Attractions in Caithness, Sutherland & Ross-shire
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.
The keepers of this lighthouse, built in 1870, some 12 miles by single track road from Lochinver were relatively self...
Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4HH
Stunning mountain landscapes, clean sandy beaches, ancient settlements and thriving communities - North West Highlands…
Lybster, Caithness, KW3 6AP
Two fully excavated and restored chambered burial cairns of Neolitic date. There is access to chambers.
Tongue, Scotland, UK
This great stretch of sand in the middle of Tongue Bay has superb views of Ben Loyal.
Kinlochbervie, Scotland, UK
The wildest and most spectacular of all of Britain’s beaches, Sandwood is a very special place.
Attadale Estate, Strathcarron, Wester Ross, IV54 8YX
Spectacular gardens with views of the sea and Skye. Old paths wind through 20 acres of rhododendrons and rare trees below…
This spectacular beach stretches in a great crescent from the old harbour of Castlehill to Dunnet.
Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH
The most northerly castle on the Scottish mainland, it was built between 1566 and 1572.
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.
Ord Place, Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4AZ
An interactive experience for all the family. The centre provides visitor information, a coffee shop and local crafts.
|1||Balnakeil Bay||Durness, Scotland, UK|
|2||Stoer Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||North West Highlands Geopark||Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4HH|
|4||Grey Cairns of Camster (HS)||Lybster, Caithness, KW3 6AP|
|5||Skinnet Beach||Tongue, Scotland, UK|
|6||Redpoint West Beach||Redpoint, Scotland, UK|
|7||Sandwood Bay||Kinlochbervie, Scotland, UK|
|8||Attadale Gardens||Attadale Estate, Strathcarron, Wester Ross, IV54 8YX|
|9||Dunnet Bay||Scotland, UK|
|10||Castle and Gardens of Mey||Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH|
|11||Dun Dornaigil (HS)||Altnaharra, Wester Ross, IV27|
|12||Golspie Beach||Golspie, Scotland, UK|
|13||Ferrycroft Visitor Centre||Ord Place, Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4AZ|
|14||Achmelvich Bay||Achmelvich, Scotland, UK|
|15||Carn Liath (HS)||by Golspie, Sutherland, KW9|
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