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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Harris Tweed purse

Dancing Flower Crafts designs and handmakes one off, unique Harris Tweed® gifts and accessories. Inspired by the colours, sights, sounds, life, wildlife and environment of the magical Outer Hebrides.…

Comunn Eachdraidh Nis

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…

Atlantic Lights - Cliff -  Lustre

From the cusp of the Atlantic shores of the Isle of Lewis, hand poured soy wax candles, wax melts & reed diffusers with Hebridean inspired fragrances.

Harris Tweed purse

Dancing Flower Crafts designs and handmakes one off, unique Harris Tweed® gifts and accessories. Inspired by the colours, sights, sounds, life, wildlife and environment of the magical Outer Hebrides.…

Out and About Tours

For a once in a lifetime experience, join us for a personalised tour of Lewis and Harris and learn about the history, archaeology and wildlife of these beautiful islands.

Mingulay Boat Trips

Mingulay Boat Trips in Castlebay on the Isle of Barra will take you to the uninhabited islands to the south of Barra

Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum and Arts Centre

Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre is a place where people can meet, share ideas, learn new skills and experience cultural interpretation that is imaginative and stimulating.

Outside of gallery

Every piece of hand-crafted Shoreline Stoneware Pottery captures texture from natural materials and found objects. The gallery hosts a wide selection of work by local artist with original works…

Ardhasaig Glass and Arts

Ardhasaig Glass & Arts – Embroidered Art, Gifts, Souvenirs and Clothing, many incorporating Harris Tweed. Open to the public 6 days a week.

Holmasaig Studio Gallery

Isle of Harris watercolour artist Margarita Williams of Holmasaig Studio Gallery, lives in the village where she was born, situated in spectacular scenery of the Bays Road on the rocky South East of…

Puffin

We run sightseeing trips along the east and west coast of Uist, along with trips to Mingulay, Monach Isles and St Kilda. Other island destinations available on request.

Coll pottery goods

A working craft centre featuring a blacksmith, glass, ceramics and jewellery. Here you can browse our galleries, watch us work from our viewing area and have refreshments in our tearoom. Classes and…

Alpacan

Alpacan is a family run croft offering alpaca experiences for all ages. A fantastic way to spend a couple of hours....and get that important alpaca selfie !

Shoreline Stoneware

Every piece of hand-crafted Shoreline Stoneware Pottery captures texture from natural materials and found objects. The gallery hosts a wide selection of work by local artist with original works…

Scaladale Centre - Activities

Scaladale offers coasteering, kayaking, gorge walking, climbing and abseiling, mountain biking, hill walking, raft building, archery, dinghy sailing and boat trips. Scaladale Activity enquiries…

Barra Surf and Coastal Adventures

Unique adventures in stunning locations on the Isle of Barra. Our professional guides and instructors offer surf lessons, snorkelling close encounters with seals, beautiful sea kayak tours, and the…

Sollas Bookbinding

Creative artisan bookbinding and box making, influenced by the materials and colours of island living

Rib with visitors

Let your Hebridean Adventure begin with Seatrek, based in Uig on the Isle of Lewis, providing unforgettable day trips to some of our most remote islands such as North Rona and the Flannans, or take a…

Hebridean Sea Tours

Enhance your visit to the Outer Hebrides with a stunning tour or adventure to Mingulay, St Kilda, or around the Southern Islands. We provide access to some of the most awe-inspiring locations.

Spirit Hall

The first distillery in Harris has opened it's doors. The Harris Distillery is a working distillery that welcomes guests. Join us on a tour of the distillery, sit by the peat fire or enjoy the…

Sea Harris boat

Sea Harris offer scheduled excursions to St.Kilda and the Shiant Islands as well as providing charters to many small Islands accessible from the Isle of Harris. The dual World Heritage site of St…

Long Island Retreats

Create memories that will last a lifetime. Step off the beaten track and immerse yourself in island life. Meet the locals, hear tales of yesteryear, learn a little Gaelic, get up close with our…

Dave's Hebridean Archaeological Tours

Personal guided tours of Lewis & Harris For the single traveller, couple, family or group of friends max 6 people.Tours are conducted by a resident archaeologist/guide in a Land Rover Defender 110…

A few ideas....

