NC500 Attractions

Attractions

Loch Shin

Loch Shin is a long narrow loch measuring around 18 miles by 1 mile. In the summer months ...
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Sandwood Bay

Sandwood Bay has 1.5 miles of pink sand, a loch, cliffs, a sea stack and huge sand dunes s...
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Applecross Inn

Applecross is very remote with only two roads leading to it one of which is the famous Bea...
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The Struy Inn

This traditional 19th Century Inn is in the quiet village of Struy. Described by many as a...
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Torridon

The area called Torridon around Loch Torridon and Glen Torridon has 5 Munros and is theref...
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Fairy Glen, Rosemarkie

Park your car in the car park at the Cromarty end of Rosemarkie, put on your walking shoes...
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Falls of Rogie

If you find yourself anywhere near Ullapool and love beautiful country walks, rivers and w...
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Bealach na Bà

Remote, scary, challenging, breath-taking and never to be forgotten. This is the road over...
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Gruinard Bay

This bay has three beaches with beautiful pink sand, rocky coves and spectacular views of ...
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Applecross

The Applecross Peninsula is a haven of tranquillity just as its Gaelic name of ‘a Chomra...
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Meall Gorm, Strathcarron

Meall Gorm is 949m high and is part of the Fannaichs. If you’re an experienced climber t...
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Keiss Castle

If you’re travelling from John O’Groats to Wick along the coast road you will pass thr...
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Morag's Cafe

This is a great little family friendly café with a good menu to suit everyone. Homemade c...
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Captain’s Galley

This interesting restaurant overlooks Scrabster Harbour so you can see the fishing vessels...
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Kylesku Hotel Restaurant

Kylesku Hotel Restaurant comes highly recommended. It has a nice friendly contemporary fee...
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Lairg

Lairg is located at the end of Loch Shin in Sutherland. If you are planning on touring the...
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Cafe Margot

There are two Café Margots on West Argyle Street in Ullapool, one a traditional café and...
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Ferrycroft Visitor Centre

If its forest trails, wildlife, archeology and a good day out with the family you are look...
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The Wee House

If you are anywhere near Loch Shin look out for the unusual sight of a house in the middle...
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Falls of Shin

You can have a fabulous day out with the family at The Falls of Shin. Nature, wildlife, fo...
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Assynt

Assynt is an area in North Western Scotland that offers a variety of scenery with its moor...
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Whaligoe Steps

Whaligoe Steps zigzag down the 250ft cliff face to give you access to Whaligoe Haven. When...
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River Ness Walk

Why not take a stroll alongside the River Ness on a lazy Sunday? This walk takes you throu...
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Glenmorangie Distillery

A trip to Scotland isn’t complete without visiting a whisky distillery, and Inverness ha...
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Fort George

Fort George is the largest historic artillery fortification in the UK, and possibly the la...
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Clava Cairns

After visiting Culloden make sure you take a look at the nearby ‘Clava Cairns’. This i...
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Culloden Visitor Centre

The biggest historical attraction in this area is Culloden Battlefield. This is the site w...
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Dunrobin Castle

This fascinating castle dates back to the 1300s and it’s a must see if you are anywhere ...
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Loch Maree

Loch Maree has beautiful scenery with its scattered islands, oakwoods and mountains on one...
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Duncansby Head

Although John o’Groats is known as the most north eastern tip of the mainland Duncansby ...
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Wildtrax Rentals

WildTrax offers the discerning traveller a unique experience traversing the Highlands of S...
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Take a boat trip on the Nessie Hunter from Nessieland

Nessieland is a good place to learn all things Nessie. There is a children’s play area, ...
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