Nestled on the west coast and surrounded by miles of coastline and beautiful landscapes, Oban is a destination full of life, culture and adventure. From spectacular boat trips to the surrounding islands, to visiting the historical sights and Oban’s very own distillery, there are plenty of things to do in Oban on your Scottish escape.
Oban is a great base for exploring all that the west coast has to offer. Whether you decide to walk along the seaside, tour the town centre or hike up our favourite hills, there are so many things to do around Oban. One of our ‘must-see’ activities during your stay is to wander along one of our sandy beaches in the evening and enjoy a phenomenal sunset that paints our skyline in beautifully bright colours. It’s definitely a sight worth seeing!
With so much to see and do, we’ve made a list of places to pop on your Oban bucket list. If you don’t have time to tick everything off your list the first time round, don’t worry! That just means you’ll need to come back to visit us, and start where you left off!
We’ve listed some great places below that should give you some inspiration for your Oban itinerary.