Port Ellen Vacations
From Port Ellen, Belfast is 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the south, while Glasgow is 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the east.
Check out the attractions in the area. The Laphroaig Distillery is one of these.
It's no surprise Port Ellen is a perennial favourite with vacationers from across the globe; the surrounding region has been blessed with terrific sights and attractions. Some interesting places in the vicinity of Port Ellen are Isle of Jura, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest, and Campbeltown, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest.
Approximately 7 miles (11 kilometers) to the north of Port Ellen is Islay Island, a regional city where you'll find Lagavulin Distillery, Wildlife Information Centre and Eilean Mor. If your itinerary allows why not stop by Kilchoman Distillery, Caol Ila Distillery and Ardbeg Distillery before you head back to Port Ellen.
Go to Scotland's art galleries, nature museums and theaters. These are great destinations to explore, especially on inclement days. Scotland is well known for its many castles; these are wonderful windows into the area's rich history.
If you feel like it is time to relax try picnicking or camping. When the temperature goes down, spend time in Scotland. Grab your woollen hat and scarf and have a go at the cold weather sports on offer here. Try snowboarding or skiing.
At the end of your time in Port Ellen, you may find yourself making plans to return to this delightful vacation spot.