There are many excellent websites already detailing 'things to see and do' further afield in the Hebrides. We will list some of them below.

Outer Hebrides Tourism 

Visit Scotland

Explore Isle of Lewis

Virtual Hebrides

Walk Highlands



Much of Uig is single track. Use passing places to pull over and allow other cars to pass you if they appear to be in a hurry!

Cal Mac Ferries

Ferry ticket bookings. Either Ullapool-Stornoway or Uig (on Skye!) to Tarbert.

Uig is approx: 50mins from Stornoway or 1hr 15 from Tarbert. BOOK AHEAD DURING PEAK MONTHS


Logan Air

Flights tend to be expensive to Stornoway.

If you have time on your hands you can fly Easyjet from most places to Inverness and then hop on the bus to Ullapool and take the ferry as a foot passenger.


Buses from Ullapool to Inverness. Takes approximately 1hr 20 and coincides with ferry times.