Argyll & the Mull of Kintyre

Kintyre is a peninsula in western Scotland, in the southwest of Argyll and Bute. The region stretches approximately 30 miles (48 km), from the Mull of Kintyre (subject of the song of the same name by Paul McCartney) in the south, to East Loch Tarbert in the north.

January 25, 2015

Argyll & the Mull of Kintyre

Explore this beautiful part of the west of Scotland, with its mountains, lochs, forests and meandering coastline.

Some tour highlights

  • The scenic village of Inveraray with its white washed cottages, located on the shores of Loch Fyne. Home to the stunning Inveraray Castle, ancestral home of the Clan Campbell. Don’t forget to sample the justly famous local seafood.
  • The port of Oban, gateway to the isles. Climb up the hill to McCaig’s Tower for simply spectacular views to the islands of Kerrera, Lismore and Mull.
  • The Mull of Kintyre. Golf the links course at Macrihanish, take a tour of one of the Campbeltown malt whisky distilleries and enjoy the views – on a clear day you can see the coast of Ireland from here.
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