Scenic drives suggestions for touring around Scotland.

Driving in Scotland, especially heading to the remote parts, can be a pure joy.

Visit Scotland have started another list of the best drives in Scotland on their blog although I think they need to make better use of some of the better photography available to them.

They have gone for the following but this time with our pictures:

1.  Rest and Be Thankful pass on the A83 – we don’t have one yet – any donors?

2. Traigh Sheileboist at Seilebost

Veiw across the beach towards a high hill in the distance.

Traigh Sheileboist at Seilebost – taken from the road. A classic view of Harris and in nice evening light.

3. Glencoe to Fort William

snow covered ground with a clear road and the mountain

The dramatic entrance to Glencoe on the A 82 to Fort William past the Buachaille

One day I hope to produce the definitive list of must drive roads in Scotland. We have a couple of previous posts on it.

See the best roads in Scotland Part 2

About photographicviewscotland

Photographers of Scotland's landscape and remote places and arts and craft makers. Mhairi is also making needle felted animals under the name of the Woof in the Wool. We live in Abernethy in Perthshire, Scotland.
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4 Responses to Scenic drives suggestions for touring around Scotland.

  1. LensScaper says:

    Beautiful view of Harris.

  2. wild2012 says:

    You beat me to it – this is a post I’m planning to do at some point soon ! I agree the Visit Scotland list is a little limited. I’ll have to put my thinking cap on some more but I would also offer up the A849 from Craignure to Ffionphort on Mull, Callander to Aberfoyle via the Duke’s Pass, the Pitlochry-Aberfeldy-Tummel Bridge circuit – plus some great little B roads on Skye and the Borders.

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