"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ganavan Beach

Ganavan has two sandy beaches a few miles north of Oban. Secluded and with wonderful views this is a peaceful beach destination.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Oban

Local authority: Argyll and Bute Council

OS Grid Reference: NM862328

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Ganavan Beach

  • Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel (1m)
  • Atlantis Sport and Leisure Centre (1m)
  • Highland Discovery Centre (2m)
  • Oban Distillery Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Caithness Glass Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Oban Experience Visitor Centre (2m)
  • GoBananas Soft Play (2m)
  • Oban Rare Breeds Farm Park (2m)
  • Achnacloich Gardens (2m)
  • Stramash (3m)
  • Ardtornish Estate (3m)
  • Cruachan Crafts (4m)

Tourist Information

Oban
Tourist Information Centre
North Pier
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
PA34 5QD

Phone 01631 563 122
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/argyll-isles/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 988
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 987
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 986
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 987
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NE
Pressure 988
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 991
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:30 BST
(00:30 GMT)
High Tide
07:18 BST
(06:18 GMT)
Low Tide
13:39 BST
(12:39 GMT)
High Tide
19:24 BST
(18:24 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Ganavan has two sandy beaches a few miles north of Oban. Secluded and with wonderful views this is a peaceful beach destination.

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