Laced with drama and intrigue, a journey through the Highlands will give you a true sense and feel of the region’s wild soul. You’ll explore endless miles of wilderness, ancient natural landmarks shrouded in mystery, and blissful peace and quiet on sparkling beaches. Time to unwind!

Silver Sands of Morar

The Silver Sands of Morar are a celebrated series of beautiful sandy beaches, which pepper the coastline from Arisaig to Morar. A stunning string of white sandy beaches, with spectacular views out to the Small Isles of Rum, Eigg, Muck and Canna, the Silver Sands of Morar are a spectacular destination. A popular place with walkers, the beaches are all accessible from the road and can be enjoyed individually or as a trail. The beaches incorporate the back of Keppoch and Camusdarach on the coastline.

Port na Murrach, near Arisaig

This popular walk heads out from the end of the Rhu road to visit a secluded and sheltered sandy beach, with great views out to the islands along the way.

Camusdarach, near Arisaig

With a spectacular view to the jagged crest of Cuillin on the Isle of Skye, the rugged blue peaks of Rum and the steep sea cliff of Eigg, Camusdarach is breathtaking. With plenty of opportunities for swimming, rock pooling and walking, the beach is a great place to spend a day. Camusdarach is the beach featured in the film Local Hero and is a popular place on tours of film locations.