Isle of Barra is reached from Oban by Ferry ( 5 hours) or by plane from Glasgow
( 45mins) where a beach landing to the North of the Island at Barra Airport formed
on the sands at traigh mhor is an exciting start to a visit to this lovely island.
The west coast beaches are of white sands and the sea is crystal clear. Wildlife
abounds and there are many walks throughout the island. Make sure that you walk
to the top of ben heaval for magnificant views in all directions including castlebay,
sandray, mingulay , vatersay - weather permitting!! To the south Vatersay is now
reached by a causeway further extending the places to explore with ease. Commercial
stock photo library images below.Visit this island for a week to do it justice
and you will not want to leave....