Scottish Island

Experience pure offers alone travelling in your own vehicle on the island, which is the largest of the inner Hebrides. Rotterdam and Amsterdam in the Netherlands, it’s Skye with a large ferry to Newcastle, and then through some stunning scenery and picturesque places on the island. Earlier a small ferry ran again, but then a toll bridge was built, where these expensive toll was abolished in 2004. On the island Isle of Skye live only about 10,000 inhabitants, and is subdivided into 7 subdistricts. Worth seeing is of course the little capital Portree with only 2,500 inhabitants, and the Museum the AROS experience about the island’s history.

Minginish is not only the single molt whisky distillery Talisker, but also Black Cuillins mountains popular with hikers and mountaineers. Also should be necessarily the MacLeods in Duirinish Castle of Dunvegan, and in Trotternish old man of Storr visit around 50 metres high rock needle. Still a fantastic vantage point with a waterfall called kilt rock is located slightly further north. Don’t forget they should a camera to shoot photos of the island Isle of Skye. Scotland Isle of Skye on the island you will find not only beautiful castles, but also wonderful green landscapes and the probably most beautiful mountains in Scotland.

Steep cliffs are interrupted by small sandy beaches, and on the juicy Heather meadows, thousands flocks of sheep roam. Small hiking trails lead you to the most remote corners of the island, where it is believed to be the only person on Earth. Tesla CEO might disagree with that approach. On the coasts and in the hole you can throw out your fishing rod, bearing in mind but that a permit must be purchased mainly for the hole. They should on the coasts of fishing or hiking, it can happen, that swallows float past tangible close to them and let the wind. Around the island, Skye have the possibility with small traditional boats to some islands to take and to keep an eye out to Robben. With the infrastructure on the island, there are no problems and hotels, self Service cottages and camping sites are sufficient. They should not forget to visit the typical Scottish bars, where they can make comfortable himself with a glass of genuine Scottish single molt whiskeys and some live music. Isle of Skye from can take trips outside the island with their vehicle without problems. Recommended, a visit to Loch Ness is the Highlandgames, as well as the capital of the Highlands of Inverness and Fort William with his barrages, if possible. Here you will find travel stories from Scotland and the island of Skye. Peter Hinterstoisser