Example Packages & Info

We tailor make our tours & picnics to your preferences and interests. Whether you'd like to add in some exploring on foot, a craft working, farm visit or a stop at the Heritage Centre & Cafe, we're here to make it happen. Here are a few examples of what's on offer:

The Wee Island Tour

2 Hr Private Tour +

Pick-up & Drop-off anywhere on the Island

 

Robert will introduce you to island life and tell you all about the island's diverse & vibrant West-coast community. He'll take you to sites such as the coastal village of Port Ramsay, situated in a secluded bay with spectacular views of the island and Great Glen. The old Cathedral church & the churchyard with medieval graveslabs, the Iron Age broch -or- Sailean limekilns & old pier.

 

The Grand Island Tour

3-4 Hr Private Tour +

Pick-up & Drop-off anywhere on the Island

 

Our Grand Tour is the same as the Wee Island Tour, with the addition of a visit to the 2,500 year old Broch (fortified farm) and Sailean limekilns & old pier, -or- a visit to the 13th century Castle Coeffin, an ancient MacDougall stronghold. 

 

Some walking is required to visit the Castle & Broch.

A Taste of Lismore

3 Hr. Food Experience Tour +

Pick-up & Drop-off anywhere on the Island

Robert will take you to Port Ramsay, 

picturesque village built for the island's crofters during the hay-day of the lime industry on the island. 

Enjoy Dutch Bakery Cakes and spectacular views of the Kingairloch Estate and the Great Glen. After a visit to the ancient Broch, visit Sailean Farm, an innovative smallholding that specialises in Organic Highland Beef & Lamb. We end the tour with a delicious picnic at the Sailean Limekilns & Pier.

 

Picnic Menu

  • Mini puff pastry quiches

  • Home made cheddar & black pepper oatcakes

  • Smoked salmon and/or trout, dill, lemon

  • Cream cheese & hand pickled cucumber toppings

  • A selection of home made cakes

  • Coffee/Tea or Hot Chocolate

Vegan/vegetarian/gluten free options available.

Book at least 48 hours in advance.

All foods mentioned are subject to 

seasonality & availability.

 

 

Lismore Lighthouse Road Tour

3 Hr Private Tour +

Pick-up & Drop-off anywhere on the Island

 

Robert will take you to the wild, uninhabited 

south-end of the Island via the old lighthouse

keeper's road boasting spectacular panorama

views of Kilcheran & Fiart lochs, the light

house, Loch Linnhe & Duart Castle on Mull.

Prices & Info
All prices are per Private Tour incl. up to 6 Passengers* 
Please book well in advance!
  • 1 hr tour        £45
  • 2 hr tour       £75
  • 2.5 hr tour    £85
  • 3 hr tour      £95
  • Day/Group package prices on request
 
* For larger group day trips, shuttle service or bespoke day packages for couples and families please visit our 'Island Experiences' page. Our comfy Land Rover Discovery seats a maximum of 6 passengers. We have several vehicles in our fleet and can cater for larger groups up to 55 people. Children's car seats available. Day-tour & custom package prices upon request.
 
  • Plan a half or full day on the island, if you wish to buy fresh local produce & crafts we can arrange for stops at the Lismore Stores & Post Office, the Heritage Centre Cafe, Museum  & Gift ShopSailean Farm, Eva's Garden or the Dutch Bakery Honesty Box.
  • Add a walking or cycling element to your tour, we can arrange for maps and bike hire reservations from Lismore Bike Hire.
  • Add a delicious picnic to your tour. Hand-made by the Dutch Bakery, we offer anything from tea & cakes to a three-course picnic, all made with fresh local ingredients and tailored to your requirements. We also provide the Island's  only fully licensed taxi service (private-hire, so book in advance!). 
 
  • Add a Picnic from £12.50 pp.
  • Add Tea/Coffee & Cakes from £7.50 pp.
  • Pre-booked Taxi service & Luggage pick-up £12.50 per way
  • All tours can be tailored to fit your wishes
  • Discounts for locals & families available
  • We can cater for larger groups, families & special needs
 

EXPLORE

LISMORE

Land Rover Tours on the Isle of Lismore

Join local guide Robert for an unforgettable island experience

EXPLORE

LISMORE

ROBERT & IRIS

Tirfuir, Isle of Lismore

SCOTLAND

+44 (0) 1631 760 291

+44 (0) 7490 416 255

+44 (0) 7578 646 689

bookings@explorelismore.co.uk

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