Are you looking for a unique day out in Argyll or Oban? If so, the Island of Kerrera is the place for you to visit, when in the area. Upon the island, there is Gylen Castle, which dates back to 1587, along with a unique array of fascinating wildlife. Those who call the island home are; Seals, Eagles, Porpoises, and Otters.

Why should I visit the Island of Kerrera?

If you are eager to enjoy a day out, away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities and towns, this is the perfect way to relax and take in the beautiful sea air in the area.

This island is frequented by visitors who want to enjoy peace and quiet while enjoying the view of the Firth of Lorne and the other Argyll islands. On the island, there is a tearoom and cafe next to the castle, which provides homegrown and fresh food. The main way to access the island from the mainland is through a ferry. This public ferry is available to board 2 miles south of Oban town, with timetables posted at the site. However, there are regular sailings to the island throughout the summer. So what are you waiting for? Make the most of your day off and visit the famous Island of Kerrera in Argyll!

  • Cafe.
  • Historic castle.
  • Easily accessed from Oban.

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