Join us for a
Highlands to Inner Hebridean Islands Cruise
Explore Scotland’s Inner Hebrides with a 6 night cruise perfect for those looking for relaxation alongside breath-taking scenery. This cruise takes in the best of the Inner Hebrides with route options which make use of sheltered waters for maximum comfort.
A 6 night cruise of the jewels of the Inner Hebrides starting and ending in Corpach. En route we will visit a variety of ports & harbours, scenic landmarks and iconic attractions. See the cruise options tab for more details.
Food & Drink
We include breakfast, lunch and dinner each day of your cruise. Our cook will use the finest locally sourced produce, fresh from suppliers to deliver mouthwatering dishes.
Dinner will be the main meal of the day and will be served between 6pm and 7pm in sheltered anchorage or in harbour. If we are still on the move we can dine if the water is calm or wait until we reach sheltered waters. The other meals of the day require more flexibility as the boat may be moving depending on our schedule for the day.
An honesty bar with wines, beers and spirits will be available.
Scotland’s waters and coasts are a playground for a wide variety of wildlife from minke whales & porpoises to puffins and sea eagles. Binoculars and cameras are recommended.
At the start of each cruise the captain will meet with the all of the guests to discuss the planned route for your cruise which will take into account tides and weather. We will endeavour to visit some of Scotland’s finest distilleries, castles and attractions from suitable nearby mooring.
Walking & Mountaineering
There will be plenty of opportunity to explore Scotland’s hills and mountains so bring along your walking/hiking equipment.
The nature of our cruises is to provide a “theme” and to make the most of the options available to us based on weather, tides, access and things like local events & festivals.
Day 1: Join us by early afternoon onboard Nova Spero moored at Corpach. We enjoy an evening sail down Loch Linnhe and Loch Leven for an overnight at anchor at the mouth of Glencoe.
Day 2: We sail down Loch Linnhe to Oban and then out into open water via the Sound of Mull where we moor in Tobermory overnight.
Day 3: Today we will sail past Iona & Staffa before heading on via Colonsay down the Sound of Islay to Port Ellen for our 3rd night.
Day 4: We sail up via Crinan and pass the world famous Corryvreckan whirlpool, the world’s 2nd largest! We spend overnight at the pretty village of Ardfern at the head of Loch Craignish.
Day 5: We set sail for the bustling harbour town of Oban for an overnight stay with time to explore the town and its many attractions including McCaig’s folly, numerous seafood restaurants, shops, Oban whisky distillery and a rather fine chocolate shop!
Day 6: We leave Oban to sail back via Loch Linnhe past the Glensanda Super Quarry to the Corpach Basin where you will have time to go for a walk, climb Ben Nevis r visit the 3 Wise Monkeys Climbing Wall.
Day 7: You will wake up to a view of Ben Nevis followed by breakfast and disembarking at your leisure.