Welcome to the Seafood Capital of Scotland and the Gateway to the Isles
Oban, Lorn & the Isles is a fascinating part of Argyll & the Isles with an amazing range of things to see and do, many of which you may never have done before.
As you approach you glimpse this bustling port from the top of the ‘Bealach-an-Righ’. As you sweep down the hill towards the expanse of the bay, the view opens up before you and one begins to appreciate why Oban has developed into Scotland’s most popular west-coast holiday town.
Go island hopping, walk in the wilderness, breathe pure air, watch magnificent sunsets and see starry skies that will take your breath away. You’ll also discover incredible wildlife, a rich Highland history and fabulous local food.
Dine on the freshest seafood and savour some of the world’s most famous Scotch whiskies.
Our destinations are distinct in character and offer a unique experience. From kayaking to mountain biking, get off the beaten track and find your own adventure.
Come visit Oban, the Seafood Capital of Scotland.
Explore Oban, Lorn & the Isles
EAT & DRINK
Whether it’s seafood, whisky, chocolate or ice cream, Oban, Lorn & the Isle's larder is overflowing with delectable edibles.
Castles, whisky and miles of coastline: Oban, Lorn & the Isles is packed with things to see and do. Come, stay a while.
Are you a water baby or a landlubber? Do you prefer relaxing strolls or exhilarating bike rides? Have you ever dreamed of hunting mediaeval castles, competing in the Highland Games, swimming with sharks or diving a famous WWII shipwreck? No matter how you like to be active, you’ll find world class experiences in Oban, Lorn & the Isles.
Boat trips are an unbeatable way to explore Argyll & the Isles and discover the wonderful wildlife that inhabits the region’s waters and coastline