Here is a compilation of ten interesting and fun activities either in Oban or within a short walk or drive of Oban.
A short drive from Oban and great fun for adults and children. You’ll see sharks, seahorses, rays, otters, seals, crabs and starfish.
Open throughout the year. Check the website for details
A partially ruined 13th Century castle situated 3 miles from Oban. With ample parking and a visitor’s centre it’s an ideal day out to sample some of Scotland’s ancient past. Open all year, but check the website for full details
Located directly in Oban town centre, learn about and see how malt whisky is made. You’ll be able to sample Oban 14-year-old single malt as part of your tour.
Sail out from Oban to see Basking Sharks and possibly other sea life. Various tours available from April to October.
Located 6 miles from Oban. The Falls of Lora are generated when the tide level in the Firth of Lorn drops below the level of the water in Loch Etive. A stunning site for tourists and photographers.
You can sail from Oban to the islands of Mull, Lismore, Coll and Tiree. Regular sailings mean that you can take day trips to these beautiful Inner Hebrides Islands.
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A castle, gardens, woodlands and delicious homemade food. A great place to visit within walking distance of Oban or a short drive away.
Great views over Oban Bay and out to the Isle of Mull and the Firth of Lorn. A steep walk or easy drive from Oban town centre.
A lovely sandy beach within walking distance of Oban along a coastal road. There is ample car parking if you prefer to drive.
Admission is free to this small museum that contains a fascinating collection of artefacts and photographs depicting the rich cultural history of Oban in peacetime and during the war years.
Christmas Dinner Menu
Served from December 1st until Decemebr 23rd inclusive.
Foie Gras with Caramelised Mixed Nut,
Apple, Orange Gel and Frisée
Oban Bay Scallop Ceviche with
Creme Fraiche & Mango
Heritage Beetroot Risotto with
Herb-crusted Goat’s Cheese Bon Bon
Honey & Parsnip Velouté
Duo of Salmon with Herb Crust, Courgette,
Spinach, Crispy Parmentier Potato & Lemon Dill Sauce
Traditional Roast Turkey with Seasonal Trimmings
& Pork & Cranberry Stuffing
Gressingham Duck Breast with Truffle Pommes Purée,
Heritage Beetroot, Bramble & Spinach
Roast Ham with Potato Terrine, Honey
Glazed Celeriac, Red Chard & Apple
Gnocchi with Sundried Tomato, Basil & Parmesan
Traditional Christmas Pudding with
Red Wine Poached Pear with Mascarpone
Mousse & Dark Chocolate
Frangipane with White Chocolate,
Candied Fennel & Root Apple
Selection of Scottish Cheese & Biscuits
Coffee & Mints
Complimentary 50ml glass of Churchill Vintage Port
£49 per person including VAT
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