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Clickimin Broch (HS)

Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK

A good example of a broch tower with associated secondary buildings of Iron-Age date.

Unst Heritage Centre

Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED

The centre tells the story of Unst with exhibitions on crofting, fishing and geology. There are good displays of spinning…

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Bay of Quendale

Scotland, UK

Bressay Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Conspicuous on the approach to Lerwick from the south, this lighthouse was completed in 1858 and can be reached by road from...

Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH)

Baltasound, Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK

This splendid reserve overlooking Muckle Flugga, Britain's most northerly point, is a haven for over 100,000 seabirds…

Seabirds-and-Seals

Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

You're guaranteed amazingly close encounters with wildlife on the 3 hour adventure cruises. Sea Angling Trips and Private…

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Fort Charlotte (HS)

Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0JN

An artillery fort, it was built in 1665 to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch, but taken by them and burned…

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Fair Isle South Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Built in 1892 this was the most dangerous lighthouse to be stationed at during the Second World War. It was bombed by German...

Easting Beach

Unst, Scotland, UK

Shetland Distillery Company

Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9EF

Producing small batch gins and whisky - distilled and bottled in the UK's most northerly island of Unst in Shetland.

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Fair Isle North Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

First lit in 1892 this lighthouse was machine gunned and bombed by German aircraft on two occasions in 1941, the outhouses...

Tresta

Scotland, UK

Sumburgh Head Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Built in 1821 at the top of this 91m (300ft) high headland, this was Shetlands first lighthouse. It was also the site of one...

Hamma Voe

Scotland, UK

Shetland Museum and Archives

Lerwick, ZE1 0WP

Shetland Museum and Archives is a 5 Star Visitor Attraction based in Lerwick. Open all year round for a great family day out.

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1 Clickimin Broch (HS) Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK
2 Unst Heritage Centre Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED 3 stars
3 Bay of Quendale Scotland, UK
4 Bressay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
5 Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH) Baltasound, Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK
6 Seabirds-and-Seals Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL
7 Fort Charlotte (HS) Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0JN
8 Fair Isle South Lighthouse Scotland, UK
9 Easting Beach Unst, Scotland, UK
10 Shetland Distillery Company Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9EF
11 Fair Isle North Lighthouse Scotland, UK
12 Tresta Scotland, UK
13 Sumburgh Head Lighthouse Scotland, UK
14 Hamma Voe Scotland, UK
15 Shetland Museum and Archives Lerwick, ZE1 0WP

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