South Uist Vacations
Do visit the Kildonan Museum while you are in South Uist.
It's no surprise South Uist is so popular with with international and local vacationers alike; the surrounding region is an Aladdin's Cave of great sights and attractions. Castlebay, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, while Lochmaddy is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south.
When it's time to spread your wings, why not visit the nearest regional center. Portree is approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) away and features visitor attractions including Sgurr na Banachdich, Sgurr Alasdair and Flora Macdonald's Grave. If you're still looking for things to do, be sure to visit Somerled Square, Portree Harbour and Old Man of Storr before you return to South Uist.
Visitors with an interest in history will enjoy the region's fine old ruins, traditional villages and historic mansions.
Why don't you take the opportunity to relax and enjoy during gentle pastimes such as shore fishing and cycling. Both are popular with both tourists and locals alike. Scottish Islands offers some great options for active travelers with a love of watersports. Swimming and fishing are some of the popular choices here.
Grab your camera, fill up your suitcase and head off to this amazingly beautiful place.