  1. Riding along the Airport beach in Balivanich.  Uist Community Riding School, Benbecula
    There are so many great things to do and experience in the Outer Hebrides. Whether you're up for high octane adventure or more sedate activities, there is something for everyone.
  2. Spend the morning getting to know the ponies, learn the art of sheep shearing or head out on the machair to learn about the unique ecosystem of South Uist.
  3. Pick up stunning hand-crafted books and boxes.
    1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
  4. Horseriding - airport beach, Balivanich, Benbecula
    With Uist Community Riding School
  5. Take a wildlife trip to the uninhabited island of Mingulay.
    1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
  6. Enrich your Gaelic conversation skills while visiting our island communities with immersion courses and one-off local lessons.
    1. Harris Tweed purse
      Dancing Flower Crafts designs handmakes one off, unique Harris Tweed® gifts and accessories. Inspired by the colours, sights, sounds, life, wildlife, and environment of the magical Outer Hebrides.
      1. 1st January 000131st December 9999
      2. 1st January 000131st December 9999
    2. Outside of gallery
      Every piece of hand-crafted Shoreline Stoneware Pottery captures texture from natural materials and found objects. The gallery hosts a wide selection of work by local artist with original works across different media.
      1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
    3. Puffin
      We run sightseeing trips along the east and west coast of Uist, along with trips to Mingulay, Monach Isles and St Kilda.
      1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
    4. Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
      Photographic windows into the spirit of the Outer Hebrides. Take a moment to immerse yourself in this vast emptiness rich in Gaelic heritage and folklore. With the panoramic view, your mind will instantly relax and rejuvenate.
      1. Rib with visitors
        Let your Hebridean Adventure begin with Seatrek, based in Uig on the Isle of Lewis, providing unforgettable day trips to some of our most remote islands such as North Rona and the Flannans, or take a boat trip round the stunning coastline.
        1. 1st April 202230th September 2022
      2. Coll pottery goods
        A working craft centre featuring a blacksmith, glass, ceramics and jewellery. Here you can browse our galleries, watch us work from our viewing area and have refreshments in our tearoom.
        1. 1st January 000131st December 9999
        2. 26th April 202229th September 2022
        3. 1st October 202231st December 2022
        4. 1st January 202330th March 2023
      3. Sea Harris boat
        Sea Harris offer scheduled excursions to St.Kilda and the Shiant Islands as well as providing charters to many small Islands accessible from the Isle of Harris. The dual World Heritage site of St Kilda is our main destination with daily trips running
      4. Eilean Glas Lighthouse, Scalpay, Haris

        For those of you who like to find out about a bit of local history when out and about on holiday, then it’s worth considering a visit to one of the lighthouses (taighean-solais in Gaelic)

      5. Hercules statue, langass woods, north uist

        North Uist had a global celebrity visit in 1980 - in the shape of a grizzly bear!

      6. Buth Bharraigh interior
        Community local produce shop selling art and crafts, books, wool & craft supplies. Free Wifi and laundrette.
        1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
      7. Tiumpan Head is located at the far eastern end of the Eye peninsula on Lewis
      8. Northton temple harris
        This area, from the township of Taobh Tuath to the headland of Rubh' an Teampaill, has numerous sites of archaeological significance.
      9. Beach laning in Barra
        The only place in the world where scheduled flights land on the beach!
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      1. Address

        Ardhasaig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AJ

        Isle Of Harris

        A circular walk of 16km (10 miles) along a high ridge with excellent views in all directions - well worth the effort involved in the steep ascent - 6-7 hours.

