Ferry From Oban to Lochboisedale, via the Sound of Mull


The ferry from Oban to Lochboisdale at the bottom of South Uist takes you through the Sound of Mull.  With the western tip of the highlands on your right, and ancient castles spread along the Island of Mull on your left, this is one of Britain's most scenic ferry crossings. 


The Sound of Karrera provides a natural marina

Dunollie Castle guards the entrance to Oban Bay

Duart Castle overlooks the entrance to the sound of Mull

Just before heading into the Sea of the Hebrides, we passed Tobermory Lighthouse

Fish Farming is an important industry along the Islands

Approaching our dock at about 10pm, the sun is low but not yet setting in the West

On To Benbecula in July