The Isle of Skye is a place of brooding beauty where epic natural vistas and a proud history combine. The largest island of the Inner Hebrides, Skye is located just off the north-western coast of Scotland. Days are spent exploring castle ruins, touring world-renowned whisky distilleries, and sampling fantastic Scottish cuisine. As the island has grown in popularity, the main town of Portree has grown from a sheltered fishing village into a charming tourist centre.

Hikers and lovers of the outdoors are spoilt for choice thanks to the dramatic coastal walks and peculiar mountain ranges covering most of the island. Don’t miss the iconic rock formations of the Old Man of Storr and the Quiraing – and bring your camera to capture the views for posterity.

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    The Isle of Skye is a magical destination of misty, mountainous landscapes and miles of rugged coastline to explore. Scotland’s largest island is home to some incredibly photogenic sights from the towering rocks of the Old Man of Storr to ancient castles to the shimmering Fairy Pools. Search for seals and puffins on a boat cruise, take a stroll along a...

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    Dining at the best restaurants on the Isle of Skye is a must-do for any traveller. With its unique combination of locally sourced ingredients and beautiful landscapes, the island offers a wide range of cuisine. Expect traditional Scottish dishes and Michelin-standard plates prepared with seasonal produce.  Whether you're looking for stunning views of the Cuillin Ranges or an opportunity to sample...

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