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Cape Wrath Lighthouse

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Great day out to one of the remotest parts of Scotland.

While on tour in our motorhome we decided to visit Cape Wrath Lighthouse. We took the ferry across... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jack P
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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A great trip!

Quite an adventure. You board a small motorboat near Durness for the short trip across the Kyle... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Hec2r01
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Cullen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While on tour in our motorhome we decided to visit Cape Wrath Lighthouse. We took the ferry across the kyle, then a bus ride through some of the most scenic parts of Scotland. When we arrived we were given time to explore the area. Stunning...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jack P
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Quite an adventure. You board a small motorboat near Durness for the short trip across the Kyle from which you transfer to a minibus for the 11 mile trip up to the Cape. The bus was driven by an enthusiastic and hilarious driver who doubled...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Standing 16 miles from the ferry, the nearest " civilisation" , the Light House and its cafe are a testament to the resilience of its proprietor. Great for a day trip , if your back can stand the trip in the mini bus over rutted...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I think we were on the last trip of the year to the lighthouse at the end of September. The ferry trip over to get the mini bus and then the hour plus journey to the lighthouse complete with running commentary was something to experience....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 57dotty
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I visited Cape Wrath in mid-september 2017. The day before, I called the Ferryman to inquire about the ferry times (no bookings taken). The times changed the next day because of the tide. It is nonetheless worth calling to know how the weather will be....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Cant be done without small boat ferry and minibus arrive early choose good weather limited facilities at lighthouse but fascinating and a one off as the tide drops the sandy rivr bed is an amazing site

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Amazing to visit the most North Westerly point on the UK mainland which can only be seen via ferry boat, minibus and a wee walk. It's a must, weather permitting for the ferry ride. 10 minutes by boat, 1 hour in the minibus with drivers...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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