Argyll & The Isles is truly ‘Nature’s Paradise’, where towering mountains meet glistening sea lochs, ancient oak forests hug the shoreline and glorious gardens bloom. The eco-system in Argyll’s is home to some incredible wildlife, including otters, red squirrels, basking sharks and beavers.
One of the highlights must be Argyll’s majestic white-tailed eagles. Keep your eyes peeled when you’re out exploring or join a local wildlife guide to spot this, Britain’s largest bird of prey. Discover Argyll’s natural wonders, including the Corryvreckan whirlpool and the island of Staffa which inspired Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture. Woodland cover nearly a third of Argyll. Wander in the region’s ‘temperate rainforests’, where mosses, lichens and ferns abound.