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Oban Bay
Oban © Etive Explorer

Oban Bay

From £20 per adult

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April — November

Boat trips leave Dunstaffnage Marina and heading round to Oban Bay, pass a fish farm, Ganavan Sands, Maiden Island, Dunollie Castle and the seal colony. This trip is 1hour 45minutes/2hours returning to Dunstaffnage.

Boat trips leave Dunstaffnage Marina and head round the headland into Oban Bay, passing a fish farm, Ganavan Sands, Maiden Island, Dunollie Castle and the seal colony. Followed by a tour around Oban Bay with a fabulous view of Oban Town from the sea and then returning to the marina. There’s always the possibility of seeing some wildlife on the way.

Contact details

Etive Boat Trips
C/O Dunstaffnage Marina
PA37 1PX

Key facilities

Parking Parking
Small Group (1-16)
Landscapes Outdoor Activities Wildlife

Tour prices


  • £20 Per Adult
  • £15 Per child


Tour company information

Etive Boat Trips

Etive boat trips offer cruises up Loch Etive and around the Firth of Lorn, departing from Dunstaffnage Marina (2 miles from Oban on the A85). From shorter two hour trips up to Oban Bay or the Creag Islands to full day adventures to the head of Loch Etive. See islands, castles, wildlife and stunning scenery from our comfortable catamaran. Private charters welcomed.

Opening times

April - November: 7 days a week

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