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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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…

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 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

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 !

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.

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.

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.

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Group of tour guides in the Outer Hebrides

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. &…

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…

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.…

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…

Beach at Sollas, North Uist

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,…

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…

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…

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…

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. 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. 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
      5. Tiumpan Head is located at the far eastern end of the Eye peninsula on Lewis
      6. Northton temple harris
        This area, from the township of Taobh Tuath to the headland of Rubh' an Teampaill, has numerous sites of archaeological significance.
      7. 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.
      8. Beach laning in Barra
        The only place in the world where scheduled flights land on the beach!
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      1. Address

        Locheport, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5HD

        Isle Of North Uist

        The Scantuary sculpture forms part of the Uist Sculpture Trail.

        Add Sanctuary Sculpture to your Itinerary

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        Northton, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3JA

        Isle Of Harris

        This area, from the township of Taobh Tuath to the headland of Rubh' an Teampaill, has numerous sites of archaeological significance.

        Add Northon Temple (Rubh' an Teampaill) to your Itinerary

      3. Eagle Walk

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        Glean Meavaig, Meavaig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AW

        Telephone

        01859 502222

        Isle Of Harris

        A short walk up 2km of gravelled track to the North Harris Eagle Observatory, which is consider to be the best location for viewing these magnificent birds - allow 30 minutes each way for the walk.

        Add North Harris Eagle Observatory Walk to your Itinerary

      4. Bunavoneader Whaling Station

        Address

        Bunavoneader, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AL

        Isle Of Harris

        Situated at the foot of the southern slopes of the North Harris mountains, the remains of a 20th century industrial site nestle between the road and the shore of Loch Bun Abhainn Eadarra.

        Add Bunavoneader Whaling Station to your Itinerary

      5. Loch Druidibeag Nature Reserve by Colin Smith

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        Stilligarry, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5RS

        Isle Of South Uist

        There is a self-guided walk which will take approximately 3 hours.

        Add Loch Druidibeg to your Itinerary

      6. Address

        Callanish, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DY

        Telephone

        01851 621422

        Isle Of Lewis

        Awards

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

        The Calanais Visitors Centre on the Isle of Lewis is home to the world famous, Calanais Standing Stones.  The Centre houses a cafe, gift shop and  our "Story of the Stones" exhibition

         

         

        Add Calanais Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

      7. Address

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

        Isle Of South Uist

        A well-preserved aisled wheelhouse was excavated in 1952 in the machair at Kilpheder (Cille Pheadair).

        Add Kilpheder (Cille Pheadair) Wheelhouse to your Itinerary

      8. Address

        Tigharry, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5DE

        Isle Of North Uist

        At this site, situated on the southern slope of the hill, lie the remains of a Neolithic chambered cairn, much of which has been re-modelled as a wheelhouse in the Iron Age.

        Add Cleitreabhal Chambered Cairn/Wheelhouse to your Itinerary

      9. Address

        Rarinis, Isle of Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, HS7 5QJ

        Isle of Benbecula

        This is an good short walk, roughly about 2 miles there and back. It is where Bonnie Prince Charlie, returning from a failed escape bid from Stornoway, hid in a little hut.

        Add Rarnish Walk to your Itinerary

      10. Address

        Baleshare, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5HG

        Isle Of North Uist

        Reflections is part of the Uist Sculpture Trail.

        Add Reflections Sculpture to your Itinerary

      11. Address

        Borve, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3HT

        Isle Of Harris

        Remains of an Iron Age broch at NG032 940 near the village of Borve.

        Add Iron Age Broch (Dun Bhurigh) to your Itinerary

      12. Tangasdal -Looking South to Dun Ban
        Tangasdal - Pebbly beach 63896 00421
        Tangasdal -Bridge at stream
        Tangasdal -Bronze Age burial cairn
        Tangasdal -MacNeil_s settlement
        Tangasdal -Looking South to Dun Ban
        Tangasdal - Pebbly beach 63896 00421
        Tangasdal -Bridge at stream
        Tangasdal -Bronze Age burial cairn
        Tangasdal -MacNeil_s settlement

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        Tangasdal, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5XW

        Isle of Barra

        This is an established trail with way-marker posts. It has a combination of cultural and natural heritage which gives a great insight to the island’s past and present. It has also some truly spectacular scenery.

        Add Tangasdal to your Itinerary

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        Sollas, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BS

        Isle Of North Uist

        The Udal is thought to have been occupied from the Neolithic Age right up to the early 20th Century and is one of the most important archaeological sites in the UK.

        Add Udal Peninsula to your Itinerary

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        Eoligarry, Isle Of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5YD

        Isle Of Barra

        The chapel at Cille Bharra was perhaps founded as early as the 7th century AD, being named after St Barr (or Finnbar) who was ordained c AD 600.

        Add Cille Bharra to your Itinerary

      15. 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

      16. Address

        Lochmaddy, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5AA

        Telephone

        01870 603970

        Isle Of North Uist

        Awards

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

        Taigh Chearsabhagh Shop offer a selection of quality gifts, books, jewellery, cards, crarts and textile accessories and local products.

        Add Taigh Chearsabhagh Shop and Post Office to your Itinerary

      17. Address

        1 Ardvey, Finsbay, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3JG

        Telephone

        01859 530244

        Isle of Harris

        Awards

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

        Open Tuesday to Friday inclusive every week - appointments can be made outwith those times, just call during working hours. New work always available.

        Add Finsbay Gallery to your Itinerary

      18. Address

        Howmore, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5SH

        Isle Of South Uist

        Tobha Mòr has been an important ecclesiastical centre since early medieval times.

        Add Howmore (Tobha Mhor) Ancient Chapels to your Itinerary

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