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  1. Add North Uist War Memorial to your Itinerary

    North Uist War Memorial

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of North Uist

    First World War memorial.

  2. Add Stations of the Cross to your Itinerary

    Stations of the Cross

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of South Uist

    Stations of the Cross Interesting climb, following these images.© Copyright Barbara Carr and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

  3. Add Holmasaig Studio Gallery to your Itinerary

    Holmasaig Studio Gallery

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    Type:

    Arts & Crafts

    Isle Of Harris

    Margarita Williams D.A was born in Quidinish, (Cuidhtinis) Isle of Harris. She studied drawing, painting and textiles at Glasgow School of Art. Her work using dyes in textile design led to her interest in using the transparent medium of watercolour.

    Telephone

    01859 530401
  4. Add Ailein Duinn (The Voyage) to your Itinerary

    Ailein Duinn (The Voyage)

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    Type:

    Arts & Crafts

    Lochmaddy, Isle Of North Uist

    In 2007 Taigh Chearsabhagh commissioned artist Ian Stephen who proposed a series of three voyages in traditional boats linked to three traditional Gaelic songs to celebrate the opening of the 2008 studio extension.

  5. Add Gaelic for Sailors - Colours to your Itinerary

    Gaelic for Sailors - Colours

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    Type:

    Gaelic Language

    Gaidhlig (Gaelic in English and pronounced gaalic not gaylic) remains the majority language of the Outer Hebrides. The majority of placenames in the islands are Gaelic or a gaelicised form of Norse. Familiarity with the more common words can greatl

  6. Add Iolaire Monument to your Itinerary

    Iolaire Monument

    Type

    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Lewis

    Iolaire Memorial

  7. Add Dursainean Chambered Cairn to your Itinerary

    Dursainean Chambered Cairn

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Lewis

    This communal burial tomb would have been an important highly visible monument of the first farming people who lived in the peninsula of An Rubha in the Neolithic period.

  8. Add Macleod Standing Stone (Clach Macleoid) to your Itinerary

    Macleod Standing Stone (Clach Macleoid)

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Harris

    Standing stone overlooking the beach near the village of Horgabost .

  9. Dùn Othail

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    Dùn Othail

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Lewis

    This striking pinnacle of rock can only be accessed with great care from the south, via a series of small plateau's and eventually a narrow ledge, which runs into a defended entrance. The terraces beyond this have at least five structures upon them.

  10. Add Grimsay Wheelhouse to your Itinerary

    Grimsay Wheelhouse

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of North Uist

    Remains of a wheelhouse dating back to the iron age can be seen in Grimsay.

  11. Stac a' Chaisteal

    Add Stac a' Chaisteal to your Itinerary

    Stac a' Chaisteal

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Lewis

    Stac a' Chaisteal is is a dramatic, pinnacle shaped stack, surmounted by a plateau complete with what has clearly been a substantial building, joined to the adjacent cliffs by a knife edge of rock. The stack is too dangerous to access.

  12. Add Gearrannan Blackhouse Village to your Itinerary

    Gearrannan Blackhouse Village

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    Type:

    Scenic Locations

    Isle of Lewis

    Gearrannan (Garenin) is a restored blackhouse village on the west side of the Isle ofLewis

  13. Dun Mhulan

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    Dun Mhulan

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    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of South Uist

    The broch of Dùn Mhulan was inhabited during the Iron Age. This large tower-like house was built around 150 BC, originally on an island within a freshwater loch, long before the open sea had broken through.

  14. Add Giant Macaskill Monument to your Itinerary

    Giant Macaskill Monument

    Type

    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of North Uist

    Giant Mackaskill Monument is located ti the South of Berneray.

  15. Add Ian Stephen to your Itinerary

    Ian Stephen

    Type

    Type:

    Arts & Crafts

    Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

    “Under the pier” a poem from Ian Stephen, poet, mariner & Lewis man...

    Telephone

    01851 705320
  16. Add The loss of  HMY Iolaire  -  Call na h-Iolaire to your Itinerary

    The loss of HMY Iolaire - Call na h-Iolaire

    Type

    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Lewis

    While the sea brought has wealth and power to the Outer Hebrides over the centuries, it has also brought tragedy.

  17. Add Comunn Eachdraidh Nis to your Itinerary

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    Comunn Eachdraidh Nis

    Type

    Type:

    Museums

    Isle Of Lewis

    Comunn Eachdraidh Nis is situated in North Dell in the former Cross Primary School. It includes an accredited museum, a vast archive as well as genealogical records for the whole of North Lewis and a café.

    Telephone

    01851 810377
  18. Add Hebscape Gallery and Tearoom to your Itinerary

    Hebscape Gallery and Tearoom

    Type

    Type:

    Galleries

    Isle Of Harris

    Relax and enjoy a range of Hebridean Tea Store teas - e. g. Hebridean Blackhouse, Feasgar Math or a delicious cup of gourmet Hebscape Blend barista coffee as you take in the beautiful scenery.

    Telephone

    01859 502363
  19. Clach Steineagaidh

    Add Clach Steineagaidh to your Itinerary

    Clach Steineagaidh

    Type

    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of Harris

    This standing stone appears now as a single monolith overlooking one of the most beautiful stretches of shore in the Hebrides, looking towards the island of Taransay. But when it was first erected, it was part of a complex that included a large stone

  20. Add Mosiac Mackerel to your Itinerary

    Mosiac Mackerel

    Type

    Type:

    Monuments & Ruins

    Isle Of North Uist

    The Mosaic Mackerel sculpture by Rosalind Waites forms part of the Uist Sculpture Trail.

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Our holiday operator partner, Hebridean Hopscotch Holidays, is a fully bonded operator with many years experience in providing individually arranged holidays in the Outer Hebrides. Their holiday advisers live locally and they can discuss your plans, offer advice, submit a firm holiday quotation and, if acceptable, arrange all your sea or air travel, accommodation and activities to suit your requirements. Use our expertise to get the most out of your holiday.