When you are visiting Gairloch, do spend some time at Gairloch Beach.
When it comes to getting the best bang for your buck from your holidays, remember that Gairloch is merely just the start; Scotland is home to a treasure-trove of natural and man-made attractions. You may also wish to check out Dundonnell, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Ullapool 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest of Gairloch is Isle of Skye, a regional center home to Macleod's Tables, Caisteal Maol and Skye Serpentarium. Dunvegan Castle, Trumpan Church and Talisker Distillery are also good places to visit.
For a window into local culture, head straight to Scotland's nature museums, history museums and art museums. Sample a little local culture amid the great outdoors at Scotland's fascinating gardens and open-air museums.
Water-based sports are a popular pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go swimming or boating; this region has some great spots for it. This place also boasts a range of once in a lifetime experiences such as hot air ballooning.
Keep in mind, a ticket to a new place is one of the rare things that makes you wealthier. Your time in Gairloch will reward you with memories you'll cherish for a lifetime.