Oban Travel Guide
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Where is Oban?Tickets? Check. Bags all packed? Yep. Wait... where are we going again? Before you hop in the airport cab, it's good to know where Oban is. It's situated roughly 95 miles west of Edinburgh, the national capital, and 25 miles south of Fort William. There are around 8,000 locals that live in this part of Argyll and Bute.
Places to Visit in Oban
Step off the bustling streets and into a calm place of worship at St. John's Cathedral. Stop for a few quiet moments of contemplation or simply admire its meaningful artworks. Want to keep the good times rolling? Fine liquor connoisseurs can't refuse a leisurely afternoon at Oban Distillery. But there's more! You don't need to be an architecture buff to enjoy an excursion to McCaig's Tower. This historic tower stands head and shoulders above the rest!
Car Rentals in Oban
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Where to stay in Oban – Hotel Accommodation
We can help you get a nice room in this destination, but you'll have to act as soon as possible! Presently, there are only 17 hotels in Oban. There's nothing better than a luxurious getaway. The Best Western Muthu Queens Hotel and the Wide Mouthed Frog are fantastic upmarket hotel options! Alternatively, the Glenview Guest House (Soroba Road) and The Kelvin Hotel (Shore Street) are worthy choices if you're here on a tight budget.
Nearest Airports to Oban
Put on your seatbelt! You'll soon be approaching Glasgow International Airport (GLA), the best airport for Oban. The terminal lies 55 miles southeast of the downtown area and may be the starting point of your magnificent vacation.
Popular Places to Visit Near Oban
While you're in Oban, why not head to some nearby destinations? Glasgow, just 60 miles away, allows access to the Botanic Gardens, a much-loved attraction. Glasgow Cathedral is another worthwhile option. If you've got the time, try to see both of them.
No Cancellation Fees
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