to the Isle of Gigha
true island experience
the 20 minute ferry journey from Kintyre to the beautiful and welcoming
Isle of Gigha.
to the community-owned Isle of Gigha, the most southerly and one
of the most beautiful of the Hebridean Islands. Seven miles long
by a mile and a half wide, Gigha is situated three miles west of
the Kintyre peninsular, less than three hours drive from the City
of Glasgow. Gigha is breathtaking - sandy beaches, clear green
seas, a host of wildlife. There are also Achamore Gardens to explore.
This website can only be an introduction to Gigha - you have to
visit to appreciate its beauty and tranquility.
the 3 star Gigha Hotel, self-catering
cottages and many B&B
options to choose
from, Gigha offers the perfect getaway from it all break.
Since the community buyout in 2002 the island
has gone from strength to strength with a growing population that
is sustainably developing its local economy.
Wind Turbines that generate income for the local economy, a housing
refurbishment programme that is providing high quality accommodation
for residents, increasing local business activity and a forward
looking Trust, with directors selected from the island, leading
the way - Gigha really is moving forward.
look forward to welcoming you to your true Island Experience....
The Isle of Gigha Heritage
Trust have issued a press statement, click
here to download.