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The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

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The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

Hi!

I'm thinking it would have to be on the west side of course, any particular place that's not too hard to get to?

I'm okay for a good walk, but not too challenging. Gotta watch the asthma. :-P

Thanks!

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1. Re: The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

The Museum of Island life, on the Trotternish near Flora MacDonald's grave, is worth a visit in its own right. In accessed by road, elevated and looks West over the Outer Hebrides. I haven't been their at sunset but my guess would be it's a good spot.

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2. Re: The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

Hi

You don't have to be on the west if you go up high. I tried Sgurr na Guillean in the Cuillins, but getting down again was a bit interesting :) so I wouldn't suggest that!

I'd imagine Ben Tianavaig opposite Portree would be excellent, but it would be a bit of a long hawl down in the dark.

Probably the hill road over the quiraing down to uig would fit the bill - the sun setting over the outer hebrides...

Oh dear, now I'm feeling homesick!

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3. Re: The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

I've been looking at Uig actually to stay the night on Skye... The museum of Island life is something I definately want to see, and I really want to walk through the Faerie Glen! So maybe that's the place to head to!

Thanks for the replies! :-)

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4. Re: The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

The museum is only 15 minutes drive from Uig so you could easily do both.

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5. Re: The best places to see the sunset on Skye?

The museum is only 15 minutes drive from Uig so you could easily do both.

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