Best Things to Do in Scotland's Highlands

According to an expert, the tide may soon wash one of the unique natural structures in Scotland’s Highlands into the sea.

The Old Man of Hoy, off the coast of Orkney, is worthy of a place on any itinerary if you visit Scotland soon. Make sure you see it before we lose it to the sea!

Ten More Things To Do in Scotland’s Highlands

Orkney is host to some unmissable sights. The neolithic Celtic peoples of Orkney built stone monuments over 5,000 years ago.

1. The Heart of Neolithic Orkney

The highlands, the most extensive whiskey-producing region in Scotland and the world, currently houses 39 distilleries.

2. Whiskey Tours

The Jacobite Train runs two daily roundtrip journeys on a single track, from Fort William to Mallaig in the west highlands.

3. Glenfinnan Viaduct for Harry Potter Fans

Loch Ness is the most famous lake in the world. If you prefer hikes, try the ultimate Loch Ness experience: the 350 Trail...six-day, 80-mile footpath around the lake.  

4. Loch Ness

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