Immerse yourself in Craignish and Loch Melfort

This area of mid Argyll is perfect for people who love to get active in the outdoors. Walking, cycling, kayaking, horse-riding, sailing - it’s all here. The sea is part and parcel of life in Craignish and there are plenty of opportunities to take to the water. 

You can take a trip to enjoy the marine wildlife and the Corryvrekkan whirlpool from Ardfern. The beautiful Arduaine Garden on Loch Melfort is a highlight of any trip to the area. Be treated to a dazzling display of plants from across the globe.

Events & Festivals

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Everything there is to see and do in Craignish and Loch Melfort

Oban Hogmanay Party 2021

Oban and Lorn

Oban's biggest Hogmanay Party with a lively night of traditional Scottish cèilidh music from local band Ceol an Aire.

Punk on the Peninsula

Dunoon and Cowal

Head to Dunoon for an amazing weekend of punk.

Tobermory Book Festival

Mull and Iona

An Evening with John Hartson - Live in Oban

Oban and Lorn

Enjoy a live interview & Q+A with Celtic legend John Hartson.

Carradale Music Festival 2022

Kintyre and Gigha

Carradale Music Festival, a family friendly festival held in the beautiful scenic village of Carradale


Kintyre and Gigha

Expect the very best as we work together with local distillers and other service suppliers from around the UK.

Red Hot Chilli Pipers in Campbeltown

Kintyre and Gigha

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers play in Campbeltown for the first time since 2009.

The Kintyre Way Ultra 2022

Kintyre and Gigha

The 2022 Kintyre Way Ultra will take place on Saturday 14th May, from Campbeltown to Machrihanish.