        Add Skeudale Horseshoe to your Itinerary

      2. Rib with visitors
        Rib with visitors heading out on tour
        Conachar rib, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        View from the boat, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Seal
        Basking sharks
        Rib, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Cave, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Boat in the bay, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Puffins
        Rib with visitors
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        Conachar rib, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        View from the boat, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Seal
        Basking sharks
        Rib, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Cave, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Boat in the bay, Uig, Isle of Lewis
        Puffins

        Address

        16 Uigen, Uig, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9HX

        Telephone

        01851 672469

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Let your Hebridean Adventure begin with Seatrek, based in Uig on the Isle of Lewis, providing unforgettable day trips to some of our most remote islands such as North Rona and the Flannans, or take a boat trip round the stunning coastline.

        Add Seatrek to your Itinerary

      3. Address

        North Glendale, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5UD

        Isle of South Uist

        A moderate walk - 3hrs total - to the deserted village of Bagh Hartabhagh.

        Add Bagh Hartabhagh Walk to your Itinerary

      4. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 43 reviews43 reviews

        Address

        3 Caolis, Vatersay, Isle Of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5YL

        Telephone

        01871 817803

        Isle Of Barra

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Enhance your visit to the Outer Hebrides with a stunning tour or adventure to Mingulay, St Kilda, or around the Southern Islands. We provide access to some of the most awe-inspiring locations.

        Add Hebridean Sea Tours to your Itinerary

      5. Spirit Hall
        Spirit Hall
        The Hearach - Tarbert Warehouse
        Gin Still Dottach
        Gin Still at work
        Isle of Harris Gin
        Isle of Harris Gin, with Highland Cow
        Isle of Harris Gin & Glass
        Isle of Harris Gin Serve
        Canteen
        Spirit Hall
        Spirit Hall
        The Hearach - Tarbert Warehouse
        Gin Still Dottach
        Gin Still at work
        Isle of Harris Gin
        Isle of Harris Gin, with Highland Cow
        Isle of Harris Gin & Glass
        Isle of Harris Gin Serve
        Canteen

        Address

        Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3DJ

        Telephone

        01859 502212

        Isle of Harris

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        The first distillery in Harris has opened it's doors. The Harris Distillery is a working distillery that welcomes guests. Join us on a tour of the distillery, sit by the peat fire or enjoy the flavours of the Island in the canteen.

        Add Isle of Harris Distillery to your Itinerary

      6. Sea Harris boat
        Sea Harris boat at St Kilda
        St Kilda stacks
        Sea Harris boat
        The Shiants
        Sea Harris boat
        Sea Harris boat at St Kilda
        St Kilda stacks
        Sea Harris boat
        The Shiants

        Address

        East Tarbert, Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3DB

        Telephone

        01859 502007

        Isle of Harris

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Sea Harris offer scheduled excursions to St.Kilda and the Shiant Islands as well as providing charters to many small Islands accessible from the Isle of Harris. The dual World Heritage site of St Kilda is our main destination with daily trips running

        Add Sea Harris to your Itinerary

      7. Address

        Parkview Terrace, Scalpay, Isle Of Scalpay, Outer Hebrides, HS4 3XX

        Isle Of Scalpay

        A circular walk of 13km (8miles) around Scalpay and Eilean Glas lighthouse - 4 hours.

        Add Scalpay Heritage Walk to your Itinerary

      8. Address

        Tigh Na Breacain, Lochskipport, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5NS

        Telephone

        07795634525

        Isle of South Uist

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Create memories that will last a lifetime. Step off the beaten track and immerse yourself in island life. Meet the locals, hear tales of yesteryear, learn a little Gaelic, get up close with our animals and sample our island produce.

        Add Long Island Retreats to your Itinerary

      9. Address

        Loch Street, Lower Barvas, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0QY

        Isle of Lewis

        A short walk along a waymarked route. About 5.5 miles/9Km around the coast.

