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'''Tiree''' is the westernmost island of the [[Inner Hebrides]].
 
'''Tiree''' is the westernmost island of the [[Inner Hebrides]].
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==Destinations==
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* [[Scarinish]], from which ferries sail to [[Arinagour]] on [[Coll]] and to [[Oban]] on the mainland.
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* [[Crossapol]] where '''Tiree Airport'' is located.
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* Other settlements include Hynish and Sandaig, which boast museums.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
  
 
The island is approximately 12 miles (19km) long and 3 miles (5km) wide. The terrain is mostly flat and it enjoys a mild climate with average annual hours of sunshine well above the average for the UK.
 
The island is approximately 12 miles (19km) long and 3 miles (5km) wide. The terrain is mostly flat and it enjoys a mild climate with average annual hours of sunshine well above the average for the UK.
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==Talk==
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
  
 
===By air===
 
===By air===
 
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* <listing name="Flybe" alt="operated by Loganair" directions="" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.flybe.com/" hours="" price="">Flights operate at least twice daily (weekdays only in winter) to Tiree airport (TRE) from [[Glasgow#By_plane|Glasgow International]] (GLA), which has good domestic and international connections.</listing>
Flybe [http://www.flybe.com/] flights (operated by Loganair) operate at least twice daily (weekdays only in winter) to Tiree airport (TRE) from [[Glasgow#By_plane|Glasgow International]] (GLA), which has good domestic and international connections.
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===By sea===
 
===By sea===
 
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* <listing name="Caledonian MacBrayne" alt="" directions="" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.calmac.co.uk/" hours="" price="">Sail to Tiree from [[Oban]], with most sailings also serving the island of [[Coll]]. The crossing takes about 4 hours. Daily sailings in summer (Apr-Oct); Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun only in winter. One sailing per day plus on some days the Oban - [[Barra]] boat also calls at Tiree.</listing>
Caledonian MacBrayne [http://www.calmac.co.uk/] sail to Tiree from [[Oban]], with most sailings also serving the island of [[Coll]]. The crossing takes about 4 hours. Daily sailings in summer (Apr-Oct); Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun only in winter. One sailing per day plus on some days the Oban - [[Barra]] boat also calls at Tiree.
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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===Itineraries===
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
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Windsurfing, Kiting, SUP, Surf Board Hire and Sandyatching are all available through Wild Diamond.
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The Loch on tiree is an ideal place to take your first steps as a Windsurfer
  
 
==Buy==
 
==Buy==
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==Contact==
 
==Contact==
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==Stay safe==
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
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[[WikiPedia:Tiree]]
 
[[WikiPedia:Tiree]]

Latest revision as of 10:32, 1 February 2011

Tiree is the westernmost island of the Inner Hebrides.

Destinations[edit]

  • Scarinish, from which ferries sail to Arinagour on Coll and to Oban on the mainland.
  • Crossapol where 'Tiree Airport is located.
  • Other settlements include Hynish and Sandaig, which boast museums.

Understand[edit]

The island is approximately 12 miles (19km) long and 3 miles (5km) wide. The terrain is mostly flat and it enjoys a mild climate with average annual hours of sunshine well above the average for the UK.

Talk[edit]

Get in[edit]

By air[edit]

  • Flybe (operated by Loganair), [1]. Flights operate at least twice daily (weekdays only in winter) to Tiree airport (TRE) from Glasgow International (GLA), which has good domestic and international connections.  edit

By sea[edit]

  • Caledonian MacBrayne, [2]. Sail to Tiree from Oban, with most sailings also serving the island of Coll. The crossing takes about 4 hours. Daily sailings in summer (Apr-Oct); Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun only in winter. One sailing per day plus on some days the Oban - Barra boat also calls at Tiree.  edit

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

Itineraries[edit]

Do[edit][add listing]

Windsurfing, Kiting, SUP, Surf Board Hire and Sandyatching are all available through Wild Diamond. The Loch on tiree is an ideal place to take your first steps as a Windsurfer

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

Contact[edit]

Stay safe[edit]

Get out[edit]


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