Tourist Attractions, Castles and Places to Visit on the Isle of Skye
Armadale Castle Gardens and
Museum of the Isles is set in the heart of a 20,000 acre
Highland estate. The Trust has restored the gardens and part of the
Castle, created the Museum of the Isles, founded the Study Centre,
built holiday accommodation and established a visitor centre that
appeals to all age groups. Armadale has in the stables a licensed
restaurant and shop with mail order facilities.
Bella Jane - Boat Trips
from Isle of Skye on the award winning Bella Jane. Let us transport
you to one of Scotland's most isolated and breathtaking lochs, Loch
Coruisk, set in the heart of the stunningly beautiful Cuillin
mountains. Bella Jane sails 7 days a week throughout the season,
weather permitting. our trips are very popular especially during
peak season. Many passengers choose to book in advance, to be sure
of availability, using our on-line booking form.
Dunvegan Castle Set in the stunning scenery of the world famous Isle of Skye, Dunvegan Castle is the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland and has been the stronghold of the Chiefs of MacLeod for nearly 800 years. Originally designed to keep people out, it was first opened to visitors in 1933. Romantic and historic, Dunvegan has consistently ranked as one of Scotland's premier visitor attractions. Over time, we have given a warm Highland welcome to visitors including Sir Walter Scott, Dr Johnson, Queen Elizabeth II and the Japanese Emperor Akihito and we now look forward to welcoming you For more information, please visit our website
Eilean Donan Castle is one of the most iconic images of Scotland. Situated on an island at the point where three great sea lochs meet, and surrounded by majestic scenery. you can explore nearly every part of the castle, and enjoy a journey through the history of the area. The Castle now has its own visitor centre, Coffee Shop and Gift Shop. There is ample car parking available. Some people say Eilean Donan is the most beautiful castle in Scotland. Come and decide for yourself!
Seaprobe Atlantis - Glass Bottom Boat offers an experience no other boat can match. Enjoy all the wildlife and scenery above the waves in this most beautiful part of the Highlands of Scotland - the Isle of Skye and Lochalsh. The boat has a huge underwater viewing gallery, with full head-height and comfortable seating - and offers truly astonishing panoramic underwater vision. Explore through kelp forests equal in beauty and sheer diversity to any coral reef.
The Skye Museum of Island Life whose aim was to preserve a township of thatched cottages, each one depicting, as closely as possible, the conditions prevailing on the island at the close of the nineteenth century. There are very few old-fashioned thatched cottages to be seen today in the Highlands. A hundred years or so ago thatched houses were very much a part of the Highland scene and within their walls, by the light of the peat fire - the crofters of the Islands kept alive the songs and stories which have made the Hebrides famous throughout the world.
Talisker Distillery on the Isle of Skye, set on the shores of Loch Harport with dramatic views of the Cuillins. Talisker Distillery was founded in 1830 by the brothers Hugh and Kenneth MacAskill of Eigg, sons of the doctor for the Small Isles. they chose a matchless setting of rare and unspoiled beauty on the shores of Loch Harport, within sight of the Cuillins.