Our favourite activities
Take a stroll
Iona boasts picturesque walking and hiking trails that lead you through stunning landscapes, ancient ruins, and along pristine coastlines. The island's relatively small size makes it perfect for leisurely strolls.
Play a round of golf
Golf enthusiasts can indulge in a unique experience on Iona. The local golf course offers a scenic setting with views of the ocean, creating a tranquil environment for a round of golf. Enjoy the game against a backdrop of breathtaking natural beauty.
Appreciate the flora and fauna
Nature lovers will be enchanted by the island's diverse flora and fauna. Take a leisurely walk and immerse yourself in the island's natural beauty, or join guided wildlife tours to learn more about the local ecosystem.
Nature enthusiasts can enjoy encounters with a diverse array of wildlife. Seabird colonies grace the cliffs, featuring puffins, kittiwakes, guillemots and razorbills. Common and grey seals lounge on coastal rocks, while dolphins and porpoises occasionally grace the surrounding waters.
Visit the historical sites
Iona's captivating landscapes and historic sites provide endless inspiration for artists and photographers. Capture the ethereal light on the ancient abbey, the play of shadows on rugged cliffs, or the vibrant hues of wildflowers.