The Vikings gave it this name as its columnar basalt reminded them of their houses, which were built from vertically placed tree-logs. Modern visitors often start excursions to the island from Fionnphort on the Isle of Mull, though boats also leave regularly from the Iona. TripAdvisor among attractions in Isle of Mull. A beautiful island of distinctive rocks, magical caves and seabirds.

See the famous hexagonal rock columns, formed millions of years ago by volcanic eruptions. Listen to the astonishing .

This magnificent natural basalt formation has inspired many minds to form numerous myths some of which. Staffa National Nature Reserve. Courtesy bus available from Tobermory. We understand how important it is for our patients, their families and carers to know that their GP surgery can give them the support they need when they need it. We aim to give you the care, . Tours are being offered from April to October.

The best chance for good weather conditions is during spring (April-June) and in September. There is a much higher chance to come ashore with pleasant weather and a calm sea.

Therefore check the weather forecast before you book a tour. The chances for rain are higher in . For bookings and further information please contact us. We will be very happy to help you. Iolaire sails twice daily from Iona at 9. OR from Fionnphort at 10am or 2pm.

RETURNS TOBERMORY ‎: ‎16. Jan Island of inspiration. It provides free private parking. A treaded surface marks the path and handrails have been. Discover the most beautiful and interesting places on the West Coast of Scotland with.

Following in the footsteps of Favela Descending, our multi-screen 7. The cave walls and surrounding cliffs are . We highly recommend you make the effort to see it whilst on Mull. As I stood its roofing under. The owners have thought of everything you could possibly need and provided it.

The views from the cabin are lovely and we enjoyed the peace and quiet. Enjoying a peaceful setting in the grounds of Barcaldine House, a 16th century mansion, these holiday cottages are an ideal base from which to explore this magnificient part of the west coast of Scotland.

These small little birds are often called sea parrots because of their .