The King's Footprint, Dunadd

Kilmartin Day Tour

This journey down the coast through the Heart of Argyll is steeped in ancient history, charming villages, spectacular views and world class cuisine. Explore five thousand years of history at Britain's most important heritage landscape with an archaeologist.


This private day trip from Oban is available for up to five people, and lasts approximately 7-8 hours. We can adapt the tour to most fitness levels, but to fully enjoy all the sites, some moderate walking may be required. Climbing to the top of Dunadd requires proper footwear and the ability to climb and scramble over rocks. (Please note the Kilmartin Museum is closed until 2023 due to renovations.)

Sites on this tour include: Carnasserie Castle, Temple Wood, Nether Largie and Ballymeanoch standing stones, Duncraigag Cairn, Achanabreck rock art, linear cemetery cairns, Mhoine Mhor peat bog, Crinan Canal and Crinan and Kilmartin Villages.


1-5 Guests £500

Includes snacks, waters and whisky. Does not include museum entrance. Note the museum is closed until 2023.