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The Best Things to Do in Isle of Skye

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Isle of Skye

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Geologic Formations · Castles · Waterfalls

Popular things to do in Isle of Skye

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Geologic Formation
The Quiraing Portree
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Castle
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens Dunvegan
3.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Waterfall
The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Geologic Formation
The Old Man of Storr
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations. First inhabited as long as 9,000 years ago, the island has a rich history of Irish, Norse, and Scottish domination. Isle of Skye tourist attractions include ancient castles, mysterious cave networks, and panoramic viewpoints. For many, the highlight of a trip to Isle of Skye is a chance to sample some locally distilled whisky and a home-cooked meal at a cozy pub. Use our United Kingdom attractions website to arrange your visit to Isle of Skye and any other destinations in United Kingdom that take your fancy.

Side trips from Isle of Skye

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Castle
Eilean Donan Castle Kyle of Lochalsh
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Castle
Urquhart Castle Drumnadrochit
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition Drumnadrochit
2.7
Duration: 2 hours
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Plockton Seal Trips Plockton
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Nature in Isle of Skye

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Geologic Formation
Neist Point Glendale
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Geologic Formation
Kilt Rock
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
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Water Body
Portree Harbour Portree
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
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Geologic Formation
Trotternish Ridge
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Isle of Skye

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Water Body
Loch Coruisk Elgol
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Beach
Claigan Coral Beach
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Skye Museum of Island Life Kilmuir
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Farm
The Oyster Shed
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes

Wildlife in Isle of Skye

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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Skye Bird of Prey Experience Dunvegan
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
Dolphin / Whale Watching
SkyeXplorer Boat Trips Uig
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Spindrift Boat Cruises Portree
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Tour Skye Portree
4.1
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in Isle of Skye

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Skye Weavers Glendale
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Skyelark Ardvasar
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Skyelight Staffin
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Maggie Zerafa Ceramics Armadale
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Skye Silver Dunvegan
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Distillery
Talisker Distillery Carbost
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Scenic Walking Area
Fairy Glen
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Landmark
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint Applecross
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

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