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whirlpool: see CorrievrekinCorrievrekin
or Corryvreckan
, whirlpool in Corrievrekin passage N of Jura island, Argyll and Bute, W Scotland.
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, Scotland.
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En route we crossed through the infamous Gulf of Corryvreckan, a narrow strait between Scarba and Jura.
In the right conditions, the Gulf of Corryvreckan between Jura and Scarba holds the world's third largest whirlpool and its roar can be heard miles away.
It's perfect if nature is your thing as within a short drive it's easy to pick up boats trips to watch seals, eagles, whales, dolphins and experience the whirlpool at the Gulf of Corryvreckan.
You'll need your boots too if you want to stay on dry land and marvel at the notorious whirlpools in the Gulf of Corryvreckan. Four-wheel drives can manage the track from Lealt to Kinuachdrach, but you'll still need to walk the last few kilometres.
There's a west coast community of orca whales, www.wild– See Gulf of Corryvreckan. Amazing whirlpools Take a boat trip to the world's third largest whirlpool, the Gulf of Corryvreckan, in the Atlantic Ocean south of Oban.
I wondered if anything else on the Seafari trip would match such splendour...but I had not yet witnessed the Gulf of Corryvreckan.
Try Craignish Cruises, who organise trips and private charters from Ardfern to the Gulf of Corryvreckan whirlpool, Jura, Scarba, The Garvellachs and beyond.
Tony runs Seafari Adventures in Oban and organises eco tours to the Gulf of Corryvreckan, home of the world's third largest whirlpool.