Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

Taking in the Highlands, and Scottish islands including Orkney, Shetland, Skye, and the Western Isles (Harris, Lewis, North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray, Barra, and Eriskay)










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Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel

Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel
Grantown-on-Spey, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park just 20 minutes drive form Aviemore this elegant Country House which was once the home of Sir Thomas Lipton and … more >>

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This political and religious manifesto of 1638 was signed by those opposed to Charles I's religious policy in Scotland



19 July, 1545

Mary Rose sinks off Portsmouth

The Mary Rose was Henry VIII's pride and joy, and the ship sank while Henry watched from the shore.

This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses





Accommodation

Fort William (Self catering)
Glen Dessary, Fort William

Glen Dessary

This cosy detached wooden chalet sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms close to Fort William in the Scottish Highlands.
Sleeps 4

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
View for Two, Dunvegan

View for Two

This first floor well-appointed apartment is situated above the owners' home in the popular village of Dunvegan on the delightful Isle of Skye and can sleep two people in one …
Sleeps 2

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