About Skye

Things to see and do...

The Isle of Skye is one of the most spectacular tourist destinations in the world. Please read the text below to find out about the best places to visit on the Island.

Experience Portree

Portree is the capital of the Isle of Skye and features numerous bars and restaurants and shops. Their are also several walks nearby including the Scorrybreac walk which offers outstanding views of Portree Bay and the Cuillin Mountain range.

Portree Bay on the Isle of Skye

Experience The Quiraing

The Quiraing is a stunning landscape to the north of the Isle of Skye near the township of Staffin. The location has been used for several hollywood films including Transformers, Macbeth and King Arthur. The Quiraing is one of the most popular places to visit on the Isle of Skye.

The Quiraing on the Isle of Skye

Experience The Fairy Pools

The Fairy Pools is the number one place to visit on the Isle of Skye according to Trip Advisor. Nestled in behind the famous Cuillin Mountains these pools look spectacular in the summer.

The Fairy Pools on the Isle of Skye

Experience The Old Man of Storr

One of the most iconic landmarks on the Isle of Skye is the Old Man of Storr. The unique rock formation is visible as you approach Portree. Vehicles can be parked at the bottom of the hill and the rock formation is a short 30 minute walk up the hill.

The Old Man of Storr on Skye

Experience Neist Point Lighthouse

Neist Point lighthouse offers spectacular sunset and sunrise photo opportunities looking outwards to the Western Isles. The lighthouse can be reached by foot and is also a popular place for fishing.

Neist Point Lighthouse on Skye

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