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Tayvallich

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Tayvallich is a small village in Knapdale in Argyll and Bute, on the west coast of Scotland.

Understand[edit]

Tayvallich on a spring morning

Tayvallich is a small, vibrant fishing village located on the beautiful shores of Loch Sween. The surrounding countryside is breathtaking, as are the Jura sunsets. Home to a small community, people visit to get away from it all and enjoy some tranquillity.

History[edit]

Steeped in history, the first settlers probably arriving in the area roughly 10,000 years ago.

Landscape[edit]

Climate[edit]

It can rain a lot in Scotland, but this can add to the areas beauty. Just make sure you pack suitable clothing.

Get in[edit]

By bus[edit]

West Coast Motors runs the 425/426 service from Lochgilphead to Tayvallich, with 5 buses per day Mon-Fri, but none at the weekends. They also run coaches (926) from Glasgow to Lochgilphead as part of the Citylink network.

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

  • 1 Keills Chapel. daylight. Small chapel containing some early crosses and grave slabs, including the Keills Cross from the 9th century. free. Keills Chapel on Wikipedia
  • 2 Sound of Jura. Sound of Jura on Wikipedia Sound of Jura (Q1345282) on Wikidata

Do[edit]

  • Walk to Carsaig Bay. to see the Sound of Jura.
  • Sailing, walking and cycling are all popular pastimes in the village.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

There are numerous holiday cottages to rent for your visit, or you can pick one of the few Bed and Breakfasts.

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