From March to September Breeding Puffins live here and once a month on average the famous and mysterious Northern lights are seen too !Nowadays the great escape to the Northern Highlands and beautiful Far North Coast is made from Inverness in just over 2 hours and offers a breathtaking unforgettable journey through the length of Scotland.You may well recognise these 2 lovely images below…perhaps on a postcard or even the TV. one of the most photographed locations in the world and for a week or two it could be part of your back garden Your Accommodation Local Area Information Bookings Enquiries Travel Directions Northern Highlands The Orkney Islands Guest Book Great days out The areas of Caithness and Sutherland form Scotland’s northern wilderness offering superb panoramic mountain views and stunning scenery.Their scenery varies from wild cliffs and tiny islands to lonely moorland and remote golden sandy beaches.To the south there are a number of recommended day trips including Dunrobin Castle, the most northerly of Scotland’s Great Houses and is certainly one of the most majestic.It is the largest house in the Northern Highlands with 189 rooms, and is one of Britain’s oldest continuously inhabited houses, dating in part from the early 1300s.The Strath of Kildonan (Smaller images) of Berriedale, Helmsdale and Dunrobin Castle Championship golf courses such as Raey and places where you can fish for salmon and trout, an abundance of wildlife, excellent leisure pursuits, Salmon leaping at the Falls of Shin Visitor Centre , Falconry Displays.Why not hit the Highland trail and join Scotland’s great gold rush.
Return Adult fare from just £24 ( Return car fare from £80 and perhaps a little expensive for just a day trip) however you can easily pick up a hire car at Stromness (Orkney) from either Orkney Car Hire or Orkney Car rental from just £32 per day.
Full Electric heating, plus under floor heating, supplementary Coal / Wood Stove.
Fully fitted kitchen, Northern facing Conservatory for those breathtaking Sea and Night Sky views and the Wildlife Watching.
With a local guide leaflet you can follow trails or head for one of the many ancient monuments.
Dunnet head, it’s famous lighthouse and views (left) and a few of its many local residents Your Accommodation Local Area Information Bookings Enquiries Travel Directions Northern Highlands The Orkney Islands Guest Book Great days out While staying at Dunnet head, why not also sample the delights of the beautiful Orkney islands.