Essence of Harris - Welcome Point

Pier Road, Tarbert, ISLE OF HARRIS, Isle of Harris, HS3 3DG

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Essence of Harris is a candle and home fragrance company based on the Isle of Harris. Our retail shop, based just beside Tarbert ferry terminal in the heart of the village, offers visitors the chance to discover the scent of the Hebrides with their collection of hand poured, soy wax candles and home fragrance, bath & body products and unqiue Scottish gifts. The shop also includes an information board with leaflets, flyers and information regarding attractions and activities within the Outer Hebrides.



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  • Other Awards Partnership Information Point 2012

Opening Times

Open all year (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
Monday - Saturday09:30 - 16:30

* Our shop opening hours are 9.30am until 4.30pm Monday to Saturday

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