The North Mainland Tour

We depart from Lerwick, head south and west to Scalloway, then travel north through the Tingwall Valley to Weisdale, Kergord Valley, Voe, Brae, Mavis Grind (the narrowest part of Shetland) and carry on up to Hillswick.
We'll take in the cliffs of Eshaness and our impressive red granite
Ronas Hill along the way.
We'll see wild Shetland ponies on the peat hills, and puffins at Eshaness.

- Lunch Break: at the Braewick Cafe or St. Magnus Bay Hotel -

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The track of our tour is shown in scarlet.

We'll visit at least six attractions
from this selection


Scalloway Castle
Built for Earl Patrick Stewart,
in the late 16th century.

Scalloway Museum
Home of the Shetland Bus exhibition, and much more besides.


Tingwall Valley

Law Ting Holm
We'll visit the site of the
old Viking Parliament.
Tingwall Walster Weavers
Traditional handloom weaving
of original designs.
Weisdale Shetland Jewellery
We'll have a guided tour of the premises, and watch the silversmiths at work.

Brae Wick and The Drongs

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Hillswick Wildlife Sanctuary:
Meet rescued seals and otters.


Ronas Hill

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Tangwick Haa Museum
(near Eshaness)
A peek at local history

Eshaness Cliffs and Lighthouse

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