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Hobart Many people just drive through on their way to Iona, but there’s plenty to see here, including what must be the smallest Post Office in the world!
The small island that you see to the south is Eilean Armalaig, where evidence remains of fortifications built by the Macleans of Duart to protect the slipways for their galleys, still to be seen on the loch shore opposite. Tobermory
Leaving the jetty at Craignure, turn westwards to take the romantic road that strikes across southern Mull to Iona in the extreme west.
Opposite Craignure village is the mouth of Loch Linnhe, which extends north-eastwards for more that forty miles, its upper reach overlooked by the highest mountain in Great Britain – Ben Nevis at 4,406 ft. On a clear day the mountain’s massive shape can be seen from many places on the east coast of Mull.
If you need some office timeRead more » READ MORE, Copyright Explore Scotland 2018. Tobermory is also well known for being the setting of hit children's TV show Balamory. These experiences are best for tours in Isle of Mull: 3-Day Loch Ness, the Isle of Mull and Glencoe Small-Group Tour from Aberdeen; 4-Day Magical Mull, Iona & West Highlands Small-Group Tour … READ MORE, An Roth is situated about 30 metres along the road from the ferry terminal. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. Craignure is where the Oban to Mull ferry terminates on the Isle of Mull. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in Australia. As he was about to lay the coup de grace on the opposing chief, Lachlan was shot in the back by a hunchback that he had scorned to have in his troop. Discover the most beautiful and interesting places on the West Coast of Scotland with our tours to the Isle of Staffa, home to the world-famous Fingal’s Cave, the ornithological heaven of the Treshnish Isles, the sacred Isle of Iona and the wildlife mecca of Mull. Thank you Peter. If you’re going to Mull, be sure to check this out! Coming down the hill from Craignure, you get a good overview of the loch, but you’ll have a better view if you turn left to either Gorten, or Grasspoint. Spectacular. If time allows, pause here for a moment to enjoy the head of Loch Spelve. Both are narrow roads, so take care, but the views are tremendous, and the wildlife is excellent, and there’s always the chance of an otter.In summer ther are lots of orchids too. Whatever you do on Mull make sure you book a day out with Peter.
Craignure is worth a visit in its own right, whether you are going as a foot passenger or taking your car across for a longer stay on the island. Isle of Barra Please see our terms page for more details. India Established in 1973, we have been running boat trips for 40 years. Please see our terms page for more details. Don't show this message again, Sails from Tobermory, Mull and Ardnamurchan, Staffa - Fingals Cave & Treshnish Isles Wildlife Tour, Staffa and Treshnish Isles Wildlife Tour (1).
Craignure lies close to Mull's easternmost point, and it is reasonably equidistant from the island's two other main destinations for visitors: Tobermory to the north and Iona to the west. The island's main town, Tobermory, is famed for the cheerful colours of its waterfront buildings and the yachts bobbing in the natural harbour. The monthly meetings of the Isle of Mull Bird Club are held here. The island's main town, Tobermory, is famed for the cheerful colours of its waterfront buildings and the yachts bobbing in the natural harbour. Visited Mull in November 19 and decided to take this tour so we didn’t miss anything, turned out to be the best decision ever. Not only was he extremely knowledgeable about the wildlife and the Island he also kept us amused with his life stories and the in car banter was so entertaining.