Outdoor activities in the Hebrides


In the Hebrides you will find a huge variety of birds, often rare species are visiting. Look at this: Bird life in the Hebrides



The animal life in the Hebirdes is quite unique, you can see otters, seals, whales and sharks - if you are lucku.  Animal life




If you arrive in the months of May and June you will experience the flowering machair.   Flora


People with an interest in insects might "be bitten" here: Insects




St. Kilda Cruises: Day trips to St. Kilda leave from Leverburgh. St. Kilda has Unesco Dual World Heritage status for natural and cultural importance.

A unique archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean

More photos from St. Kilda


Beaches: Harris is well known for its beautiful, sandy beaches, one of which is in walking distance.

Fishing: Obbe Fishings and Rodel Fishery are both nearby.

Harris Outdoor Adventure Centre: offers trips and tuition in Sea/surf kayaking, Sailing (open 25ft boat), Land yachting (beach sailing), Coasteering.

Walking: Walks on the Machair, gentle strolls on the beach or more challenging hillwalking.

Boat trips: Scenic Cruises, Flodabay or Strond Wildlife Charters.



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