Days Out

A grand day (or 7) out

Get the most out of your island stay by trying some of these great activities and places. Click here for a clearer image.




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Where?What is it?Web me…
Blackhouse & Whitehouse ArnolA look back at the way we used to live on the island.Click
Whalebone ArchThe giant jawbone of a whale washed up many years ago on the Bay in BragarClick
Norse Mill & KilnHow the Norse settlers lived on these islandsClick
Shawbost PoolA small pool but great for a dipClick
Gearannan Black HousesA fantastic village in the style of old crofting communities and tea roomsClick
Dun Carloway BrochOld fortified remains of clan livingClick
Calanais Standing StonesWorld famous stones, the UKs biggestClick
Butt of Ness LighthouseAs heard on BBC Radio 4 shipping forecast.  Learn about how these installations continue to protect our coasts.Click
An Lanntair Arts CentreA great place for lunch and dinner including art exhibitions and cinemaClick
Woodland CentreGreat for local shopping and dining and walking in the Castle grounds.Click
Clach an TruiseilMarvel at a solo standing stone.Click
Isle of Great BerneraFantastic beaches to explore.Click
Stornoway MuseumLearn about the Uig Chessmen and the history of our islandClick
Stornoway Golf CourseGet 19 holes in at this great courseClick
Paint a Pot & Bear GrillOne for the youngsters and budding artists alikeClick
10 Pin BowlingSTRIKE.  Give it a go for a bit of fun!Click

Some other “don’t miss” items for the agenda…

Don’t miss these other great venues: