See and Do


The devil creates work for idle hands. (Someone with nothing to do will put the cats on the fire)

An duine aig nach eil càil ri dhèanamh, cuiridh na cait air an teine


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Island Highlights

Tiumpan Head

Tiumpan Head is located at the far eastern end of the Eye peninsula on Lewis

Scolpaig

Scolpaig Tower is a Georgian folly located near the village of Scolpaig.

Stornoway Harbour

Stornoway with its population of about 6000 is the main port and administrative centre on the Isle of Lewis.

Balranald RSPB Nature Reserve

A beautiful reserve on the north west coast of North Uist with sandy beaches, rocky foreshore,, marshes and sand dunes.

Bridge to Nowhere

The Bridge was built - and there was meant to be a road that would ling Tolsta to Skigersta at Ness. The mixing of many tons of concrete went into making the bridge and this was all done by hand!

Crosbost

The peaceful crofting village of Crosbost is reached near the end of the B897 road that branches of the main Stornoway to Tarbet road at Liurbost.

Bagh Mor

The Island of Grimsay is made up of tidal sands, sea lochs, small islands and islets, and is situated between Benbecula and North Uist.

Ard Feinis

Ard Feinis is a rocky promontory just south of Mangurstadh in the south west of Lewis.

Rueval

This is the panoramic view from the top of Rueval (Ruabhal), which is the highest point on Benbecula. Look out for the birds of prey as you climb this hill.

Bagh Steinigidh

Bag Steinigidh lies between Scarasta and Borve on the west coast of Harris.

Traigh na Beirghe (Reef Beach)

Traigh na Beirghe (Reef Beach) is a very long, sweeping, white sand beach in Uig

Loch Bee

Loch Bee is a very large brackish loch which stretches from the west side of South Uist to the east side

Traigh Shanndaigh (Eoropie Beach)

Traigh Shanndaigh (Eoropie beach) is a beautiful sandy beach in the north of Lewis, near the Butt of Lewis

Traigh Scarista

Facing out into the Atlantic Traigh Scarasta has dramatic views over the Sound of Taransay from its white sand beach.

Butt of Lewis (Rubha Rohanais)

Rubha Robhais (Butt of Lewis) is the most northerly tip of the Isle of Lewis.

Sunrise at Loch Seaforth

Loch Seaforth Viewpoint looks out along the sea loch that is Loch Seaforth. The viewing is stunning, and worth a stop off. There is a carpark with picnic tables and it is one of the best viewpoints…

Port Nis

Port Nis (Port of Ness) is in the parish of Ness, the most northerly parish in Lewis.

Beinn Ghainche

Ben Ghainche is a small hill situated at the north end of the beach at Bearsdaire

Ardroil Sands

Camas Uige or Uig Bay is in a national scenic area in the south west of Lewis.

Traigh  Ghearadha

Triaigh Ghearadha is a beautiful sandy beach at the end of the B895 road in the unspoilt north east part of Lewis.

Bearsdaire

Berneray and the nearby island of Pabbay lie in the Sound of Harris between North Uist and Harris

Vatersay Bay

Vatersay is the southernmost inhabited island in the Outer Hebrides. It is now linked to Barra by a causeway which was completed in 1991

Traigh Seilebost

Traigh Seilebost is a beautiful sandy beach on the south side of Traigh Luskentyre.

Callanish Standing Stones

The Callanish Stones can be found near the village of Callanish in west Lewis just above Loch Roag.

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  1. Tiumpan Head is located at the far eastern end of the Eye peninsula on Lewis
  2. Northton temple harris
    This area, from the township of Taobh Tuath to the headland of Rubh' an Teampaill, has numerous sites of archaeological significance.
  3. Statue of the famous grizzly bear Hercules, who escaped and went on the run during filming Benbecula in 1980. Find out more about the story at Langass Woodland.
  4. Beach laning in Barra
    The only place in the world where scheduled flights land on the beach!
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  1. Columbia Place Playpark

    Address

    Columbia Place, Stornoway, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2TQ

    Isle Of Lewis


     

     

     

  2. Isle of Harris Fine Art

    Address

    Pairc Niseaboist, Horgabost, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AE

    Telephone

    07407 041855

    Isle of Harris

  3. Ceann na h-Àirigh

    Address

    Scotvein, Grimsay, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5JA

    Telephone

    01870 603359

    Isle of North Uist

  4. Harris Cycle Hire

    Address

    Sorrel Cottage, 2 Glen Kyles, Leverburgh, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS5 3TY

    Telephone

    01859 520319

    Isle of Harris

  5. Horgabost Bike Hire

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    Horgabost Campsite, Horgabost, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3HR

    Isle of Harris

  6. Castlebay Sports Centre

    Address

    Castlebay School, Castlebay, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5XD

    Telephone

    01871 710321

    Isle of Barra

    Castlebay Sports Centre has a Gym, Swimming Pool and Sauna. Games Hall is also available for hire outside school hours. Other activities include Flipper & Snorkel sessions and fun sessions.

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    • Children Welcome
    • Families
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    Clachan, North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5HD

    Islands: 2 (North Uist and Berneray)
    Causeways:1
    Ferries: 0
    Distance: 27 miles
    Route Time: 4.5 hours
    Grade: Moderate

  8. Address

    Daliburgh, South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5SS

    Islands: 4 (South Uist, Benbecula, Grimsay, North Uist)
    Causeways: 3
    Ferries: 0
    Distance: 37 miles
    Route Time: 6 hours
    Grade: Easy

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    Berneray, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BJ

    Islands: 1 (Harris)
    Causeways: 0
    Ferries: 1
    Distance: 21 miles
    Grade: Moderate to Difficult
    Route Time: 3.5 hours

  10. Ionad Hiort - St Kilda Centre

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    Mangersta, Uig, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9EY

    Uig, Isle Of Lewis

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