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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|What is it?
|Blackhouse & Whitehouse Arnol
|A look back at the way we used to live on the island.
|The giant jawbone of a whale washed up many years ago on the Bay in Bragar
|Norse Mill & Kiln
|How the Norse settlers lived on these islands
|A small pool but great for a dip
|Gearannan Black Houses
|A fantastic village in the style of old crofting communities and tea rooms
|Dun Carloway Broch
|Old fortified remains of clan living
|Calanais Standing Stones
|World famous stones, the UKs biggest
|Butt of Ness Lighthouse
|As heard on BBC Radio 4 shipping forecast. Learn about how these installations continue to protect our coasts.
|An Lanntair Arts Centre
|A great place for lunch and dinner including art exhibitions and cinema
|Great for local shopping and dining and walking in the Castle grounds.
|Clach an Truiseil
|Marvel at a solo standing stone.
|Isle of Great Bernera
|Fantastic beaches to explore.
|Learn about the Uig Chessmen and the history of our island
|Stornoway Golf Course
|Get 19 holes in at this great course
|Paint a Pot & Bear Grill
|One for the youngsters and budding artists alike
|10 Pin Bowling
|STRIKE. Give it a go for a bit of fun!
Some other “don’t miss” items for the agenda…
Don’t miss these other great venues:
- Stornoway Fish Smokers
The best in smoked fish from the freshest of seas
- Charles MacLeod – Stornoway Black Pudding Fame
In our opinion the best black, white and fruit pudding on the island. You have to try it, then take it home with you!
- Brue Highlanders
Prime beef for your table top from the cows that live next door!
Browse the great food and try the best home baking!