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Sango Bay  © David Hayes
Sango Sands

Durness, Scotland, UK

With its cliffs, rocks, and sand dunes this is one of Scotland’s most spectacular and varied beaches.

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  • Rubha Reidh Lighthouse
    Rubha Reidh Lighthouse

    Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA

    This lighthouse, built in 1912, marks the entrance to Loch Ewe. In World War II it was an important assembly area for…

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  • Big Sand Beach © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Big Sand

    Gairloch, Scotland, UK

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  • Gruinard Beach  © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Gruinard Beach

    Gruinard, Scotland, UK

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  • Gairloch Heritage Museum
    Gairloch Heritage Museum

    Achtercairn, Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2BP

    Take a journey through time in the north west Highlands at the Gairloch Heritage Museum, discovering the culture, heritage…

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    Balnakeil Beach © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Balnakeil Bay

    Durness, Scotland, UK

    A superb beach backed by massive sand dunes it forms part of the walk out to Faraid Head and its seabird colonies.

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  • Torrisdale Bay © Copyright David Hayes
    Torrisdale Bay

    Scotland, UK

    An outstanding beach with superb dunes, it is reached by a rewarding walk from Invernaver.

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  • Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve (SNH)
    Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve (SNH)

    Nr Garve, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK

    One of the highest mountains in Easter Ross, home to red deer, pine marten and golden eagle. Dwarf birch, cloudberry and…

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  • Sandside Bay  © Copyright David Hayes
    Sandside Bay

    Reay, Scotland, UK

    Wide sheltered beach with an attractive old harbour.

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  • Golspie Beach  © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Golspie Beach

    Golspie, Scotland, UK

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    Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve (SNH)

    By Ullapool, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK

    Recognised worldwide for its fascinating geology, the reserve, with its lime-rich rocks, is also well-known for its wild…

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  • Melvich Beach
    Melvich Beach

    Thurso, Scotland, UK

    A most attractive beach at the mouth of the River Halladale it is reached by a short track signposted off the A896.

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  • Redpoint South Beach  © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Redpoint West Beach

    Redpoint, Scotland, UK

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  • Dunrobin Castle (Garden)
    Dunrobin Castle (Garden)

    Golspie, Sutherland, KW10 6SF

    This ancient seat of the Dukes and Earls of Sutherland is the largest house in the Scottish Highlands. Re-modelled in the…

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  • Dun Dornaigil © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Dun Dornaigil (HS)

    Altnaharra, Wester Ross, IV27

    Also known as Dun Dornadilla, a well preserved broch with a distinctive entrance, standing to a height of 6.7 metres.

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  • 1 Sango Sands Durness, Scotland, UK
    2 Rubha Reidh Lighthouse Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA
    3 Big Sand Gairloch, Scotland, UK
    4 Gruinard Beach Gruinard, Scotland, UK
    5 Gairloch Heritage Museum Achtercairn, Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2BP 3 stars
    6 Balnakeil Bay Durness, Scotland, UK
    7 Torrisdale Bay Scotland, UK
    8 Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve (SNH) Nr Garve, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK
    9 Sandside Bay Reay, Scotland, UK
    10 Golspie Beach Golspie, Scotland, UK
    11 Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve (SNH) By Ullapool, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK
    12 Melvich Beach Thurso, Scotland, UK
    13 Redpoint West Beach Redpoint, Scotland, UK
    14 Dunrobin Castle (Garden) Golspie, Sutherland, KW10 6SF
    15 Dun Dornaigil (HS) Altnaharra, Wester Ross, IV27

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