Make Dornoch your first stop on your 2021 Highland adventure!

Dornoch- your time to explore awaits!

Winter nights are the perfect time to begin dreaming of Dornoch and your 2021 holiday. When you are planning your next Highland Adventure, why not make Dornoch your first stop?

The Highlands are known for a warm welcome 365 days a year, no matter when you travel if you are thinking Scottish Highlands – Dornoch is an absolute must!

Whatever outdoor pursuits you are into you will find something in or around Dornoch to try. Experience more during your visit and try canoeing with Go Wild Highlands or explore Dornoch and beyond on two wheels with Dornoch bike Hire, whilst experiencing a more relaxing way to get out and about.

Climb Ben Bhraggie
Ben Bhraggie is a steep climb of around 5½ miles but well worth the effort as from the top, on a clear day, it is possible to see both the nearby east coast and the distant north coast.

The Falls of Shin are are beautiful water fall on the River Shin near Lairg. They are famed for the Salmon leaping and you are sure to get a sighting of this awe inspiring sight anytime from May to November.

Walks in and around Dornoch
No holiday in Scotland would be complete without a walk to enjoy our scenery and wildlife. You can do it all from Dornoch – woodland walks, hill walking or a stroll along our beautiful beaches each one building lasting memories you’ll treasure.

Beach bagging
You’ve heard of Munro bagging, why not try beach bagging?! With so many spectacular beaches in the Northern Highlands you will be spoilt for choice. See how many you can see during your trip!

The Highlands of Scotland are well known for their rich history and heritage. Discover all about the history of the Dornoch area- and the whole of the Northern Highlands- during your next trip. There are historical sites, castles, museums and tours galore!

If you prefer to stay indoors then there are plenty of fantastic independent shops and cafes to keep you busy. You can even treat yourself to a massage in Aspen Spa at the Carnegie Courthouse. They also do specialist golf massages for anyone with sore muscles after a day on the world famous Royal Dornoch Golf Club.

Even if we remain socially distanced and with restrictions in place, Dornoch is open – to plan your trip why not check out our blog posts for ideas of things to DO in and around Dornoch?