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Highland and Island Gardens

Experience the rich diversity of Scotland’s west coast and Inner Hebridean gardens on this springtime cruise from Oban

No Fly Cruise
7 nights

Small Ship Holiday
  • Ardmaddy Castle
  • Inverewe Garden
  • Iona Abbey

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Discover stunning gardens including the famous Inverewe Garden on this horticultural cruise from Oban.

From Oban, cruise Kyle Rhea and the Narrows to pretty Plockton, where there is a visit to the colourful Attadale Gardens. Next stop is Loch Ewe and the award-winning Inverewe Garden, a riot of colour in the spring.

During your time in Ullapool, enjoy visits to three magnificent gardens - Lael Forest Garden, Dundonnell House Garden and Durnarmuck Garden. Cruise the Inner Sound to Armadale, home to the impressive Armadale Castle Gardens.

Explore the Benedictine abbey of Iona, before heading to your final two gardens on this incredible voyage. Enjoy visits to Arduaine Garden and Ardmaddy Castle Gardens.

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Highland and Island Gardens Itinerary

Day 1 - Oban (Scotland)

Embark Hebridean Princess.

Day 2 - Plockton

Cruise Kyle Rhea and the Narrows to Plockton for a visit to Attadale Gardens.

Day 3 - Loch Ewe

Enjoy a visit to the award-winning Inverewe Garden, before cruising to Ullapool for a visit to the Lael Forest Garden.

Day 4 - Ullapool

Discover Dundonnell House Garden and Durnarmuck Garden, before cruising the Inner Sound.

Day 5 - Armadale

Enjoy a visit to Armadale Castle Gardens, then cruise the Small Isles.

Day 6 - Iona

Discover a riot of colour at Lip Na Cloiche Garden, before heading to Iona, home to a stunning Benedictine abbey.

Day 7 - Ardmaddy

Today, explore Arduaine Garden and Ardmaddy Castle Gardens.

Day 8 - Oban

Disembark in Oban.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night all-inclusive cruise on board Hebridean Princess
  • Private coach transfers from the local airport or train station to and from the ship
  • All meals on board and ashore
  • Champagne, selected wines plus beer, spirits, soft drinks, tea, coffee and other hot drinks
  • Knowledgeable guides on board and on tours
  • Shore excursions as outlined in the itinerary
  • Use of the ship’s bicycles
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Port taxes
  • Gratuities
Map for Highland and Island Gardens