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

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…

Ardvourlie Woodland Observatory

The breath-taking views over Loch Seaforth and the chance to see native trees in an otherwise rugged and tree-less landscape make this well worth a visit. The Observatory sits near the top of the…

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.

Isle of Harris Distillery

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…

Kilda Cruises

Kilda Cruises is based in The Isle of Harris and aims to provide a fast, comfortable day trip service with St Kilda as our main destination

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.…

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.

Love Gàidhlig

Learn the Gaelic language with us and enrich your Gaelic conversation skills while visiting the Hebridean island communities. From immersion courses to one-off local lessons, let us give you a sense…

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…

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.

Calbost, Pairc, South Lochs.

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…

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.

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.

Heb360 Tours

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…

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.

Skinny Tyres Ltd

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…

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.…

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…

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…

An Lanntair

The largest arts facility in the Outer Hebrides and comprises a gallery, performance space/cinema, education room, bar/restaurant and gift shop. It has won many awards including a Come to Britain…

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…

A few ideas....

  1. 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.
  2. Pick up stunning hand-crafted books and boxes.
    1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
  3. Horseriding - airport beach, Balivanich, Benbecula
    With Uist Community Riding School
  4. Take a wildlife trip to the uninhabited island of Mingulay.
    1. 1st January 202231st December 2022
  5. 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

        Vatersay, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5YL

        Telephone

        07970 554147

        Isle of Barra

        Awards

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

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

        Add Mingulay Boat Trips to your Itinerary

      2. Address

        Mishisgarry, Sollas, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BT

        Telephone

        01876 560338

        Isle Of North Uist

        Awards

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

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

        Facilities

        Facilities

        • Disabled Access

        Add Sollas Bookbinding to your Itinerary

      3. 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
        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

        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

      4. Butt of Lewis lighthouse

        Address

        Butt of Lewis, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XF

        Isle of Lewis

        A circular walk of 5.5.km (3.5 miles) that starts and finishes at the Eoropie Playpark - 2 hours

        Add Around the Butt of Lewis to your Itinerary

      5. Group of tour guides in the Outer Hebrides
        Group of Outer Hebrides Guides with a Berserker a large replica of one of the Lewis Chessmen
        Group at St Moluag Church , Ness Isle off Lewis
        Group of Hebridean Tour Guides on Assessment Day
        Group of tour guides in the Outer Hebrides
        Group of Outer Hebrides Guides with a Berserker a large replica of one of the Lewis Chessmen
        Group at St Moluag Church , Ness Isle off Lewis
        Group of Hebridean Tour Guides on Assessment Day

        Address

        c/o Failte Centre, Bayhead, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DU

        Telephone

        01851 880303

        Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Engage professional Tour Guides to enhance your visit to a Gaelic landscape and culture. Western Isles Tour Guide Association has a 21-year record of successful tours, in 9 languages, with U.K. & international visitors to the Outer Hebrides.

        Add Western Isles Tour Guides Association to your Itinerary

      6. Coll pottery goods
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        Coll pottery makers studio
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        Coll pottery makers
        Coll pottery makers

        Address

        Coll, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0JP

        Telephone

        01851 820475

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        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 workshops available in glass and ceramics. We have ample car parking space for cars and coaches and disabled access.

        Add Coll Pottery Craft Centre to your Itinerary

      7. Address

        Iochdar Hall, Iochdar, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5RQ

        Isle Of South Uist

        This is an easy 4 mile walk around Iochdar.

        Sgoil an Iochdair Agus a'Choimhearsnachd Walks

        Add Iochdar Walk to your Itinerary

      8. Address

        Maraig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AG

        Isle Of Harris

        Undoubtedly the finest mountain walk in the Outer Hebrides. It is challenging with short stretches of scrambling and although only 14km will take 6-7 hours. It starts and finishes on the main A859 road near Scaladale.

