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Guide to Staffa, Iona and Mull.

Guide to Staffa, Iona and Mull.

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Published by H. Macdonald in Oban [Scot.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Staffa,
  • Iona (Scotland),
  • Mull, Island of (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Staffa -- Guidebooks.,
    • Iona (Scotland) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Mull, Island of (Scotland) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: Guide to Staffa, Iona and Island of Mull.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA880.H4 G8 1952
      The Physical Object
      Pagination58 p.
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5233829M
      LC Control Number75304219


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Guide to Staffa, Iona and Island of Mull: Illustrated with Maps and Plates Including Exact Representations of the Iona Monuments Paperback – 1 Jan.

by Hugn MacDonald (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Hugn MacDonald. Join us on a guided Scottish Wildlife holiday with a difference.

We will be exploring the spectacular island of Mull, Staffa & Iona, home to iconic animals such as Dolphins, Sea Eagles and Whales. Cosy accommodation in handpicked local hotels with the best in Scottish hospitality.

Wildlife holiday Mull, Staffa, Iona.5/5(5). The route through Mull is via Glen More to Fionnphort where you board the ferry for the Isle of Staffa. After landing on Staffa and visiting Fingal’s Cave, we sail south to the Isle of Iona.

See the Benedictine nunnery and the Reilig Oran – the burial place of kings – as well as Iona Abbey. Isle of Mull Odyssey: Staffa, Iona and the Ross of Mull Mull is the heart of the Inner Hebrides.

On board this magical Scottish islands cruise you will circumnavigate the island to visit the famous islands of Staffa and Iona.

Iona has been for centuries a place of Christian pilgrimage and it is considered the birthplace of western Christianity. One of the best day tours in Britain, combining stunning scenery on Mull and visits to Iona & Staff, home of the world-famous Fingal's Cave.

Our island tours allow you to discover up to three beautiful and diverse Inner Hebridean Islands – Mull, Iona and Staffa – on a day trip from Oban. The walk over to the abbey took only about 10 minutes.

The area was first founded as a monastery in A.D. by St, Columba. It was the monks of Iona who brought Christianity to Scotland as well as illustrating the famous Book of Kells (now in Dublin Ireland) here. The abbey that remains today was built by Benedictine monks in the ’s.

Below, you’ll find a map of Mull, showing the CalMac ferry routes from Oban, Lochaline and Kilchoan, the main roads on the island and the location of Iona, Fionnphort and Staffa.

Book online now by. To get to Staffa you need to book a tour and best advice is to do so in advance. The Turus Mara trip to Staffa and Treshnish Isles leaves from Ulva Ferry on Mull and lands on Staffa for about 1 hour and the Isle of Lunga for 2 hours (where you can see puffins at close range).

Staffa Tours run a similar tour from Fionnphort. See their websites and TA reviews for information. Three Isles Tour - Mull, Iona & Staffa Our most popular day tour from Oban, take a scenic route through the beautiful and dramatic Isle of Mull and a visit to the Isle of Iona to see the famous abbey, then the highlight - an awe-inspiring visit to the unique volcanic Isle of Staffa to see Fingal's Cave.

Answer 11 of During our trip to Scotland in May, we will be spending three nights in Oban. We want to see Mull, Iona, and Staffa. We thought we might take the car ferry to Mull one day and explore it on our own; then, book an island tour to Iona and Staffa on. To make a booking, please enter your details below, beginning with the number of passengers in your party.

If you’re enquiring within 1 hour of departure, or would rather speak to a member of staff, please telephone to check last minute availability or have a query answered. UK Guide Books (27) UK Caving Books (general interest) () Caver Training (29) Caving DVD's (2) Cave Life Ecology (17) Australian Books and Guides (13) Europe books (regions not listed Croatia, Switzerland etc) (42) France books and guides () Germany Books and Guides (44) Ireland books and Guides (2) Italian Books guides (5) Slovenia books.

The company with the wooden boat that does trips to Staffa from both Iona and Mull is Staffa Trips. The boat starts in Iona, comes over to Mull (stops for maybe 10 minutes) and then heads to Staffa.

