbey. The small graveyard next to the abbey is also thought to be the final resting place of 48 Medieval kings of Norway, Ireland, and Scotland, including the 11th century king Macbeth! Later we return to Mull and head to Tobermory, the capital of the island. Tobermory was built as a fishing port in the late 18th century and is now a picture-postcard of a place with brightly painted buildings along the main street towards the pier surrounded by high woodland-fringed hills. Late afternoon we make the return sailing to Oban for a late dinner this evening back at the hotel.

The Great Western Hotel ***, Oban

 

 

In a prime location, right in the centre of the curving esplanade, just a pleasant walk from the shops and harbour, stands Oban's Great Western; a hotel proud of offering space and comfort, as well as magnificent views of the bay (remember to look out for those memorable sunsets!). Ideal for a relaxing holiday, the activity on the bay can simply be watched from the welcoming lounge and cocktail bar, while it's also an ideal touring centre. With Glencoe, serene lochs and the Western Isles on the doorstep, there's a myriad of sightseeing opportunities.

 

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lift

  • Wi-Fi

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Alfreton, Hall Street Alfreton - Surcharge £10pp,
Hall Street, Bus station, DE55 7BT
Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Beeston, Lace Road Beeston Lace Road, behind the Cricketers pub
NG9 2LA
Bulwell Aldi Bus Stop Bulwell, Aldi Bus stop SW12
Sellers Wood drive, NG6 8GE
Chesterfield Bus Station Chesterfield Coach Station,, Beckingham Way
S40 1TH
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
East Midlands Parkway East Midlands Parkway
Nottingham, NG11 0EB
Heanor Market Place Heanor Market Place, Wilmott Street Surcharge £10p
(Market Square side) DE75 7EG
Ilkeston, Wharncliffe Rd Ilkeston, Wharncliffe Rd, Surcharge £10pp
outside CO-OP DE7 5GF
Leicester Bus Stand CH Charles Street, Bus stand CH , Outside Bistro Live
Leicester, LE1 1HL
Leicester, Bus Stand CH Charles Street, Bus stand CH , Outside Bistro Live
Leicester, LE1 1HL
Long Eaton, The Green Long Eaton, The Green
Outside Wilkinsons, NG10 1HQ
Loughborough Amber rooms Loughborough Amber rooms, The Rushes
LE11 5BE
Mansfield Bus Station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Meadowhall Interchange Meadow Hall Interchange, Bay C3
Meadowhall Road, Sheffield, S9 1EP
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE
Ripley, Market Place Ripley, Market Place, Surcharge £10pp
Express Stand DE5 3FJ
Rotherham,Interchange Bay Rotherham £15pp Surcharge , Interchange Bay C1/ C2
Frederick Street, S60 1QB
Sheffield Pond Hill Pond Hill, Opposite Penny Black Public House
S1 2BG
Toton Lane Tram Stop Toton Lane Tram Stop Park and Ride
Toton Lane Tram Stop, NG9 7JA

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