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Broch of Mousa (HS)

Sandwick, Shetland, ZE2 9HP

The finest broch in Scotland it has survived for two thousand years virtually intact.

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...

Bay of Quendale

Scotland, UK

Tresta

Scotland, UK

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…

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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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 3 stars

Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (HS)

Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN

This extraordinarily important site spanning 3000 years is a complex of ancient settlements within a very small area.

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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 4 stars

Quendale Watermill

Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD

This beautifully restored mill with its overshot wheel, is in full working order. There are regular guided tours of the…

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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 3 stars

Sand of Sand

Scotland, UK

Eshaness Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Lit in 1929, this was the last manned lighthouse designed by a Stevenson for the Northern Lighthouse Board. It was built of...

Ness of Burgi Fort (HS)

Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK

A defensive stone-built blockhouse, probably of Iron-Age date, with some features resembling a broch.

Easting Beach

Unst, Scotland, UK

Lerwick Brewery

North Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0NA

Welcome to Lerwick Brewing Company – Craft brewing from the edge of the North Atlantic.

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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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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…

1 Broch of Mousa (HS) Sandwick, Shetland, ZE2 9HP
2 Fair Isle South Lighthouse Scotland, UK
3 Bay of Quendale Scotland, UK
4 Tresta Scotland, UK
5 Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH) Baltasound, Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK
6 Unst Heritage Centre Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED 3 stars
7 Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (HS) Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN 4 stars
8 Quendale Watermill Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD 3 stars
9 Sand of Sand Scotland, UK
10 Eshaness Lighthouse Scotland, UK
11 Ness of Burgi Fort (HS) Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK
12 Easting Beach Unst, Scotland, UK
13 Lerwick Brewery North Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0NA
14 Shetland Museum and Archives Lerwick, ZE1 0WP
15 Seabirds-and-Seals Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

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