To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Sunday, 26th February 2017

Not to be missed!

Want to know some of our favourites, and see some of the things we think you shouldn't miss?

Top 5 Beaches

  • Camusdarach
    Famous as Ben's Beach in the movie 'Local Hero', and Ewan McGregor's favourite spot in the whole world!
  • Sanna Bay
    Between Sanna Point to the north and Ardnamurchan point to the south, Sanna Bay is dominated by beautiful white shell sand and a turquoise sea
  • Silver Sands
    Sublime views, wonderful sunsets and 'Traigh' the most beautifully sited 9 hole golf course in the world
  • Cul Doirlinn
    Tidal bay surrounded by rugged hills, native woodlands, and home to the 13th century Castle Tioram (cheer-um)
  • Cuil Bay
    Recently declared the best beach in Scotland : enough said!

Top 5 hidden gems around Lochaber

  • Cille Choirill, Roy Bridge
    A very sacred site with 15th century church and burial ground. In more recent times, it doubled as 'Glenbogle Church' in the BBC series 'Monarch of the Glen'
  • Session House by Kiel Church, Lochaline
    18th century former school, now a museum housing a highly important collection of medieval gravestones (probably of the 14th/15th century Iona School)
  • Parallel Roads, Glen Roy
    Were the horizontal lines formed by nature, man or Fingal the Celtic Giant?
  • Loch Nevis
    Take a 7 mile walk from Bracorina, near Morar, to Loch Nevis for peace, quiet and tremendous vistas. Book into Loch Nevis Bunkhouse, remotest in the West and fon't forget to book Bruce Watt Cruises for the return trip!
  • Fairy Glen, Gairlochy
    Will you discover the magical woodland area, tucked away off the Caledonian Canal?

Top 5 walks

Top 5 Waterfalls

  • Meeting of the Three Waters
    Roadside viewing of spectacular falls in Glencoe
  • Steall Falls, Fort William
    A beautiful waterfall in a hidden meadow
  • Lower Falls, Glen Nevis
    Look over the bridge to see the River Nevis pounding over ancient rocks
  • Cia-aig Falls, Achnacarry
    Picturesque waterfall that featured in the film 'Rob Roy'
  • Laggan Dam, Loch Laggan
    If it's really wet, don't miss the water cascading through the high dam
  • Your Itinerary
  • Must See
  • Ben Nwvis