Visit Scotland: The Isle Of Skye

CC: Chris Golightly (Flickr)
CC: Chris Golightly / Flickr
Known as ‘The Misty Isle’, Skye is the largest and most northernly Island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland and home to the most dramatic mountain scenery in the UK.
Connected to the mainland by roadbridge, the island has numerous attractions for visitors, including museums and visitor centres, the historic Dunvegan castle, and the world famous Talisker whisky distillery.
Dunvegan Castle / Sue Langford
Dunvegan Castle / Sue Langford
Adventurous visitors can attempt to climb the Island’s many munros, including the infamous ‘Black Cuillins’ – widely recognised as the most challenging mountain range in the UK.

Where is it?

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Inner Hebrides, via Kyle Of Lochalsh, North West Scotland. (directions)

Where to stay…

Isle of Skye Hotels (Hotels.com)

More information

Skye, The Islands & Lochalsh (official website)

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