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Visiting Skye? Don't miss a trip to Neist Point Lighthouse

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Mar 2020  •  Bespoke & Multi-Day  •  Historic  •  Scenic  •  Tour Interests
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Neist Point Lighthouse is one of the most famous lighthouses in Scotland and can be found on the most westerly tip of the Isle of Skye, offering excellent views over the Outer Hebrides.

Neist Point is one of the most famous lighthouses in Scotland and can be found on the most westerly tip of the Isle of Skye, offering excellent views over the Outer Hebrides.  

An iconic destination, with stunning cliff scenery, and the chance to see whales, dolphins, and basking sharks. Neist Point Lighthouse was designed by David Alan Steventson and built in 1909. The complex design consists of white painted, flat-roofed keepers' houses, and a 19 meter high tower, first lit on the 1st of November 1909 which is still fully operational.

Visitors can enjoy a nice walk from the carpark, where they can take in the stunning views of the surrounding cliffs.  The walk follows a path right up to the lighthouse, where even more spectacular views can be enjoyed.  It's a great place for 'Instagrammers', with many photo opportunities to be had.  For more information about Neist Point visit Isle of Skye's website here.

Neist Point is offered as one of Highland Tours Perthshire's bespoke Guided Tours, which can be done as a one, two or three-day trip from the central belt.  Other attractions and destinations can be visited along the way, such as Kyle of Lochalsh, Glencoe, Fort William and a tour of the Isle of Skye, depending on time. 

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Photo credit and copyright:  Cinty Photography - thank you!