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Beautiful!

The road up to the parking spot near the farm at Knockvologan is an experience but worth the... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
jackie20142015
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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A jewel!

We spent a wonderful afternoon walking to and enjoying Erraid. There's always something special... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2017
Tista C
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Glossop, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

The road up to the parking spot near the farm at Knockvologan is an experience but worth the effort! Once we found the parking spot we enjoyed a fantastic afternoon walking on the island. We were fortunate to have clear blue skies and although it...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

We spent a wonderful afternoon walking to and enjoying Erraid. There's always something special about being able to walk to an island and this one is particularly evocative, given the literary link to Robert Louis Stevenson and the spectacular starting point from Knockvologan beach. We...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2016

First off, I wanted to add this to my review of Mull, which I hastily posted. So, I haven't been to Erraid. Though our boat from Iona did sail around Erraid. Erraid can actually be reached by land from Mull, on low tide. Just give...More

2  Thank SageTraveler
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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The detailed walk instructions for Erraid are in the small brown "favourite walks on Mull and Iona" book available in all good tourist shops on the island and a worthwhile investment. Pronounced "Errrid" you will need to check the tide times online before you set...More

4  Thank Claer B
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Had a great day visiting here. The walk was spectacular and scenic, you felt as if you were the only person who had done it, as we saw nobody else, once we left the farm. The island is most interesting, with the Stephenson connection. Care...More

1  Thank Shiehallio
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Reviewed May 9, 2016

Simply that I built that with a couple of my little nieces in a gale 7 one Christmas. Freezing but we finished it in one day and celebrated with a huge fire in the cairn. I aligned it to the south so that on midsummer...More

Thank Debbie754
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Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

You can park at a croft at the end of the road at Knockvolgan. Then a walk of a mile or so. Errand can be reached by foot when the tide goes out - which reveals the most amazing white sand that separates the island...More

1  Thank WinnaDing
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Reviewed July 5, 2015

I wanted to visit the island asked one of the residents about the tide times, this is important so you don't get stuck there. I wanted to visit the observatory and after chatting to some of the residents, I managed to get to the observatory...More

2  Thank Alan C
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Reviewed May 21, 2015

Whenever possible we like to find the locations used by Robert Louis Stevenson in his novels, particularly, Kidnapped. Visiting Mull gave us the opportunity to visit the Isle of Erraid which as noted, was visited by Stevenson, and also utilized in his novel, Kidnapped, as...More

2  Thank Carl_Pritchett
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Reviewed September 8, 2014

A wonderful lady at the ferry port packed us a lobster supper with salads and crusty bread.Wine from the ferry shop and as we walked to this tidal Island made famous by R L Stevenson the sun cast long shadows on the sand.This was a...More

1  Thank Rodger43
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