Our new world

We’re good to go!

West Coast Tours is a certified ‘Good To Go’ business. This means that we adhere to public health & Government guidance, have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and have all required processes and protocols in place. ‘Good To Go’ is a UK-wide industry standard issued by the tourist organisations of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Please familiarise yourself with our guidance before your tour.

Before you arrive

Book online

At this time, we strongly recommend booking your tour tickets in advance online to avoid disappointment.

You will receive booking confirmation to the email address provided which you use to redeem your tickets at our tour shop in Oban.

Tour times

Our 2020 tours will comprise of the Three Isles Tour and the Three Isles Early Bird Tour only. We hope to bring back our full range of tours for the 2021 season.

Please note, our tour times are based on the CalMac ferry timetable so may be subject to change. Our team will keep you fully updated with any changes to your tour booking.

Face coverings

It is mandatory to wear face coverings on public transport in Scotland. We ask you to respect this Government rule and bring a face covering to wear on our tours. This could be a scarf, mask, visor or home-made face covering. This excludes children under five years old. We understand some customers are unable to wear masks for a range of reasons, we would also ask you to not judge those who do not wear masks.

On the tour

Physical distancing

We have limited the capacity of our tours to enable physical distancing in line with Scottish Government guidance.

We would like to thank you for maintaining physical distancing on our tours.

Think of others

Please be aware of the impact of restrictions on the needs of fellow customers who may have impairments, disabilities or mobility issues.

Ventilation

We will be keeping all windows in the main area of the tour coach open to improve ventilation.

Hand sanitiser

Free customer hand sanitiser is provided on our tour coaches and on the CalMac ferry. We recommend you use this at the beginning and end of each leg of your tour.

Food and drink on tours 

At this time, it is recommended you do not eat or drink on transport. Remember to take your belongings and not leave any items or rubbish on tables, seats or other public areas.

Cleanliness

Vehicle and vessels are thoroughly cleaned every night. Frequently touched areas are disinfected regularly throughout the day.

More information

We thank you in advance to adhering to the new measures we have in place.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to email information@westcoasttours.co.uk or phone 01631 566 809. We also have a comprehensive tour FAQ page.