On the return, it stops first at Mull (again, just long enough to drop people off) and then Iona. Books; Gifts; Local Produce; Explore our guides offer great inspiration for discovering the best of what Mull & Iona has to offer.

Guides. Otter Spotting on Mull: Where, When & How Read Guide. Things to Do with Children on Mull & Iona Read Guide. Wild Swimming in Scotland: Mull and Iona Read Guide. Isle of Mull and Iona Food Trail Read.

Staffa boat trips depart daily from Iona at am & pm and Fionnphort at 10am & 2pm. Full journey time is a 3 hours. Trips operate March to October. Prices: £35 Adult, £ Child ().

Under 5’s free. NEW: Full day tour from Oban. Fromthey have introduced a. Mull, Staffa & Iona. 4 departures May 22 June 18 From $1, August 13 From Lying just off the Ross of Mull, the sacred isle of Iona is famous the world over for its peaceful Abbey, a place of calm and contemplation, the perfect antidote to the stress of modern life.

Book Now: August 13 BMSI August 13 Iona: m (1/8 mile) W of Mull; Staffa: 10km (6 1/4 miles) NE of Iona. A remote, low-lying, and treeless green island with high cliffs and rolling meadows, Iona is off the southwestern coast of Mull across the Sound of Iona.

It's only by km (1 by 3 1/2 miles). I went to Mull and spent three nights in Tobermory. One day I went down and caught the boat to Staffa and then back to Iona.

It was great. On another day I went to the castles. I loved Duart Castle. The other more Victorian Castle was interesting as well. The other day I. When you come through the red gate and enter Staffa House you will find high standards of hospitality and excellent local knowledge.

We welcome guests with tea and home-made biscuits before showing you to your room, aiming to make you as comfortable as possible during your stay with us. We have 4 en-suite bedrooms, all. Mull, Staffa and Iona Highlights • Explore Fingal’s Cave on the windswept Isle of Staffa • Look out for eagles, otters, dolphins and whales in the waters of Mull • Reflect in the atmosphere of the holy island of Iona PLEASE NOTE – The itinerary may be subject to change at the discretion of the Wilderness Scotland Guide.

Wildlife Adventures - Mull, Staffa and Iona has been created by Pettitts, experts in arranging tailor-made journeys to Scotland. Europe - Mull, Iona and Staffa Scotland - Trying to decide whether or not to include Mull, Iona and Staffa to our Scotland itinerary.

We plan to stay in the Isle of Skye for 3 nights. One tour. 1 The islands of Mull, Iona and Staffa in the Inner Hebrides have been among the most popular destinations for visitors to Scotland for well over two hundred years. Although much interest has centred upon the historical and religious significance of Iona, the varied and spectacular landscapes and world famous geological sights of these islands have undoubtedly widened their appeal.

Mull and from Mull to Iona. Boat trip to the Isle of Accommodation: Friendly B&B’s and Guest houses Meals: A hearty breakfast included. Lunch and dinner not included but always available at accom-modation or nearby. Information Pack: Guide Book as well as a pre-departure information pack. Tour: Walking & Wildlife on Mull and Iona Code: WSSMI.

Today my sister, wee Coban and Danny decided to take the Three Isles Excursion Tour offered by Staffa Tours to Mull, Staffa and Iona. It's a full day tour but excellent value for money.

Iolaire sails twice daily from Iona at am orpm OR from Fionnphort at 10am or 2pm. The trip lasts 3 hours and you can get on or off at Fionnphort or Iona. The Iolaire is a brown wooden boat and returns to Fionnphort first at 1pm or 5pm and then to Iona 10 minutes later.5/ TripAdvisor reviews.

The Isle of Mull is the second largest island of the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland in the council area of Argyll and Bute. Mull is the fourth largest Scottish island and has an area of square miles.

The coastline of Mull is almost miles long. The population of Mull, Iona and Ulva is around 1, people which is probably doubled in the summer because of the many. Escape to the Western Isles of Scotland on a private tour to the Islands of Mull, Iona and Staffa. Three unique islands with a story and beauty of their own.

