the BEST things to do in and around oban

Welcome to our hand-picked selection of the very best things on offer in this area. Use this website to plan your trip to Oban and find the best places to stay, where to eat, what to do, what to see , what not to miss.

Oban is the focal town of the west coast of Scotland, arranged around a sheltered bay, busy with ferries and fishing boats, overlooked by the distinctive McCaig's tower on top of the hill. The town is billed as the Seafood Capital of Scotland and Gateway to the Isles.


Discover the surrounding lochs and glens, enjoy the dramatic scenery and abundant wildlife and learn about the ancient history.

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Oban harbour fishing boats