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Best things to do in Isle of Harris

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“Take a tour then visit the shop. Stock up on Isle of Harris gin then enjoy excellent soup and cakes in the cafe. ”
14 locals recommend
“%th most beautiful beach of the world. Beautiful tropical colours. Make sure you aim for low tide times to get full benefit. Beautiful at any time but the colours really come out in the sun”
7 locals recommend
“Fab food if you are celebrating a special occasion and nice cafe too. Advance booking recommended.”
8 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Buy tweed off the roll plus a remarkable variety of tweed and local products”
9 locals recommend
“Late medieval church built by the MacLeods. Several important sculptures here. Look out especially for the tomb of Alastair Crotach, the Stone heart, and the grotesque “Sheela na gig””
7 locals recommend
“Great spot, new owners so I've not been this season yet but it still looks amazing. Great for a refuel after hiking out to the old temple at Northton. ”
6 locals recommend
“Delicous home made take-away food, home made bread and cakes more right beside Northton beach”
6 locals recommend
“Right next to the ferry terminal and so very busy,and lively, during the tourist season from April to September.”
6 locals recommend
“Excellent Seafood in a lovely location watch the ferry to the southern isles arrive and depart and enjoy a drink in their lovely wee bar.”
4 locals recommend
“An amazing spot for a golf course. This is a nine hole course which can be very challenging but is definitely not to be missed. Fioran has corporate membership so we can offer you a complementary round of 18 holes.”
5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Stunning photography and excellent coffee (with a great view!) Well worth a visit when travelling to or from Tarbert. (ps try the Green & Blacks chocolate cake!)”
4 locals recommend
“Traditional scottish food with a twist. Lovely vegetarian haggis last time I ate there. Good food though not a huge choice. Friendly staff”
6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The highest mountain in the Western Isles, at 799m. A stiff climb but on a clear day there are fantastic views over the whole island.”
3 locals recommend
“Andrew and Emma combine artistic and culinary skills to delight the eye and the palate”
4 locals recommend
“Ceramics by Nikolai Globe and beautiful black and white photographs by Beka Globe displayed in a converted mission house. ”
5 locals recommend
1 local recommends