Tour Scotland Kilmartin Lochgilphead Oban and Argyll Holiday Cottage. Kilmartin village, a 3 minute drive, is rich in archaeological and historical remains, with museums, castles and famous gardens nearby. Local activities include fishing, riding, sailing, cycling, walking or taking a leisurely stroll along the banks of the Crinan Canal. You can cruise to Mull, Iona and Staffa from bustling Oban, 30 miles north, or during the summer months catch the ferry from Tayvallich to Jura. Shop and pub 2 miles.