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Outer Hebrides

The Outer Hebrides - or Long Island as they are also known - consist of a narrow 130-mile long chain of islands, lying 40 miles off the northwest coast of the Scottish mainland.

  • Local Sights & Activities for Outer Hebrides

    Popular Visitor Attractions

    The Skye Museum of Island Life

    Small museum comprised of a set of historic farm cottages and crofts on a wonderful location ovelooking the sea at Kilmuir. 

    Walks

    Balranald Nature Reserve, North Uist

     Balranald has won awards as one of the best places for seeing wildlife in the UK. It is also located beside a beautiful Hebridean beach.

    Faerie Glen

    The Fairy Glen or Glen Conon is a bizarre landscape of conical hills that make a for a great walk and if the weather is right, for a grand spot for a picnic.