        Add Clisham Horseshoe to your Itinerary

      9. Beach at Sollas, North Uist
        Coming ashore otter
        Thatched cottage - Eabhal
        Cycling in Harris
        Eriskay and Causeway
        South Uist and Causeway to Eriskay
        Beach
        People on beach - Barra
        Harris Tweed
        Baile na Cillie, Uig, Lewis
        Beach at Sollas, North Uist
        Coming ashore otter
        Thatched cottage - Eabhal
        Cycling in Harris
        Eriskay and Causeway
        South Uist and Causeway to Eriskay
        Beach
        People on beach - Barra
        Harris Tweed
        Baile na Cillie, Uig, Lewis

        Address

        An Struan Ruadh, Sollas, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5DA

        Telephone

        07543 094491

        Isle of North Uist

        Awards

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


        Igot2travel offer wildlife watching, cultural & history, walking, fishing and inter-island day trips with a local Gaelic speaking guide. Specially tailored personal tours across the Outer Hebrides, introduce you to the magic of the islands.

        Add Igot2travel to your Itinerary

      10. Address

        Kilpheder, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5TB

        Isle Of South Uist

        Easy Walk which takes around an hour.

        Add Kilpheder/Daliburgh Machair Walk to your Itinerary

      11. Address

        29 Coll, Back, Isle of lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0LP

        Telephone

        07790454565

        Isle of lewis

        Awards

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

        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 !

        Facilities

        Children

        • Baby Changing Facilities Available
        • Children Welcome - Supervised only

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

        Facilities

        Special Requirements

        • Disabled Citizens - With prior arrangement

        Transport

        • Disabled Parking - Our parking is at the house, is disabled friendly

        Facilities

        Transport

        • On Public Transport Route

        Add Alpacan to your Itinerary

      12. Address

        Bernera, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

        Isle Of Lewis

        A circular walk of 11km (7 miles) around part of Great Bernera including a visit to the Bronze age dwelling at Bosta beach - 3 - 4 hours.

        Add Great Bernera Walk to your Itinerary

      13. 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

      14. Address

        Ofis Storas, Daliburgh, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5SS

        Telephone

        01878 708002

        Isle Of South Uist

        Awards

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

        Come and join us in the stunning Uists for some of the finest wild game trout and salmon fishing in Europe.

        Add South Uist Fishing to your Itinerary

      15. Address

        22a Crossbost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9NP

        Telephone

        07833 335186

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        The Weaving Shed; an independent studio shop and Harris Tweed weaving shed. Stocking Harris Tweed fabric, clothing, bags and accessories, plus original artwork and jewellery crafted from seashore finds.

        Add Crossbost Harris Tweed and Western Isles Designs to your Itinerary

      16. Address

        Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides

        Telephone

        01859 502222

        Isle of Harris

        The Ranger Service works with the local community and visitors to increase awareness and understanding of the natural and cultural heritage of North Harris. It does this through a regular guided walks during the summer as well as bespoke outdoor activities.

        Add North Harris Ranger Service to your Itinerary

      17. Seaforth Head
        Museum interior
        Seaforth Head
        Museum interior

        Address

        Community Hub, Balallan, Kinloch, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

        Telephone

        01851 830778

        Kinloch, Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Kinloch Historical Society is located on the main road between Stornoway and Tarbert, A859. It includes a museum and archive covering various aspects of community life, and information about the area’s links to Clan Mackenzie.

        Facilities

        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

        Facilities

        Facilities

        • Disabled Access

        Transport

        • Disabled Parking

        Add Kinloch Historical Society to your Itinerary

      18. Address

        Grimsay, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5JA

        Telephone

        01870 602597

        Isle Of North Uist

        Awards

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

        Uist Wool runs a spinning Mill & Wool Centre that specialises in creating artisan yarns for knitting and weaving using fleece sourced from crofts and farms in the Outer Hebrides and Scottish Highlands.

        Add Uist Wool to your Itinerary

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