Tobermory, Isle of Mull

Tobermory, Isle of Mull

Tobermory is a small village located on the Isle of Mull. It is famous for being the location for the kids programme Balamory. This charming village has a range of attractions and activities to enjoy. Here are some of the top attractions in Tobermory:

  • Tobermory Distillery
  • Mull Aquarium
  • An Tobar Arts Centre
  • Tobermory Lighthouse
  • Tobermory Bay
  • Aros Park
  • Mull Museum
  • Tobermory Golf Club
  • Mull Theatre
  • Tobermory Chocolate Company
  • The Mishnish
  • Mull Eagle Watch

Tobermory Isle of Mull

What is the Weather like in Tobermory, Isle of Mull?

How to get to Tobermory?

As Tobermory is on the Isle of Mull the only way to get there is by boat. Most people would drive to the town of Oban and take  the Caledonian McBrayne ferry to Craignure. Oban is around a  3 hour drive from Edinburgh or Glasgow. The journey is very scenic and mostly on twisty 2 lane roads (one lane each way). There is a bus and train journey via Glasgow. The ferry trip takes 45 minutes to Craignure, Mull. Once in Mull it is a 20 mile bus or car journey from Craignure to Tobermory.

Tip: If visiting via Yacht there is a small section of visitor moorings and pontoon berths with showers available. The harbour bay makes for a very good anchorage (dependant on wind direction).

Where to Stay in Tobermory?

Tobermory has a wide selection of accommodation options. The Village has Western Isles Hotel, The Tobermory Hotel, The Park lodge Hotel and the Mishnish. For backpackers there is the Tobermory Youth Hostel. The village offers many cottages & holiday home rentals and there is an abundance of B&B’s. There is even a campsite.

What Attractions are in Tobermory?

Tobermory is a small village yet has many attractions to keep the whole family entertained. The islands only distillery, Tobermory Distillery is located by the shore and makes Tobermory malt whisky.