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Butt of Lewis Lighthouse

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3-Day Hebrides Tour from Inverness: Isles of Lewis and Harris
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If your in this neck of the woods its a must see, fantastic views . Breath taking scenery. Young children would need to be careful as there a lots of cliffs sand some uneven footings

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Oh what is there not to like about visiting lighthouses? This one didn't disappoint....set as it is high on the cliffs, with stunning views of the sea and coast. We walked about on the cliff all around the lighthouse, and enjoyed the wind blowing the...More

Thank Stitchmaker
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was so excited when we reached the Butt of Lewis. Besides the initial giggle at the name (because I'm a grown-up), the lighthouse is an amazing part of the area but the surrounding geology is even better!

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views from here along the cliffs, very rugged! Nice to walk around on a lovely day. It was rather windy the day we visited but didn't take away from the beauty of the area.

Thank JEAN T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a day wandering aroun the top of Lewis. The harbour in Ness is pretty, but there is nothing on there. I went to a local cafe there but the options were extremely limited, not a good stop for coffee and cake. The lighthouse is...More

Thank jam551
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice place to visit and have a long walk along the cliff face leading into the sea if you have the time and interest. There also happens to be the red bricked 1860's Butt of Lewis Lighthouse to take a look at....More

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were stunned by the beauty of the coast by the lighthouse. The cliffs show the folds in the rock and leave you in awe. Well worth the drive to the tip of Lewis.

Thank Maurice G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing area and not what I was expecting at all. There are large grassy areas over which walking is very pleasant, with stunning views and lots of bird life.

Thank Rands9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A gloriously sunny day but breezy. Brilliant views of the rock formation, the sea and bird life. Remember to take your binoculars though. There are some very steep drops at certain points at the back of the lighthouse and across all areas the public can...More

Thank Minella58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very windy. Good for bird spotting. Plenty of parking space. Good views out over the sea walking at the back of the lighthouse. Coukd be a bit risky if you have young children, you need to keep sn eye as easy to fall over the...More

Thank Teresa B
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