Wildlife cruise, Treshnish Isles, Staffa and Iona


Duration: 12 Hours

Visit unspoilt islands in this ultimate tour for wildlife and natural history lovers. A fantastic array of birds can be spotted, including razorbills, guillemots, fulmars, storm petrels, kittiwakes, herring gulls, and shags – not forgetting the star attraction of the much-loved Puffin colony.  As we sail there is also an abundance of marine wildlife to spot including seals, dolphins, porpoises and even whales! 

You will depart from Oban Ferry Terminal on the CalMac ferry to Craignure, Mull. Then, travel by coach to Fionnphort via Glen More and the south shore of Loch Scridain. From Fionnphort you will take a boat trip to discover the islands’ abundant wildlife. This includes time ashore on Staffa, Lunga and Iona.

Trying to book tickets for tomorrow? – Our online booking system requires at least 24 hours’ notice, however, we may still have tickets available.  Please call us on 01586 552319 to check for last-minute availability or pop into the West Coast Motors Tour shop, located in George St, Oban.

06:55 Be at the ferry terminal ready to board

07:25 Ferry sails from Oban to Craignure on Mull

08:20 Arrive in Craignure on Mull

08:25 Depart Craignure by coach

09:40 Arrive at Fionnphort

2 Hours on Lunga, 1 Hour on Staffa

& approx. 2 hours on Iona

17:15 Depart Iona (no later than)

17:45 Depart Fionnphort

19:00 Arrive Craignure

19:25 Depart Craignure

20:15 Arrive in Oban

  • We recommend you pack refreshments for your time on  Staffa.
  • Sailings and landings subject to favourable sea and weather conditions.

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