From the rolling hills on Mull, to the Holy Isle of Iona and rugged secluded island of Staffa. This tour can be tailor made to suit your needs. Below is our suggested 3 day itinerary. Isle of Mull, Staffa and Iona Itinerary.

Day 1. We depart from our designated pick up points and head for the Western Highlands, stopping in Inveraray for lunch (not included). On arrival in Oban we will board the late afternoon ferry for Craignure on Mull. The Isle of Mull is the heart of the Inner Hebrides and this is a magical Scottish islands cruise, which makes a circumnavigation of the island to visit the famous islands of Staffa and Iona.

Iona, birthplace of western Christianity was where, in AD, Saint Columba founded. Mull, Staffa & Iona. 4 departures 22 May 18 June From £ 13 August From Lying just off the Ross of Mull, the sacred isle of Iona is famous the world over for its peaceful Abbey, a place of calm and contemplation, the perfect antidote to the stress of modern life.

Book Now: 18 June BMSI 18 June Mull-Iona from Glasgow 30/8/ Roberta T. Posted on 04/09/ Just came back from the 3 day Mull and Iona tour from Glasgow. Weve seen fantastic landscapes in all kinds of weather. The boat trip to Staffa was not easy for me but the palce is really beautiful and it was worth it.

And it's ideally situated for a busy and memorable full-day side-trip to three of the most worthwhile Inner Hebrides: big, rugged Mull; pristine little Iona, where buoyant clouds float over its historic abbey; and Staffa, a remote, grassy islet that's home to the famous basalt columns of Fingal's Cave but inhabited only by sea birds.

Find the top-rated and best-reviewed tours and activities in Staffa for From prices and availability to skip-the-line options and mobile tickets, get all the information. Mull’s patchwork history has been woven through centuries of invasion by everyone from the Vikings to the Irish. Bitterly fought over by rival Scottish clans throughout the 12 th – 16 th centauries, home to legendary shipwrecks and used a WWII naval base, Mull’s history is deep and varied – and discoverable for yourself at the Mull Museum.

Luckily I was part of a tour (Iona, Mull, and Isle of Skye with Rabbie’s), which made my journey to Staffa a million a fifty time easier than if I had done an independent trip. Islands, like Mull, have very limited public transportation options other than ferries, and I don’t think my anxiety could handle driving on the tiny roads.

The purpose of the trips is an unhurried voyage taking in the rugged coastal landscape of the Ross Mull, Iona, Staffa and the Treshnish Isles preferably using her ample sails however she has a motor if she is becalmed or a return deadline has to be met.

The boat disturbs little sailing to hidden coves and beaches along the coastline. Places you explore. Loch Lomond National Park - One of Scotland’s largest the views and take postcard-perfect photos to share with your friends and family.

Oban - This Victorian harbour town offers excellent seafood and a charming intimacy. Iona - Visit the tiny Island of Iona inhabited with around people. Fingal's Cave - The cave is compiled of natural hexagonal pillars and.

The islands of Mull, Iona and Staffa in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. Oban, also shown here, is an important mainland ferry port for the islands, located about 90 km or 55 miles northwest of. Staffa has been uninhabited for more than years, but you can still explore the cave, which is protected from development by the National Trust.

Entrance is free, requiring only payment for boat passage from Mull or Iona at £20 for adults and £10 for children 13 and under. The boat runs twice daily from Iona and Mull between March and October. Save on popular hotels near Staffa, Isle of Mull: Browse Expedia's selection of hotels and places to stay closest to Staffa.

Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia.Birdwatching and wildlife trips to Staffa, Iona and the Treshnish Isles costing from £ Mull, Iona, Islay, Jura & Arran) guide has been extracted from the Scotland Highlands and Islands Footprint Handbook.

Travel Posted on Scotland Highlands Islands Footprint Handbook. W What to do Mull and Iona p83, mapp84 Boat trips.Iona (Scottish Gaelic: Ì Chaluim Chille, sometimes simply Ì) is a small island in the Inner Hebrides off the Ross of Mull on the western coast of is mainly known for Iona Abbey, though there are other buildings on the Abbey was a centre of Gaelic monasticism for three centuries and is today known for its relative tranquility and natural environment.