Seafood Capital of Scotland


Distance from Oban: miles
View our Website
  • Open: All Year Round
  • Tariff: £20pp + depends on which trip and type of charter
  • Children: Yes
  • Accessibility: Contact Us
Trip Advisor   Facebook   Twitter   Blog

Home » Activities » Boat Wildlife Trips

Coastal Connection

We are based in Oban though pick ups can be arranged from anywhere. Travelling in a safe, dry and comfortable environment in one of our two 11 metre cabined Redbay RIBs, you can reach the islands in no time at our 30 knot cruising speed. Coastal Connection is on standby 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Our services range from the commercial side to our scenic tours of the West Coast.

Tobermory £40 Day trip
traveling time includes return
Be there in under an hour, straight into the beautifully coloured village, with great food, quaint little stores and the whisky!

Wildlife and Castles £30 2Hrs
Dunollie Castle, Duart Castle and Gylen Castle, see the real history of Scotland from the sea. This is a great chance to spot wildlife such as seals, gannets, porpoise, dolphins and many more species.

Private Charters, 2hr, Half Day, Full day.


  • Puffins, Iona and Fingals Cave
  • Kingairloch Estate for Lunch with a tour around lismore for castles and wildlife
  • Corryvreckan whirlpool
  • Coll
  • Loch Aline for lunch
  • Eriska Hotel, Airds Hotrl, Pier House for lunch
  • Loch Etive and Falls of Lora
  • Islay for the whisky
  • Garvellachs
  • 1hr trip arounf Kerrera
  • Muck and Eigg
  • Loch Sunart
  • Sea Eagle spotting
  • Whael, dolphin and basking shark spotting


Coastal Connection is the only boat service available 365 days a year and are very flexible to pick up and drop off anywhere on the West coast. They have carried out a number of charters with large commercial companies.

Here are some of our services:
Missed Ferries
Unique Walking Trips
Private Charter (2hr/half day/full day)
Delivery to Exclusive Hotels
Corporate Entertainment
Crew Transfers
Private Ferry Service
Island Hopping
Urgent Inter-Island Courier
Island Bagging

Email listing to a friend:

  • Coastal Connection
  • Contact: Cameron Smith
  • Phone: +44 (0) 1631 565833
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7919615210