Oban Bay: 1 hour 45 minutes/2 hours £20 Adult/£15 Child
Boat trips leave Dunstaffnage Marina and head round the headland into Oban Bay, passing a fish farm, Ganavan Sands, Maiden Island, Dunollie Castle and the seal colony. Followed by a tour around Oban Bay with a fabulous view of Oban Town from the sea and then returning to the marina. There’s always the possibility of seeing some wildlife on the way.
The Creags (near Lismore): 2 hours £22 Adult/£16 Child
This trip goes out to the seal colony at the Creag Islands. Leaving the marina we will sail to the Falls of Lora and depending on the tide you will see this fascinating wonder of nature, Europe’s largest saltwater waterfall. From here we sail to the seal colony, where we will stop for some refreshments on board, before returning to the marina. Excellent views of Dunstaffnage Castle are possible as we leave and return to Dunstaffnage.
(Includes complimentary refreshments on board at Eilean Dubh)
Around Kerrera: 3 hours £30 Adult/£20 Child
On the way round Kerrera we will pass Ganavan Sands, Maiden Island, Hutcheson’s Monument, Gylen Castle, Heather Island and Oban Bay. We will hope to see seals, cormorants and possibly porpoise.
(Includes complimentary refreshments on board at Gylen Castle)
Around Lismore: 4 hours £40 Adult/£30 Child
We will head out to the famous Lismore lighthouse on Eilean Musdile. Around the island you will see Achanduin Castle, Castle Coeffin, Tirefour Castle, and hopefully golden eagles, porpoise, dolphins, seals and otters that have been sighted in this area.
(Includes complimentary refreshments on board at Bernera Island)
Loch Etive 1: 4 hours £40 Adult/£30 Child
It’s stunning Highland scenery all the way on this trip. We will pass under the Connel Bridge and by the Falls of Lora, through the Kilmaronag Narrows, and past Ardchattan Priory, Bonawe Quarry and Ironworks (Taynuilt), Ben Cruachan and a small seal colony. There is a good chance of spotting sea eagles on this trip.
(Includes complimentary refreshments on board at Inverliver Bay)
Loch Etive 2: All day 5/7 hours £60 Adult/£45 Child
A full day trip cruising all the way up to the head of Loch Etive. See the stunning highland scenery, including Connel Bridge, the Falls of Lora, Kilmaronag Narrows, Ardchattan Priory, Bonawe Quarry and Ironworks, Ben Cruachan, the seal colony, Ben Starav and Trilleachan Slabs. We will stop at the head of the loch for lunch.
(Includes complimentary refreshments on board but please bring your own lunch)
Please bring warm waterproof clothing even in summer, as the weather can change quickly and there is nearly always a sea breeze. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee seeing some or any wildlife mentioned above.