AboutBritain.com Logo

Things to do in Ronachan, Argyll and Bute

Meaning 'Place of the Seals', Ronachan point is a convenient stopping place and viewpoint, where frequently you will see seals basking on the rocks just off shore.

The view of the Paps of Jura is particularly fine from here. Rhunahaorine Peninsula just south of here is an important winter feeding area for large numbers of geese of various breeds.

Rare plants are to be found near the shore. In May1647, this was the scene of a battle, where General David Leslie defeated the MacDonald forces. Largie Castle was razed, and the infamous massacre of Dunaverty followed.

Share this page

* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Things To Do in Ronachan

Places to Visit near Ronachan

Also near Ronachan

Bed and Breakfast:
 6 Miles
Self Catering:
 11 Miles
 11 Miles
 11 Miles
 5 Miles
 10 Miles
 11 Miles

Copyright © 1999-2015 Excelsior Information Systems Ltd. All rights reserved.
About Us  Press Room  Terms of Use  Privacy  Link to Us  Index  Site Map  Contact Us

Made with Responsive Grid System by Graham Miller