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Sight Seeing

Sight Seeing

Visit Staffa and the famous Fingal’s Cave, The magical island of Iona with its beautiful Abbey, Islay for its stunning, white sandy beaches and Jura for its wildlife and distilleries; nearby is the famous Corryvreckan whirlpool.

Visit Gigha “God’s Island” with its amazing Achamore Gardens and crystal blue waters. Skye, the Cuillin ridge, the Fairy Pools, the isle of sleat, Dunvegan Castle, ancient home of the Clan MacLeod.

Closer to shore, Visit Loch Leven, Glencoe, Port Appin and Lismore. The list is endless!


Golfing

Golfing

We offer the opportunity of a unique golfing experience touring round the many beautiful courses to be found on the Inner and Outer Hebridean Islands and West Coast mainland.

For example visit the famous Tom Morris designed course’Askernish’ based in South Uist and Traigh golf course, (pictured) one of the most beautiful golf courses in the world.


whisky tours

Whisky Tours

Distilleries:

  • Islay visit the distilleries of Laphroaig, Lagavulin, Ardbeg and Bruichladdich
  • Skye – Talisker and Torabhaig
  • Mull – Tobermory

To name but a few…


restaurants

Restaurants

Recommended Restaraunts

  • Pier House in Port Appin
  • The Whitehouse Restaurant in Lochaline
  • The Three Chimneys in Skye
  • The Boat House in Gigha
  • The Isle of Eriska Hotel at Benderloch
  • The Airds Hotel, Port Appin
  • Cafe Fish, Tobermory

All fabulous locally sourced food and beautiful surroundings.


sealife

Sea / Wild Life

Keep an eye out for whales, dolphins, sea eagles and seals on your trip on board the Orcades.


Fishing

The skipper, ex-fisherman Alan MacGillvray from Lismore will take you fishing for Mackerel, Saithe and Lythe which you can cook and eat alfresco on board.