Argyll has a wide variety of visitor attractions, from distilleries, castles and museums to an unspoilt natural environment. Here you can take advantage of the many walks such as the Cowal Way to suit both the experienced and inexperienced walker. Golf and horse riding are also popular around the area. To see more about what to do in Argyll and Bute visit the Explore Argyll website or your nearest Visit Scotland Information Centre.
Throughout the year Argyll plays host to a range of events and festivals such as the Cowal Highland Gathering,Tarbert Music Festival, CowalFest - Cowal Walking and Arts Festival, the Mull of Kintyre Music Festival and the Islay and Bute Jazz festivals. The Seafood Festival in Tarbert, the Mull Rally and the Tiree Wave Classic are also very popular.
You can find out more about tourism development in Argyll and Bute, and our annual tourism summits in the Tourism in Argyll and Bute section on the website.