        Add Barvas and Brue Walking Route to your Itinerary

      10. Address

        South Locheynort, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides

        Isle of South Uist

        This walk has been written by a regular visitor to these islands, Martin Margulies. The articles first appeared in Am Paipear, and extracts are reproduced here with his permission. In 2011, the walks were collected together in a book, called Mhor and More.

        Start at the Mingarry footpath. When the path peters out near Loch nan Caorach, keep…

        Add Stulaval Walk to your Itinerary

      11. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 82 reviews82 reviews

        Address

        68 Kirkibost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LX

        Telephone

        01851 612324

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Personal guided tours of Lewis & Harris For the single traveller, couple, family or group of friends max 6 people.Tours are conducted by a resident archaeologist/guide in a Land Rover Defender 110 available 7 days week all year round.

        Add Dave's Hebridean Archaeological Tours to your Itinerary

      12. Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Side by Side, Seaforth Head, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Swordale, Point, Isle of Lewis.
        Sunset Clisham, Isle of Harris.
        Traigh Rosamol, Isle of Harris (Luskentyre).
        Sunset Laxay, South Lochs.
        Sunspokes, Achmore, Isle of Lewis.
        Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Callanish Stones IV, Isle of Lewis.
        Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Side by Side, Seaforth Head, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Swordale, Point, Isle of Lewis.
        Sunset Clisham, Isle of Harris.
        Traigh Rosamol, Isle of Harris (Luskentyre).
        Sunset Laxay, South Lochs.
        Sunspokes, Achmore, Isle of Lewis.
        Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.
        Callanish Stones IV, Isle of Lewis.

        Address

        Rigs Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS12RF

        Telephone

        (+44)07718881887

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Gaelic Heritage Landscapes photographic collection. Take a moment to immerse yourself in this vast emptiness rich in Gaelic heritage and folklore. With the panoramic view, your mind will instantly relax and rejuvenate. And at the same time, will I hope, feed your curiosity and inspire you to visit and learn more about this magical place.

        Add Clisham Studio - Photography & Videography to your Itinerary

      13. Address

        Kirkibost Pier, Kirkibost, ISLE OF LEWIS, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LX

        Kirkibost, ISLE OF LEWIS

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        Electric-Bike Hire on Great Bernera
        Feel the wind in your face while exploring the beautiful sights of Great Bernera with friends or family on one of our electric road bikes.

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        • Families

        Add Great Bernera Community Development Trust - BERNERA BIKES to your Itinerary

      14. © James Smith

        Address

        Eriskay, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5JT

        Isle Of South Uist

        A great walk, taking in some stunning scenery and history. Moderate walk. Allow 3 Hours. 8.5kilometers/5.25miles.Keep a look out for the Eriskay Ponies.

        Add Eriskay Walk to your Itinerary

      15. Horseriding - airport beach, Balivanich, Benbecula

        Address

        East Camp, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, HS7 5LA

        Telephone

        01870 602808

        Isle of Benbecula

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

         

         

         

        Add Uist Community Riding School to your Itinerary

      16. © James Smith

        Address

        Berneray, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BJ

        Isle Of North Uist

        Follow this fantastic walk and take in the beautiful scenery and wildlife. Moderate Walk. Aprrox 12 Kilometres/7.5 miles. Allow 6 hours.

        Add Berneray Walk to your Itinerary

      17. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 34 reviews34 reviews

        Address

        1-3 Francis Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2NF

        Telephone

        07885 250860

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

        We offer Private Tours of Outer Hebrides from our base in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis. Bilingual locals we provide flexible, professional journeys in our 4x4 7-seater vehicles and the highest standards of service possible to our clients.

        Add Heb360 Tours to your Itinerary

      18. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 33 reviews33 reviews

        Address

        Airntully Cottage, Airntully, PH1 4PH

        Telephone

        07763013862

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now

        Skinny Tyres provide unrivalled and expert support for your road cycling adventure in the Outer Hebrides. Our fully customised vans & expert team of guides means you can be confident that we will provide you with an amazing cycling holiday.

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        • Children Welcome

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        • Children Welcome
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