Stornoway - Great Bernera Trail

Excursion

Price from

73 GBP

Duration

5h

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

E-STO5


Walk the western shore of Great Bernera with a local guide.
  • Great Bernera island is the largest in Loch Roag

  • Walk the western shore of Great Bernara with a local guide

  • Admire the dramatic views towards Uig on the way to Bostadh and look out for wildlife along the way

  • See the Iron Age village and admire a replica of one of its houses


Iron Age village

Walk past a series of sea lochs, through grassy moorlands with spectacular scenery. Visit the Iron Age village at Bostadh Beach, with a life-size replica of a ‘jelly baby’ house – the name comes from its distinctive blob shape. Take time to walk around this remarkable reconstruction for an insight into the life of the Norse people of this ancient community from around the year 500AD.

Practical information

Practical information: 

  • Remarks/requirements: Warm, waterproof clothing and sturdy footwear is essential. 

  • Walking information: Approximately 1 hour of walking. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.

  • Language: English.