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Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve (SNH)
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve (SNH)

Kinlochewe, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK

Britain's first National Nature Reserve is well-known for its ancient pinewoods and spectacular mountain scenery. Visitor…

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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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  • 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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  • Sandside Bay  © Copyright David Hayes
    Sandside Bay

    Reay, Scotland, UK

    Wide sheltered beach with an attractive old harbour.

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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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    Thurso Beach © Copyright David Hayes
    Thurso Beach

    Thurso, Scotland, UK

    This popular sandy beach and esplanade is close to the centre of town.

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  • Tarbat NessLighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Tarbat Ness Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    This 41m (134ft) high red banded lighthouse, completed in 1830, is the tallest on the Scottish mainland. Its pre-automation...

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  • Cape Wrath Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Cape Wrath Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    The lighthouse at Scotland’s north westerly tip was built in 1828. It can be reached today by a short ferry crossing...

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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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  • Applecross  Bay
    Applecross Bay

    Scotland, UK

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  • Stoer Head Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Stoer Head Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    The keepers of this lighthouse, built in 1870, some 12 miles by single track road from Lochinver were relatively self...

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  • Ceannabeine Beach  ©  David Hayes
    Ceannabeine Beach

    Durness, Scotland, UK

    This dramatic gently sloping beach with its cliffs of pink rock is only a short walk from the car park on the A838.

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  • Skinnet Beach  © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Skinnet Beach

    Tongue, Scotland, UK

    This great stretch of sand in the middle of Tongue Bay has superb views of Ben Loyal.

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  • Gruinard Beach  © Copyright Dorothy Carse
    Gruinard Beach

    Gruinard, Scotland, UK

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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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  • 1 Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve (SNH) Kinlochewe, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK
    2 Dun Dornaigil (HS) Altnaharra, Wester Ross, IV27
    3 Melvich Beach Thurso, Scotland, UK
    4 Sandside Bay Reay, Scotland, UK
    5 Gairloch Heritage Museum Achtercairn, Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2BP 3 stars
    6 Thurso Beach Thurso, Scotland, UK
    7 Tarbat Ness Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    8 Cape Wrath Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    9 Dunrobin Castle (Garden) Golspie, Sutherland, KW10 6SF
    10 Applecross Bay Scotland, UK
    11 Stoer Head Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    12 Ceannabeine Beach Durness, Scotland, UK
    13 Skinnet Beach Tongue, Scotland, UK
    14 Gruinard Beach Gruinard, Scotland, UK
    15 Sango Sands Durness, Scotland, UK

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