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Travel through Scotland in 

Style & Comfort

 

 

 

TWO-DAY TOUR  

 

OVERNIGHT STAY

 

 

Mull-Staffa-Tobermory

Staffa 

 

Fincal's Cave 

 

 

 

Escape the everyday! This little island (½ mile long and ¼ mile wide) off the west coast of Scotland looks like it may be from a different planet. Its hexagonal columns were

 

formed millions of years ago by volcanic eruptions and a vast blanket of lava that spread into the Atlantic Ocean. Years of waves crashing

 

against these columns created the magnificent Fingal’s Cave.

 

In 1722 when the botanist Joseph Banks highlighted the wild & natural beauty of the island. It soon became a must-see location. Famous visitors have

 

included Queen Victoria, Lord Tennyson, Jules Verne, Robert Louis Stevenson and John Keats; all fell under the island’s spell.


Staffa came into the care of the National Trust for Scotland in 1986, a gift from John Elliott, Jr, of New York in honour of his wife Elly’s birthday.


Staffa was designated a National Nature Reserve in 2001.

 

 

Listen to the astonishing acoustics of Fingal’s Cave, which inspired Mendelssohn to compose his Hebrides Overture.

Enjoy a puffin-spotting picnic on the top of the island in summer.

 

 

 

Day One

We will Pick you up and take you over to Oban which has spectacular views over to the Isle of Mull. Mull is the second largest island of the Inner Hebrides and the largest island in the area of Argyll and Bute. Located in the Inner Hebrides islands which we will then be crossing the Sound of Mull by ferry.


After disembarking at Craignure, we turn left along the single-track road to Fionnphort. There is a good chance of spotting some highland ‘coos’ as we travel through Mull's magnificent scenery on the short journey to Fionnphort, where we will make our way to Staffa to take in the beauty of fincal's cave , returning To Tobermory for an OverNight Stop.


 MULL AND IONA ARE  UNFORGETTABLE PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERIENCE

Mull- Staffa-Tobermory




DAY ONE



Pick up points

Glasgow, Edinburgh, Sterling,Perth


Pick up's from hotels, B&B'S, guest houses,
Train Stations & Airports can also be arranged

we will make our way to Oban


Board the Short ferry Crossing which will take you to port Craignure in
Isle Of Mull

Along our route we will pass Loch Awe
Making our way Fionnphort,then we board a foot ferry to explore

STAFFA FINCAL'S CAVE

Returning To Tobermory
for an overnight stay




Accommodation

 

 

THE TOBERMORY HOTEL

 

 

 

Along the seafront 
The Tobermory Hotel 

Is a great place  to Stay

as its in the the heart of  everything Tobermory has to offer

restaurants & bar

flat-screen TV.
Wifi
Free toiletries

Inland Double Room

Inland Twin Room

 

Evening Information




DINING 




CAFE FISH


The Cafe’ is wonderfully appointed on the upper floor of the Calmac Pier with spectacular views over Tobermory Bay to Calve island and the Sound of Mull.



BREAKFAST


THE TOBERMORY HOTEL

  self-service buffet:

Fruit Juices, Cereals, Homemade Bread, Soda Bread & Pancakes, Freshly made Yoghurts, Croissants, Fresh Fruit, Cheeses

Cooked Breakfast Menu

(Cooked to order)

Traditional Porridge, Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs, Grilled West Coast Kipper, Full Cooked Tobermory Hotel Breakfast




Nearby

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Staffa & The Treshnish Isles

 

magnificent wildlife

 

Island of Ulva

 

Fishing:Sea, River, Loch

 

Ben More (966m high)

 

Cycling:

 

Pony Trekking

 

Calgary is the most famous 

 

of the white sands on Mull

 

The stunning views and

 

scenery will take your breath away!

 

 

 DAY TWO 

 

 

RETURN

 

Tobermory-Kilchurn

 

Castle-Drop Off Point

TOBERMORY

 

 

 

 

Kilchurn Castle

 

 

 

On route we can arrange a private tour of the iconic Kilchurn Castle.

The castle’s dramatic location at the head of Loch Awe, with the peak of Ben Cruachan visible, is one of the most photographed locations in Scotland. The inscription over the

front door recognises John Earl of Breadalbane and his wife, Countess Mary Campbell, and contains the date of 1693. From the top of Kilchurn Castle, you can see the original

territory of Clan Campbell, On a tiny peninsula at the northern tip of Loch Awe surrounded by glens.

Kilchurn is for anyone who has ever dreamed of having a ruined Scottish castle all to themselves, with no tourist trinket shops around. There isn’t even an attendant at the door

of this picturesque ruin, but despite being unmanned, there are plenty of information boards throughout the castle. Climb to the top of its four-story tower for views of the

loch and surrounding hills. We then make our way over to Craignure to board the ferry back to oban then onto the drop off points.

Kilchurn Castle

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