Scotland - Southern Highlands & Islands (PDF Chapter)
This is the Southern Highlands & Islands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Scotland guidebook.
Here, sea travel is key – dozens of ferries allow you to island-hop from the scenic splendour of Arran to majestic Mull or Tiree’s lonely sands, via the whisky distilleries of Islay, the wild mountains of Jura, and Oban’s sustainable seafood scene.
- explore the lovely lochscapes and accessible walking and cycling routes of The Tros-sachs
- visit the smoky heavyweights of the whisky world on their peaty turf of Islay
- blow away the cobwebs on scenic, activity-packed Arran
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Loch Lomond & The Trossachs, Loch Lomond, Cri-anlarich & Tyndrum, Arrochar, The Trossachs, South Argyll, Cowal, Bute, Inveraray, Crinan Canal, Kilmartin Glen, Kintyre, Islay, Jura, Colonsay, Arran, Brodick & Around, Corrie & Around, Lochranza, West Coast, South Coast, Lamlash, Oban, Mull, Iona & Tiree, Oban & Around, Mull, Iona, Tiree, Coll, North Argyll, Loch Awe, Connel & Taynuilt.
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