The Corryvreckan Whirlpool near Isle of Jura
The Corryvreckan Whirlpool near Isle of Jura

The Corryvreckan Whirlpool near Isle of Jura

Are you looking for something unique to do on your next day off? Well then, look no further than the Corryvreckan Whirlpool, located just off the west coast of Scotland, between the islands of Jura and Scarba. This would suit the adventure seekers in the family, known to be one of the only permanent whirlpools on earth. Some people say that the roar of the whirlpool can be heard for almost 10 miles in either direction!

How do I get to the Isle of Jura from Glasgow?

If travelling via public transport, visitors can take the bus towards Kennacraig ferry terminal, and then take the ferry to the isle of Jura.

For those maritime enthusiasts out there, it is said that the speed can reach up to 10 knots at its peak, so you will not be disappointed! There are a number of tour providers in the area, which will take you as close as possible. Often referred to as the Gulf of Corryvreckan, this whirlpool is one of the most fascinating across Europe. So what are you waiting for? Make the most of your day off at Corryvreckan Whirlpool, near Jura and Scarba!

  • Tours available
  • Experienced guides
  • Not for the faint-hearted
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