Villages

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Salen

Salen, on the east coast of Mull lies at the narrowest point on the island, halfway between Craignure and Tobermory. It was built around 1800 by General Lachlan Macquarie, former Governor of New South Wales and known as 'Father of Australia'. READ MORE

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Bunessan

Bunessan is the largest village on the Ross of Mull and has its own primary school, church, surgery and police station READ MORE

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Calgary

Calgary Bay is located on the north west of Mull about 5 miles beyond Dervaig and 12 miles from the island's capital Tobermory. It is framed by low hills, partly wooded and is the location of a shimmering white shell sand beach. READ MORE

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Lochbuie

The village of Lochbuie is situated at the head of Loch Buie on the south coast of the Isle of Mull some 14 miles from the ferry terminal at Craignure. The area is renowned for its scenic landscape, shimmering beaches, abundant wildlife. READ MORE

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Tobermory

Tobermory was the setting for the BBC children's programme Balamory. After the initial success of these programmes in Britain, Balamory is now reaching a new audience in Australia. READ MORE

Web: http://www.tobermory.co.uk
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Craignure & Lochdon

Craignure is where the Oban to Mull ferry terminates on the Isle of Mull. Craignure is worth a visit in its own right, whether you are going as a foot passenger or taking your car across for a longer stay on the island. READ MORE

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Ulva Ferry

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Dervaig

The village of Dervaig, pronounced 'dervig' goes right back to Viking times, and indeed the name Dervaig means 'good inlet' in old Norse. The settlement itself really only goes back to about the time of the first church to be recorded here in the twelve hundreds. READ MORE

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Fionnphort

Fionnphort is the principal port of the Ross of Mull, and the second largest settlement in the locale. Fionnphort is the base of the ferry service between 'mainland' Mull and Iona, and also boat trips to Staffa. READ MORE