Attractions

Top Choice Ruins in Port Askaig

Finlaggan

Three miles from Port Askaig, tumbledown ruins of houses and a chapel on an islet in a shallow loch mark what remains of the stronghold of the Lords of the Isles. A wooden walkway leads over the reeds and water lili…
Distillery in Port Askaig

Bunnahabhain

Pronounced ‘boona-hah-ven’, this distillery is 4 miles north of Port Askaig down a narrow road. It enjoys a wonderful location with great views across to Jura. The standard malt is basically unpeated, though they ar…
Distillery in Port Askaig

Ardnahoe

Two miles down the narrow road towards Bunnahabhain, this new independent distillery was due to begin production just after the time of research. It's in a spectacular position gazing right across at the Paps of Jur…
Distillery in Port Askaig

Caol Ila

Pronounced ‘cull ee-lah’, Caol Ila is located a mile north of Port Askaig. It's a big, industrial set-up but enjoys a wonderful location with great views across to Jura. Some 95% of the distillery's production goes …