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Oban Sportive 2019

Start your 2019 sportive season with the action packed Oban Sportive.
Start your 2019 sportive season with the action packed Oban Sportive! Image by Stephen Lawson This year we have the two classic road routes - the Loch Avich 56 mile rout… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/oban-sportive-2019/

Mother Nature’s Most Spectacular Light Show

Experience the Northern Lights in Oban, one of the best places in Scotland to view this magnificent natural phenomena.
As summer fades and the longer nights of autumn set in, now is a great time to experience the Northern Lights, or aurora borealis. Oban’s latitude is northerly enough that, weathe… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/mother-natures-most-spectacular-light-show/

Celebrate National GetOutside Day 2018, Oban style!

Ordnance Survey is urging people across the nation to get active outdoors on Sunday 30 September for the first ever National GetOutside Day, and Oban & Lorn is the perfect place to celebrate!
Whether you crave adventure, want to get the whole family in the fresh air or you simply like a leisurely stroll, there is an outdoors activity sure to please in Oban & Lorn. To g… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/celebrate-national-getoutside-day-2018-oban-style/

Shinty’s Big Day Out

Roll up for the 2018 Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup Final at Mossfield Stadium!
The 2018 Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup Final is the premier competition for shinty, the “Greatest Day” in the annual shinty calendar, attracting thousands of spectators and broadcas… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/shintys-big-day-out/

Doug Allan - Wild Images: Wild Life

Find out if snow leopards or leopard seals are the most scary; discover how to get close to the biggest fish in the sea and whether your eyeballs freeze at minus 50.
Doug Allan: Wild Images, Wild Life come to Oban October 15 at The Corran Halls at 7pm.  Find out if snow leopards or leopard seals are the most scary; discover how to get close t… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/doug-allan-wild-images-wild-life/

Good Vibrations- Summer Fun in Oban & Lorn!

Summertime in Oban is packed with fun activities for the kids, so whether you are a local or just visiting the area, there is always something to keep everyone busy. In addition to regular events such as Piping at the Castle on Sundays at 2pm at Dunollie …
Summertime in Oban is packed with fun activities for the kids, so whether you are a local or just visiting the area, there is always something to keep everyone busy. In addition t… https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/good-vibrations-summer-fun-oban-lorn/

Join Mark Beaumont for the Oban Sportive adventure!

Cyclists and climbers will be hitting Oban's playground with world-record-setting cyclist, broadcaster and sport ambassador Mark Beaumont for a brilliant weekend of adventure and fun. All proceeds to charity.
https://www.oban.org.uk/blog/cycling/

Seafood Capital of Scotland

 

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Welcome to Oban - the Seafood Capital of Scotland!

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Oban- pronounced “OH-bin”- is located on Scotland’s west coast, in the ancient Gaelic district of Lorn and council of Argyll & Bute.

Oban is well known as the Seafood Capital of Scotland and the Gateway to the Isles. But there is so much more to discover, from world-class historical attractions to exhilarating water sports to vibrant Gaelic culture.

We invite you to browse our site for information on attractions, dining, accommodation, shops and services, as well as read our blog and find out about Oban’s people, businesses, history and environment. And be sure to join us on on social media and tag your photos #visitoban and #obanminded. 

Be bold. Be authentic. Be unique. Be passionate. Be inspired. Be #ObanMinded

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Love is in the air!

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Celebrate your love with a Valentine's break in Oban! Treat your someone special to a romantic West Coast getaway. There is plenty to see and do in Oban with your sweetheart, from amazing attractions and luxury accommodation to world class whisky and award winning intimate dining.

Check out our member specials for your Valentine's Day break in Oban

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